Morocco's must-see attractions

A magical 11-day desert journey that offers contrasting landscapes and enriching travel experience

Designed for travellers with limited vacation time, this 2-day desert trip departing from Marrakesh is the ideal option if you are looking for an unforgettable experience and memorable short escape into the Sahara desert and Southern Morocco. This short trip offers you an opportunity to be totally immersed in the pristine landscapes of the South Morocco and during three days combining daily easy walks and scenic drives, you will travel deep into the Sahara desert in the company of experienced Berber guides who will introduce you to red-mud built Kasbahs, huge oases of palm-dates trees and stunning desert scenery with wonderfully dramatic panoramas offering impressive sunsets and sunrises over otherworldly sea of sand dunes. Without a doubt, spending one night in a luxury desert tented camp is the ideal way to experience the incredible and magical Sahara desert with ever-changing sceneries providing a source of amazement. Our friendly Berber guides will offer you a great trip to Merzouga sand dunes and wherever you go, something magnificent, interesting and enjoyable awaits you.

Details and price quote of this 11-day trip

Highlights of this 11-day journey

  • Itinerary of a great diversity offering awe-inspiring landscapes
  • Be inspired by the captivating architecture heritage of South Morocco
  • Spend time discovering the incredible Valley of Roses
  • An unforgettable camel riding to explore Merzouga sand dunes
  • Visit the majestic Todra Gorges – the Morocco’s Grand Canyon
  • Scenic drive through the valley of thousand kasbahs
  • Exciting add-ons to make your time in Morocco unforgettable

Price quote - 11 days trip

The cost of this trip is subject to change – increase or decrease – depending on the number of persons in the group, the category of accommodation you would like to have, the currency fluctuation and the period of departure. The exact cost of your selected holiday will be confirmed to you at the time of booking. The suggested tours shown on our website is prepared few months before the start of your holiday. For your guidance when planning your trip, this 3-day trip start from $425 per pers based on 2 people travelling.

Services included in the tour price

  • All land transportation by private air-conditioned vehicles
  • A professional Moroccan tour guide speaking fluent English
  • Accommodation in carefully selected hotels and camps
  • Full board included during the tour days
  • A 2-hour camel riding to discover Merzouga sand dunes
  • Mineral bottled water provided daily
  • Luggage handling and all hotel taxes
  • Professional Liability Insurance

Is this trip for you ?

This discovery tour is suitable for most people in good health and age groups. This 3-day journey combines cultural guided visits, scenic drives and daily short walks that offer an easy walking pace for sightseeing to appreciate attractions along the route, encounter the locals, admire the landscapes and take pictures. Please keep in mind that this tour involves traveling long distances by car because the real Sahara desert is situated a long way from Marrakesh and Fez.

Best time to do this trip

This trip into the Sahara desert and South Morocco can be undertaken all year round. The best time of the year is from October until early May. July and August, are the hottest months in the sahara desert. Winter and Autumn can be perfect by day in the south, though desert nights can get cold – a major consideration if you are planning to stay in one of the desert tented camps, which rarely have heating. Warm duvet and blankets, as well as hot water bootles are provided to keep you warm at night when staying in the desert camp. Take a look at our luxury sahara desert tented camps.

Detailed tour itinerary of this trip

The detailed day to day itinerary and exact price quote of this 3-day tour will be sent to you on simple request. Please send your request to and one of our travel consultants will send you – within 48 hours – the day to day trip programme and all detailed information you need to know about your selected tour. Please feel free to contact Atlas Sahara Explore if you have any questions, we remain at your entire service for any further information you may need.

More details about this 11-day journey

High Quality Accommodation on trip

An important feature of all our holidays and tours when travelling into the Sahara desert is is the wide range of accommodation used. We know from experience that a well-appointed accommodation close to the best sightseeing and dining options contributes significantly to the enjoyment of your Morocco tour. All our tours feature high quality boutique hotels and offer a great choice of carefully selected accommodations which have been chosen for their comfort and cleanliness as well as their charm, welcoming quality, tranquillity and security.

Overnight-Stays in luxury desert camps

When travelling into the Sahara desert, the overnight stay will be tented camp style. With us you will enjoy a truly authentic experience and you will camp in very comfortable and spacious luxury tents equipped with comfortable mattresses with proper bed, pillows and warm duvets, all covered with fine and cozy bedding. En-suite shower tents provide bathroom facilities with flushing toilet, wash stand basins and hot water available 24 hours. On chilly nights hot water bottles are provided.

