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Erg Chigaga (or Chigaga) is one of two major Saharan ergs of the Sahara in Morocco, the other being the Erg Chebbi near Merzouga. This dunes are located in the Souss-Massa-Draa area about 50 km west of the rural town of M'Hamid El Ghizlane.
DAY 1: MARRAKECH – HIGH ATLAS – AIT BEN HADDOU – ZAGORA – CAMEL RIDE AND NIGHT IN BERBER TENT
Marrakech private tour starting today with departing from your hotel, and depart to the High Atlas mountains going through Tizi N Tichka port with stops for panoramic views. On the way we will see many Berber villages. Then we continue to the Ait Benhaddou where we will visit the famous Kasbah (declared World Heritage Site by UNESCO). Famous films have been shot in this spectacular stage, including Gladiator , Obelix, The Mummy. Then we continue through the Anti Atlas mountains where we suggest some stops to take pictures. After 2 hours driving we arrive at our destination “Zagora desert” at about 5pm We leave the car there to ride the camels towards the camp of Berber tent, the ride takes about one hour and we get just to see the sunset. After dinner we’ll enjoy a show with drums and Berber music. We spend the night in the camp, sleeping in the nomad tent under the star lights in the heart of the desert.
Today after breakfast, our Erg Chigaga desert excursion continues through the small dunes driving for 65 Km . After a short break in the panoramic view of the Chigaga dunes, we will continue to a sacred Oasis is a small Oasis in the desert. Next, we continue to Erg Chigaga dunes. This largest group of sahara dunes of the region reaches a height of 300 m. Dinner and night in a Berber tented camp after a sunset bay camel trek. All our clients get FREE SCARF before we ride camels to desert camp.
DAY 3: CHIGAGA – IRIKI LIKE – FINT – OUARZAZATE
After breakfast, departure in 4 x 4 cross 90 km more in the desert by taking advantage of different landscapes . The evening meal taken in the first village after the desert Foum Zgid. Then we reach Ouarzazate for overnight in local riad.
DAY 4: OUARZAZATE – MARRAKECH
After breakfast we explore High Atlas mountains and we continue to Marrakech through the High Atlas Mountains and Tizi n’tichka pass. We drop you off at your Marrakech riad.That’s the end of tour in Morocco.
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