Agafay desert luxury camp, located just outside of Marrakesh, explores a Bedouin lifestyle with a difference, from:
- Mint tea
- Moroccan sunsets.
- desert dwelling.
The Agafay desert is only an hour’s drive away from the lively souks and dizzying maze-like market streets of Marrakesh.
Literally untouched by development, the Agafay desert offers quite the contrast, from the hustle and bustle of Marrakech.
Visiting the Agafay Desert luxury camp is a good option, if you would like to gaze at some sand dunes and desert, but don’t have the time to travel all the way south.
There are currently no train lines south of Marrakech. so if you want to travel to the desert, you will need to rent a car, catch a bus or take an organized tour.
In the spring, the Agafay is alive with blooming windflowers. The rest of the year, the Agafay is parched and thirsting for water, giving you just a taste of the aridness of the Great Sahara.
Agafay desert luxury camp, ATV tours
Quite a few tour companies offer multi-day ATV tours of the Agafay hills complete, with tent camping and traditional Moroccan meals.
These off-the-beaten path type of tours, take you across sand dunes, over rocky buttes and through hidden canyons. All offering splendid views of the Atlas Mountains in the background.
Lake Takerkoust trip from Agafay desert
Popular Morocco tours include, a trip to Lake Takerkoust. ‘A man-made lake on the edge of the Agafay Desert, built in 1929, to provide the city of Marrakech and surrounding areas with electricity’.
You can swim and sunbathe at one of the beaches alongside the lake, rent jet skis, or pedal boats and explore the waters.
The hills above the lake offer many hiking, mountain biking and horseback riding trails.
Quite a few luxurious boutique accommodations, have sprouted up alongside the Agafay Desert.
Cactus desert luxury camp, is a peaceful retreat alongside, an oasis of olive trees.
This Agafay Luxury camp offers simple luxury, in the Berber tradition. This means that:
There is no electricity, but thousands of candles create magic, and exquisite meals served under tents, with breathtaking views of the
surrounding desert and the wild Moroccan nature.
Visitors can enjoy:
- Agafay camel sunset ride.
- Agafay quad biking.
- Agafay mountain biking.
- Agafay horseback riding.
Camel Ride in Agafay Desert with Lunch
Marrakesh Camel Ride in Agafay Desert with Lunch, is one of the famous half day desert trips from Marrakesh. That let you explore the Agafay Desert, in very short time, and enjoy the Desert atmosphere, riding a Camel back during 2 hour.
Quad bike ATV in Agafay Desert with Lunch
Embark on a full-day excursion to the foot of the Atlas Mountains, where you ride down trails featuring arid hills, oases, and rivers.
Your reliable ATV carries, you through lush hidden canyons to the Agafay Desert. You also have a delicious lunch with a hospitable host at a traditional Berber home.
After being conveniently picked up from your Marrakech hotel, journey to the starting point at Lalla Takerkoust Lake which stretches for 4 miles ‘7 km’.
Meet your experienced guide, and go through a thorough orientation to familiarize you with your vehicle and safety tips.
Get equipped with goggles, hood, and helmet. Then hop on your ATV and set off on your adventure.
You’ll travel from your hotel or riad in Marrakech, to Lalla Takerkoust Lake. Discover the beauty of this lake, that stretches for 7 kilometers.
Ride through wonderful eucalyptus forests, and lush hidden canyons to the Agafay Desert.
The Agafay Desert Ride
Discover ancient underground aqueducts, that once brought water and life to the city, a 16th century Koranic school, still inhabited by the descendants of the founder.
Remote tracks traversing the hilly desert, from oases to authentic berber villages.
Top it off in style with a unique lunch, in a luxury desert camp overlooking the Atlas mountains.
Six hours tour (9am to 3pm) to the Agafay Desert.
Sidecar for one or two passengers. Lunch and site entrances included.
Escape from the city, and experience the vast lunar landscapes of the Agafay desert, just outside Marrakech.
Agafay desert luxury camp information.
Agafay Desert is 45 minutes far from Marrakech.
While you are there, we will be warm welcomed by our team in the Agafay desert luxury camp, and we will choose for you the best Camels to ride, then your will straight away, start your Marrakech Desert Camel Ride for 2 hour .
After the camel ride in the desert of Marrakech, we receive you again in our desert camp, to take an authentic Moroccan meal: tagine and couscous.
Please note that Marrakech Desert Camel ride with Diner, is also Possible if you book the 14h30, Pick up from your Marrakesh Accommodation .
Wedding in Agafay Desert Marrakech
Have you ever dreamed of being alone. In the middle of nowhere, with the most important people of your life around you. just the one you love, or 20 friends; or even 150 guests ?
Your wedding in the Agafay desert luxury camp, is a guarantee of unique sensations and unforgettable emotions.
Agafay desert luxury camp will take care of everything. And same for all your families and friends who will share these moments with you.
Imagine yourself getting dressed in a luxury tent, and then walking, following African drums rhythms, to a charming hill where your ceremony will take place.
The only water you will see, will be the tears on your friends cheeks, taken by emotion.
After the ceremony.
rhythms will take you to a cocktail place, to share drinks and cocktail
pieces, and then a dinner, candle lighted, and fires that create a
limit around you, around your exclusive happiness land.
Then dancing till the end of night under a starry sky. Feeling the magic of the place and of your most incredible day.
You won’t have to worry about anything. Agafay desert luxury camp will bring all logistics and skills, to make that day the day, your day More