🐪 The Zagora Southern Route 2-day excursion is one of Morocco’s most popular tours. If you would like to take time appreciating the desert scenery while having the opportunity to spend some time exploring the Zagora region, this 2-Day Zagora Southern Route Tour is for you!
📝 Zagora Southern Itinerary
- Day 1: Marrakech → Ouarzazate → Draa Valley → Zagora.
- Day 2: Zagora → Draa Valley → Aït Benhaddou → Marrakech.
📝 Zagora Southern Route Tour detailed description
✅ Day 1: Marrakech → Ouarzazate → Draa Valley → Zagora
A morning departure towards Zagora, will take us through the High Atlas Mountains via the Tizi n’Tichka pass (2260m elevation) and across a number of Berber villages. Continuing on, to Kasbah Tifoultoute and Ouarzazate, pass through its wonderful palm groves. We will then follow the path of the ancient caravans, arriving in Tamnougalte. Next, a descent into the Draa Valley’s beautiful landscape will lead us to Zagora. After arriving in Zagora and exchanging our vehicles for camels, we will camel-trek across the sand dunes towards camp. Once settled in our bivouac tents, a beautiful night will be enjoyed under a vivid and starry, desert sky.
✅ Day 2: Zagora → Draa Valley → Aït Benhaddou → Marrakech
The day will begin with an early rise to witness the beauteous desert sunrise before breakfast, then camel trekking back to our vehicles. After departing for the Draa Valley and its oasis, we will pass through picturesque traditional villages, still standing after many generations. Continuing towards Ouarzazate, stops will be made for photo opportunities or to marvel at the local landscape. Once arriving in Ouarzazate, we will visit the downtown Kasbah Taourirt and the world-famous Cinema Studios. Later arriving in Aït Benhaddou for lunch, we will visit its Kasbah before returning to Marrakech via the High Atlas mountains.
📌 Map Zagora Southern Route departing from Marrakech
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