Day 1 : Marrakech - Ait Ben Haddou Ouarzazate - Zagora - Mhamid
Marrakech- M’hamid (454,3 km) 7 h 54 min
We will depart from Marrakech at 07:00 and head towards Tizn’t Tichka. At an altitude of 2206 meters, it is the highest mountain pass in North Africa. Along the way we will experience the colors of the High Atlas Mountains, and pass through picturesque Berber villages. Our descent will take us past the magnificent kasbah at Telouet and on to Ait Benhaddou, a UNESCO World Heritage Site. We will have lunch in a local restaurant and join our guide for a tour of the site. From here, we will continue on to Ourzazate, Tizin Tinififte (1600 m altitude), Agdz and the wonderful Draa Valley. We will take a break in Zagora before reaching the village of M’Hamid, where our camels will be waiting for us. An hour long camelback trek will bring us to our camp in time for the sunset. Your tent will feature a bed and toilet for your comfort, with a cold shower available in a separate location. Dinner will be served as you enjoy the peace and tranquility of this very special place
Day 2: M’ Hamid - Zagora - Ouarzazate – Marrakech
M’hamid- Merzouga (454,3 km) 7 h 54 min
The sun rising over the dunes is a unique experience for the more adventurous among you, with breakfast served soon after. We will mount the camels again for the trek back to M’Hamid and the opportunity for a hot shower at a hotel. Our return route will take us back through Zagora and Agdz, with a lunch break in Ourzazate. We will arrive back in Marrakech at 20:00.
- • Transportation with driver in a 4x4 vehicle or minivan (with air-conditioner)
- • Guided tours of all the visited monuments
- • Lunch in Ait Ben Haddou in Ouarzazate
- • Guided tour of Ait Ben Haddou
- • Camping with bed and toilet in the tent.
- • Dinner at the camp
- • Non-alcoholic beverages during meals
- • Camel rides.
- • Soft drinks in the vehicle throughout the journey