Overview

PROGRAM:
Day 1: Marrakech - Tizi N’Tichka - Ait Benhaddou - Ouarzazate - Zagora
Day 2: Zagora - Ouarzazate

Day 3: Ouarzazate - Marrakech

2 Nights 3 Days 14 Nov, 15 Nov, 16 Nov, and more Marrakech, Marrakech-Safi
Inclusions/Exclusions

What is included in the tour

 Mini Van with English Speaking Driver/Guide
 Pick-up and drop-off from your Hotel/Riad in Marrakech
 Overnight at a Sahara Desert Camp in M’Hamid El Ghizlane
 Dinner and breakfast
 Sunset Camel Ride
 Sunrise Camel Ride
 Monuments admissions as per the itinerary
 All service charges and taxes

What is NOT included in the tour

  • Drinks
  •  4X4 Excursion (supplement per car is : 139 USD / maximum 4 pax by car)
  •  Tour Guides
  •  Tipping & personal spending
Highlights
  • Cross the High Atlas Mountains and Tizi Ntichka pass
  •  Visit the Berber village of Ait Ben Haddou, famous for its world heritage Kasbah
  •  Drive along Draa Valley with its fortified villages, palm trees dotter rives and oases
  •  Ride your camel watching the sunset at Zagora dunes
  •  Sleep under the stars at your Berber desert camp
  •  Visit Ouarzazate with its Taourirt Kasbah
Itinerary

Day 1: Marrakech - Tizi N’Tichka - Ait Benhaddou – Zagora (about 7H drive)

Pick up from your hotel/Riad around 7H00 am, for early departure to Zagora via the Tizi N'Tichka saddle (2260m). At the top, a narrow road leads to cross several Berber villages on the way, like the village of Telouet from where you will have a splendid view. Short stop is planned at Aït Ben Haddou to visit its most impressive and the best preserved Ksar of all the Moroccan south area, a world heritage site used previously to film Hollywood movies like Gladiator and Lawrence of Arabia and so many others.
Lunch at leisure in a local restaurant in Ouarzazate.
After lunch, we will drive through the High Atlas Mountains, the Berber Village of Agdez, and Draa Valley that considered as the largest date palm plantation in Morocco.
Once arrived to Zagora at late afternoon, you will go for a camel trek over the sand dunes to witness the magnificent sunset. Dinner with local entertainment under the stars, and overnight under your private tent.

Day 2: Zagora - Ouarzazate

Early wake up, you will go for a morning Camel Ride to witness the Sunrise over the dunes of Zagora. Return to the camp for a traditional breakfast After Breakfast, departure back to Marrakech through Agdaz & Ouarzazate. Several stops are planned to give you the chance to enjoy the high atlas mountains landscapes.
Once arrived to Marrakech, Transfer to your Hotel/Riad
End of our Service
Optional in Zagora: An organized 4x4 wheel excursion can be planned to visit the famous area of M’hamid by driving about 60 Km off-road itinerary towards what is known as the greatest dunes in Morocco which are about 300m high and 35Km long.
The Erg of Chegaga, with its huge and golden sand dunes, was and still remains far away from any sort of civilization. In this relatively quiet desert you will have the chance to approach the desert men’s old lifestyle, and the sands’ overwhelming expansion.

Day 3: Ouarzazate Marrakech

 

Hotels to be used or similar

City Hotel
Zagora Zagora Desert Camp
Ouarzazate Riad Dar Chamaa

 

 

Pickup point
Marrakech - Maroc View on Map