2 days Marrakech to Zagora desert. A 2-day excursion from Marrakech to the Zagora Desert typically includes a scenic drive through the Atlas Mountains. A camel trek in the desert, and a stay in a traditional Berber camp. The excursion involves a drive from Marrakech to the Tizi n’Tichka pass, where you can admire the stunning views of the Atlas Mountains.
2 days Marrakech to Zagora desert
Day 1: Marrakech – Ait ben hddou – Zagora
You will be picked up in the morning and taken on a journey to Kasbah Ait Ben Haddou, a UNESCO world heritage site dating back to the 18th century. You will have time to explore and have lunch before continuing to Zagora, where you will ride a camel to see the sunset and spend the night in nomad tents in a nearby oasis. The journey will be in an air-conditioned minibus or 4×4 and will take you across the Tizi n’ Tichka mountain pass with views of Berber villages and the High Atlas Mountains. You will also stop to explore the largest palm grove in the fertile Draa Valley.
Day 2: Zagora – Marrakech
We get up early to watch the sunrise over the dunes, followed by a traditional breakfast at the camp. After breakfast, we remount our camels and head back to Zagora, where we meet our driver and vehicle and begin our return journey. We will visit the Tamnougalt Kasbah in Agdz. In Ouarzazate we will visit theTaourirt Kasbah and movies studios. We then continue the final leg of our journey back over the Atlas Mountains to Marrakech, passing through more spectacular scenery, stopping several times for photos, before heading back to your accommodation.
- Transportation in comfortable vehicles.
- night in camp
- Camel ride through the dunes
- 01 breakfast 01 dinner