Desert tours that fit all Budgets

Atlas Sahara Explore offers a large selection of tours that has been charted to fit all budgets, big and small. The cost of your selected trip will depend on the accommodation category and all services provided. We always offer a premium service and affordable tours that fit your budget, and we at Atlas Sahara are committed to making you receive the worth of each penny that you spend on your trip. Your satisfaction is important, that’s why we offer a money-back guarantee in case the holiday you went on was lower in value than the one you booked. 

Pre- and post-tour Extensions

If you would like to extend your stay in Morocco for a couple of days before or after your guided tour to enjoy the ultimate flexibility and freedom to see a little more of Morocco at your own pace or to have plenty of time visiting Marrakech, Atlas Sahara Explore can make all the arrangements you need to extend your holiday with lots of ideas for what to do and where to stay. Our optional pre- and post-tour extensions offer you the perfect opportunity if you like to explore some attractions and must-see places that are not included on this tour itinerary.

Expert and Knowledgeable tour guides

All of our tours are led by expert Moroccan guides who speak fleuntly several foreign languages. All our tour guides are passionate and knowledgeable, they will take you to visit memorable and must-see places, and above all they will show you Morocco the way it should be seen. To ensure that your travel experience is filled with accurate information, our local guides will help you discover awe-inspiring landscapes and will give you an-indepth culture immersion that can open doors to a deeper understanding of the places your going to visit.

All meals are included on our Tours

Unlike many local travel companies and for a truly stress-free holiday with all your needs catered for well in advance of your departure. All meals are included on our trips and you can relax knowing that all your meals are paid for and the only thing left to do is sit back and enjoy your food. You can minimize your day to-day spending and it’s also relaxing being able to order a good food without having to worry about the extra cost. Delicious food is certainly one of the highlights of travelling in morocco.

Touring variety and Trip choices

We offer options for every budget and travel style. Of course, our specialty will always be small group, escorted tours to Morocco’s incredible and must-see places. But we also offer best holiday tours for larger groups. For those seeking more freedom and flexibility, our self-guided and self-drive packages include all transfers and hotels, but no guides and no touring schedule. Our luxury journeys are designed for those who seek luxury in their travels. Finally, we will also customize any program we offer or create a special holiday tour just for you. 

Our Commitment to the Environment

Far from the purely commercial tourism, ultimate duty for our company and all those involved in tourism development to protect the environment and natural resources as part of the main objective for responsible and sustainable tourism. However we do, we are aware that we’re having an impact on the environment and the whole team of ASE endeavours to minimize this impact by travelling in small groups who make less impact than big ones. We also engage in projects that make the environment sustainable and contribute to improving it.

Reliable Transportation Services

For your safety and the safety of our guides traveling with you, we at Atlas Sahara Explore guarantuee quality and dedicated services for all your overland transport needs. All services are operated in modern air-conditioned vehicles with fully trained drivers. With extensive experience providing the best transportation service, Atlas Sahara Explore’s priority is the safety and comfort of our clients and the punctuality in our services. All transport services are operated in reliable vehicles including 4×4 cars, vans, mini-vans, buses and hire cars.

Tours offering Enriching travel Experiences

We aim to offer all our guests visiting Morocco the ultimate vacation, authentic experiences and memorable holidays. For all travel lovers and adventure seekers out, we work hard to offer you incredible travel experiences that will blow your mind, change your world view and let you dig down deep into foreign culture. Travelling with us will guarantee you unforgettable memories you will treasure for a long time and above all you will be in great and safe hands throughout your holiday in Morocco.

Security and 24/7 Support Service

We are passionate about travel and we would be delighted to help you plan a journey you will remember for a lifetime. Our reservation agents are here when you’re researching your next trip and will answer all your questions, and help you throughout the whole booking process. Once you’re on your trip, we have a dedicated emergency line that is manned 24/7, by our managers who know what to do to help you. When you book your tour with us, you have a team taking care of you from the beginning to end of tour and this service is entirely free of charge.

Trip Note and useful information

We supply detailed trip notes with useful information to assist you with planning for your holiday and advise you of what to expect during your time in Morocco. Our pre-tour information has been prepared to provide you with as much information as possible about your forthcoming adventure. Once your selected trip is fully booked, the detailed trip notes will be sent to you to help you prepare for your trip, with important logistical information and answers to questions regarding tour arrangements and equipment you need for the planned activity.

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