2 day desert tour marrakech overview
2 day desert tour marrakech journey is a unique desert short break through the Saharan landscapes of both the Hamada (stone desert) and Zagora desert (small dunes desert) the two days trip into the desert landscapes combines the highlights of Southern Morocco, from our first visits to Ait Benhadou, Ouarzazate, where an ancient Kasbah once held treasures of the silk route in desert oasis terrain, followed by a visit to the spectacular Agdez dates Market. A relaxing and highly scenic tour day with stunning views of this mystical land to the Anti Atlas and the Majestic draa valley, the longest valley in Morocco, flowing south east from the dam of Barrage el Mansour Eddahbi, around Ouarzazate across the anti atlas down to Zagora and Mhamid, before heading west towards the Atlantic near Tantan. about 1100Km long in total, 500 km flows much of the year, the last section will be dry and wild sand desert nature.
The most attractive and well known part of the Draa Valley starts from Agdz to Zagora. The area has been inhabited for thousands of years, Today the Draa Valley is called the date basket of North Africa due to this stretch of river being lined with terraces of date palms and other crops watered by the river water through a wise system of irrigation channels.
Along this part of the valley you will find numerous fortified villages, occupied by villagers who work on the land and live a life that has not changed for centuries.
Marrakech to Desert day Trips zagora Tour Camel Treks Desert trip makes our way through the far reaches of Morocco, where we encounter the magnificent draa valley landscape. Morocco’s most famous Saharan valley is just breathtaking and transforming to the soul. We arrive to Zagora where we find our camels waiting, On foot or camel back you have the option to travel into the remote Small dunes until our Nomadic style camp hidden in the dunes. An evening sunset climb to one of the higher dunes is customary followed by dinner and perhaps a camp fire experience and Berber songs and storytelling can be arranged. dinner included. Accommodation in a desert camp. Temperatures normally 12-15c at night.
2 day desert tour marrakech what’s included.
– Full transportation to all sites
– Full Guiding- Entrance fees
– 4×4 Jeep tour with AC
– Accommodation in Berber camp site
– Camel ride into and Out the Sahara desert
– Custom-made travel From Marrakesh Zagora
– Meals (Breakfast and dinner)
– Free time to explore the Sahara Desert, Ait benhaddou kasbah, Ouarzazate, draa valley…
– Walks, Culture, History Talks
– Real life Experiences…
– Lunch $8 in total, Drinks $1, payable in Dirhams / US Dollars, Euros.
– Travel insurance
– Tips (Tipping is a part of the culture and economy of tourism in the Morocco, in a similar way to restaurants in the USA and Europe)