2 days desert tour from marrakech to Zagora is a perfect intination to Morocco Sahara desert for those short in time while visiting Marrakech on a short break.
Day 1 : Marrakech – Zagora
Your private 2 days Zagora desert tour from Marrakech will start in the morning , your English speaking driver will pick you up from your hotel or riad around 07h30 AM and start your 2 days desert tour from marrakech to Zagora with a journey crossing the High Atlas Mountains with its Tizi Ntichka pass to Ouarzazate.
After lunch at a local restaurant, continue to the oaziz Agdz where a visit to Kasbah Taourirt will be arranged with a Moroccan tea ceremony.
Continue your drive via Draa Valley with its lush green oases dotted with hundreds of thousands of palm trees and fortified Kasbahs to Zagora.
Upon arrival at the dunes of Zagora, your camel caravan will be waiting for you to start your camel trekking adventure in the sand dunes and watch an amazing sunset before you continue to your Sahara desert camp built in the middle of nowhere.
Dinner will be served under the stars while you are entertained by the local nomads plying with their drums.
Overnight at your private desert camp tent.
Day 2: Zagora – Marrakech
If you wish, your desert camp hosts will wake you up early to watch the sunrise.
After a Moroccan breakfast, we will start today’s journey bay a drive back along Draa River. You will have the opportunity to stop at an oasis for a walk under the olive and palm trees, and visit a Berber fortified village.
By noon, we will reach the UNESCO world heritage village of Ait Ben Haddou, famous for its Kasbah used as a back drop for various fashion magazines photo shoots.
After a visit to the Kasbah, lunch will be served at a local restaurant with a stunning view over of the river and Kasbah.
In the afternoon, we continue our drive off the beaten track to Cinema studios, we will learn about the history cinema industry in the south, as well as a set for famous Hollywood epics like Lawrence of Arabia, Gladiator & Game of thrones…
Later in the afternoon, we continue to Marrakech via the High Atlas Mountains.
Your two days desert trip from Marrakech will end at your hotel or riad.
- Experience the life of a Berber at a desert camp in the Sahara
- Cross the shifting sand dunes on the back of a camel
- Sleep under a canopy of stars
- Go to the UNESCO World Heritage Site of Ait Ben Haddou
- Discover the setting for many Hollywood epics
- Drive through the Draa Valley, past palm trees, Kasbahs and desert oases