Discover a hidden gem outside Marrakech, a haven of peace and tranquility – Agafay stone desert.
Located southwest of Marrakech, the Agafay desert offers a secluded unique experience, stunning views of the High Atlas Mountains and the surrounding area.
Spend 2 days filled with adventures and lots of time to fully relax and unwind. Meet local residents, enjoy homemade meals, and spend a night under the starlit desert sky in a luxurious bivouac and beautiful surroundings.
Our trip is filled with unique activities, from camel riding to stargazing, immerse yourself in the natural experience, surrounding mountains, rivers, and stunning views of the moon-like desert landscape.
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∴ Our driver will pick you up from your accommodation at 9am.
∴ Agafay Desert is located 35km southwest of Marrakech. The journey is very pleasant, filled with fertile valleys of olive and orange orchards. Make a few stops on the way to admire the beautiful views.
∴ Upon arrival, our local guide will greet you with a traditional glass of mint tea and a snack. Enjoy the charming surroundings as you get to know the area and its local residents.
∴ Relax and unwind surrounded by the moon-like stony dunes of the Agafay Desert. Our local guide will then take you for a camel ride along the rocky dunes stretching on the horizon. Immerse yourself in the tranquil energy of the area and astonishing views of the High Atlas Mountains.
∴ After exploring the Agafay surroundings, enjoy locally made lunch in the luxury bivouacs located in the desert, with stunning views of the High Atlas Mountains.
∴ At the end of your day enjoy a beautiful sunset over the stony dunes. Homemade dinner and a glass of traditional mint tea and a snack will be served under the starry sky of the Agafay Desert. Enjoy the night and star gazing from your luxury bivouac tent.
∴ Early morning welcome the sunrise by going on a camel ride on the stony dunes of Agafay. Homemade breakfast will be served afterward in the luxury bivouac tent.
∴ After a relaxing morning in the charming surroundings, head to the nearest villages to meet local residents and artisans. Get to know the area, its communities, and the unique array of handmade textiles in local villages. Optionally, you can also choose horse riding or quad biking around the desert.
∴ Enjoy locally made lunch and a glass of tea in the beautiful surroundings overlooking the High Atlas Mountains.
∴ The journey back to Marrakech starts in the early evening. Estimated arrival time at 6pm.
Your Accommodation in Marrakech
• Tea & Snacks
• Accommodation Luxury Desert Bivouac
• Entries & Admissions
• Camel Ride
• Staff Gratitude
• Personal Expenses
• Additional Activities (Quad biking, Horse riding)
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