Atlas Mountains & Sahara desert (combined tour) 3D/2N
Experience a combined tour including both a part of the Sahara desert (the surrounding of Zagora) and the Atlas Mountains…
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Combined tour including both a part of the Sahara desert (the surrounding of Zagora) and the Atlas Mountains, experience camel ride and an overnight under a Berber tent, meet the Berbers of the Atlas Mountains, visit a local family and enjoy Toubkal views.
Day 1: Marrakech – Ouarzazate – Zagora. 360km – 6/7hrs drive.
Pick up from Marrakech at 8am & drive through Haouz plain and up via Tizi n’Tichka pass (2260m) the highest road pass in Morocco, down to Telouat valley to visit Ait Benhadou & continue to Ouarzazate & Zagora, ride the camels from Zagora to Nkhila dunes on the surrounding, possibility of seeing the sunset on the way to the camp.Overnight at the Berber tent.
Day 2: Zagora – Imlil valley Atlas Mountains. 400km/7hrs drive.
Wake up early to see the sunrise and then have a breakfast at the camp before the ride back to Zagora or get a 4×4 from the camp & drive through the Draa valley, Ouarzazate, Ourika valley, end up the day in Imlil valley at the heart of theAtlas Mountains.Overnight at the Riad Jnane Imlil www.riadjnaneimlil.com
Day 3: Atlas Mountains – Marrakech. 5-6hrs walk, 67km /1.30hr drive.Full day trek through the Berber villages including Fimlil & Mzik, walk up to Tizi Mzik pass (2485m), lunch will be prepared by our cook, enjoy the view over the whole valley, possibilité de climb Tasghimoute summit the see the spectacular views of Azzaden valley on the other side of the Mountains.Walk back down afterwards to Imlil for the transfer back to Marrakech at the ed of the day.
English speaking guide.
Nomadic Camp (Private tent, shared WC & shower)