Your Private 2 Day Desert Trip from Marrakech To Zagora is the best way to discover; Sahara desert in Morocco. This private 2-days Sahara desert tour is the best overnight experience from Marrakech: Because you will experience the Berber lifestyle on this 2-days desert trip to Zagora from Marrakech. Sleep then; in a typical desert camp of the Sahara, see the sunrise and sunset from the back of a camel.
DAY 1 :
MARRAKESH – KASBAH AIT BEN HADOU – AGDZ – ZAGORA
Depart your private 2-days Desert Trip from Marrakech from your hotel or riad early in the morning (Around 07h30) to Zagora through Tizi Ntichka pass ( 2260 m. alt ).
Upon arrival to Kasbah Aet Ben Hadou, enjoy a short visit to this world heritage site used previously a set for various Hollywood epics like Gladiator and Lawrence of Arabia. Visit the Village with a local guide. Then after lunch at leisure in either Kasbah Aet Ben-Hadou, or further in Ouarzazate, you’ll drive past the Anti Atlas.
We arrive in Zagora in the late afternoon to get ready for a camel trek over the Zagora desert and watch a spectacular sunset before driving your camel back to your Sahara desert camp for a Moroccan dinner with drums entertainment under the stars.
An early wake up for a camel ride then; And sunrise watch over the horizon, and a Moroccan breakfast, depart than to Ouarzazate, where you can visit Tourirte Kasbah before lunch at leisure, and then continue back to Marrakech via Tizi Ntichka pass.
Because you should arrive back at your hotel or riad in Marrakech by late afternoon. This private 2-day Marrakech to Zagora desert trip; will end then with a drop-off at your hotel.
–Please kindly note that Zagora is a flat rock desert; there are barely any dunes
–Driving time from Marrakech to Zagora ( not including stops for sightseeing, drinks, lunch ) is 7 hours
–Winter season is very clod in the Zagora desert; please make sure you bring warm sleeping clothes
–Roughly 1-hour sunset and sunrise camel rides included
–Sunscreen, hat, sunglasses, and good walking shoes are essential for this tour
Pick up from your Marrakech Hotel
Sunset camel ride
Overnight at a Sahara desert camp in Zagora ( Private tent ). Dinner and breakfast included.
Sunrise camel ride
Drop off at your Marrakech hotel or the closest accessible location to your Marrakech riad if not car accessible.