Explore 2 DAYS FROM MARRAKECH TO ZAGORA
- We enjoy Atlas mountains, Tizi n Tichka mountain pass
- Visit Ait Benhaddou kasbah
- We may visit film studios in Ouarzazate
- We experience Sahara desert in Zagora
- Enjoy camel trek in desert
- We experience sleeping in Sahara desert camp of Zagora
PROGRAM FOR 2 DAYS TOUR FROM MARRAKECH TO DESERT
DAY 1: MARRAKECH – TIZI N TICHKA PASS – OUARZAZATE – ZAGORA
Today we pick up from your hotel in Marrakech at 8 o´clock in the morning. Then on this Marrakech desert tours 2 days, we depart to the High Atlas mountains passing through Tizi N´Tichka pass. With stops for panoramic views. On the way we will see many Berber villages. Then we continue to the south and detour to take 6 km of another road. In the first place, it will take us to the ksar (fortified village) of Ait Ben Haddou. There where we will visit the famous Kasbah (declared World Heritage Site by UNESCO in1986). In the first place, famous films have been shot in this spectacular stage. Including Gladiator, Obelix, The Mummy, The Jewel of the Nile. And Sahara with Penélope Cruz… etc.
Free time for lunch in town. Then we continue to Zagora through the Anti Atlas mountains. There where we suggest some stops to take pictures. Finally after 2 hours driving we arrive at our destination “Zagora desert” at about 5pm. Then we leave the car there to ride the camels towards the camp of Berber tent. So the ride takes about one hour and we get just to see the sunset. After dinner we´ll enjoy a show with drums and Berber music. Finally we spend the night in the camp, finishing this Marrakech desert tours 2 days, by sleeping in the nomad tent under the star lights in the heart of the desert.
DAY 2: ZAGORA DESERT – OUARZAZATE – AIT BEN HADDOU – MARRAKECH
We wake up early in the morning to watch the sunrise from a small dune next to the camp. Then after breakfast we return back to Zagora on the camels. And again in our car we drive towards the Draa Valley. On the way we make some stops to take pictures. Enjoying the beautiful landscape of the valley. It runs along the Draa river. In the first place, this river is the longest in Morocco. Moreover, it flows through the whole country reaching Mauritania to end in the Atlantic Ocean. We’ll go then through the Anti Atlas to reach Ourzazate. There where we can visit Taourirt Kasbah. In addition to the cinema Studios and the Cinema Museum if you wish.
Then we start the way back to Marrakech before finishing Marrakech desert tours 2 days. We stop at Tizi N Tichka port and free time for lunch. Finally after lunch we continue our trip, and in about 2 hours we reach Marrakech. Then transfer to the hotel. End of our Marrakech desert tours 2 days.