Casablanca Desert Tour To Erg Chebbi Dunes

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Private Desert Tour From Casablanca To Erg Chebbi Dunes Desert Camp

This private desert tour from Casablanca to Erg Chebbi dunes gives travelers based in Casablanca the opportunity to discover Erg Chebbi dunes in the sahara desert and experience some of the greatest desert activities like sleeping in the best Erg Chebbi desert camp, camel trekking, sandboarding and Berber music around the fire under stars.

Tour In Brief

  • MDT20-16

    Tour Code

  • 4 To 10 Days

    Duration

  • Standard

    Level

  • Casablanca

    Starts From

  • Casablanca

    Ends At

  • 1/5

    Physical Demands

Click On The Duration You Wish To See The Itinerary And Prices

Day 1 : Casablanca - Marrakech - Tizi n'Tichka Pass - Telouet - Ait Benhaddou Village

  • Accommodations : Kasbah La Cigogne in Ait Benhaddou Village
  • Meals : Diner
  • Distance : 430 km
  • Departure Time : 7am

Day 2 : Ait Benhaddou Village - Ouarzazate - Skoura - Dades Gorge - Todra Gorge - Rissani - Erg Chebbi Desert Camp

  • Accommodations : Erg Chebbi Desert Camp
  • Meals : Breakfast + Diner
  • Distance : 400 km

Day 3 : Erg Chebbi Desert Camp

  • Accommodations : Erg Chebbi Desert Camp
  • Meals : Breakfast + Lunch + Diner

Day 4 : Erg Chebbi Desert Camp

  • Accommodations : Erg Chebbi Desert Camp
  • Meals : Breakfast + Lunch + Diner

Day 5 : Erg Chebbi Desert Camp

  • Accommodations : Erg Chebbi Desert Camp
  • Meals : Breakfast + Lunch + Diner

Day 6 : Erg Chebbi Desert Camp

  • Accommodations : Erg Chebbi Desert Camp
  • Meals : Breakfast + Lunch + Diner

Day 7 : Erg Chebbi Desert Camp

  • Accommodations : Erg Chebbi Desert Camp
  • Meals : Breakfast + Lunch + Diner

Day 8 : Erg Chebbi Desert Camp

  • Accommodations : Erg Chebbi Desert Camp
  • Meals : Breakfast + Lunch + Diner

Day 9 : Erg Chebbi Desert Camp - Rissani - Anif - Nkob - Agdz

  • Accommodations : Dar Amazir in Agdz
  • Meals : Breakfast
  • Distance : 300 km

Day 10 : Agdz - Ouarzazate - Tizi n'Tichka Pass - Marrakech - Casablanca

  • Meals : Breakfast
  • Distance : 510 km
  • Arrival Time : 6pm

1 Person(s)

1890 EUR / person

  • Private Car
  • Single Room
  • Private Tent

2 Person(s)

1070 EUR / person

  • Private Car
  • Double/Twin Room
  • Private Tent

3 Person(s)

810 EUR / person

  • Private Car
  • Triple Room
  • Private Tent

4 Person(s)

670 EUR / person

  • Private Car
  • 2 Double/Twin Rooms
  • 2 Private Tents

5 Person(s)

595 EUR / person

  • Private Car
  • 3 Rooms
  • 3 Private Tents

6 Person(s)

540 EUR / person

  • Private Car
  • 3 Rooms
  • 3 Private Tents

Day 1 : Casablanca - Marrakech - Tizi n'Tichka Pass - Telouet - Ait Benhaddou Village

  • Accommodations : Kasbah La Cigogne in Ait Benhaddou Village
  • Meals : Diner
  • Distance : 430 km
  • Departure Time : 7am

Day 2 : Ait Benhaddou Village - Ouarzazate - Skoura - Dades Gorge - Todra Gorge - Rissani - Erg Chebbi Desert Camp

  • Accommodations : Erg Chebbi Desert Camp
  • Meals : Breakfast + Diner
  • Distance : 400 km

