2 days Marrakech to Zagora desert tour Overview:
2 days Marrakech to Zagora desert tour is the most popular camel ride sunset desert tour we offer, the Marrakech desert tours 2 days is perfect for those who are short on time and wish to seize the opportunity to get introduced to Morocco Sahara desert and would love to have desert tour experience and lifestyles in a just 2 day sahara desert trip from marrakech. This 2 days tour from marrakech to zagora desert gives you the opportunity to travel through the amazing lanscapes of the High Atlas Mountains and berber villages before you reach Kasbah Ait Ben Haddou, it is a UNESCO world heritage site and location where many movies have been shot. After you arrive Zagora, you will ride camels toward the desert to camp in a berber tent and spend the night under the stars. On your way back to Marrakech, you will travel through Tizi N’Tichka.
Morocco Explore Tours; 2 days Marrakech to Zagora desert tour:
Here are the 2 days desert tour from marrakech to zagora highlights:
2 Days desert tour from Marrakech
Enjoy the beautiful landscapes between Marrakech and Zagora
Travel through Tizi N’tichka pass and the High Atlas Mountain
Visit the Cinema Studios and Museum in Ourzazate
Visit Kasbah Ait Ben Hadddou the UNESCO world heritage site
Visit Ouarzazate the Gate to Morocco’s Sahara desert and the Hollywood of Africa
Drive along Draa Valley, famous for its date palm tree plantations
Take a camel trek
Camp in Zagora desert and Spend the night in a Berber desert camp
Enjoy the sunset and sunrise over the sand dunes
Traditional music from local nomads
This is the itinerary of the Marrakech to Sahara Desert 2 days:
Day 1: Marrakech – High Atlas – Ait Ben Haddou – Zagora – Camel ride and night in Berber tent
Your 2 days trip from marrakech to zagora start departs around 8am, you will picked up from your accommodation. You will be driven to Zagora traveling through the Grand Atlas Mountains and the pass of Tizi N’Tichka. This famus pass is 2260 meters high over the Grand Atlas Mountains. During your 2 days from marrakech to zagora journey, you will admire the wonderful landscapes and the several Berber villages, before we reach the Kasbah of Ait Ben Haddou. It is a world heritage site by UNESCO. It has been a place to film many Hollywood movies such as Gladiator, and The Mumy. You will have enough free time for lunch in the village of Ait Ben Haddou.
From here, we will continue the journey 2 day sahara tour from marrakech to Zagora. We will drive through Anti Atlas Mountains which offer many wonderful views to take some picture during our breaks on the road. We will reach Zagora about 5pm after two hours of driving. We will ride camels to camp in the desert. Over the sand dunes of Zagora, you will enjoy the amazing sunset. After dinner in a nomad tent, you will enjoy a small concert of Berber music with drums. Your local desert nomads hosts will be playing singing local folklore music until around midnight. You will spend the night under the endless stars in the heart of the desert.
Day 2 : Zagora – Draa Valley – Anti Atlas – Ouarzazate – High Atlas – Marrakech
The following day of the marrakech desert trip 2 days, you will wake early enough to admire the breathtaking sunrise near the camping place. After that, we will ride camels back to Zagora before we drive towards the amzing Draa Valley. You will have some breaks on the way to admire the wonderful views and landscapes before we stop to take some photos of the longest river in Morocco in Draa Valley. The journey 2 day marrakech desert tour continues to visit Tourirt Kasbah, the Film Studios Museum (optional) in Ouarzazate after traveling via the Anti Atlas. After that, we will make our way back to Marrakech traveling through the pass of Tizi N’Tichka where you have lunch. We will reach Marrakech, where we treansfer you to your accommodation. Your Marrakech desert tours 2 days will end at about 19h00 in the summer and 20h00 in the winter.
- Zagora does not offer big dunes compared to Erg chebbi sahara sand dunes in Merzouga. Zagora is a black and rocky desert.
- If the itinerary 2 day sahara desert trip from marrakech that we offer do not match what you are looking for, please do not hesitate to contact us and we will prepare a trip to suit your needs and requirements.
Included in the 2 days tour from marrakech to zagora desert:
- Private A/C Comfortable Vehicle + fuel
- English/French/Spanish speaking driver during the tour
- Pick up & Drop off at your accommodation
- Dinner and Breakfast are daily included
- Free time to explore the sites, Breaks for photos,…Etc
Not included in the 2 days desert tour from marrakech to zagora:
- Entrance fees to monuments, studios, and Kasbahs
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