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2 Day Zagora Camel Trek
P.P. / P.D.
On a tight timescale but want an opportunity to discover the Moroccan Sahara? This 2 day camel trek in the Sahara Desert in Morocco is perfect for you to become acquainted with the environment of the Sahara Desert.
You will experience Berber Kasbahs, remote sand dunes, camels and beautiful gorges on your journey to Zagora. You will also get the opportunity to spend the night in a nomad tent or sleeping under the stars in the silent surroundings of the sand dunes. Your journey to and from the camp will give you the opportunity to ride a camel and experience the wild, ancient Sahara in a safe and beautiful way.
If you want to spend more time exploring this region of Morocco then we also offer a 3 day Sahara Desert tour and a 4 day Sahara Desert tour. Whichever tour you choose you will be accompanied by a guide and driver who will make sure that all your needs are met and provide you with information on all of the different places you will visit. Bringing your camera is essential as you will want to capture these memories to look back on when you go home.
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Day 1: Marrakech – Ouarzazate – Ait Ben Haddou - Zagora
Your driver and guide will pick you up from the reception of your accommodation in Marrakech and you will head for and cross the spectacular Tizi n’Tichka Pass of the High Atlas Mountains. There are many photo opportunities on the way which you guide will talk to you about during your journey. You will then travel on to Ouarzazate before heading to Ait Ben Haddou (over 20 films have filmed their scenery here). During your travels, you will pass through many Berber villages, and once you are in the desert, riverside oases and barren hillsides, clustered with Kasbahs (fortified dwellings that house many families and their livestock).
On your drive to Zagora you will experience beautiful views of the Draa Valley. Along the way you will have a chance to walk around a local palmeries in the Draa Valley and visit a Berber guest house where you can watch the ancient art of creating Berber carpets. You will arrive in Zagora around 4pm and after a short break you will ride camels into the dunes, where you will spend the night in Berber tents. After seeing a beautiful sunset you will have an evening full of authentic Berber entertainment along with a fantastic dinner.
Day 2: Zagora - Marrakech
You will wake early and enjoy a beautiful sunrise over the dunes and having breakfast at the camp site you will ride the camels back to the auberge. Here you will meet your driver and begin your journey back to Marrakech. Along the way you will have frequent breaks to take more photographs of the beautiful desert region. You will again pass via Tizi n Tichka pass.
Return private transport from Marrakech
English speaking guide (other languages can be catered for)
1 night accommodation in Berber tents
Breakfast and Dinner
What’s Not Included
Beverages & Bottled Water
The Price will vary depending on
Age of participants
Number of participants
High and Low Season
Available all year round
All prices are based on a minimum of 2 people on the tour.