Atlas and Sahara Tour
“Immerse yourself in the lifestyle, culture and magic of these two incredible environments.”
This is one of our fantastic 9 day tours around Morocco.
The High Atlas Mountains and the Sahara Desert are the main focuses on this 9 day tour in Morocco including Imlil, Ourika, Agdz, Chegagga, Talioune, Ouirgane and Marrakech. Discover these two amazing regions and their contrasting landscapes, cultures and people on this 9 day 4x4 adventure.
Day 1; Arrival in Marrakech, transfer to your riad with dinner and breakfast.
Day 2; Marrakech to Imlil. Short hike to Mzik Village for lunch in a local house. Hike to Tamatert Village and your guesthouse with dinner and breakfast. Les Jardins De Toubkal.
Day 3; Day Hike with a picnic lunch and a transfer to your accommodation in the Ourika Valley with dinner and breakfast. Le Douar Berbere
Day 4; Ourika to Tamnougalt in the Draa Valley.
Day 5; Tamnougalt to Bounou in the Sahara.
Day 6; 4x4 adventure in the desert with lunch near the Sacred Oasis, fossil field hunting and arriving at your desert camp in time to climb the dunes for sunset. Dinner and breakfast.
Day 7; Cheggaga to Foum Zguid, crossing the dry salt lake of Iriki. Tazenakht famous for its handwoven rugs and Taliouine ; the Saffron capital.
Day 8; Taliouine to the Tizi n´Test pass. Ijoukak with a visit to the 12th century Almohad Mosque at Tinmal. Overnight in Ouirgane. Chez Momo.
Day 9; Ouirgane to Marrakech. Airport departure.
As with all our tours, they can be customised to suit your individual preferences. More days can be added if you would like to go deeper into the mountains and/or desert. You may also like to spend a few days in Marrakech.
We also have the option of climbing Jbel Toubkal for 3 days with a mule support team and doing a 4 day trek in the Sahara with a camel support team, camping wild.
Price depends on accommodation type and group numbers.
Accommodation and breakfast for all nights
Camp in the Desert
Lunch and dinner where indicated
Bottled water in the vehicle
Tips for staff and guides
Dinners and lunches where not indicated.
Just drop me an email or whatsapp message with your travel dates and group numbers and we can design a personalized itinerary just for you and your group.
Sunset from Tamatert
Sunrise in the Sahara
Ksar Bounou 800 years old
Sunset from Tamatert