5-day Agadir to Merzouga tour
4x4 Erg Chebbi desert trip from Agadir
5-day Agadir to Merzouga tour
5-day Agadir to Merzouga tour – desert tour from Agadir – 5-day Morocco desert tour – Agadir to Erg Chebbi excursion – Sahara desert trip from Agadir – Agadir tour 5 days
1st day of the 5-day Agadir to Merzouga tour : night in Aït Ben Haddou
After a departure in the morning, this Agadir to Merzouga tour takes you to Ouarzazate. To do this, your route first passes through Taliouine, known for saffron. Indeed, it is in the Taliouine region of the “red gold”. The landscapes are very beautiful and in the distance, you can see the Djbel Sirwa. In this region and departing from Taliouine, there are hiking excursions.
This Morocco desert tour from Agadir then continues towards the town Tazenakht. It is a quiet town in southern Morocco, the “carpet capital” of Morocco. You stop here for a hearty lunch and to visit a local cooperative. Then, it’s time to take the last leg of the journey for this first day of this Erg Chebbi desert tour from Agadir. The Agadir Sahara tour takes you to Aït Ben Haddou. This is where you will spend the night, after a visit to the Kasbah with a local guide.
2nd day of the Agadir desert trip : night in Erg Chebbi
This day of the Merzouga tour from Agadir is for the journey between Ouarzazate and the desert. The itinerary is rich in visits to South Morocco. You first head towards the Skoura Oasis. After crossing Skoura in 4×4, you advance towards the Valley of Roses. Here the landscapes are very beautiful and you can admire beautiful panoramic views. Further on, this tour from Agadir takes you through the Dades Gorges. Here again, the mountainous landscapes are magnificent. You advance towards the Todra Gorges. These Gorges are very beautiful and their walls reach hundreds of meters in height.
You stop for lunch in Erfoud. The region is known for the production of dates. The city and its souk are lively. You are at the gates of the Moroccan desert. In less than an hour, you will see the dunes of Erg Chebbi on the horizon. After a camel ride for the sunset, you settle in at the nomad camp. You enjoy dinner and evening around a campfire. After that, you spend the night in a tent in the dunes.
3rd day: night in the Drâa Valley
The 3rd day of this 5-day Morocco tour from Agadir is devoted to a beautiful journey between Merzouga and Agdz.
After breakfast at the camp in Erg Chebbi, the 5-day Agadir desert tour continues towards Alnif and Tazarine. The scenery on the road is very beautiful. It is a desert region, there are places dotted with acacia trees and quite interesting rock shapes. You go back to N’Kob where you will stop for lunch. The view of the palm grove is incredible. Afterwards, you leave towards Agdz. You will spend the night in the village of Agdz, located in the Drâa Valley. Agdz is nestled in the palm grove.
4th day of the Agadir to Merzouga tour : night in Taroudant
After the night in Agdz, this Merzouga excursion from Agadir continues. You will take the road which takes you directly to Tazenakht and then to Taliouine. A break in the saffron capital for lunch. Then, the route takes you to the beautiful town of Taroudant. This southern city has long ramparts that surround it. The liveliness of Taroudant also earned it the nickname “little Marrakech”. You take the time and enjoy a good tea in the sun. You will spend the 4th night in a traditional riad in Taroudant.
5th day: return to Agadir
The last day of the 5-dayAgadir to Merzouga tour begins with a visit to the medina of Taroudant with a local guide. After a good visit, you enjoy a delicious lunch before returning to Agadir in the afternoon.
For a 5-day Agadir to Erg Chigaga desert tour, consult our program available here.
- Merzouga tour from Agadir 5 days
Here is an idea of the distances traveled by car per day:
Day 1: 5 hours,
Day 2: 4:30 hours
Day 3: 4 hours,
Day 4: 4 hours,
Day 5: 2 hours.
The Agadir to Merzouga tour 5 days is a comfortable trip and you can enjoy the sightseeing during the journey to the Moroccan desert.
- The Oasis of Skoura
The Skoura Oasis is located near Ouarzazate.
It is a very beautiful Oasis still cultivated with pretty Kasbahs typical of southern Morocco.
The Kasbah of Amridil is located here and you can visit it during this Agadir desert tour to Erg Chebbi.
- Erfoud dates
Taste Erfoud dates! They are delicious.
- Sahara desert camp in Merzouga
You can sleep in a Merzouga desert camp or in a luxury one.
- Activities in Erg Chebbi
During this tour you have the opportunity to do activities in the desert.
In addition to the camel tour, you can try sandsurfing on the dunes of Erg Chebbi.
But also take a quad biking tour (1 hour or 2 hours) or a buggy ride.
- Picking roses
The Valley of Roses is very beautiful from late April to mid-May.
It is at this time that we can see the beautiful roses blooming in the Valley.
- The saffron is picked mid-October - mid-November
If you do the 5-day Agadir to Merzouga tour at this time,
you can witness the picking which takes place very early in the morning.
- This 5-day tour in the Moroccan desert from Agadir can be extended for an additional night in Merzouga.
We will be happy to answer your questions. Do not hesitate to contact us for any information related to your Morocco desert excursion tour. We will get back to you as soon as possible.