2 DAY DESERT TOUR FROM MARRAKECH TO ZAGORA DESERT IN PRIVATE TRANSFER
WE VISIT UNESCO SITE OF AIT BENHADDOU INCLUDING ZAGORA CAMEL TREK AND NIGHT IN SAHARA CAMP. THE ITINERARY IS JUST SUGGESTED.
MARRAKECH 2 DAYS TOUR PROGRAM:
DAY 1: PRIVATE TOUR FROM MARRAKECH – ATLAS MOUNTAINS – AIT BENHADDOU – OUARZAZATE – ZAGORA DESERT :
4×4 Marrakech Excursions private driver pick up you around 7.30 am and we begin your journey crossing the High Atlas Mountains through the Tizi n’tichka pass toward the beautiful village of Ait Benhaddou. Upon arrival at the site, enjoy the splendour of its historical castle which is built on a hill, overlooking the area. From there, you will stop in Draa Valley well-known for its amazing Ksour and Kasbah before climbing to an altitude of over 3,800 feet (1160 meters) in the arid land of Ouarzazate city.
Within the last portion of the drive connecting Ouarzazate with Zagora, you will admire the most beautiful valleys of Morocco and its beautiful villages filled with local handicraft shops. In the past, the Oasis of Zagora was a caravan centre, the starting point of the great trans-Saharan convoys. Once there, you will enjoy a 1-hour camel ride from Zagora to reach the bivouac campsite. Along the way, you will be able to view the amazing panoramic sunset. At the camp, you will savour a traditional dinner under the starlit sky and retire to your tent to spend the night near the dunes of Zagora.
DAY 2: ZAGORA – OUARZAZATE – ATLAS – MARRAKECH:
A wake early to see the sunrise over the dunes, followed by a breakfast in the bivouac of Zagora in the southern Morocco, then ride the camels to meet your driver. Drive back to Marrakech, you will pass via Ouarzazate and have free time for lunch in a local restaurant. In the afternoon, you will continue via the Atlas Mountains to get to Marrakech. Thank you for choosing “4×4 Marrakech Excursions” – your trusted travel company in Morocco.
YOU WILL EXPLORE:
- Ait Benhaddou Unesco site
- Movie studio Ouarzazate
- Camel ride in Zagora
- Accommodation in camp
- Private Marrakech tour
THE TOUR INCLUDES:
- Pick up from hotel
- Private tour in comfortable car
- Professional driver, guide
- Accommodation in desert camp
- Camel trek in Sahara
- Breakfast and dinner
This Marrakech private tour itinerary is only suggested , so if you have different travel plans, ideas ,please contact us by email or phone and we organize your custom Marrakech to desert tour.
- Duration: 2 Days
- Trip Cost: On request
- Destination: from Marrakech to Zagora desert
- Best Season: All year round
- Transportation: Private Vehicle
- Group Size: Min 2 person, Maximum 26
WHAT DO YOU NEED TO BRING?
- Personnel First-aid Kit
- Water bottle
- Soft-sided bag
- Towel & all personal toiletries
- Good walking boots and socks
- Trekking pants
- Lightweight waterproof over-trousers / rain-pants
- Underwear / Long johns / T-shirts
- waterproof jacket
HOW DO YOU BOOK?
Find the tour you are interested in then contact us via E-mail to discuss your tour and check availability. Once the details of your tour (duration, route, and number of people) have been agreed, we will make a provisional booking, giving the dates and cost.
Contact us directly for actual price as it depends on few factors : 1. how many people travelling, 2. how many days you travel and also 3. type of hotels/camps.