2 Days from Marrakech to Zagora

Day 1 :

The Zagora trip starts at 7 from Marrakech and we drive taward Ouarzazte by Tizi n’Tichka pass (2260 m). First stop will be for breakfast after one hour driving from Marrakech . Afterbreakfast, we cross the high Atlas after crossing many berber villages . The big stop will be at Ait ben haddou kasbah that has been a Unisco World Heritage site since 1987 where many movies filmed: Gladitor, Price of Persia , Kingdom of heaven, Babel… We stop for lunch at a nice restaurant at foothill of the Ait ben haddou kasbah . After lunch we keep driving to Ouarzazate city (the gate to the desert) : the capital of the Cinema in Morocco, here where we will see a couple studios and the Tourirte Kasbah which was the palace of Pacha Gloui. After Ouarzazate city we drive along the Draa valley the longest valley in Morocco more than 1200 Km from the Atlas mountain till the Atlantic Ocean and all of it is palm groves. we will be at Zagora at around 5 , you will find your camels are waiting for you, you ride camels for an hour and a half at the middle of the desert you will be at the camp 30 min before the sun set here you will find opportunity to take some good pictures for the sun set, after that the nomads will serve dinner under their own tents then they will make a big fire and they will play drums for you under amazing sky with a lot of stars.

Day 2 :

We will wake you up 30 min before sunrise you have breakfast after that you ride camels for an hour till the van and we drive all the way back to Marrakech ( we stop for lunch at Ouarzazate) we we’ll be in Marrakech  around 5pm.

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