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Departure from Marrakech to Ouarzazate via the Tizi N Tichka pass in the High Atlas at 2260 m altitude. Pass through the valley of the Ounila, the track of Telouet, and visit of the casbah Glaoui. Continuation for the Kasbah of Aït Benhaddou, a World Heritage Site by Unesco. Pause in Ouarzazate, then departure in the early afternoon by the beautiful Draa Valley, lined with palm groves, fields and magnificent ocher villages, to Agdez, village in the heart of the Drâa valley. Dinner and night in Agdez, typical inn, ideally placed in the heart of the palm grove.
Departure from Agdez, after breakfast, continuation for the valley of Draa, dotted with verdant crops, palm groves, with small breaks in the villages, and small walk in the palm grove. Then after Zagora, a break at Tamegroute, to visit the pottery workshops, and its Koranic library containing valuable manuscripts. Then drive towards M’Hamid, the beginning of the Sahara to see the first dunes. Evening, dinner and night at the bivouac under the traditional nomad tents.
Dromedary ride at sunrise. Breakfast in the desert then return to Marrakech with a lunch break in Agdez. Visit the Tamanougalte casbah. Arrival in Marrakech in the early evening.