The Agafay -desert a place not miss.Absolutely beautiful and stunning.
So many travelers go to Morocco with the intention to go to sahara and ride the camels .
However, the trip to the vast desert MERZOUGA is, approximately , 12 hours to go inside the car .
therefore , it is a very long trip and it requires a lot of patience , devoution and time .
Some tourists have no time and the best way to go through the experience of sahara is The Agafay Desert(one hour to go ) , a place not to miss.
The Agafay Desert is, almost , 40 kilometeres from the red city ,Marrakech .
In addition to the convenient location 40 kilometeres , its surface is quite fascinating and it has more than hundered acres .
Besides , the white,barren stony dunes of Agafy Desert has maked it an attractive retreat for travelers from all over the world .
It is also a place to slow down , relax or even have a message and hammam in the camps of Agafay .
Actually , the landscape in Agafay Desert looks like you are in Sahara dunes.
You can also feast your eyes about of the beauty of the snow capped High Atlas Mountains .
A rewarding view indeed.
In this particular place , The Agafy desert, there are many choices where you can do one day excurtion.
You can also spend the night in a berber tent under starry sky in a hilly environment ,with candles and lanterns .
If you like food you can eat TANJIA with Saffron and listen to the GNAWA music .
wether a day excurtion or a night time in Agafay desert is great way to experience the moroccan desert without tvavelling 12 hours in the car .
Like Sahara ,Agafy can be empty and quite at the first glance but people there will entertain you well .
one of recomemndations to you to do so is La Pause , White camel , Luxury Camp,scrabeo .
Near Agafay , you can make a trip to Lake Takerkoust or Lalla Takerkoust Lake .
The Lake irea has more than 5000 thousands acres and considered as an ecape from the stress of the big cities.
Lalla Takerkoust is a place where you can practice some jetskis , Walking ,Pedal boats and enjoy nature , considerably .
Quad biking, Camel and horse Riding are also options to do there.The Agafay-desert a place not miss. stunning.
the French built it during the 20 s to provide Marrakech with elecrecity and water .
Not to miss destination, for sure .