Cultural & Theme Tours in Zagora

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Enjoy a true desert adventure complete with camels, Berber villages and UNESCO World Heritage sites, during this 2-day trip from Marrakech to Zagora. Get off the beaten path in Morocco for an exploration of its stark deserts, unique local culture and fascinating historical sites. Join a camel trek and spend the night in the Zagora  2-day tour to Zagora from Marrakech, with camel trek and desert camp Take the Tizi-n-Tichka pass through the High Atlas Mountains with a guide; Discover the UNESCO World Heritage site of Aït Ben Haddou and the Drâa Valley Visit the ancient settlement of Ouarzazate Cross the dunes of the Zagora Desert on camel back and enjoy a spectacular desert sunset
day 1 : Marrakech - tichka pass - ait ben haddou - draa valley - zagora desert We start from Marrakech at 07:00hrs in an air conditioned vehicle.Travelling over the Atlas Mountains to reach our first site, Kasbah Ait Benhaddou.driving along the road, we then arrive at Ouarzazate, the gateway to the desert, known for Hollywood movies being located and filmed here. The tour allows for time for a visit of Ouarzazate on either day 1 or day 2, depending upon the schedule. It is possible to visit the Atlas film studios during the tour, subject to time. Entry to the Studios is voluntary. Following our Ouarzazate visit, we continue along the route, experiencing the Draa Valley, en route to Zagora.Once we arrive , we have time to explore, until just prior to sunset.That time, we will join our camels and head off into the desert for a 2 hour Camel trek to reach our Berber desert camp for the night.The camp provides private Berber bivouacs, evening meal and Breakfast.Full bedding is included at the camp.You can sleep out under the stars to enjoy this amazing free lightshow, with the stars being so bright in the Desertday 2 : Zagora - agdez - ouarzazate - marrakechAfter a traditional Berber breakfast we have a Two hour camel ride at sunrise to explore further. We then start our return journey to Marrakech, stopping off at many highlights on the way.Our journey takes us over the high Atlas mountains for the enjoyment of magnificent views of the surrounding country and to see the local communities who live in these mountains.

What’s included

  • Driver/guide
  • Camel trekking in the Zagora desert
  • Moroccan dinner Meals as per itinerary
  • Overnight accommodation in a nomadic tent at a Berber camp in the Zagora desert
  • Transport by air-conditioned minivan
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off

What’s not included

  • Food and drinks, unless specified
  • Gratuities