From Marrakech: Sahara Desert 2-Day Trip with Camel Ride

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Escape the city and experience the stunning sand dunes of Erg Lihoudi Mhamid Desert on this private 2-day trip. Visit fortified Kasbahs, explore Ouarzazate, Draa Valley, and Zagora, and ride a camel.


  • Cross the High Atlas Mountains through the Tizi N'tichka pass
  • Explore the Kasbah of Ait Benhaddou (UNESCO World Heritage Site)
  • Enjoy a camel ride through the Erg Lihoudi Dunes
  • See Ounila Valley


Explore Erg Lihoudi Mhamid Desert's beautiful sand dunes, experience the sunset on camelback, visit Ouarzazate, Draa Valley, and Zagora, and visit ancient fortified villages. Spend the evening under the stars in a comfortable tent and enjoy a traditional meal by the campfire. Day 1:Meet your guide outside your Marrakech accommodation. Cross over the High Atlas Mountains via the famous Tizi-N-Tichka, stopping to take in the breathtaking views. Enjoy a delicious lunch in Ouarzazate, and continue south to the Low Atlas Mountains. Marvel at the stunning canyons and snap photos of the looming mountains. Drive through the Draa Valley and see a Palm grove, an iconic oasis, and ancient Kasbahs. Arrive at Erg Lihoudi Dunes in time for a sunset camel ride, followed by a traditional dinner served by a campfire. Enjoy a blissful night's sleep under the stars in a tent. Day 2:Reach the top of the dunes just in time to see the beautiful desert sunrise. Enjoy a quick breakfast at the camp, and drive to the fortified village Kasbah of Ait Benhaddou. After a wonderful lunch, head to Kasbah Telouet through the fascinating Ouinila Valley, with its contrasting rocky canyons and lush fields. Return to your Marrakech accommodation through the stunning High Atlas Mountains.


Private transportation Driver and guide Pickup and drop-off at your hotel in Marrakech Camel trekking in the desert Overnight stay in a traditional nomad desert camp in Erg Lihoudi Dinner

Important Information

  • This is an overnight trip that includes a camel ride and a stay in a tent

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Cancel up to 24 hours in advance for a full refund


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