3 Days from Casablanca to Sahara

Embark on a fast-paced 3-day journey from the coastal charm of Casablanca to the mesmerizing dunes of the Sahara Desert. This expedition offers a condensed experience of Morocco’s varied landscapes, from bustling cities to ancient kasbahs and the boundless desert. Here’s your guide to traversing this route and capturing the essence of Morocco in a short time.

Day 1: Casablanca to Marrakech – The Red City Beckons

Begin your journey in Casablanca, Morocco’s largest city and economic heart. If time allows, visit the impressive Hassan II Mosque, one of the largest in the world, with its intricate tilework and towering minaret. Depart for Marrakech, a city that blends ancient traditions with modern energy. Upon arrival, dive into the medina, a UNESCO World Heritage site, and explore the souks, palaces, and the famous Jemaa el-Fnaa square. As evening falls, the square comes alive with storytellers, musicians, and food stalls. Overnight in Marrakech to capture its evening charm.

Day 2: Marrakech to Merzouga – Gateway to the Dunes

Depart early from Marrakech and traverse the High Atlas Mountains via the Tizi n’Tichka pass. The route offers stunning mountainous landscapes and an opportunity to see traditional Berber villages. Continue through the Draa Valley with its lush palm groves and ancient kasbahs. As you approach Merzouga, the landscape shifts dramatically to reveal the Erg Chebbi dunes. These massive dunes are a prelude to the Sahara and provide a breathtaking sight, especially at sunset. Embark on a camel trek and ride into the desert for an overnight stay at a Berber camp. Experience the tranquility of the desert night, the warmth of Berber hospitality, and a sky filled with stars.

Day 3: Merzouga to Casablanca – Return to the Coast

Wake early for a sunrise over the dunes, an unforgettable start to the day. After breakfast, begin the long journey back to Casablanca. The return trip is an opportunity to reflect on the brief but intense experiences of the past days, from the vibrant streets of Marrakech to the serene expanse of the Sahara. As you arrive back in Casablanca, you’ll have traversed a cross-section of Morocco’s diverse landscapes and cultural tapestry, all within a tight timeframe.

This 3-day journey from Casablanca to the Sahara is a rapid but rich exploration of Morocco’s contrasting environments. It offers a taste of the country’s urban pulse, mountainous beauty, and desert wonders, a journey that’s sure to leave a lasting impression and a desire to return for more.

Tour Included :

– Tour in 4×4 vehicle/Minibus with A/C
– Driver/guide
– Fuel
– Hotel/riad overnight stays (breakfast & dinner included)
– Camel Trekking & Night in Desert
– Camel Per person
– Turban each for the Camel trip in Desert
– Sandboarding in The Dunes

Not included :

– Flight
– Lunchs
– Drinks

From €1,230 / per person
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Great Service, easy to arrange. Adan C

Found this company on the internet, we (2 of us) wanted a customized trip around Morocco with a driver, arranging everything was easy and matter of fact. Nothing went wrong, our driver Hassan was respectful, knowledgeable (almost funny lol) helpful .

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We came from Taiwan. we are so lucky to choose Tamlalt Tours. Our driver Hassan neither hesitate help us in everything. He took us to everywhere if we want to go. And help us to solve the problem of accommodation in Tangier. I'd recommend this company to anyone travelling to Morocco. and thank you so much ~Hassan

I would definitely come back!! Best tour ever!!!! Sofia arballo

We came all the way from mexico, and would love to do it again!!! I cannot thank enough Brahim for everything he did for us! Ali drove us all the way from Marrakech to the desert for two days, making several stops , visiting amazing little towns and beautiful sceneries, like the Dades Gorges, this little town called Ait Benhaddou and more! Ali was very nice to us all the time,

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Our driver, Ali, came to our hotel in Marrakech to pick us up. After that we drove through Atlas to Ait Ben Haddou then Dades gorges. Next day, we visited Toudra gorges and Merzouga, where we enjoyed an marvelous sunshine on the top of a dune and a camel trek.

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