Treks : Mixed treks morocco :
Mix excursions : 2 Day Mixed Trek Activity
- Day 1: Marrakech - Ait Benhaddou - Zagora ...
Start your journey over the Tizi-n-tichka pass, this is one of the highest passes in North Africa and afford a spectacular view of the High Atlas mountains. Continue to the UNESCO World Heritage site of Ait Benhadou. Famous as a stopping point for the camel caravans from the east and recently as a backdrop for many well known movies. Stop for lunch and to visit the site. We then follow the Draa Valley towards Zagoura where you will meet your camel guides and trek out into the Nikhila dunes to your bivouac camp for the night. Traditional supper prepared by your guides and music around the campfire. It can be quite cool in the desert when the sun goes down, be prepared with warm clothing.
- Day 2 : Zagora - Ourzazate - Marrakech ...
Breakfast in camp or back at the hotel following a beautiful sunrise over the dunes and the return journey by dromedary to your vehicle. On the return to Marrekech you can stop by the Atlas Studios in Ouarzazate for a tour if you are interested. Lunch stop near the top of the Tichka Pass and arrive in Marrakech late afternoon. Pick up and drop off times and locations to be confirmed the previous day.
Your camera is of course a must for this excursion.Comfortable walking shoes and a day pack with just your overnight essentials for the desert. Remember that the temperature drops considerably when the sun goes down. Drinking water is always important, be sure to have enough for overnight. Water is provided for washing but showers are not available in camp.