3 days tour from Marrakech to Zagora sahara desert tour (chegaga dunes)


 

the Sahara desert tour : 3 days from Marrakech to Chagaga Dunes

Morocco lost areaDay 1: Marrakech – Tizi-n-Tichka – Agdez – Zagora

Leaving Marrakech by our 4×4, we take the route up into the High Atlas Mountains and cross the highest passing via Tizi-N-Tichka. After a stop for lunch, we will pass through Ouarzazate, Hollywood capital of Morocco, and through another pass, Tizi-n-Tinffift to reach Agdez and the Draa Valley, then we will continue heading south from Agdez through fortified villages and palm groves down to the oasis of Zagora. Having  dinner and overnight in a hotel.

Day 2: Zagora – Tamagroute – M’hamid – Chegaga

In the second day of your journey, after breakfast, we will start our way to M’hamid. We will make a stop on the way in a town called Tamagroute to visit the Koranic library and the pottery factory, here they make beautiful green glazed ceramics. Lunch will be at M’hamid to prepare you for approximately 2 hours camel ride on the 4×4 track to the big sandy dunes of Chegaga. You will get a chance to see the spectacular sunset over the dunes. Dinner and overnight in a luxury desert camp at beside of the dune.

Day 3: Chegaga – Lake Iriqui – Foum Zguid – Taznakht – Marrakech

The go back to Marrakech via the track between Erg Chegaga and the dry bed of the Draa through Lake Iriqui, then through the oasis Foum Zguid. We will continue by road via Taznakht and then go back to Marrakech, photo stops will be made during the day between Taznakht and Marrakech before arriving at the hotel.

The tour included:

- Comfortable transportation (4×4 toyota land cruiser – micro bus).

- Driver-guide who speaks your language.

- Fuel.

- Hotels – riad with half board.

- Camel ride.

- Overnight in desert camp.