Fes to Marrakech Desert Tour 3 Days
Travel from Fes to Marrakech via the Sahara desert and gorgeous Atlas Mountains chain, Fes to Marrakech Desert Tour 3 Days is a big chance to discover the history of the south of Morocco and its medieval kasbahs, from Fes to the Sahara desert we will drive through the spectacular middle Atlas Mountains and palm oasis, beautiful Berber villages, very unique places, and a cultural world heritage sites loaded with history,
take a camel ride to see the sun setting over the dunes,
have dinner and spend the night in a tent. enjoy a guided walking tour in Todra and Dades Gorges, and visit the fortified village, the Kasbah Ait Benhaddou, one of the most amazing and well-preserved fortified cities in all of North Africa. The beauty of this place has attracted numerous film productions over the years.
|Your accommodation in Fes
|Your accommodation in Marrakech
|Please arrive at 7:45 AM for a prompt departure at 8 AM.
Marrakech Desert Tours 3 Days Merzouga Highlights
- Drive along a spectacular road with astonishing views of the snow-topped peaks of the Atlas
- Arrive at Ait Ben Haddou: a cultural world heritage site in Morocco since 1987
- Enjoy the views of the Dades Valley and the Dades Gorge
- Take a camel ride through the sunny sand dunes of Erg Chebbi near Merzouga.
- Arrive at the Bivouac in time to see the sun setting over the dunes.
- Have Dinner and music around the campfire, and spend the night in a tent.
We will have breakfast at the hotel and then we will Departure to Merzouga via Ifran is also known as the Switzerland of Morocco, the forest of Azrou where we stop to enjoy watching the monkeys climb the cedars and then continue via the Middle Atlas mountains to reach the city of Midelte; where we will stop to have lunch, then continue driving enjoying the changing of desert sceneries and landscapes, continue via the Ziz valley and its gorges and Errachidia to arrive at Merzouga, once in Merzouga, you will start a camel trek for 1 hour and a half through the huge dunes to watch the sunset and sleep under a nomadic tent at the large dunes of Erg Chebbi. Dinner and accommodation in desert camp.
Get up early to attend to the sunrise over the dunes and ride camels back to the village with the dromedaries to take a comforting hot shower. Then, we will leave the desert towards the Todra Gorge. This 1000ft gorge is hemmed in on all sides by vertical limestone cliffs and is also called Morocco’s Grand Canyon. There you will have enough time to explore the gorge, from its plunging depths to dizzying heights. The charm of Todra lies in its changing colors as the sun slowly moves from east to that flows through it giving life to a huge variety of colorful fruit, nut trees, and extraordinary red rock formations. Our journey continues through the valley of The ”Thousand kasbah route” that takes us through the rose valley, a visit to Skoura oases with its authentic 17-century kasbahs, then continue to Ouarzazat. Overnight and Dinner in Ouarzazate.
Breakfast in the riad, we will head to visit the old house of the Pasha de Marrakech, the Kasbah Taourirt. Later, we will drive to explore one of the wonders of southern Morocco; the Kasbah of Ait Ben Haddou, a large fortified village, marked as world heritage by Unesco since 1987 and a site that still attracts movies makers and directors from all over the world. Once these visits to the city are made, we will continue to Marrakech, through the high Atlas Mountains and the beautiful landscapes of tichka pass(2260M high road). Arrival at the city of Marrakech where we will spend night. End of our Fes to Marrakech Desert Tour.