Day 1: Marrakech - Arrival
Arrival at Marrakech Menara airport, assistance. Transfer to your hotel, dinner & accommodation
Day 2: Marrakech - Ouarzazate - Zagora (B D)
After breakfast, departure to Zagora by crossing the High Atlas Mountains and the Tizi N’ Tichka pass (2260 m alt), you will cross many Berber villages of rare beauty. Stop en route to visit the Kasbah of Ait Benhaddou considered the most beautiful and well preserved Kasbah in the south of Morocco and a UNESCO World Heritage Site.
Continue to Zagora on one of the most scenic roads of Morocco via the little village of Agdz. Discover a greenish area of palm groves lining the path to announce the start of a Saharian Oasis where a patchwork of domestic vegetation displays itself through a terraced culture of cereals, vegetables, fruit trees, dates, henna, watered by the Draa River.
Arrive in Zagora, a small town commonly called "gate of the desert". In the 14th century, the Saadians, descendants of the prophet and originating from Arabia, set out to conquer the Sahara, and Zagora was their starting point. They managed to extend their authority till Timbuktu.
Dinner and overnight at your hotel.
Day 3: Zagora / M’hamid Ghizlane / Zagora (B D)
Full day at leisure in your hotel on a half board basis.
Optional excursion in the south, to M'hamid village, the last Draa Oasis. Then continue to the splendid Erg Chegaga sand dunes where you will have a chance to meet nomads and if you are lucky enough, you may see a camel caravan passing on. Return to your hotel at the end of the day.
Day 4: Zagora - Marrakech (B D)
Breakfast at the hotel, departure to Marrakech. On arrival, orientation city tour of Marrakech, dinner and overnight at your hotel.
Day 5: Marrakech - Departure (B)
After breakfast, departure to the airport for you onward flight.
- Accommodation and meals as mentioned in the itinerary
- Meals as per the itinerary
- Airport return transfers
- Private transportation with driver at disposal from day 2 to day 4 (Mercedes Vita or Hyundai H1 or similar)
- Travel Notes - as issued by Innovative Travel.
Vehicle used on this tour: Mercedes Vito, Hyundai H1 or equivalent
- International airfares
- Optional tours and excursions
- Port Taxes and fuel surcharges
- Tipping/Gratuities (please refer to tour notes for a recommended guideline)
- Personal Expenses
- Departure taxes
- Hotel charges for minibar or any extra charges
- Visas (unless specified)
- Any other services not clearly mentioned in the inclusions above
- Optional excursions for day at leisure in Zagora
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