your private 2 days Marrakech desert tours to Zagora. Is it a perfect choice for those travelers who are in a short time! but it is still possible to visit everything you need? If still want to have Morocco's desert trip including overnight desert experience. that's Our meaning of Marrakech desert tours highlight is to go Camel trekking to admire the sunset and sunrise while a crossing the sand dunes.


  • Drive across the High Atlas Mountains and Tizi Ntichka pass
  • Be amazed at the UNESCO world heritage site of Kasbah Ait Ben Haddou
  • Drive along the famous date palm tree plantations of Draa Valley
  • Enjoy a camel ride in a spectacular Zagora sunset
  • Experience a night in a Berber desert camp in Zagora with local Berber guides
  • Sleep under the stars at your Zagora desert camp
  • Visit the Gateway to Morocco's Sahara desert, Ouarzazate


Day 1: Marrakech - Ait Ben Haddou - Draa Valley – Zagora desert

8 drive

Our private 2 days desert tour to Zagora from Marrakech. depart early in the morning at around 07h30 a.m. The ride will take you through Tizi Ntichka Pass (altitude: 2,260 m), past adobe Berber villages and shepherds herding their goats. There is a stop in the High Atlas Mountains for some picture-taking and coffee break/rest. The next stop is at the UNESCO World Heritage village in Kasbah Ait Ben Hadou. You will have enough time to explore this wonderful site, which has also been famous as a backdrop for many movie and commercial shoots. There is a special guided group tour that charges an extra fee of €30 per individual to tourists who want to join the local tour guide. A one-hour lunch break is next after the visit of the Kasbah.

The desert trip resumes driving you past Ouarzazate and crossing the Northeastern Anti Atlas Mountains towards the Agdz oasis. There is a short stop in the village center, after which, rich sceneries will behold you as see countless date palm trees lining up the Draa Valley, home of the largest tree palm plantations in Morocco. By late afternoon, you will be ready to meet with your camel caravans. The most-awaited camel ride through the Zagora desert begins amid the backdrop of an amazing desert sunset. Savor this unique experience for about an hour. Before darkness sets in, we take our camel trek to the Berber desert camp, which lies in an obscure desert spot you have never been to before. Here at the Bedouin camp, you will be treated to an exotic delicious Moroccan dinner to be followed by the local desert nomads’ unique drums show by the campfire. Drums playing and folklore singing and music continue until around midnight. Enjoy star gazing before you go to sleep. Desert nights under a clear sky are a sight to behold.

Accomodation details:
Luxury desert camp

Day 2: Zagora – Ouarzazat - Marrakech

7 drive

Be ready to be awakened by your camp hosts early morning so you can see the sunrise in the desert. Breakfast follows, after which you will ride the camels again on your way to your vehicle and driver on the main road. The drive will take us to Ouarzazate, dubbed the gateway or door to the Sahara desert. There will be a stop for lunch at a local café. A visit to Taourirt Kasbah is an option depending on the available time. Entrance fees to this place apply. We drive back to Marrakech once more crossing the High Atlas Mountains. The two-day tour ends in Jamaa Elfna Square at around 18h00 (during summer) and 20h00 (during winter).

  • Minivan or 4x4 with A/C, driven by an English speaking driver /guide
  • Pick-up from your accommodation in Marrakech
  • Overnight in your Sahara desert camp ( Private tent ) with shared bathrooms and showers.
  • Camel Trek in the Sahara across Erg Chebbi sand dunes
  • Dinner and breakfast are included.
  • if you wish to Upgrade to luxury camp with an ensuite tent it is available on time of booking ( €70 per person )
  • Drop off at your hotel in Marrakech or the closest accessible parking

  • Minibus with A/C, fuel, travel taxes and tolls as per itinerary
  • Professional driver
  • Pick-up from your accommodation in Marrakech
  • Breakfast and dinner during the entire tour
  • Overnight accommodation during the entire tour
  • Camel trek in the Sahara and local Berber guides

Things to Remember for the Marrakech desert tours to Zagora

  1. The indicated driving time from Marrakech to Zagora is exclusive of lunches, sightseeing and picture taking
  2. It is advised that you carry a small backpack for the belonging you will need in the overnight desert camp
  3. please bring your own bathroom towel and supplies for the desert camp, Zagora desert is very cold in Winter season
  4. warm sleeping clothes are necessary the temperatures can reach 0°C
  5. Walking shoes, sunglasses, hat, and wet napkins always come handy on these Marrakech to Zagora trip
  6. If you choose the comfortable camp ( mentioned in the Zagora tour price ), please bring your bathroom condiments and a towel OR If you upgrade to the luxury camp, they are supplied within your ensuite bathroom.

Number and Price per person
1 /280€ 2 /175€ 3/170€ 4/165€ 5/145€ 6/120€ 7/110€ 8/100€ 9/90€ 10/17/80€

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