zagora tour

A day Zagora tour in the palm grove

Discover the charm of Southern Morocco

Zagora palm grove tour

Zagora palm grove tour – Morocco desert excursion – Zagora camel tour – A day tour ZagoraZagora camel excursion

This day Morocco excursion will take you to the palm grove of Zagora.

If you spend a holiday in Morocco and have planned to come to Ouarzazate, why not go down to Zagora, this very charming city in southern Morocco?

Zagora palm grove tour for a day

The city of 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, one feels in an oriental dream.

Once in Zagora, your Morocco desert tour excursion in the palm grove can begin. Your guide will wait for you at the entrance of the palm grove with the camels. The starting point for this Zagora palm grove tour is the village of Amzrou.

Visit of Amzrou village near Zagora

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

Camel tour in Zagora

Visit the palm grove of Zagora allows a nice walk in this place borrowing a lot of charm. At noon, break for lunch that will take the form of a picnic. In the afternoon, your Morocco Sahara desert tour continues. Back to Zagora in the afternoon. Your guide will drop you off in your accomodation in Zagora.

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

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.

  • 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.
  • The visit of the palm grove of Zagora is an alternative to an excursion in the dunes of Tinfou which, they 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 the same evening and sleep in a nomadic camp in the Sahara desert.
    Another option: sleep in a desert camp in Erg Lihoudi.
    Return the next day to Zagora or Ouarzazate.
  • We can organize a private 4x4 transfer to M'hamid El Ghizlane if you want to go down to the desert.
    The journey is approximately 1h30. Stops are planned to visit the ceramic workshops.


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