Day trips & Excursions
Located at the gateway of the desert, Ouarzazate was founded in 1928, it was a military garrison during french protectorate. The city fascinates its visitors with its absolute quietness, security and silence reign day and night. Ouarzazate features a huge number of Kasbahs and Ksours, Valleys and Oases, gorges and palm groves, lakes and rivers. One of the city’s main attractions is Taourirt Kasbah, former palace of Thami El Glaoui, Pasha of Marrakech in the 19th century. It is a wonderful construction considered as one of the most beautiful in Morocco, with its adobe walls. Besides, the city of Ouarzazate would not be what it is if its cinema studios had not existed. The city succeeded to attract filmmakers and lovers of wild landscapes from all over the world. The cinema industry, which prospers here, offers an important number of jobs to the locals and inhabitants of the neighboring regions and it also creates a certain economic and commercial agitations that last a few months.
Ouarzazate Day Tours:
Ouarzazate is well placed for desert excursions, camel treks and day trips, including both half day trips to: Ait Ben Haddou village, Fint oasis, city tour & Kasbahs and Skoura palm grove. Full day trips are available to: Amethyst track, road of 1000 Kasbahs, valley of Roses & Dades gorges and Draa valley on the way to Zagora. When you book a one day tour with us, the pick up is arranged at your hotel in Ouarzazate as well as drop off. During the tour, you will benefit not only from the knowledge of our friendly drivers who know well the regions you travel too but also from the freedom for stops, tours are free of shopping traps/carpet stores.
Other Ouarzazate tours & Desert excursions include both the sand dunes of Erg Chigaga near M’hamid, Erg Chebbi in Merzouga with an overnight camel trek and a night in tented Berber camp or in a hotel at the dune line if you choose Erg Chebbi. Ouarzazate desert tours & Camel Treks ranges from 2, 3 and 4 day Tours.
Our Ouarzazate Desert Tours & Camel treks are available all year round and can depart any day from Ouarzazate with 2 or more participants, if you are a solo traveler, we still give you a quote for one person but you may consider joining a pre-booked tour or camel Trek tour if we have already bookings.
What’s included in Ouarzazate Day Trips Prices?
Our Ouarzazate Excursions & Day Trips prices Include:
- Private A/C Vehicle, 4WD Toyota Land Cruiser or Deluxe Van throughout the tour + fuel
- Experienced English speaking driver
- Pick up & Drop off at your Ouarzazate hotel/riad
- Free time to explore the sites such as Ait Benhaddou, kasbah, Walks, Canyons, Breaks for photos,…Etc