Day 1: Marrakech – Ait Benhaddou – Zagora
Pick up from your hotel or riad in Marrakech at 7:30 a.m and transport over the High Atlas Mountains Tichka pass to Zagora. En route, you will enjoy the panoramic views and impressive landscapes. A stop in Ait Benhaddou Ksar for a walking tour to explore the fortress and climb uphill with your driver. The Ksar was used as a backdrop for many international movies and was named as a UNESCO world heritage site since 1987. After lunch, you will drive across the Anti Atlas Mountains and Draa valley to reach Zagora where you swap the vehicle with camels to reach your camp for the night. Dinner and overnight in tents.
Day 2: Zagora – Draa Valley – Ouarzazate – Marrakech
You will wake up early to see the sunrise, you can climb the cliff nearby your camp for that. After breakfast, you will camel trek back to meet your driver and return to Marrakech via Draa valley, with stops in Ouarzazate’s main attractions. You will be dropped off in your Marrakech hotel in the evening. You could get dropped off at Marrakech airport or train station. You may also want to finish the desert tour in a different location/city, please check with us in advance.
MARRAKECH TO ZAGORA 2D/1N SAHARA TOUR, WHAT′S INCLUDED?
- Transportation in private licensed 4WD or Minibus with A/C, fuel throughout the tour
- English speaking driver
- Half Board – 2 meals Dinner & Breakfast, (Vegetarians are welcome)
- Walks & Explorations for example in Ait Benhaddou & Ouarzazate
- Night in a nomad tented camp (the best available in the area)
- Camel Trekking tour in Zagora
- Local Taxes