From Marrakech to Erg Chegaga Sahara Desert

Excursion from Agadir towards Erg Chegaga Sahara Desert

Excursion in Agadir Erg Chegaga Sahara Desert

Day 1

Agadir – Taroudant –Taliouin – Taznakht – Foum Zguit

We will depart in the morning in our 4 wheel drive Morning departure by 4×4 from Agadir to Ouarzazate, passing by Taroudant, known as “the little Marrakesh”, via Taliouine and then Taznakht. We will be watching Argan tree which exist only here. We will have lunch in Taznakht and we will head to Foum Zguit an old military post where we will spend the night.

Day 2

Foum Zguit – Zagora – Libraray Tamgroute – Tagounite - Erg Chegaga

After spending the night in Foum Zguit we will head to Zagora a city considered as the desert gate as it poster says “Timbuktu 52 days”. We will depart afterwards towards Tamegroute and devote a visit of its Zaouia, ancient Koranic library, visit of the pottery artisans and the underground kasbah. We will continue our southern trip towards the Oasis of Tagounite by Ait Isfoul. We stop for lunch in Mhamid. Then we will take the track towards the dunes of Chegaga and experience a camel ride in the dunes. We will enjoy a night of traditional Moroccan music and dance near the fire.

Day 3

Chegaga - Foum Zguit - Taznakht - Ouarzazate

In this day we will wake up early to appreciate the sunrise over the dunes and have breakfast in a very calm environment. On the way we will pass by Iriki; in a lake that carries water in several periods of the year, is bordered by cords of dunes and is considered an absolutely fantastic landscape. We get by then to Foum Zguit old military posts (Lunch on site) continue to Taznakht, which is an important center of carpets weaving. We continue to the direction of the city of Ouarzazate also known as the Hollywood Moroccan.

Day 4

Ouarzazate – Ait ben Haddou – Taznakht – Taliouine – Taroudante – Agadir

After breakfast in the hotel or the riad in Ouarzazate, we will head back to Marrakech crossing the high Atlas Mountains again, in this day we will stop at the UNESCO World Heritage Site of Ait Benhaddou where inhabitants still live within these walls and well as in surrounding berbere villages. In this Ksar. They filmed a lot of Movies like Gladiator, Game of Throne, and Prince of Arabia. After the visit we will head to Taznakht, which is an important center of carpets weaving.  Our next stop will be Taliouine where we will enjoy visiting a cooperative of Zafran which is the region’s income. Before arriving to Taroudante which is surnamed as a small Marrakech we will be seeing Argan tree which exist only there. We will have a small stop to see the trees and continue to the beautiful city of Agadir in the Atlantic cost of Morocco.

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