Day 3 : Erg Chebbi Desert Camp

  • Accommodations : Erg Chebbi Desert Camp
  • Meals : Breakfast + Lunch + Diner

Day 4 : Erg Chebbi Desert Camp

  • Accommodations : Erg Chebbi Desert Camp
  • Meals : Breakfast + Lunch + Diner

Day 5 : Erg Chebbi Desert Camp

  • Accommodations : Erg Chebbi Desert Camp
  • Meals : Breakfast + Lunch + Diner

Day 6 : Erg Chebbi Desert Camp

  • Accommodations : Erg Chebbi Desert Camp
  • Meals : Breakfast + Lunch + Diner

Day 7 : Erg Chebbi Desert Camp

  • Accommodations : Erg Chebbi Desert Camp
  • Meals : Breakfast + Lunch + Diner

Day 8 : Erg Chebbi Desert Camp - Rissani - Anif - Nkob - Agdz

  • Accommodations : Dar Amazir in Agdz
  • Meals : Breakfast
  • Distance : 300 km

Day 9 : Agdz - Ouarzazate - Tizi n'Tichka Pass - Marrakech - Casablanca

  • Meals : Breakfast
  • Distance : 510 km
  • Arrival Time : 6pm

1 Person(s)

1710 EUR / person

  • Private Car
  • Single Room
  • Private Tent

2 Person(s)

970 EUR / person

  • Private Car
  • Double/Twin Room
  • Private Tent

3 Person(s)

730 EUR / person

  • Private Car
  • 2 Rooms
  • Private Tent

4 Person(s)

610 EUR / person

  • Private Car
  • 2 Double/Twin Rooms
  • 2 Private Tents

5 Person(s)

540 EUR / person

  • Private Car
  • 3 Rooms
  • 3 Private Tents

6 Person(s)

480 EUR / person

  • Private Car
  • 3 Rooms
  • 3 Private Tents

Day 1 : Casablanca - Marrakech - Tizi n'Tichka Pass - Telouet - Ait Benhaddou Village

  • Accommodations : Kasbah La Cigogne in Ait Benhaddou Village
  • Meals : Diner
  • Distance : 430 km
  • Departure Time : 7am

Day 2 : Ait Benhaddou Village - Ouarzazate - Skoura - Dades Gorge - Todra Gorge - Rissani - Erg Chebbi Desert Camp

  • Accommodations : Erg Chebbi Desert Camp
  • Meals : Breakfast + Diner
  • Distance : 400 km

Day 3 : Erg Chebbi Desert Camp

  • Accommodations : Erg Chebbi Desert Camp
  • Meals : Breakfast + Lunch + Diner

Day 4 : Erg Chebbi Desert Camp

  • Accommodations : Erg Chebbi Desert Camp
  • Meals : Breakfast + Lunch + Diner

Day 5 : Erg Chebbi Desert Camp

  • Accommodations : Erg Chebbi Desert Camp
  • Meals : Breakfast + Lunch + Diner

Day 6 : Erg Chebbi Desert Camp

  • Accommodations : Erg Chebbi Desert Camp
  • Meals : Breakfast + Lunch + Diner

Day 7 : Erg Chebbi Desert Camp - Rissani - Anif - Nkob - Agdz

  • Accommodations : Dar Amazir in Agdz
  • Meals : Breakfast
  • Distance : 300 km

Day 8 : Agdz - Ouarzazate - Tizi n'Tichka Pass - Marrakech - Casablanca

  • Meals : Breakfast
  • Distance : 510 km
  • Arrival Time : 6pm

1 Person(s)

1530 EUR / person

  • Private Car
  • Single Room
  • Private Tent

2 Person(s)

860 EUR / person

  • Private Car
  • Double/Twin Room
  • Private Tent

3 Person(s)

650 EUR / person

  • Private Car
  • 2 Rooms
  • 2 Private Tents

4 Person(s)

540 EUR / person

  • Private Car
  • 2 Double/Twin Rooms
  • 2 Private Tents

5 Person(s)

480 EUR / person

  • Private Car
  • 3 Rooms
  • 3 Private Tents

6 Person(s)

430 EUR / person

  • Private Car
  • 3 Rooms
  • 3 Private Tents

Day 1 : Casablanca - Marrakech - Tizi n'Tichka Pass - Telouet - Ait Benhaddou Village

