Marrakech to zagora desert trip including camel trek and desert camp
Day 1 : Marrakech > Tichka > Ait Benhaddou >Zagora
Your private tour with Great Morocco Tours Company will start from Marrakech towards Zagora desert via tizin’tichka pass in the high Atlas Mountains which is 2260 meters above sea level. We will arrive at the largest and famous Kasbah in morocco, the UNESCO world heritage site of Ait ben Haddou in which too many movies were filmed including, the Mummy, Gladiator, and Oblix… etc. After visiting the Kasbah and having lunch we will continue our adventure along the majestic beauty of the anti high Atlas Mountains where we suggest some stops to take some pictures .After about 2 hours driving we will reach our destination --Zagora Desert – where we will find your camels waiting for you to start your camel trip which will take about two hours to get to the nomadic tents to see the sunset and spend the night there under the stars ‘slight of the Sahara desert while the local Berbers entertain us with their drums..
Day 2 : Zagora > Draa valley > Ouarzazat > Marrakech:
Early morning, we will start our journey enjoying the sunrise as we ride the camels back to the hotel to take a shower and have breakfast. Again we will drive towards the draa valley where we will have some stops to enjoy the fascinating landscape and take pictures of the stunning oasis valley draa, the largest river in morocco which was an important trading center for Jewish, Arab, Berber and Christian civilizations, as well as one of the top tourist attractions in morocco. Thereafter, we will continue our way to Ouarzazate the Hollywood city of morocco which boasts ancient Kasbahs and very rich heritage of Berber culture .Surely we will have some free time there to have lunch and visit the world’s largest atlas film studio which is one of the most attractive location for movie makers, and because of this, the studio also operates with guided tours and has become a very popular tourist destination. We will also visit the famous Kasbah of Taourirt and in the afternoon, we will drive back to Marrakech crossing the high Atlas Mountains and your tour ends in Marrakech at about 18h00.
Recap of your Reservation
Departure : From Marrakech
Tour : To Merzouga
Nbr Days : 2 Days
Accommodation : 1 night nomad tent
Meal : Half board.