3-Day Guided Quad Tour - Kasbahs Saffron and Traditional Carpet

Multi-day & Extended Tours in Ouarzazate

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This short but eventful guided quad tour take you to visit two kasbahs along the old caravan route, in Ait Ben Haddou and in Agdz; a film studio in Ouarzazate; a village famous for Handmade Berber Carpet and an area where saffron grow wild.
Day 1 : Ait Ben haddou to Ouarzazate to Agdz (105km) We departs Ait Ben Haddou in our quads about 9am towards Ouarzazate, a famous area for cinema filming in Morocco and Africa. We will stop in Ouarzazate to visit the cinema resort before continuing southeast to Agdz, an important trading town located on the old caravan route between Marrakesh and Timbuktu. Mount Kissane can be seen from here. Overnight in Agzd. (L, D)Day 2 : Agdz to Bou Azzer to Taznakht (90km) After breakfast, we make a visit of Tamnogalt kasbah in the Draa valley about 10km from Agdz. The kasbah of Tamnogalt is a maze of narrow alley with colorful decorations and a lovely reception hall. After this, we continue driving in our quads west to Taznakht, a small town famous for carpet handmade by local Berbers in Morocco, via Bou Azzer We have the option to visit local carpet cooperatives. Overnight in hotel. (B, L, D)Day 3 : Taznakht to Ait Ben Haddou (100km) After breakfast in our hotel, we leave Taznakht and drive our quads on a winding trail across the Anti-Atlas mountains, the Siroua massif, a famous growing place of Saffron flowers, where you have the option to stop at the local cooperative to buy some Saffron at reasonable price. Then we continue our drive northeast back to Ait Ben Haddou. (B, L)

What’s included

  • 2 nights accommodation
  • Meals as per itinerary (B=breakfast, L=lunch, D=dinner)
  • Local guide
  • Use of helmet
  • Use of quad
  • Private tour

What’s not included

  • Alcoholic drinks
  • Gratuities