2 Day Marrakech To Zagora Desert Tour
Marrakech to Zagora Desert Tour
DAY 1 Marrakech – Ait ben Haddou – Zagora Dunes
Marrakech to Zagora Desert Tour starts at about 07:30 am. On our way towards Sahara desert in Zagora, we 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
On the following day 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.
Marrakech to Zagora Desert Tour Map
Marrakech to Zagora Desert Tour Gallery
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- 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 28°CMonday 38°CTuesday 35°CWednesday 37°CThursday 40°CFriday 39°CSaturday 39°C