Marrakech 2 Day Itinerary - Atlas Mountains & Zagora
Marrakech 2 Day Itinerary Tour
DAY 1 Marrakech – Ait ben Haddou – Zagora Desert
Marrakech 2 day itinerary to Zagora Desert is the minimum number of days to visit the desert of Zagora (not to expect the Sahara desert dunes) for those who are in a sort holiday. The tour starts at about 07:30 am. On our way towards the desert in Zagora, you will pass by Tizi n Tichka, 2260 metres high, wonderful Berber villages, where you can see the Berber women gathering grass for cattle and wood for winter time. See the locals ploughing by using mules, and then arrive at Ait ben Haddou, a historical site preserved by UNESCO since 1987.
We will visit the Kasbah and have a walk of 40 minutes then have lunch in a local restaurant. We will resume our driving towards Sahara desert, passing by the twisting road of Ait Saoun (1260 metres high), the city of Agdaz, through wonderful sceneries of lush palm trees, and finally arriving to Zagora.
Once here you will prepare to go camel riding (1 hour 30 minutes). The night will be spent in a Berber tent where you will enjoy the stars, and be entertained by Berber music and drummers.
DAY 2 Zagora – Draa valley – High Atlas Mountains – Marrakech
The next day of your Marrakech 2 day itinerary you will get up early to enjoy the sunrise in the lovely dunes, and have your breakfast. Later on you will ride camels back for 1 hour and we will resume our journey back to Marrakech, passing by the same places until you reach Ouarzazate.
We will visit Cinema Studios, where many famous films have been made. After the visit we will make our way back passing by Berber villages,Tizi-n-Tichka, and then on to Marrakech that will be the end point of your Sahara Desert Tour.
1 Step 1
- Good choice for families
- Vegetarian meal option available
- Private guide for a more personalized experience
- Sahara Desert
- Ait Saouen
- Daraa Valley
- Visiting Aitbenhaddou Kasbah
- Telouat Kasbah
- Ounila Valley
- Beautiful berber villages
- Tizi n Tishka pass 2260 m high
Zagora 7 Day Weather
Sunday 38°CMonday 38°CTuesday 35°CWednesday 37°CThursday 34°CFriday 30°CSaturday 30°C