Places in Drâa Valley
Erg Chigaga to Tizi n’Tichka
Exiting Erg Chigaga by 4WD, head north to Ouarzazate or Marrakesh via Foum Zguid. En route through the sahel and reg, you’ll pass the Iriki 'oasis' under an imposing plateau on your right. From here, you’ll spot thirsty birds and gazelles drinking from a vast lake.
Tours and activities
Tips and articles
Morocco's ultimate outdoor activities
Hoist yourself up gorges that seem to melt like candlewax in the midday heat. Chase Barbary sheep downhill on a mountain bike. Hurtle along rapids as they squeeze through slot canyons...
Treasure hunting: shopping in Marrakesh
Marrakesh has been a trading town since the 11th century and it can still satisfy the most ardent shopaholic...
Top tips for travelling during Ramadan
Ramadan Mubarak! The Islamic holy month of Ramadan runs from the end of June to the end of July this year – and if you're planning on travelling to a Muslim-majority region during this time, you’re in for an utterly f...
Where to set-jet Game of Thrones
Been missing out on your dose of warring armies, unruly dragons and cunning courtiers? Fans of hit TV show Game of Thrones can rest easy - Series Four of HBO’s adaptation of George RR Martin’s fantasy epic begins in t...