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Mhamid–Erg Lihoudi: Private 2-Day Tour from Marrakech

Product ID: 127214
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Take in diverse landscapes from Marrakech to Mhamid El Ghizlane on a private two-day tour. Enjoy sunsets, sand dunes, and more in the desert.
About this activity
Duration 10 hours
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Spanish, English, French, Italian, Arabic

Pick-up service

Pickup at your accommodation in Marrakech is provided.
Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

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  • Visit the UNESCO World Heritage Site of Ait Ben Haddou
  • Enjoy a camel ride in the Erg Lihoudi Desert
  • Spend an amazing night at a desert bivouac
Full description
Experience the Erg Lihoudi Sahara Desert on a private two-day tour from Marrakech. Admire breathtaking landscapes, visit historic sites, and take in a spectacular desert sunset and sunrise.

Detailed Itinerary
Day 1: Marrakech – Ait Benhaddou – Draa Valley – Mhamid Elghizlane – Erg Lihoudi
Enjoy a morning drive across the Atlas Mountains via the Tizi n'Tichka Pass. Visit the Ait-Benhaddou Kasbah, a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Continue through Ouarzazate arriving at Agdez, where you’ll stop for lunch.

After lunch, drive through the Valley of a Thousand Kasbahs to Zagora. Next, head to M’Hamid El Ghizlane, an authentic Berber village, where you’ll take a camel ride into the Erg Lihoudi Desert to admire the sunset. Enjoy dinner around the fire with Saharawi music. Overnight in a Berber tent.

Day 2: Erg Lihoudi – Mhamid – Tamegroute – Atlas Studio
Start the day with views of a spectacular sunrise before enjoying breakfast on the desert dunes. Ride your camel back to Mhamid, taking the road to the Berber village of Tamegroute. Visit the ancient library, Islamic school, and potteries. Enjoy lunch on the road at a traditional Moroccan restaurant. Stop in Ouarzazate to visiting the Atlas Studios before returning to Marrakech.
  • Air-conditioned transportation
  • Professional bilingual driver
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Stops to explore the sites and take photos
  • Insurance
  • Fuel
  • Dinner and breakfast
  • Bivouac accommodation
  • Camel ride

Prepare for the activity

Important information
What to bring
  • Sun hat
Know before you go
• Be sure to wear comfortable shoes and bring sunscreen
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From US$ 805.46 US$ 604.10 per person