2 DAYS/1 NIGHT – DEPARTURE FROM OUARZAZATE

Itinerary Summary

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Day 1: Ouarzazate – Erg Lihoudi

We depart Ouarzazate early in the morning, traveling south across the Anti Atlas, down into the picturesque Draa Valley with its 1001 Kasbahs, and a grove of palm trees stretching over 200 km to the south. From the town of Agdz we will journey along the old caravan route, taking the backroads through the palm tree grove all the way to Zagora. Lunch in Zagora and a short drive from there we will reach the end of the road in M’Hamid. Here we switch from 4×4 jeep to camels for the next hour, until we arrive at our camp nestled between the dunes of Erg Lihoudi. Set out for an unforgettable sunset walk through the dunes, dinner at camp and overnight in traditional Nomad tents.
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Day 2: Ouarzazate – Erg Lihoudi

After breakfast we break down camp, load up the camels and caravan back to M’Hamid. Our driver will be waiting for us in town, we continue our journey back up the Draa Valley towards Ouarzazate. Visit the town of Tamgroute along the way, home to the ancient Koran library, which contains books dating back to the 11th century. Tamgroute is also known for its green pottery and ceramics. Enjoy lunch at the old Kasbah of Tamnougalt, before traveling north crossing the Anti Atlas at Tizi-n-Tinfifite pass (1660 meters). Arrive back in Ouarzazate in the late afternoon.

Included:

  • Transportation by 4×4 vehicle, driver, gasoline, vehicle insurance
  • Accommoation in typical Nomad camps including half board
  • Camel rides

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