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Off-Roads and Erg Chigaga Morocco Cultural Tour, 9 Days

Morocco Off-Roads Tour, 9 Days

Marrakech • Imi-n-Ifri Natural Bridge • Ameridil Kasbah • Dades Gorges & Todgha Gorge • Nkob • Tamegroute • Erg Chigaga desert • Ouarzazate • Tizi n’Tichka • Marrakech

Discover the best of Morocco by going off-roads. During this journey will be able to see the picturesque gorges of Imi n’Ifri and the mountain path of Tizi n’Tichka with its breathtaking views, the Amridil Kasbah, Morocco's 17th century most coveted kasbah, and the Thousand Kasbahs route, the wildest desert of Erg Chigaga - the largest sand sea in Morocco, a splendid stretch of towering dunes golden sand.


  • Private transportation
  • Local experience
  • Breakfast (9)
  • Lunch (5)
  • Dinner (6)


  • Gratuities



  • Traveler pickup is offered, including Menara Airport, Marrakech
  • Departure Time: 07:00 AM - 11:30 PM



    Welcome to the Capital of tourism and people’s first taste of Morocco. Today is your first touch of Morocco with your private Marrakech born and bred guide. You embark exploring the Red City from its old part with its Medina’s skinny lanes that leads to lavish sites, tombs and religious monuments decked out in marble. Bahia and El-Badii Palace and Saadien’s Tombs will be your targets. Afterward, you driver/Tour Guide will pick you up for the outside medina visit to explore the Majorelle garden, Museum Saint Laurent, Berber Museum. While in Marrakech you will surely encounter thousands of motorcyclists and horse-carts roaming in the city and some of them pull over next the vast square of Jemaa El-Fnaa where it’s carnival night every night and musicians, snaks Charmers acrobats, storytellers and slapstick acting troupes tap into the Medina frenetic pulse.
    Duration: 6 hours. Ticket Free.
    Accommodation: overnight at a Riad in the heart of the Medina of Marrakech (the old walled part of the city).
    Meals: Breakfast
    Stop 1. Imi-n-Ifri Natural Bridge. Duration: 2 hours. Ticket Free.
    Your adventure Culatural tour in Morocco truly begins with a jump start today, you will picked up by your drive/tour guide east of Marrakech in the central high Atlas accessible through the regional hub of Demnate, a lively town to explore. 6km east of Demnate you encounter the route to the picturesque gorges of Imi n’Ifri, a nature travertine bridge that formed over gorges 1.8 million years ago. The paths are clearly marked by the bridge so that you can walk down into the gorges and through the toothy maw by yourself.
    Stop 2. Kasbah Amridil. Duration: 1 hour. Ticket Not Included.
    Follow the road to Skoura, a startling range of imposing Kasbahs. Besides, the Ameridil Oued is an extraordinary sight even from the road and the grandest and most extravagantly decorated Ameridil Kasbah, which was once owned by the Glaoui family and which dominates the wadi. the restored interior is now open to visitors.
    Accommodation: overnight at one of the old Kasbahs that become a hotel for visitors
    Meals: Breakfast, Dinner
    Stop 1. Dades Gorges. Duration: 2 hours. Ticket Free.
    Via the valley of a thousand Kasbahs and 50km away of Skoura we cannot miss the bottles of local rosewater for sale in Kelaa M’gouna a small town that is famous for roses and daggers. After that we take off-road onto the Atlas and the M’goun Mountain to glimpse some best views along hidden livestock to the ancient rust-red and a series of crumbling Kasbahs & Ksour line the valley of Dades. While you are there you should not miss the Monkey toes, one of nature’s wonder.
    Stop 2. Todgha Gorge. Duration: 2 hours.Ticket Free.
    Head to not-to-miss Todgha gorges, where you’ll be stuck between gigantic rock walls and a hard place is a sublime experience. Sheer cliffs 300m high rise up dramatically each side of the narrow corridor that form the gorge, and Wadi Todgha flows through this great geological fault and on into the Tinghir palm grove.
    Accommodation: night will be in a typical Moroccan Hotel in the middle of the gorges.
    Meals: Breakfast Lunch Dinner
    Stop 1. Nkob. Duration: 3 hours. Ticket Free.
