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2 Days Desert tour itinerary for morocco: Spend A Night In The Sahara Desert

Aït Benhaddou, Marrakech, Ouarzazate, Tizi n'Tichka, Zagora

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Spend a Night in the Sahara Desert

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Cross the High Atlas, visit a fortified ksar for stunning Kasbahs, see the Kasbah of Taourirt, stop at  Tamgroute village and do camel rides in the desert. Enjoy tented camp stays near an oasis! 

DAY 01

marrakeche - tizi N.tichka - Ouarzazate - zagora

  • After breakfast, depart from Marrakech at around 8:00 in the morning, crossing the High Atlas mountains via the Tizi n’Tichka pass towards Ait Benhaddou village, the fortified ksar. 

  • Once you get to Ait Benhaddou village, you take a walk till the top of the hill for scenic views.

  • Afterwards, head to Ouarzazate for lunch, next to the famous Kasbah of Taourirt which presents the historical and cultural interest of Ouarzazate. 

  • Continue through lunar landscapes and the Pre-Sahara routes until you get to Zagora which is a small town, the native region of Saadian dynasty (Saadian tombs in Marrakech) who used to rule Morocco in the XVII century. 

  • 18 km furthermore, you will arrive at Tamgroute, a small village where most of the locals are pottery handicrafts. Tamgroute is also well known for it's old Koranic school and library. The next five kilometres will let you see the first sand dunes of Zagora called Tinfou dunes and give you a taste of Sahara desert dunes. Ride the camels at sunset and get to camp at an Oasis.

  • Overnight in nomad tents.

DAY 02

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  • Morning sunrise on the dunes is something not to be missed! Go for a camel ride back to Zagora, reach your vehicle and start trip back to Ouarzazate through the Draa valley and Agdz. 

  • In Ouarzazate, you visit the Taourirt Kasbah and have lunch. 

  • In the afternoon, travel back to Marrakech.

  • 150 EUR Per Adult
  • Transfers from and to your hotel.

  • English and French speaking Berber tour leader.

  • Overnight stay in a nomadic tent with dinner and breakfast.

  • All meals.

  • Camel ride for each person.


  • Personal travel insurance.

  • Soft drinks ( water etc.).

  • Lunch. 

  • Tips.

Aït Benhaddou, Marrakech, Ouarzazate, Tizi n'Tichka, Zagora

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