Overview of the schedule for a 2 days tour from marrakech to zagora :
- Spend the night in a Berber desert
The Marrakech to Zagora desert tour is one of the well-known camel ride desert tours we provide. The 2-day Zagora desert tour is a must-do experience for travelers who do not have the luxury of time and would love to have a desert tour adventure, sleep in tents, and ride a camel.
This 2 days tour from marrakech to zagora gives you the opportunity to pass by the high Atlas Mountains, admire the stunning views of the Draa valley and its palm groves, visit the UNESCO world heritage sites, ride camels, and spend the night in the camp or under the stars. Please bear in mind that Zagora is a rocky kind of desert, which, unlike the Erg Chebbi Sahara desert, doesn’t offer big dunes. 2 Days from Marrakech to Zagora
2 days Morocco tour itinerary
Day 1: Travel from Marrakech to Zagora Desert via the High Atlas Mountains, Ouarzazate, and the Draa Valley.
Your driver will pick you up at 8 am from your Riad and take you through the magical Atlas Mountains and Tizi n’ Tichka Pass. You will be amazed by the beauty of this impressive pass. The High Atlas Mountains are surrounded by beautiful landscapes and Berber villages. On arrival in Ait Ben Haddou Kasbah, the largest Kasbah in Morocco and a UNESCO World Heritage Site, we will have lunch and visit the kasbah with a local guide.
Later on, we will continue our 2-day desert tour to Zagora through the Draa Valley to reach Zagora. Once we arrive in Zagora, you will be dropped off by camels for your camel ride into the Zagora desert camp and witness the sunset. Enjoy a traditional Moroccan dinner under the stars while locals play their traditional folk songs for your entertainment.
Day 2: Travel from Zagora to Marrakech via the Draa Valley, Ait Ben Haddou, and the High Atlas Mountains.
As you awake early, you are greeted by the attractive sight of the sunlight rising over the small dunes of the Zagora desert. This is accompanied by a typical breakfast in the bivouac of Zagora. The final part is the camel ride to meet your driver, who is to drive you back to Marrakech. You will also have free time in Ouarzazate for lunch in one of the local restaurants and also visit the famous Kasbah of Taourirt. In the afternoon, we drive you back to Marrakech via the Atlas Mountains, which brings an end to your Marrakech 2-day desert tour. Drop off at your accommodation around 6 pm.
The 2-day desert tour to Zagora is known for its sunsets and the breathtaking Draa valley, and includes a camel trek and overnight in a desert camp. Once you arrive in Zagora, you will meet your camels to take you through the desert. After approximately one hour on camels, you will reach your Zagora desert camp, have dinner, play drums with camel guids, and spend the night in nomad traditional tents.
- A 2-day desert tour from Marrakech includes a camel trek and a night in a desert camp.
- See the Tizi-n-Tichka pass through the High Atlas Mountains.
- Discover the UNESCO World Heritage Site of Ait Ben Haddou, Touarirt Kasbah, and the Draa River Valley.
- Visit Ouarzazate, known as the Hollywood of Africa.
- Cross the Zagora Desert on camelback and enjoy a spectacular desert sunset camp.
2 days Morocco tour itinerary includes and excludes:
√ Pickup drop-off service.
√ English /Spanish speaking driver.
√ Vehicle with fuel (4X4 car , van , mini bus).
√ Camel for each to see the sunrise or sunset
× flights ticket.
× Monuments fees.
2 days tour from marrakech to zagora notes:
ask us about additional options like riding dunebuggys or quads in the desert or visiting Merzouga Lake, home of the wild flamingos.
Vegetarian food options are available.
Your private luxury tent will have electricity, beds, and a private bathroom with a shower. If you would like a Royal tent (larger and with air conditioning), please contact us.
The camel ride is 1.5 hours.
Ages 3 to 60 have enjoyed this tour in the past. Children under a certain size will ride with a parent. Contact us if you have questions at [email protected].
What do I need to bring?
Wear long pants for the camel trek.
You will bring one small overnight bag on the camel trek to the camp.
Bring a bottle of water with you for the camel trek.
Got any other questions? Contact us.