Marrakech Chegaga desert 4 days tour ideal tour to explore Morocco desert.
Program: Marrakech Chegaga desert 4 days tour
Day 1: Marrakech – Agdez
Departure from Marrakech towards agdez and cross the mountains of the High Atlas, After the Tichka pass, you leave the main road and take a secondary road to the Kasbah of Telouet, which belonged to the Lords of Atlas, family Glaoui, , You continue and lunch at Ait Ben Haddou, It is the most famous Kasbah in Morocco and is a UNESCO World Heritage Site, which we visit after lunch. Then we pass anti-atlas to Agdez where you spend the night in a kasbah.
2nd day: Agdez – chegaga
After breakfast, we will visit the Kasbah Tamnougalte, the oldest Kasbah in the Dra’a valley, before taking the old caravan route between the river and the mountains. On the way we pass many villages and gardens so you can get a better idea of how to live along the oases. Once in Zagora, we stop for lunch in a very nice kasbah. In the afternoon we drive to the last village of M’hamid and continue to the desert of Chegaga, Here you ride a camel back for a two-hour drive leads to the highest dune to enjoy a sunset Of unforgettable sun and spend the beauty of the night in a nomad tent.
3rd day: Chegaga _Ouarzazate
After breakfast, we will travel in the desert with varied landscapes; Lake Iriqui, mountains and fossils. Lunch will be at Foum Zguid, the first village after the desert, where it is also located. From there, the way to the village of Taznakht, famous for its carpets and Berber carpets. From there, we drive to Ouarzazate where to spend the night
4th day: Ouarzazate – Marrakech
After breakfast, we visit Kasbah Taourirt in the city and belonging to the Glaoui family, the Pashas of Marrakech. Drive to visit the Atlas Film Studios, where many films have been shot and the sets are still intact: Gladiator, Kingdom of Heaven, Asterix and Obelix: Mission Cleopatra, Kundun, Throne Game …. Back to Marrakech. Is along the Main Road where we will have lunch and passing numerous Berber villages along the river and across the mountains. Sometimes you descend into the valleys to drive along the river bordered by olive trees and fruit trees. The gardens are full of olives, walnuts, pomegranates, apples, pears and quinces. Berber women and children offer goats and sheep and climb even on the steepest slopes in search of fodder and firewood. We arrive in Marrakech at the end of the afternoon.
End of your trip: Marrakech Chegaga desert 4 days tour.
- Tour in 4×4 vehicle with A / C
- Overnight stays (breakfast and dinner included)
- 1 night in the desert camp
- Camel ride