Zagora tour from Marrakech

2-day Zagora tour from Marrakech

Visit the dunes near Zagora

2-day Zagora tour from Marrakech

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2-day Zagora tour with a night in a desert camp

The 2-day Zagora tour from Marrakech takes you to the nearest dunes of the Moroccan desert.

This Marrakech desert trip to the Sahara starts early in the morning. Your driver picks you up from your hotel. You then leave in the direction of the city of Zagora and the desert.

Here are the main stages of the Marrakech to Zagora excursion.

First you pass through the Atlas mountains and the Tizi’n’Tichka pass. You stop to visit the Kasbah of Telouet. Small Berber villages can be seen during the trip in the Atlas.

A visit to the Kasbah of Aït Ben Haddou is also on the schedule. The Ksar of Aït Ben Haddou is part of the UNESCO heritage. After that visit, you pass through Ouarzazate before taking the road into the Anti-Atlas. You go through the village of Adgz to enter in the beautiful Drâa Valley. The Valley enchants you with its palm groves and its adobe villages, typical of the South. Enjoy these visits during this Zagora desert tour 2 days from Marrakech.

In the afternoon you arrive in Zagora. After a stop in the city, you go to the nomadic camp where you enjoy a camel tour for the sunset. At the camp, you spend an evening around a campfire with traditional folklore and a night in a tent.

Zagora tour from Marrakech: the way back to the pink city

After breakfast at the camp in Zagora, it’s time to head back. The 2-day Zagora tour from Marrakech lets you discover new places.

First, a part of the journey is on the track and gives you a closer look at the palm grove of the Drâa Valley. And also, the villages nestled there with their inhabitants.

You can stop in Ouarzazate to visit the movie studios or see the Kasbah of the city.

Finally, during the last stage of this 2-day Marrakech Sahara tour to Zagora, you cross the Atlas Mountains to arrive in Marrakech. The return to the pink city is planned for the end of the day.

For another trip to the desert, you can choose a 2-day Merzouga trip from Marrakech or a Marrakech to M’hamid tour 3 days.

  • The journey per day is around 7 hours.

    Departure from Marrakech at 7 AM.
  • Night in Zagora desert camp
    The night can be planned in a simple tent or a luxury tent.
  • On the way to the desert, you cross the road which passes through the Anti-Atlas Mountains.
    (after Ouarzazate)

    One part of the journey in the Drâa Valley, after Agdz, can be done on the track in the palm grove.

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  • In Zagora you can visit traditional jewelry workshops or carpet cooperatives.

    You will do a stop to discover these workshops or for a visit to the city's Kasbah.
  • The best time to do the 2-day Zagora desert tour is from the beginning of September to the end of May.

    During the summer period, temperatures are high in the desert.
  • Activities during this Morocco desert excursion

    It is possible to enjoy a quad tour in Zagora or Ouarzazate.


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