zagora tour

A day Zagora tour in the palm grove

Discover the charm of Southern Morocco

Zagora palm grove tour

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This Zagora day tour it’s great to explore its beautiful palm grove through a hike and a camel ride. At midday, you enjoy a picnic in the palm grove.

If you spend a holiday in Morocco and have planned a trip to Ouarzazate, take the opportunity to go down to Zagora, a very charming city in southern Morocco. The exotic setting is guaranteed, you are on the gateway to the Moroccan desert! So, a Zagora palm grove tour is such an amzing way to discover the charm of South Morocco.

Zagora palm grove tour for a day

Zagora has the charm of South Morocco villages: ocher houses, date palms, laurels, … the magic of the South is there and we feel the proximity of the Sahara desert … The change in scenery is complete. The sun rays, the colors of women’s scarves, it’s like an oriental dream…

Visit of Amzrou village near Zagora

Your excursion to the Zagora palm grove begins in the morning. You will meet your guide at the entrance to the palm grove with the camels. The starting point is the village of Amzrou.

The village of Amzrou The village of Amzrou is 1km and a half from the center of Zagora, heading south. Amzrou is known for making jewelry. Ksar Amzrou is composed of two parts: one part of the village is Muslim and the other Jewish. You make a first visit during this Zagora day tour.

Accompanied by your guide, you go then discover the palm grove of Zagora along the Oued Drâa.

Camel tour in Zagora

The Zagora palm grove day tour is an outdoor hike. This is an excellent idea for an activity in Zagora to share with family or friends. After a good walk, at midday, enjoy a delicious picnic lunch.

In the afternoon, your Zagora excursion continues. You begin the return to the city. During this Zagora day tour, you will also enjoy a camel tour in the palm grove.

If you have more time, do not hesitate to go down to the desert to visit the Erg Chigaga great dunes by 4×4.

Tips to visit places near Zagora

  • Going back to Ouarzazate, you can visit the Ksar Tinezouline, about thirty kilometers from Zagora.
  • Closer to Zagora, just a few kilometers away, there is the village of Tissergate. It is a typical village in southern Morocco. In this village, you can visit the Museum of arts and traditions of the Drâa Valley.
  • The Draa Valley
    If you are staying in Ouarzazate, know that to get to Zagora, it takes about 2h30.
    The trip to Zagora is worth it because you will cross the beautiful Draa Valley and its palm grove to get there.
    The Draa Valley hides beautiful Kasbahs that are worth a visit and make all the charm of southern Morocco.
  • Zagora desert tour
    The visit of the palm grove of Zagora is an alternative to an excursion in the dunes of Tinfou.
    The dunes of Tinfou give a first impression of the desert and in which you can also do a camel tour.

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  • Idea for a Morocco desert tour from Zagora
    You can extend your experience by going to M'hamid and spend a night in a nomadic camp in the Sahara desert.
    Another option is a night in a desert camp at Erg Lihoudi.
    Return the next day to Zagora or Ouarzazate.
  • 4x4 desert trip from Zagora
    We can organize a private 4x4 transfer to M'hamid or Erg Chigaga if you want to go down to the desert.
    Many visits are planned on the way to the desert.


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