  • Accommodations : Kasbah La Cigogne in Ait Benhaddou Village
  • Meals : Diner
  • Distance : 430 km
  • Departure Time : 7am

Day 2 : Ait Benhaddou Village - Ouarzazate - Skoura - Dades Gorge - Todra Gorge - Rissani - Erg Chebbi Desert Camp

  • Accommodations : Erg Chebbi Desert Camp
  • Meals : Breakfast + Diner
  • Distance : 400 km

Day 3 : Erg Chebbi Desert Camp

  • Accommodations : Erg Chebbi Desert Camp
  • Meals : Breakfast + Lunch + Diner

Day 4 : Erg Chebbi Desert Camp

  • Accommodations : Erg Chebbi Desert Camp
  • Meals : Breakfast + Lunch + Diner

Day 5 : Erg Chebbi Desert Camp

  • Accommodations : Erg Chebbi Desert Camp
  • Meals : Breakfast + Lunch + Diner

Day 6 : Erg Chebbi Desert Camp - Rissani - Anif - Nkob - Agdz

  • Accommodations : Dar Amazir in Agdz
  • Meals : Breakfast
  • Distance : 300 km

Day 7 : Agdz - Ouarzazate - Tizi n'Tichka Pass - Marrakech - Casablanca

  • Meals : Breakfast
  • Distance : 510 km
  • Arrival Time : 6pm

1 Person(s)

1350 EUR / person

  • Private Car
  • Single Room
  • Private Tent

2 Person(s)

760 EUR / person

  • Private Car
  • Double/Twin Room
  • Private Tent

3 Person(s)

570 EUR / person

  • Private Car
  • 2 Rooms
  • 2 Private Tents

4 Person(s)

470 EUR / person

  • Private Car
  • 2 Double/Twin Rooms
  • 2 Private Tents

5 Person(s)

420 EUR / person

  • Private Car
  • 3 Rooms
  • 3 Private Tents

6 Person(s)

370 EUR / person

  • Private Car
  • 3 Rooms
  • 3 Private Tents

Day 1 : Casablanca - Marrakech - Tizi n'Tichka Pass - Telouet - Ait Benhaddou Village

  • Accommodations : Kasbah La Cigogne in Ait Benhaddou Village
  • Meals : Diner
  • Distance : 430 km
  • Departure Time : 7am

Day 2 : Ait Benhaddou Village - Ouarzazate - Skoura - Dades Gorge - Todra Gorge - Rissani - Erg Chebbi Desert Camp

  • Accommodations : Erg Chebbi Desert Camp
  • Meals : Breakfast + Diner
  • Distance : 400 km

Day 3 : Erg Chebbi Desert Camp

  • Accommodations : Erg Chebbi Desert Camp
  • Meals : Breakfast + Lunch + Diner

Day 4 : Erg Chebbi Desert Camp

  • Accommodations : Erg Chebbi Desert Camp
  • Meals : Breakfast + Lunch + Diner

Day 5 : Erg Chebbi Desert Camp - Rissani - Anif - Nkob - Agdz

  • Accommodations : Dar Amazir in Agdz
  • Meals : Breakfast
  • Distance : 300 km

Day 6 : Agdz - Ouarzazate - Tizi n'Tichka Pass - Marrakech - Casablanca

  • Meals : Breakfast
  • Distance : 510 km

1 Person(s)

1170 EUR / person

  • Private Car
  • Single Room
  • Private Tent

2 Person(s)

650 EUR / person

  • Private Car
  • Double/Twin Room
  • Private Tent

3 Person(s)

490 EUR / person

  • Private Car
  • 2 Rooms
  • 2 Private Tents

4 Person(s)

399 EUR / person

  • Private Car
  • 2 Double/Twin Rooms
  • 2 Private Tents

5 Person(s)

360 EUR / person

  • Private Car
  • 3 Rooms
  • 3 Private Tents

6 Person(s)

320 EUR / person

  • Private Car
  • 3 Rooms
  • 3 Private Tents

Day 1 : Casablanca - Marrakech - Tizi n'Tichka Pass - Telouet - Ait Benhaddou Village

