Ourzazate Zagora desert 5 Days Tour
Length: 5 days / 4 nights
Start and end at: Ouarzazate
Lodging: Hotel or riad in Ouarzazate, Zagora and bivouac in the desert
Transport: SUV or minibus
Ourzazate Zagora desert 5 Days Tour Program
Day 1: OUARZAZATE – TODRA GORGES
Departure from Ouarzazate by SUV for Tinghir passing by a lake, the palm forests of Skoura and the valley of roses, visit the Dadès gorge and lunch there. Continuation in the afternoon to the gorge of Todra via Tinghir, dinner and night at the hotel.
Day 2: TODRA GORGES – ZAGORA
Departure from the gorge of Todra for Zagora, via the road and 13 kilometers of unpaved path until Alnif, visit a Kasbah, presentation and explanation of the local minerals and fossils. Lunch. Then crossing if the Drâa valley, also called the « valley of a thousand Kasbah », Tazzarine, Tanssikht and arrivat at Zagora in the late afternoon, where we will stay the night in a hotel.
Day 3: ZAGORA – ERG LIHOUDI
Departure from Zagora to Erg Lihoudi, called the « Jew’s dunes ». Quick stop at Tamegroute, visit of the Coranic library and pottery studios. Then, arrival at M’Hamid where we will eat lunch. Then, two hours of camel riding until Erg Lihoudi where we will arrive for the sunset and stay the night in the bivouac.
Day 4: ERG LIHOUDI – ERG CHEGAGA
Departure from Erg Lihoudi towards the dunes of Chegaga that tower 300 feet in the air. Trek on camelback until Oued Mezouaria and then we will continue with the SUV.
Passage by the sacred oasis, lunch. Arrival at the dunes of Chegaga for the sunset, then traditional nomad evening and night in the bivouac.
Day 5: CHEGAGA – OUARZAZATE
Departure from Chegaga to Ouarzazate.
– Transportation in private SUV with air-conditioning and driver/guide (including petrol)
– 1 night in a 3* hotel or riad
– 1 night in the camp in the desert (with tents, matresses, sheets and covers provided)
– Breakfast and dinner during the trip
– Camel trekking
– The promotional tax for tourism
– Our assistance