All-Inclusive Agafay Desert and Atlas Mountains Day Trip from Marrakesh
Agafay desert, lake of Takerkoust, Kik plateau, walking through berber villages of the Atlas mountains and meet the locals and learn about their culture and their lifestyle, all these are just in one day.
This is an amazing multi activities day trip that each traveler should add to his/her bucket list when visiting Marrakech.
- Breathtaking views guaranteed
- Walk through Berber villages and green fields and meet your soul in the nature.
- Delicious lunch at our family house
- Camel ride experience (flexible if you want to skip it)
- Driving through the hills of Agafay (stoney desert)
- Meet the Berbers in their homeland and learn about their culture
- No more cost after purchasing the tour
- It's a long day but worthwhile
- Small-group tour ensures more personalized attention from your guide.
- Possible to upgrade your trip and choose the private tour option Itinerary
This is a typical itinerary for this productStop At:
High Atlas Mountains, 40000 Morocco
This is a day trip to the foothills of the Atlas Mountains where you can enjoy trails with arid hills, oasis and valleys. After crossing a forest of eucalyptus, you will discover magnificent Berber villages before joining the closest stoney desert to Marrakech. The landscape of the Agafay desert is covered with rare wild flowers, wheat and barley, but during the summer and autumn months it looks like a real desert with stoney dunes running down the majestic Atlas Mountains. A stop for pictures is a must before heading to the dam of Lalla Takarkoust where you can have a refreshing cup of mint tea.
The excursion had just started, more breathtaking adventures and more amazing diverse landscapes are waiting to be discoverd . Heading up to the Atlas via Kik plateau with a stuning view of the snow-capped mountains, the next direction is to the camel ride point where you can set off for a pleasant half an hour stroll on the camels.
The drive continue deeper into the Atlas mountains and your next distination will be magnificent hidden villages scattred in the middel of the Toubkal National Park. The irresistible lunch cooked and served at our family house, it self, is an unforgottable taste that you are trying for your first time .
After enjoying your three courses meal lunch in the roof top of our family's house, a friendly local guide is going to take you for a walk through the typic hamlets and the green fields of the area before you drive back down to Marrakech via a different road.
On a Saturdays and Tuesdays, we will stop in Asni village or Tahanaout town and take you in a tour through the local weekly market , find your way through the crow of local berbers coming from all the surrounding villages for socialising, exchanging goods and animals and buying fresh vegetables, fruits and all their needs.
Please note that the walk and the camel ride can be skipped if you like (we are very flexible)
Duration: 9 hours
"Confirmation will be received at time of booking"
"Not wheelchair accessible"
"Vegetarian and vigan options are available"
"The tour is very flexible and you can discuss the walking distance and duration with your guide"
"This tour suits all the fitness levels"
"Agafay is a stoney desert"
"No heart problems or other serious medical conditions"
"No hidden costs after purchasing the tour"
"Small-group tour ensures more personalized attention from your guide when you choose the shared tour option"
"A conservative dress code is recommended in Morocco. Men and women should keep their upper body (especially shoulders, chest and midriff) as well as their knees covered at all times as a sign of respect to the local culture. Wearing shorts is not recommended"
"Children under 12 must be accompanied by an adult"
"Walking shoes or sneakers are recommended for the walk"
"The weather is very cold in winter and warm during the summer"
"Members who can't walk through the valley can make a short walk to the lunch point and wait the others there to join for the meal"
"This tour does not suit pregnant women as it includes off-road driving"
"This all inclusive day trip has two options : Shared tour option and private tour option. Make sure which one you choose when confirming your booking please"
"Infant seats available on request"
"Private guide for the walk in the Atlas Mountains when you purchase the private option"
"Most travelers can participate"
"This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If it’s canceled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund"
"This tour/activity will have a maximum of 10 travelers"
"Regularly sanitized high-traffic areas"
"Gear/equipment sanitized between use"
"Transportation vehicles regularly sanitized"
Duración: 9 Hours
Lugar de comienzo:
Traveler pickup is offered
We pick you up from your accommodation in Marrakesh. But sometimes it's needed to meet in the closest restaurant, popular attraction or car parking to your accommodation and of course we will contact you to agree about the meeting point if it's needed.
If you are staying in the old Medina and close to the main square of Jamaa El Fna please meet us in front of Cafè de France restaurant.
You can whatsapp us or call us at this phone number if it is needed : +212 667 323 097
Cancelaciones y devoluciones:
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start time of the experience.