  • Accommodations : Kasbah La Cigogne in Ait Benhaddou Village
  • Meals : Diner
  • Distance : 430 km
  • Departure Time : 7am

Day 2 : Ait Benhaddou Village - Ouarzazate - Skoura - Dades Gorge - Todra Gorge - Rissani - Erg Chebbi Desert Camp

  • Accommodations : Erg Chebbi Desert Camp
  • Meals : Breakfast + Diner
  • Distance : 400 km

Day 3 : Erg Chebbi Desert Camp

  • Accommodations : Erg Chebbi Desert Camp
  • Meals : Breakfast + Lunch + Diner

Day 4 : Erg Chebbi Desert Camp - Rissani - Anif - Nkob - Agdz

  • Accommodations : Dar Amazir in Agdz
  • Meals : Breakfast
  • Distance : 300 km

Day 5 : Agdz - Ouarzazate - Tizi n'Tichka Pass - Marrakech - Casablanca

  • Meals : Breakfast
  • Distance : 510 km
  • Arrival Time : 6pm

1 Person(s)

990 EUR / person

  • Private Car
  • Single Room
  • Private Tent

2 Person(s)

550 EUR / person

  • Private Car
  • Double/Twin Room
  • Private Tent

3 Person(s)

410 EUR / person

  • Private Car
  • 2 Rooms
  • 2 Private Tents

4 Person(s)

340 EUR / person

  • Private Car
  • 2 Double/Twin Rooms
  • 2 Private Tents

5 Person(s)

295 EUR / person

  • Private Car
  • 3 Rooms
  • 3 Private Tents

6 Person(s)

270 EUR / person

  • Private Car
  • 2 Rooms
  • 3 Private Tents

Day 1 : Casablanca - Marrakech - Tizi n'Tichka Pass - Telouet - Ait Benhaddou Village

  • Accommodations : Kasbah La Cigogne in Ait Benhaddou Village
  • Meals : Diner
  • Distance : 430 km

Day 2 : Ait Benhaddou Village - Ouarzazate - Skoura - Dades Gorge - Todra Gorge - Rissani - Erg Chebbi Desert Camp

  • Accommodations : Erg Chebbi Desert Camp
  • Meals : Breakfast + Diner
  • Distance : 400 km

Day 3 : Erg Chebbi Desert Camp - Rissani - Anif - Nkob - Agdz

  • Accommodations : Dar Amazir in Agdz
  • Meals : Breakfast
  • Distance : 300 km

Day 4 : Agdz - Ouarzazate - Tizi n'Tichka Pass - Marrakech - Casablanca

  • Meals : Breakfast
  • Distance : 510 km

1 Person(s)

810 EUR / person

  • Private Car
  • Single Room
  • Private Tent

2 Person(s)

440 EUR / person

  • Private Car
  • Double/Twin Room
  • Private Tent

3 Person(s)

330 EUR / person

  • Private Car
  • 2 Rooms
  • Private Tent

4 Person(s)

240 EUR / person

  • Private Car
  • 2 Rooms
  • 2 Private Tents

5 Person(s)

240 EUR / person

  • Private Car
  • 3 Rooms
  • 3 Private Tents

6 Person(s)

210 EUR / person

  • Private Car
  • 3 Rooms
  • 3 Private Tents

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What's Included?

  • Private Transportation aboard a comfortable and air conditioned 4x4 vehicle
  • Pick up from your Riad/hotal in Casablanca (or the airport)
  • Drop off at your Riad/hotel in Casablanca (or the airport)
  • English speaking Berber nomad driver
  • Fuel for entire Chebbi travel desert package
  • All nights accommodations
  • Camel trekking in Erg Chebbi dunes
  • Sandboarding in Erg Chebbi dunes
  • Berber music around the fire under stars at the Erg Chebbi desert camp
  • Free stops when you want

What's Not Included?

