Zagora désert tour in 2 days

INTRODUCTION

The 2 days tour to Zagora takes you on a journey through the Atlas mountains chain and the Draa valley to witness an extraodinary sunset on the back of camels taking you the bivouac where you’ll spend the night in a nomad tent. The tour also includes the palmeraie of Agdez, the attractions of Ouarzazate and The beautiful village of Ait benhaddou before crossing the Tichka pass again to go back to Marrakech at around 6 PM.

Description

DAY 1

Your driver picks you up at 8 AM from your hotel/riad in Marrakech, and start driving south-east leaving the ochre city behind. After a while, you start to go up the Atlas mountains and enjoy the scene of berber villages perched in the cliffs. a little stop in Tichka pass for a coffe maybe then continue the road to Agdez through Ouarzazate. You will stop for lunch and rest for a while then continue through the beautiful Draa valley and its immense palmgroves. You arrive at Zagora just before the sunset. You leave the 4×4 car and ride the camels waiting for you there to reach the nomad tents of the bivouac.

DAY 2

The second day starts with a beautiful and early sunrise then a rich breakfast before taking the camels back to meet the 4×4 at the paved road. You return via the same road and have lunch in Ouarzazate, then visit its attractions : the awesome Kasbah of Taourirte and the museum of cinema before continuing to Ait Benhaddou to explore the UNESCO’s world heritage site. After the visit, you take the way back to Marrakech where your driver will drop you off wherever you want.

What’s included

  • Air conditionned 4×4
  • English speaking driver/guide
  • Night in the nomad bivouac with Halfboard
  • Private trip

Inquire about tour

  • Contact us to inquire about this tour
  • Bookings are confirmed after deposit