DAY 1 : MARRAKECH – HIGH ATLAS – OUARZAZATE – ZAGOURA
3 DAYS FROM MARRAKECH TO THE DESERT IN ERG CHEGAGA
My name is Ibrahim a Saharaoui men from a family that we born in the desert . We are from a tribe that called “Nouaji” is the last tribe was travelling to the north Africa in the sicl 19 from small village called beno Hassan in Saudi Arabia.
Departure of Marrakech at 8.00 passing by the High Atlas afther Ouarzazate panoramic views of the lake, continue to Agdez (stop for a break) by the Tizi-n-Tinififft (1660 meters above sea level) to take the runway leading to the Kasbah Alkaid Ali to Tamnougalte, lunch in a clean restaurant. Afternoon, continuation to Zagora by track through the Draa Valley with its procession of palms and Ksour (arriving late afternoon in Zagora). Dinner and overnight in Zagora.
Departure from Zagora After the breakfast, to Tamegroute and visit Zaouïa, the old Koranic library, the craftsmen of pottery and a Kasbah underground; then continues towards M’hamid and lunch there. After noon we takes a track which carries out towards the dunes of cheguagua (camel trek ) to see the sunset and spend the night in the Bivouac. Dinner and over night in a bivouac.
Early in the morning to see the sunrise on the dunes and after the breakfast departure for Foum Zguid passing by nomads who lives in tents, the dry lake of iriqui and the desert plates full of acacias plants, (lunch in our away to marrakech ). Continuation to Tizi N-Tchka pass Taznakht. and over the evening Marrakech.