    This morning you’ll have the chance to see Todgha Gorges by day light with its gigantic rock walls changing color to magical effects as the day unfolds. Later on you leave Todgha gorges towards the rambling Ksar of N’kob with its prehistoric rock-carving sites and 45 mud-brick ksours make you stop by and stare. The name N’kob comes from a cave that once served as a lodging for nomads.
    Accommodation: overnight at a Kasbah Hotel
    Meals: Breakfast Dinner
    Stop 1. Tamegroute. Duration: 2 hours. Ticket Not Included.
    Today, we set the compass for southeast head to Morocco’s wildest desert via Draa valley, a 125km belt of palm trees oases that eventually merges into the Sahara near M’hamid. We’ll stop in an unusual place that was once the most important settlement in the Valley of Draa with its green potry. The Zawiya Naciria is still a site of pilgrimage and refuge for the mentally-ill and a working Quranic school with a library that was once the richest in Morocco of ancient illuminated texts containing 4000 books.
    Stop 2. M'Hamid. Duration: 3 hours. Ticket Free.
    Leave Temegroute through a dauntingly bleak landscape of sun-scorched rubble to the end of paved road of M’hamid El-Ghizlane, the climax of this tour and the gateway to the towering dunes of Erg Chigaga.
    Accommodation: night will be in a typical mud-brick Moroccan Hotel
    Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
    Stop 1. Atmospher Erg Chigaga. Duration: 8 hours. Ticket Free.
    Accommodation: overnight will be in a Bedouin style tent in the middle of the desert.
    Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
    Stop 1. Atmospher Erg Chigaga. Duration: 8 hours. Ticket Free.
    Accommodation: overnight will be in a Bedouin style tent in the middle of the desert.
    Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
    Stop 1. Ouarzazate. Duration: 3 hours. Ticket Free.
    Wake by dawn to watch the sun starting its daily arc with a cool blue morning sky as it replaces the Sahara shadows just before becoming a glowing ball of fire. You exit Erg Chigaga head to north to Ouarzazate via a rough-road out of the desert through the 80s km long dry lake bed of Lac Iriki that made well-known by the Paris-Dakar rally and through the sahel and reg to Foum Zguid and then 85km north to Taznakht, a handy stop for a quick bite coffee, petrol and, yes, carpet. Arriving to the strategically located Ouarzazate.
    Accommodation: overnight in a charming typical 3 stars Moroccan Hotel with private bath, hot water and good service.
    Meals: Breakfast
  9. Ouarzazate - Ait Benhadou - Tizi n’Tichka - Marrakech
    Stop 1. Taourirt Kasbah. Duration: 1 hour. Ticket Not Included.
    This morning we will start by Ouarzazate only historic building, the Taourirt Kasbah that begun in the 18th century and renovated in the 19th, the Kasbah has been undergoing restoration from time to time since 1994. It was once housed the large Glaoui family who were the Lords of the south and controlled access to the High Atlas.
    Stop 2. Atlas Film Studio. Duration: 1 hour. Ticket Not Included.
    We drive in about 6km northwest outside Ouarzazate, off the road to Marrakech, are the Atlas Film Studios, surrounded by high pisé walls that looks as if they are defended by giant hollywood style, pseudo Egyptian figures. hundreds of films have been shot inthis region including Prison Break, Game of Thrones and many others.
    Stop 3. Ksar of Ait-Ben-Haddou. Duration: 1 hour. Ticket Free.
    later on, you leave « Ouallywood » and head to Marrakech through some of Morocco’s most stunning landscapes beginning by Ait Benhadou, the UNESCO-protected red mud-brick Ksar from the 11th century. built near water and arable land, in a place safe from foreign attack, it contains an impressive group of ochre pisé kasbahs. Stop 4. Tizi n Tichka. After lunch with a local family and the visit of the Ksar we drive along craggy cliff tops to tiny Berber villages in the North Africa’s highest mountain range via the splendid Glaoui Kasbah in Talouate and the lush green Ounilla Valley all the way through the Tizi n’Tichka pass (2260m).
    Accommodation: overnight at a charming Riad in the Medina with private bath, hot water and good service.
    Meals: Breakfast, Lunch


Additional Info: this experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund.