Marrakech to desert tour 3 Days
Marrakech to Fes desert tour 3 Days via the High Atlas Mountains, Dades Valley, Merzouga Sahara, Camel Trek, Ziz Valley, Cedar Forest and Ifrane.
About this Marrakech to Fes desert tour 3 Days
Marrakech to Fes desert tour 3 Days is ideal to combine both imperial cities and Morocco Sahara desert in 3 days via Merzouga & Erg Chebbi dunes with camel trekking.
Day One: Marrakech – Ouarzazate – Skoura – Dades Valley:
Pick up from the hotel where you stay in Marrakech or at the airport and start the tour. Departure from Marrakech by the Tizi N Tichka pass, where we will cross the High Atlas mountains, making stops to enjoy the magnificent views and to rest.
We will continue on the way to Kasbah Ait Benhaddou where we’ll have lunch, after lunch we’ll visit the Kasbah of Ait Ben Haddou, we will continue our desert tour driving beside the village of Skoura, located in the heart of the valley of the palm trees, an extensive and labyrinthine oasis, whose lush vegetation covers precious secret kasbahs.
From here we continue to the Valley of the Roses towards the Dades Valley, where we will spend the night in a hotel.
Day Two: Dades Valley – Todra Gorges – Merzouga:
After breakfast, we will continue along the banks of Boumalne, where a road marked Kasbahs (Citadel) and Ksour (fortresses or castles), whose landscape is ocher, red and mauve, opens. Around us, we will find rocky plateaus where dromedaries graze.
After a journey full of ksour, oasis and palm trees we will reach Tinghir (where the spectacular Todra gorges are) perched at 1,350 m. Of altitude and surrounded by a palm grove. We continue to Erfoud (fossil city) and we will arrive at Merzouga.
In Merzouga, we’ll ride the camels into the sand dunes of Erg-Chebbi for about 1H/30min, on the way to the camp we’ll stop to see the sunset in the dunes, Night in the desert camp under the 1000 Stars.
Day Three: Merzouga – Ziz Valley – Cedar Forest – Fes
In the early morning, we will wake up to enjoy and admire the beautiful sunrise that the desert and take photos of the sunrise in the dunes, undoubtedly one of the best and most beautiful moments in the desert of Merzouga.
After a typical breakfast in our bivouac, we will return by camels to the hostel to take a shower and then we will take the road to Fes passing by the beautiful valley of Ziz, Errachidia, Midelt to the Cedar Forest where we will stop to visit the famous wild monkeys.
We continue our desert trip through the Middle Atlas until arriving at Fes in the evening
- Pick up from your accommodation, Airport or wherever you want.
- 3 Days 4×4 SUV or Mini-Bus with air conditioning
- Driver speaks English
- 1 Night in Hotel Half Board (Dinner and Breakfast)
- Camel Ride ( Camel each )
- 1 night in the camp with dinner and breakfast
- Personal Expenses
- Tips for guide, drivers, waiters
- Travel insurance
Start time: 08:00AM
Schedule: Every Day
Duration: 3 Days & 2 Nights
Pick-up: Your hotel, airport
Trip Type: Private Desert trip
Tour style: Adventure, Enjoying, overnight, relaxing
Service level: professional
Trip size: Medium group