  • Lunches
  • Drinks
  • Tips
  • Extra

Travel Experiences

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Camel Trekking In Erg Chebbi Dunes

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Sandbording In Erg Chebbi Dunes

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Sleeping in Erg Chebbi desert camp

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Cup of tea or lunch with Berber family

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Sunset/Sunrise in Erg Chebbi dunes

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Stargazing under the sky of Erg Chebbi dunes

Interesting Places On Your Itinerary

Lots of Berber villages

You will pass by a lots of Berber villages during your luxury tour. This will make you discover an other aspect of Morocco.

Tizi n'Tichka Pass

Tizi n'Tichka is a mountain pass in Morocco, linking the south-east of Marrakesh to the city of Ouarzazate through the High Atlas mountains. It lies between the great Marrakech Plains and the gateway of the Sahara Desert. From November - March, snow can often fall on the pass, but it can be warm all year round in the strong sun. It reaches an elevation of 2,260 m above the sea level and is the highest major mountain pass of North Africa. The road was constructed by the French military in 1936, and is now part of National Route 9 in Morocco.

Telouet

Telouet is a Kasbah along the former route of the caravans from the Sahara over the Atlas Mountains to Marrakech. It lies at an elevation of 1,800 metres (5,900 ft) and was the seat of the El Glaoui family's power. The palace can still be visited but it is steadily becoming more damaged and is slowly collapsing. In 2010, work was underway to restore the property.

El Glaoui

Thami El Glaoui or El Haj T'hami el Mezouari el Glaoui (1879 - 23 January 1956), better known in English-speaking countries as T'hami El Glaoui or Lord of the Atlas, was the Pasha of Marrakech from 1912 to 1956. His family name was El Mezouari, from a title given an ancestor by Sultan Moulay Ismail in 1700, while El Glaoui refers to his chieftainship of the Berber Glaoua (Glawa) tribe of Southern Morocco, based at the Kasbah of Telouet in the High Atlas and at Marrakech. He became head of the Glaoua upon the death of his elder brother, Si el Madani, and as an ally of the French in Morocco conspired with them in the overthrow of Sultan Mohammed V.

Ait Benhaddou Kasbah

Ait Benhaddou Kasbah is a fortified city, or ksar, along the former caravan route between the Sahara and Marrakech in present-day Morocco. Most citizens living in the area now live in more modern dwellings in a nearby village, although there are 4 families still living in the ancient city. This giant fortification, which is made up of six Kasbahs and nearly fifty ksars which are individual Kasbahs, is a great example of earthen clay architecture. Which is also use in Moroccan architecture.

Aït Benhaddou has been a UNESCO World Heritage Site since 1987 and several films have been shot there, including:

  • Lawrence Of Arabia (1962)
  • Sodom And Gomorrah (1963)
  • Oedipus Rex (1967)
  • The Man Who Would Be King (film) (1975)
  • The Message (1976)
  • Jesus of Nazareth (1977)
  • Time Bandits (1981)
  • Marco Polo (1982)
  • The Jewel of the Nile (1985)
  • The Living Daylights (1987)
  • The Last Temptation of Christ (1988)
  • The Sheltering Sky (1990)
  • Kundun (1997)
  • The Mummy (1999)
  • Gladiator (2000)
  • Alexander (2004)
  • Kingdom of Heaven (2005)
  • Babel (2006)
  • One Night with the King (2006)
  • Prince of Persia (2010)
  • Son of God (film) (2014)
  • Also used in parts of the TV series Game of Thrones.

Ouarzazate

Ouarzazate nicknamed The door of the desert, is a city and capital of Ouarzazate Province in Drâa-Tafilalet region of south-central Morocco. Ouarzazate is at an elevation of 1,160 metres (3,810 ft) in the middle of a bare plateau south of the High Atlas Mountains. To the south of the town is the desert.

