Marrakech to Zagora 2 days Trips

What to Expect

What to Expect

Day 1
Marrakech – Ait Benhaddou – Draa Valley – Zagora
We will pick up you at 08am at your hotel/riad. We will travel to the south of High Atlas Mountains via Tizi-n-Tichka(2260m).A spectacular road of red mountains and berber villages. On our arrival to ait ben haddou village we will go for a walk to visit this ancient village. An old village where a list of movie credits were made starting with the first movies “Lawrence of Arabia”, ”Jesus of Nazareth”, ”Gladiator” and the list is still going. It is also listed in UNISCO as a site of world heritage and national culture in 1987. After Lunch we drive to Draa valley crossing the Middle Atlas Mountains and admiring its lunar landscapes. Draa valley is one of the old caravan roads transporting gold, ivory and slaves. Zagora will be our final destination a huge oasis of date palms. Camel ride to your berber tents and after dinner around the fire there will be some berber music for the atmosphere.

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Day 2
Zagora – Agdez – Ouarzazate – Marrakech
We will be waiting for you when you come back from the berber camping and we drive back through valley of Draa.A great history is in this valley that spreads along the river that has the same name draa river more than 200 km of palm groves. It is 160 km to reach Ouarzazate. It is a very tranquil and lying back city. Possibility to visit Kasbah of Taourirt(stronghold fort)represents the Berber architecture and represents one of the old trade cities in Morocco, known under the name of Hollywood of Morocco because it has a number of cinema studios (ECLA Studio, Altas corporation). Lunch in the same city and drive back to Marrakech via tizi-n-ticha.

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