Zagora Desert Trips from Marrakech overview:
The wonderful 2 days tour from Marrakech to Zagora desert will take you to see and do some of the main highlights in Morocco. In general, at first, you will be discovering the high Atlas Mountains passing by some of the famous Kasbahs in the country. However, you will end up doing one of the best activities in Morocco, which is a camel ride through the dunes. Besides, our trip offers you a night in a Berber camp in the middle of the Zagora desert.
Day 1: From Marrakech passing by Ait Benhaddou to Zagora:
Our first day of the 2 days tour from Marrakech to Zagora tour will start by picking you up from your accommodation at around 8:00. We will drive through the High Atlas Mountains, where we will pass by the famous Tizi nTichka which is 2260m high. In general, we will make many stops in different places to allow you to take pictures. Of course, our special guests can ask for stops whatever they want. We will continue our way to Zagora, this time we will stop by one of the fortified villages in Morocco that are counted as a UNESCO world heritage. You will have time to discover the main spot in this unique village.
After that, we will drive to our waiting destination, Zagora. Usually, we arrive late in the evening, just the perfect time to do camel riding and assist for sunset. We will take the camel and drive to our Berber camp that is set in the desert. The main things that you will be experiencing this night are; enjoying a delicious Moroccan meal, listening to Berber Music (Drums), and watching the beautiful starry sky.
Day 2: Zagora passing by Ouarzazate to Marrakech:
Today, our journey back to Marrakech will be a visit to Ouarzazate. After having breakfast in the desert camp we will be traveling towards Marrakech again passing by the High and Anti-Atlas mountains.
The special destination of today is the city of Ouarzazate. This amazing place has one of the most visited places, Atlas Studios. This latter is where great directors from all over the world passed by and made their shots. Series like Prison Break and Game of Thrones were filmed in this area besides many other movies such as Gladiator. After enjoying this phenomenal place, we will have to leave for Marrakech. We will pass by many other beautiful places that you have seen before. You could ask for stops on the way to enjoy the view and the beauty of the Atlas Mountains. Our 2 days tour from Marrakech to Zagora itinerary ends with arriving at the red city, Marrakech.