4 Day Trip from Fes – Desert – Marrakech. This 4-day trip from Fes to Marrakech is the best desert trip to explore the Moroco Sahara desert. You will start your journey from Fes, the spiritual and cultural capital of Morocco, you will travel to the Merzouga Sahara Desert, where you will spend a night in a traditional Berber camp and experience the beauty of the desert. Then, you will visit Ait Ben haddou, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, before heading to Marrakech. This 4-day is the perfect tour to experience the best of south Morocco.
4 Day Trip from Fes – Desert – Marrakech
Day 1: Fez – Midelt – Ziz Valley – Merzouga
We will leave from Fez enjoying the path with magical places going to Ifrane towards Midelt. We will stop at the famous cedar forest of Azrou where we will be able to see the monkeys climbing the cedars. Continue towards the mountains of the Middle Atlas. Cross Errachidia and the Ziz Valley; In this journey we will make a stop to contemplate the beautiful landscape. We continue our way to the city of Erfoud, famous for its fossil factories and we will continue our route until we reach Merzouga. Dinner and accommodation in hostel.
Day 2: Merzouga – Erg Chebbi
After breakfast we will begin the bypass route of the dunes by track, to see different nomadic settlements. One of them, is the town known as him of the “Negros” (KHAMLIA) where we are going to stop to live a music experience (GNAOUA), performed live. Then we will visit the nearby mines of M’ifis and stop for a tea, (THE WHISKY BEREBER) in the settlement of a nomadic family, in their haimas in the desert so we can discover the secrets of the nomadic life. After returning to the lodge, in the afternoon you will take the camels to spend an unforgettable night in the heart of the dunes, enjoying the sunset on the way to the camp. Dinner and accommodation in tent.
Day 3: – Todra Gorges – Dades Valley – Ouarzazate
We will get up early to see the sunrise in the middle of the dunes, on the grand dune. We will return by camels to the lodge to take a hot shower and have breakfast. Continue the route visiting Rissani, the first imperial city and from there we will go to the Gorges of Todra, we will cross the Dades Valley and visit the Skoura oasis. Arrival in Ouarzazate. Dinner and overnight at the hotel.
Day 4: Oarzazate – Kasbah Ait Ben Haddou – Marrakech
After breakfast, visit to the great Kasbah of Ait Ben Haddou, where many movies have been recorded, including Sahara, The Kingdom of Heaven or, Gladiator. We will continue on our way to Marrakech the High Atlas by the pass of Tizit N’Tichka with very panoramic views of the lost Berber villages. In the afternoon arrival in Marrakech, transfer to hotel or airport and end of our services.
- Pick up from your hotel / riad.
- Private tour in 4×4 vehicle A / C
- Driver / guide who speaks English
- Camel excursion
- One night in the Berber camp in the desert at half board.
- tickets and tips