Day Trip from Marrakech to Agafay – Marrakech Excursions & Day Tours
Day Tour Itinerary : Day Trip From Marrakech To Agafay
Start our Day Trip From Marrakech To Agafay Desert. Lake and Atlas Mountains you can see all in just one day. Its a wonderful journey through Agafay Desert. see berber tribes and the Atlas Mountains in a day and have a refreshing stop off at Takerkoust Dam!.
Get out the car and walk or ride a mule or a camel across the breathtaking scenery. During our Agafay Desert day trip you have the chance to visit a local Berber home and Traditional houses. to know the manner of beriberi life.
Start our desert Day Excursion To the closest desert to Marrakech. A hilly barren landscape in the foothills of the Atlas. the Agafay Desert is a playground for quad bikers and buggy enthusiasts with a backdrop of often snow-capped peaks. Next you’ll pause for tea at Lake Takerkoust, a popular weekend recreational lake for Marrakech from the city. Boating, swimming and sailing are popular activities there.
2 Days Desert Tour To Agafay 1 Night Itinerary:
Day 1: Marrakech – Tahanouet – Kik Plateau – Takerkoust Dam – Agafay Desert
Start your Agafay Overnight desert tour from your accommodation at 9h00 am by 4×4. And set off to Explore Agafay desert. Just 30 mins from Marrakech city. You travel off-road passing a small lake and Berber villages. And have time to get out and walk for a while along the tracks if you wish. You can also choose to take a camel ride and have tea in a Berber village. The road then heads towards the lake of Lalla Takerkoust.Which is a popular spot for picnics on the edge of the lake. restaurants serving traditional food. Lunch will be on one of the lakeside restaurants (Exlude in the price). Later on you will drive to agafay desert and spend a luxury night in Atlas tents.
Day 2: Agafay Desert – Asni – Marrakech
Awake early to enjoy the sunrise. followed by a typical breakfast. continue your Agafay journey eastwards and head for the Kik Plateau. where you will stop for refreshments from a high vantage point. before then taking the road to the village of Moulay Brahim. with its famous holy shrine. Finally the road descends into the market town of Asni at the foot of the Atlas Mountains. NB On Saturdays there is a lively local souk. well worth stopping to visit to witness livestock trading. Local produce and authentic rural life. Passing across orchards of apple. cherry and apricot trees you descend towards the agricultural plains of Marrakech to reach the city at around 6.00 p.m. after a thrilling mix of desert. mountains, lakes and villages all within a one-day tour from Marrakech.