The town is chiefly inhabited by Berber-speakers, who constructed many of the prominent kasbahs and buildings for which the area is known. Ouarzazate is an important holiday destination in Morocco, as a base for excursions across the Draa Valley and into the desert. The fortified village (ksar) of Ait Benhaddou west of the city is a UNESCO World Heritage Site.

Cinema studios (en demand)

Atlas Studios is one of the largest movie studios in the world, in terms of land area. Several historical movies were shot here, including The Living Daylights, Asterix & Obelix: Mission Cleopatra, Lawrence of Arabia, The Man Who Would Be King, Kingdom of Heaven and Babel. It was also the location of an episode of the television series The Amazing Race 10 and Game of thrones: Season 3.

Skoura

Skoura is a town in Ouarzazate Province, Drâa-Tafilalet, Morocco. According to the 2004 census it has a population of 2,808. Skoura is a fertile oasis lined with immense palm groves. The Kasbah Amerhidil is part of Skoura palm grove.

Dades Gorge

Dadès Gorges is a canyon of the Dadès River and lies between the Atlas Mountains and the Jbel Saghro of the Anti-Atlas mountain range, in Morocco.

Berbers built many kasbahs in vicinity of gorges with defence purposes. These many kasbahs together with the natural beauty of the place have contributed to make it a tourist attraction in recent years.

Todgha Gorge

Todgha Gorge is a canyon in the eastern part of the High Atlas Mountains in Morocco, near the town of Tinghir. Both the Todgha and neighbouring Dades Rivers have carved out cliff-sided canyons on their final 40 kilometres (25 mi) through the mountains. The last 600 metres (1,969 ft) of the Todgha gorge are the most spectacular. Here the canyon narrows to a flat stony track, in places as little as 10 metres (33 ft) wide, with sheer and smooth rock walls up to 160 metres (525 ft) high on each side.

Erfoud

Erfoud is an oasis town in the Sahara Desert, in the Drâa-Tafilalet region in eastern Morocco. It is divided into several districts: Hay Salam, Hay Jdid, Hay Ziz, Hay el Bathaa, Hay Annahda, and Hay el Hamri.

Due to its proximity to Merzouga desert village in the Erg Chebbi Dunes, Erfoud has developed tourist-related infrastructures such as hotels and restaurants.

Rissani

Rissani is a town in Errachidia Province in eastern Morocco, located near Erfoud. It is the closest town of significant size to the Erg Chebbi, one of the largest sand desert in Morocco. Its population in 2004 was 20,469.

The mausoleum of Moulay Ali Cherif, third great-grandfather of Moulay Cherif, founder of the Alaouite Dynasty of Morocco, is located on the southern edge of town.

Erg Chebbi Dunes

Erg Chebbi is one of Morocco's two Saharan ergs – large seas of dunes formed by wind-blown sand. The other is Erg Chigaga near M'hamid.

The dunes of Erg Chebbi reach a height of up to 150 meters in places and altogether spans an area of 50 kilometers from north to south and up to 5–10 kilometers from east to west

The nearest sizable town is Erfoud, about 60 kilometers further north. One other city is Rissani, around 40 kilometers from Merzouga, and from the 8th to the 14th century there was a separate kingdom, known as Sijilmassa, which was prosperous owing to former caravan routes.

Agdz

Agdz is a town in mid-southeastern Morocco, in the Atlas Mountains with a population of about 10,000. Agdz lies at the feet of Djebel Kissane and along the shores of the Draa River.

Draa Palmeraie, Draa Valley and Draa River

The Draa also spelled Dra or Drâa, in older sources mostly Darha or Dara), is Morocco's longest river, 1,100 kilometres (680 mi). It is formed by the confluence of the Dadès River and Imini River. It flows from the High Atlas mountains south-(east)ward to Tagounit and from Tagounit mostly westwards to the Atlantic Ocean somewhat north of Tan-Tan. Most of the year the part of the Draa after Tagounit falls dry.

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