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From Marrakech: One Day in the Agafay Desert with Overnight

Activity provider: Maroc Excursions

From Marrakech: One Day in the Agafay Desert with Overnight

Activity provider: Maroc Excursions

From US$ 152.67 per person

Set off on an amazing adventure less than an hour from Marrakech. Discover Agafay Desert, a rocky desert with Saharan landscapes and dunes that is not to be missed on a trip to Morocco. Stay overnight in a tent under the stars.

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Duration 2 days
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Live tour guide
French, English, Spanish
Pickup included
Pickup from your hotel or riad in Marrakech
Wheelchair accessible
Private group


  • Experience authentic Morocco under a nomad tent
  • Enjoy a lunch in the rocky desert
  • Savor an unforgettable private dinner under a starry sky
  • Opt to add on extra activities
Full description
Embark on an extraordinary excursion to the seductive Agafay Desert. Get picked up by your driver at 12:00 PM from your hotel or riad in Marrakech. Head to the beautiful desert of Agafay, less than an hour from the city and tucked just behind the Atlas Mountains. It is one of the world's most mysterious landscapes, composed of rocky terrain and Saharan dunes.  Arrive at 12:45 PM at the camp and check in to your tent for a warm welcome of tea and some delicious Moroccan pastries. Take time to relax and to marvel at the magnificent desert landscapes before a lunch of Moroccan salads and grilled meat, or a vegetarian option. If you have selected one of the add-on activities — a camel, quad, or buggy ride — they will commence after lunch so that they line up with the sunset. If not, enjoy free time to take in the calm of the desert. After sunset, a magical and unforgettable private dinner will be served. The menu will include a Moroccan soup, salads, three hot dishes, three kinds of Moroccan tajines, and a dessert consisting of seasonal fruits. Spend the rest of the evening by the charming campfire, gazing at the beautiful stars in the sky. The following morning, wake up for a hearty breakfast at the camp before heading back to Marrakech at 10:00 AM, arriving at 11:00 AM.
  • Hotel or riad pickup and drop-off
  • One night in a luxury tent with shower and toilet
  • Welcome tea
  • Lunch and breakfast
  • Private dinner in the tent with water
  • Alcoholic beverages
  • Extra activities (available as add-ons)

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Our night away at the Agafay desert was the most incredible experience. From start to finish, we were looked after incredibly well, driven to each location and always looked after by the most friendly hosts. We spent the afternoon at the most beautiful pool side villa, and enjoyed an amazing lunch. We were offered a quad bike tour around the desert in the afternoon as an add on which was so much fun. Then we were driven to the Luxury Original Agafay Camp where we met Hammad, our super host, and watched the sunset. Hammad provided us with a luxury suite for our night's stay which was beyond expectation - shower, fridge, king size bed, air con, beautifully decorated. The evening included a three course meal, live music and entertainment. In the morning, we watched the incredible sunrise and ate a delicious breakfast overlooking the desert. 10 out of 10 experience. We could not recommend more. Thank you to Hammad and your team for giving us an unforgettable 24 hours.

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June 26, 2022

An incredible experience! We were welcomed in a magical place, the service was impeccable, the bivouac just perfect and the meals with great care for our best pleasure! We are very happy to have had this chance to live this unique adventure, a thousand thanks to all!

April 11, 2022

Product ID: 320348