Enjoy An eclectic trip to southern Morocco with a night out in the Bivouac in the desert for a first glimpse of the stunning Sahara desert.
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We at Sahara Light – Travel company in Morocco, organise private tour departure from Marrakech to explore best of Sahara desert with local guides and drivers. You will be picked up at your riad or hotel by 4×4 in the morning , and we take the route across the High Atlas with the pass Tizi N’Tichka (at 2260m). This track is very impressive with the versatile views.
After the pass, we leave the main road and enter the Ounila valley with the Kasbah of Telouet. This clay castle is very old and uninhabited, but still shows them the former glory. Then we reach the World Heritage Site of UNESCO Ait Ben Haddou. Here you can enjoy the village in its lunchtime with the old streets.
The village has often served as a movie backdrop for major film productions. Afterwards we drive to Ouarzazate to visit the largest film studios of Morocco. At Agdez you reach the fertile Draa Valley with its large palm groves. Then we reach dunes of Tinfou at Zagora, where you expect the desert camp – bivouac. On the back of a dromedary you can enjoy the sunset and around the campfire you will be served a traditional Moroccan dinner.
After a Berber breakfast we start the return journey. For a few kilometers you leave the paved road and on smaller slopes , get an impressions of the village life around the Draa River. During a break in Ouarzazate, you can visit the film studios or the Kasbah of Taourirt.
Then we direct return to Marrakech, during the late afternoon we reach our riad or hotel again. Sahara Light will be happy to organise desert tour from Marrakech. Contact us today.
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