Shared 5 days to Zagora Desert tour from Marrakech


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Tour Description

Day 01: Arrival
Welcome to Marrakech! Your tour begins when you are greeted by our friendly driver who will assist you
and drive you to your riad.

Day 02: ½ day Marrakesh sight seeing tour
Breakfast at the hotel is followed by half a day sight-seeing of The Red City.  We discover with an English
speaking guide the markets in the Medina (olives, leather, spices etc), the famous Jamaa El Fna square,
palaces and monuments (Saadian Tombs, Koutoubia Mosque, Bahia Palace).  The rest of the day is at your
leisure.

Day 03: Marrakesh - Zagora desert
After breakfast we travel to Ouarzazate through The Tizi’n Tichka Pass, we enjoy the majestic views of The
High Atlas Mountains. At Ouarzazate it’s time for a guided exploration of The Ait Benhaddou Kasbah
(UNESCO World Heritage Site since 1987) before you have some free time to lunch. If you choose you may
also visit the Cinema Museum and movie studios.  We travel the road to Zagora through the most beautiful
oasis, palm grove and Berber village. At Zagora we swap car for camel and trek for 1H30 into the Zagora
desert where we enjoy the stunning sunset, it’s time to enjoy a typical Moroccan dinner whilst listening to
the rhythm of Berber drums and chants.  After singing and dancing beside the campfire we enjoy a night
under the stars in the nomadic tents of the desert camp.

Day 04 Zagora desert - Marrakesh
A new day with an early morning awake up call to enjoy the sunrise from the top of the dunes.  After the
typical Berber breakfast offered in the camp we return to Zagora by camel. We travel to Marrakech with
scheduled comfort stops. Along the way you will be free to enjoy your lunch at a local restaurant. Upon
arrival at Marrakech our driver will drop you off at your riad.

Day 05: Final departure
After breakfast. The rest of the day is yours until it is time to be transferred to the airport for your final
departure.  ​​​

HIGHLIGHTS
MARRAKECH
 Jemaa El Fna
 Saadian Tombs
 Koutoubia Mosque
 Bahia Palace

OUARZAZATE
 Tizi’Tichka Pass
 High Atlas Mountains
 Cinema Museum/ Movie Studios (optional)
 Ait Ben Haddou

Zagora
 Oasis and Palm Grove
 Berber Village
 Desert sunset
 Berber entertainment
 Berber dinner
 Night in Berber tent
 Camel Ride

Included :
All transportation between destinations and activities with our clean and modern, air-
conditioned, fully insured minibus.
3 nights including breakfast in a pleasant riad: Riad Azra or similar
1 night half board in a wonderful desert camp
Visits as described with an English Speaking guide
Camel rides across the dunes and an evening of traditional entertainment

Not Included:
Lunches
Dinners
Beverages
Gratuities
Guide at Ait Ben Haddou
Optional tours

Cancellation Policy:
Cancel up to 48 hours in advance for a full refund

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