Dunes & Casbahs

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Time Type Code
4 days Tour CIR11
Number of persons Price from 2 to 3 Per Price from 4 to 5 Per Price from 6 to 7 Pe Total price for 8+ per
Price per person (€) 575 € 485 € 475 € Quote request

Included in the price

Transfer in a confortable 4×4 or minibus – Location of material for Bivouac – Nights and dinners in a lodge.

Not included in the price

Insurance repatriation – Your drinks and lunches – Tips and personal expense – Camel back excursions.

For those who love the Shara and its dunes, this journey takes you through a real discovery of the desert, the stunning palm groove of Oued Draa, and lastly the fortified village of Aït Behandou that is listed as one of the UNESCO world heritage site.

The high Atlas – The Aït Behadou kasr – The Irriki lake – The El Mhazhil erg – The el Aabidliya erg – Drâa palm groove.

Day 1 : Marrakech / Tichka Pass / Valley Ounila / Ait Benhadou

Meet with your driver and then drive in 4 × 4 to the south. We cross the high atlas by the Tichka Pass 2260 m and then descend towards the Cover of Telouet. We then visit the impressive Kasbah of El Glaoui, former Pasha of Marrakech and the great south. After lunch we go along the beautiful valley of Ounila with its beautiful adobe casbahs and we offer a walk to visit the Ksar, a fortified village inscribed as a world heritage of Unesco. We dine and spend the night in a charming guest house. 4h30 of road. 1h walking tour.

Day 2 : Taznakhte / Foum Zguid / The Dunes of Chgaga

We leave for the village of Taznakhte, famous for the quality of its carpets Ouaouzguiti. We then head south along a beautiful palm grove and then lunch in the desert once past Zguid. We then follow an eastern track and cross the enormous dry lake of the Irriki as well as the dunes of erg El Ghoul and Elaabidliya. We finally join our nomadic bivouac in the dunes of Chgaga which constitute an ideal observation post for those who wish to admire the sunset! Dinner and overnight in bivouac. 5h of road and track.

Day 3 : Mhamid / The Draa Valley / Zagora / Agdez

Walking with feet or back of camels in the magnificent desert of chgaga where the dunes stretch as far as the eye can see. We then leave for Mhamid and the valley of Draa, then towards Zagora and Tinzouline and finally join a guest house near the village of Agdez. 4h30 of track and road.

Day 4 : Ouarzazate / Imini / The Tichka Pass / Marrakech

We go towards Ouarzazate by the Tinififte pass and then towards Tabourahte, Imini and Aguim before crossing the Tichka pass. We lunch along the way and then head towards Tadarte and Ait barka before reaching Marrakech. 5h30 of road.

Nights in guest houses and camp in tent.

Formalities :

A passport valid for 3 months from the day of entry into Morocco is required (essential), for nationals of the European Community (no visa).

For minors, they must have their own passport.

If the child is traveling with someone other than his or her parents :

An authorization or a legalized letter to the mayor indicating that their parents allow their child to go on a trip with the person accompanying him / her.

Health :

It is about being healthy. Provide a small pharmacy kit (dressings, aspirin, anti-inflammatories, antibiotics, anti-diarrhea, total screen, lip balm, eye drops).

Water and drinks :

Drinks are not included in the price.

The price :

All our prices vary according to the number of participants.

The price indicated will be definitive (there will be no surprises of the additional costs!).

Framing :

You will be accompanied by your driver.

You will be notified of the schedule and the meeting point with your driver.

Money and tips :

Currency is the Dirham. 1 € = 10.60 Dh.

Provide cash to pay for your drinks and meals if not included in the estimate, and for tips for the team accompanying you during your trip.

Accommodation :

You will be informed of the names of your accommodations in the technical sheet.

Clothing and small items :

It is necessary to wear comfortable shoes for walking and walking. It is hot during the day but the nights can be cool. It is therefore advisable to provide outfits accordingly: Anorak - polar - jogging - T-shirts - Bermudas - hat or chèque, and sunglasses.

Meals :

They will be near small restaurants and your accommodation

Travel and Transportation :

4x4 Toyota Land Cruiser, Pajero or similar are dedicated to these circuits. For your comfort and safety all vehicles have a tourist transport approval.

Photo / Videos :

Always ask for permission before photographing a person.

It is forbidden to photograph or film anything that is military.

Digital cameras: Have enough memory and batteries.

In cities you will find lab-photos to transfer your files to CD.