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Moroccan Desert Short Break

Enjoy a long weekend exploring the great Sahara desert. Travelling past the date palm oases and medieval kasbahs of the Draa Valley, we reach the village of Zagora - the Gateway to the Sahara. In the desert we camp under the stars, enjoy traditional Berber cuisine and explore the vast sand sea of Chegaga, home to the highest dunes in this region of Morocco.

Tour Highlights

  • The Great Sahara - A short break in the immense and remote Sahara Desert.
  • Draa Valley - A scenic drive through palm groves, fertile valleys, intriguing souks and kasbahs.
  • Desert Camp - Sleep under the stars and admire the shades of orange and red on the dunes at sunrise.
  • Erg Chegaga - The impressive Saharan dunes by 4WD and an optional exhilarating camel ride.


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    Join tour Ouarzazate

  • 2
    Drive to Oasis Camp via Draa Valley

  • 3
    Desert drive to Chegaga Dunes

  • 4
    Drive to Ouarzazate via Tazenakht

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    Tour ends Ouarzazate

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Saharan Escape
5 out of 5 based on 4 ratings. Read reviews
Included meals 4 3 2
Breakfast Lunch Dinner
2 nights Standard Hotel
2 nights Simple Camping
Tour Staff
Driver(s), Explore Tour Leader, Cook
Group Size
Generally 8 - 12