This Fes to Marrakech desert tour is a good opportunity to get to know the Sahara desert of Morocco. In just three days we will cross the Middle Atlas through Ifrane, known as “the Moroccan Switzerland” and it’s Cedar forests until we reach Rissani and Erfoud, the desert gates to enter the spectacular Erg Chebbi desert in Merzouga.
Although it is a short Morocco trip of only 3 days, it is enough to enjoy the experience of knowing the Sahara Desert and the so-called thousand kasbahs route which will surprise you with its beautiful landscapes full of oases, palm groves, Kasbahs and ancient Fortifications that adorn the whole landscape.
ITINERARY OF FES TO MARRAKECH DESERT TOUR
Day 1: Fes – Ifrane – Cedar Forest – Midelt – Ziz Valley – Merzouga desert
Departure from Fez to the desert through the Middle Atlas and passing through the cedar forests where the famous Barbary apes ( Monkeys ). Then we will cross the Ziz Valley which will lead us to Erfoud known for its fossils.
We’ll continue the way through the Middle Atlas Mountains enjoying the landscapes, We’ll stop for lunch in Medilt, then to the Ziz Valley we’ll stop to have some pictures And then continue to Merzouga, after relaxing few min.. you’ll ride the camels to spend the night in the desert. night in Berber nomad tents.
Day 2: Merzouga – Rissani – Tingher – Todra Gorges – Dades Valley
Wake up in the morning to watch the sunrise in the desert, And ride the camels back to Merzouga, after the breakfast and take shower in the hotel.
Then we start our Sahara trip to Dades Valley, on the way we will drive beside the Berber villages containing, We’ll have a free time to walk on the Todra gorges which are the biggest canyon in Morocco. Then we drive to Dades where we’ll spend the night in a Hotel.
Day 3: Dades – Rose Valley – Ouarzazate – Ait Benhaddou – Tizi -n- Tichka – Marrakech
After breakfast, drive along the Rose Valley to Ouarzazate past Skoura oasis famous for its date palm trees, then to Kasbah Ait Ben Haddou where you will have lunch before a visit of the Kasbah, a UNESCO world heritage site, that has been used as a set for various Hollywood movies.
In the afternoon, we begin our descent through the Atlas Mountains past Tizi N Tichka Pass passing by various Berber villages with houses built with stones and mud. We’ll arrive at Marrakech late afternoon and your driver will take you to your riad or hotel.
The prices :
|Price per person *|
|Solo traveler?||2 persons||3 persons||4 persons||5 persons||6 persons||Large group?|
|Contact us!||290 €||215 €||170 €||150 €||135 €||Contact us!|
What’s Included: ( Fes to Marrakech desert tour 3 days )
- Pick-up from the hotel or Airport
- One night accommodation in half board in the Dades Valley
- A night in the desert camp ( Dinner & Breakfast )
- Private car with driver English speaking
- Camel ride a camel for each
- Visiting fees
- Tickets to museums and monuments
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