2Days From Marrakech To The Agafay Desert

DEPARTURE LOCATION : Your hotel /Riad in Marrakech

ARRIVAL : Your hotel /Riad in Marrakech

What's included in the Agafay desert trip from Marrakech?

  • High-end private vehicle with AC
  • Camel ride 
  • One night at the camp with dinner and breakfast included.
  • Pick up and drop you at your accommodation in Marrakech
  • Driver/guide, Fuel

What's not included in The Agafay desert trip from Marrakech?

  • Lunches
  • Drinks
  • Tips & Extras 
 

DESCRIPTION

Explore the captivating beauty of Morocco on a 2-Day Agafay desert trip from Marrakech. Immerse yourself in the enchanting landscapes as you venture into the Agafay’s golden dunes, experiencing the magic of the desert without the need for a long journey to the Sahara. Enjoy camel rides, traditional Berber hospitality, and stargazing under the desert sky for an unforgettable desert escape, all conveniently accessible from Marrakech in just two days.

Highlights:
 
  • The Best 2-day
    agafay desert overnight trip from Marrakech Luxury Camp takes you through The Berber Villages Tahnaouet and Asni to discover the beauty of the snow-capped Atlas Mountains (snow from December/January to March, following weather conditions).
  • Escape the crowded city and head to a magical, calm place
  • Ride a camel through amazing landscapes with the impending sunset
  • Be welcomed by the kind staff at the desert camp and enjoy an overnight stay
  • Get to know Moroccan gastronomy

The Best 2 Days From Marrakech To The Agafay Desert

DAY 1

Marrakech - Atlas Mountains Berber villages - Agafay Desert

Your exciting two-day journey begins with a morning departure from the vibrant city. As you leave Marrakech behind, you’ll soon find yourself ascending into the breathtaking Atlas Mountains. The winding mountain roads will treat you to stunning vistas of jagged peaks and lush valleys, showcasing the natural beauty of Morocco.

A highlight of your day will be a visit to an authentic Berber village nestled in the Atlas Mountains. Here, you’ll have the chance to immerse yourself in the rich culture and traditions of the local Berber people. You can explore the village, interact with the welcoming villagers, and gain insights into their way of life.

 After your visit to the Berber village, you’ll continue your journey towards the Agafay Desert, a hidden gem in close proximity to Marrakech. As you approach the desert, the scenery will gradually transform from mountainous terrain to the stark beauty of the arid landscape.

Upon arrival in the Agafay Desert, you’ll be captivated by the sweeping vistas of Agafay Desert and undulating terrain. This unique desert offers a serene and remote experience, making it a perfect alternative to the Sahara Desert. You’ll have the opportunity to take in the stunning desert surroundings, enjoy a camel ride to explore the Agafay desert overnight, and witness the mesmerizing desert sunset.

Your first day will conclude with a delicious dinner served in the tranquil desert setting, allowing you to savor traditional Moroccan cuisine under the starry desert sky. After dinner, you’ll retire to your comfortable desert camp, where you can relax and unwind, surrounded by the peaceful ambiance of the 2 days from Marrakech to the agafay desert.

DAY 2

Agafay Desert Activeties - Marrakech

Wake up in the serene Agafay Desert to the gentle rays of the sun, and start your second day of adventure. After a delicious Berber breakfast served at your desert camp, you’ll have a range of exciting activities to choose from to make the most of your time in this unique desert landscape.

Option 1: Quad Biking Adventure For thrill-seekers, embark on an exhilarating quad biking adventure through the Agafay Desert. You’ll be provided with all the necessary equipment and guidance to explore the desert’s rugged terrain on a quad bike. Feel the rush of adrenaline as you traverse the sandy trails and enjoy the freedom to explore the desert at your own pace.

Option 2: Cooking Class For those interested in Moroccan cuisine, you can participate in a cooking class. Learn the art of preparing traditional Moroccan dishes from local chefs. You’ll have the opportunity to shop for ingredients in the nearby village market, prepare a meal, and then savor the flavors of your own culinary creations.

Option 3: Hot Air Balloon Ride To witness the Agafay Desert from a truly unique perspective, opt for a hot air balloon ride. Drift high above the desert dunes as you soak in panoramic views of the landscape. This serene and picturesque experience offers a peaceful way to appreciate the vastness and beauty of the desert.

After enjoying your chosen activity, you’ll have some free time to relax and soak in the tranquil atmosphere of the Agafay Desert. You can take a leisurely walk, read a book, or simply lounge in the camp, taking in the natural beauty around you.

As your day in the desert draws to a close, you’ll be treated to a final meal in the desert camp, allowing you to savor the flavors of Morocco one last time. It will be time to bid farewell to the Agafay Desert and head back to Marrakech, concluding your memorable 2-day desert adventure.