Oasis, Dunes & Desert Tour of Morocco
7 Day tour of Morocco’s south including Ouazazate, Marrakesh, Erfoud, Zagora, and more!
Pricing and Departure Dates
Low Season: $880 pp/do for 4 people | $1185 pp/do for 3 people | $1540 for 2 people pp/do
Single Supplement: $195
2016: Jun 5, 12, 19, 26; Jul 3, 10; Aug 7, 14, 21, 28
Shoulder Season: $990 pp/do for 4 people | $1305 pp/do for 3 people | $1654 pp/do for 2 people
Single Supplement: $210
2016: Jul 17, 24, 31; Sep 4, 11, 18, 25
High Season: $1070 pp/do for 4 people | $1385 pp/do for 3 people | $1735 pp/do for 2 people
Single Supplement: $225
2016: Mar 20, 27; Apr 3, 10, 17, 24; May 1, 8 15, 22, 29; Oct 2, 9, 16, 23, 30
Prices are per person, double occupancy, land only.
Arrive in Marrakesh, the “Pearl of the South.” You will be met and transferred to your hotel for check-in before continuing on a day tour of the city. Marrakesh was founded in the 11th century by the Almoravides. The first stop will be at the Koutoubia Minaret followed by the Saadien Tombs – a 14th century necropolis, the Dar Si Said Museum, Agdal and Menara gardens, Bahia and Bedii palaces and the tanners square, then you are free for lunch. Afterwards, we continue on to the souks with their narrow paths known for their fascinating colors, and the Jemaa El Fna Square. Overnight in Marrakech.
After breakfast depart for Ouarzazate and Boumalne via Taddert. We will be going through the Tiz-in-Tichka pass (2260m in altitude) which is in the center of the Atlas Mountains. Continue on to Kasbah Telouat via the tarred road. Lunch on your own then visit the ancient ruins of the Kasbah of Ait Benhaddou. Continue on to Boumalne. Dine together at the hotel and overnight in Boumalne..
After breakfast, depart to the Dades Gorges then continue on to the Todra Gorges. Lunch at leisure then continue on to Erfoud at the edge of the Sahara Desert for dinner and overnight.
After breakfast via Alnif to Tazzarine with some free time en route for lunch. Continue on to Zagora. Check in to the hotel for dinner and overnight.
After breakfast visit Zagora and the Tinfou dunes. Lunch on your own. Continuation to Ouarzazate through the Draa Valley. On arrival check in at the hotel for dinner and overnight.
After breakfast, enjoy a sightseeing tour of Ouarzazate with Tifoultout and Taourirt Kasbahs. Lunch is at your leisure then depart for Marrakesh. Dinner and overnight in Marrakesh.
After breakfast, depart for Marrakesh Menara airport where there will be assistance with departure formalities.
End of services.
Cities and Sites to be visited:
Agdz, Albnif, Marrakesh, Berber Village of Ait Ben-haddou, Dades Gorges, Draa Valley, El Kelaa de M’gouna, M’semrir, Ouarzazate, Tansikht, Tazzarine, Tichka Pass/Atlas Mountains, Tinghir, Todra Gorges, and Zagora.
- 6 Nights at Full Board (breakfast, lunch and dinner)
- Transportation by deluxe A/C minivan for whole tour
- Multi-lingual Guide (English & Spanish)
- Entrance fees to Monuments
- Porterage of luggage
- Taxes and service fees
- Air fare
- Personal expenses such as room service, mini-bar charges, telephone/fax calls, laundry, dry cleaning, etc.
- Optional tours or entrance fees not shown on the itinerary.
- Refreshments, alcoholic beverages, snacks, etc., en route or during meals
- Tips for guide and driver (we usually recommend $4 for the driver and $8 for the guide, per person per day).
- Travel insurance – which we highly recommend you purchase.
Holiday Season Surcharges apply Supplement for excursion to Merzouga Dunes by Land Rover and Bivouac night at the Dunes $75.00, minimum 2 people
Marrakesh: Atlas Asni
Boumalne: Xaluca Dades
Ouarzazate: Berbere Palace