2 Days Desert Tour From Marrakech to Zagora Sahara
DAY 1 : Marrakech – Tizi N'tichka Pass – Ouarzazate – Zagora
Pick up you at the Riad after breakfast 8:00 and start of our adventure . Departure from Marrakech to Zagora via the Tizi ntichka, where we will across the atlas mountains making stops to enjoy magnificient views that landscapes offers us. Optional visit to small cooperative of woman how process argan oil, where you can learn how this precious product is obtained, as well as the variety of culinary and beauty productsthat the argan fruit provides. Then we continue south to the ksar (fortified village) of Ait-Ben Haddou where we will visit the famous Kasbah (declared World Heritage Site by UNESCO in 1986). Famous films have been shot in this spectacular stage, including Gladiator , Obelix, The Mummy, The Jewel of the Nile, Sahara with Penélope Cruz…etc
After lunch, we continue to the south through the lunar landscapes and the pre-Sahara routes until we get to ZAGORA. The next five kilometres will let you see the first sand dunes and give you a taste of Sahara desert…Sunset and sunrise views from these dunes are unforgettable… you will experience a true camel trek in the desert, enjoying the grand solitude, immensity, and silence of the Sahara. Have Dinner and sleep at tents overnight in ZAGORA.
Distance: 350 km.
DAY 2 : Zagora Desert – Ouarzazate – Ait Ben Haddou - Marrakech
We wake up early in the morning to watch the sunrise from a small dune next to the camp. Then after breakfast we return back to Zagora on the camels. And again in our car we drive towards the Draa Valley. On the way we make some stops to take pictures. Enjoying the beautiful landscape of the valley. It runs along the Draa river. In the first place, this river is the longest in Morocco. Moreover, it flows through the whole country reaching Mauritania to end in the Atlantic Ocean. We will go then through the Atlas to reach Ourzazate. There where we can visit Taourirt Kasbah. In addition to the cinema Studios and the Cinema Museum if you wish.
After we continue our way back to Marrakech. We stop again in Tizi N Tichka and free time for lunch. Finally after lunch we continue our trip, and in about 3 hours we reach Marrakech. Then transfer to the hotel.
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What's Included :
- Hotel pickup and drop-off where you want
- Private English Speaking driver throughout your Journey
- Vehicle air-conditioned luxury and comfort 4*4/minivan
- Service quality
- Camel Trekking & Night in Desert
- Camel Per person
What's Excluded :
- Air fare travel
- Ait Ben Haddou Day Trip
- Ouzoud Waterfalls Day Trip
- Imlil Village Day Trip
- Essaouira City Day Trip
- Ourika valley Day Trip
- Day Trip to Fes city Tour
- Fes to Chefchaouen Day Trip
Tours From Marrakech
- 3 Days Tour to Merzouga Desert
- 3 Days Tour to M'hamid Desert
- 4 Days Tour to Merzouga end in Fes
- 5 Days Tour to Erg Chebbi Desert
- 5 Days Tour to Merzouga Sand Dunes & Fes
- 6 Days Tour to Merzouga Desert & Chefchaouen
- 8 Days Tour to Imperial Cities & Sahara
- 9 Days Grand Tour to Merzouga Sand Dunes
- 11 Days Grand Tour to Discover Morocco
Important Notes :
If you want there's also an itenirary with same information to visit Merzouga Desert but it's quite difficult.
The price for the tours will be dependent on numbers, the higher the number of people in your party the lower the cost per person.
All accommodation will be private, you will only share vehicles, if applicable.
We are not liable for personal injury or loss of your own property. You should take reasonable care with your belongings at all times.