Our 2 Days Desert Trip from Marrakech is ready! Departure in the early morning At 7:30 a.m towards Zagora, taking the road to cross High Atlas mountains via the Tizi n’Tichka pass towards Ait Benhaddou village, the fortified ksar with its beautiful Kasbahs, Ait Benhaddou has served as a natural decoration for many movies producers since 1960’s. Once you get to Ait Benhaddou village you take a walk to go on the top of the hill to dominate the whole village. Afterwards, you will head toOuarzazate for lunch next to the famous Kasbah of Taourirt which presents the historical and cultural interest of Ouarzazate. After lunch you will travel to the south and cross the second pass which is Tizi N’Tnifift at and Ait Saoun village, the former route of caravans for Sahara traders coming from “Tombouktou”, you will reach the first administrative centre called “Agdez Village” that marks the source of Draa Valley, with it’s 6 successive palm groves and Kasbahs stating the famous Tamnougalt Kasbah. You will continue through the lunar landscapes and the Pre-Sahara routes until you get to Zagora which is a small town, the native region of Saadian dynasty. You will take a camel trek , ride the camels by the sunset and get to our camp located in a Oasis called Nekhla and enjoy a dinner and overnight in the tent.
Get up early to see the sunrise over the dunes, Nice Breakfas bivouac of Zagora in the southern Morocco, then ride back the camels to meet your driver, then drive back to Marrakech, you will pass via Ouarzazate where we stop for lunch. Then we continue via the Atlas Mountains to get to Marrakech. We drop you at your accommodation for the end of our Ait Benhaddou day trip from Marrakech. You can also check out our other package 3 Day Desert Trip From Marrakech.
Desert Trips Morocco was born out of the desire to discover, in an authentic way, the desert of Morocco by zagora & Merzouga, its cultures and nomadic traditions.