2 days from marrakech to zagora desert

Overview:

Marrakech to Zagora 2 days desert tour is the most popular camel ride sunset desert tour we offer. It is a must do experience for those travelers who do not have the luxury of time and would love to have desert tour experience, sleep in tents and ride a camel. This 2 days desert tour from Marrakech gives you the opportunity to pass the high Atlas Mountains, admire the stunning views of Draa valley and its palm groves, visit the UNESCO world heritage sites, ride camels and spend the night in the camp or under the stars. Please bear in mind that Zagora is a rocky kind of desert which unlike the Erg Chegaga Sahara desert, doesn’t offer big dunes.

Marrakech 2 days desert tour itinerary:

Day 1: Marrakech to Zagora Desert through High atlas mountains, Ouarzazate and Draa Valley

Your driver will pick you up at 08am from your Riad and travel through the magical Atlas Mountains and Tizi N Tichka Pass. You will be amazed by the beauty of this impressive pass. The High Atlas Mountains are surrounded by beautiful landscapes and Berber villages. On arrival in Ait Ben Haddou Kasbah, the largest Kasbah in Morocco and a UNESCO World Heritage Site, we will have lunch and visit the kasbah with a local guide. Later on we will continue our 2 day desert tour to Zagora through Draa Valley to reach Zagora. Once we arrive to Zagora will be dropped off by camels for your camel ride into the zagora desert camp and witness the sunset. Enjoy a traditional Moroccan dinner under the stars while locals play their traditional folk songs for your entertainment.

Day 2 : Zagora to Marrakech via Draa Valley, Ait Ben Haddou and high atlas mountains

As you awake early, you are greeted by the attractive sight of the sunlight rising over the small dunes of the Zagora desert. This is accompanied by a typical breakfast in the bivouac of Zagora. The final part is the camel ride to meet your driver who is to drive you back to Marrakech. You will also have free time in Ouarzazate for lunch in one of the local restaurant and also visit the famous Kasbah of Taourirt. In the afternoon, we drive you back to Marrakech via the Atlas Mountain which brings an end to your Marrakech 2 days desert tour. Drop off in your accommodation around 6 pm.

SERVICES INCLUDED IN PRICE:

  • Private A/C Vehicle, 4WD Toyota Land Cruiser or Prado throughout the tour + fuel
  • Experienced driver
  • accommodation for 1 night
  • Breakfast & dinner (Vegetarians are welcome)
  • Visit Kasbah Ait ben Haddou
  • Camel Trek to overnight in nomad desert bivouac with guide (Private tents)

SERVICES NOT INCLUDED IN PRICE:

  • Beverages
  • Lunches
  • Drinks