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2-Days tour from Marrakech to Zagora desert

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Check out your incredeble private 2-DAYS TOUR FROM MARRAKECH TO  ZAGORA DESERT is your greatest opportunity to enjoy and discover the desert of eastern Morocco at a glance. This is the ideal two-day desert tour from Marrakech to Zagora Sahara: it will take you through the many vistas of the Draa Valley and the desert near Zagora. Drive across the High Atlas Mountains to Ait Ben Haddou Kasbah. Before dusk, ride on the back of your new buddy camel and view the stunning sunset. Join the Berber nomads playing music and drums around the campfire at night. 

Highlight: 2-Days tour from Marrakech to Zagora

  • Drive via the Tizi Tichka High Atlas Mountains.
  • Visit the Berber-fortified hamlet of Ait Ben Hadou.
  • Drive through the Draa Valley, with its walled settlements.
  • Camel ride across the Zagora Desert Sand Dunes
  •  Overnight stay at Luxury Private Tent in our Camp 6. Enjoy local music around a bonfire at night
  •  Beautiful sunset and dawn on Desert Sand Dunes
  •  Visit Atlas Corporation and Ouarzazate Film Studios

Itinerary Of: 2-Days tour from marrakech

  • DAY 1 : MARRAKECH – AIT BEN HADDOU – ZAGORA DESERT

    Set off early in the morning (about 08h00) on a private 2-day desert excursion from Marrakech to Zagora across the high Atlas mountains Tizi Ntichka pass (2260 m. alt.). We pass through several Berber settlements along the route. Various pauses will be made along the journey to appreciate the scenery, snap photographs, or simply have a cup of coffee, mint tea or use the loo and walk a little to stretch your legs. Upon arriving at Ait Ben Haddou hamlet, enjoy a short tour of the UNESCO world heritage site known for its Kasbah and walled hamlet, which was formerly utilized as a scene for numerous renowned Hollywood epics, a local guide will take you on a tour of the hamlet and its Kasbah. After lunch, which will be enjoyed either at the Ait Ben Haddou Kasbah or in Ouarzazate, you’ll travel via the Anti Atlas Mountains, Agdez hamlet, a well-known crossing for convoys in the past, and the Draa Valley, which is home to hundreds of thousands of different species of palm palms. The Draa Valley region is home to some of Morocco’s largest palm plantations. We will arrive in Zagora late in the afternoon to prepare for a camel ride over the sand dunes to witness a stunning sunset before returning to your Zagora Luxury Desert Camp. Take advantage of its offerings, and you will have a truly magical night beneath a starry sky.

  • DAY 2 : ZAGORA – OUARZAZAT – ATLAS MOUNTAINS – MARRAKECH

    The second day of a two-day Sahara desert trek from Marrakech to Zagora. If you get up early enough to enjoy the gorgeous sunrise, you will be rewarded by the exquisite dance of shadows on the sand dunes. After a Moroccan breakfast, travel to Ouarzazate, where you may see Taourirt Kasbah at your leisure before lunch. The return in Marrakesh is located along the major route, which crosses numerous Berber communities along the river that crosses the highlands. Sometimes you go down into the valleys beside the river, which are lined with oleander and fruit trees. The gardens are abundant with olives, walnuts, pomegranates, apples, pears, and quinces. Berber women and children look after goats and livestock and climb even the highest incline in search of feed and fuel. We get to Marrakech in the late afternoon. Your two-day desert excursion from Marrakech to Zagora will conclude with a drop-off at your accommodation.

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