4 Days Desert Tour
from Fes to Marrakech
Morocco tour travel to visit the sahara from Fes to Marrakesh Sahara Itinerary is a great way to experience the Most of southern Morocco. Including camel trek from fez in erg chebbi , see the cedar forests and monkeys (Barbay apes), enjoying the Ziz gorge and Valley, camel trek in Erg Chebbi dunes with a local desert guide (camel man) to watch the sunset and sunrise in the next morning, dine under the stars and listen to drums music and spending a night in a nomad tented camp. You will see also Todra gorges, Valley of roses, Visit the kasbah of Ait benhaddou, and cross the high Atlas mountains to reach Marrakech end of our sahara tours fez to sahara desert camel trek to marrakech
PROGRAM DETAILS :
Day 1 : FES – IFRAN – MIDDLE ATLAS MOUNTAINS- MIDELT - ERFOUD - ZIZ VALLEY - MERZOUGA.
Sahara tour from Fez to Visit Sahara and get to Marrakech : Today we have a full travel day through the diverse landscapes that make Morocco so unique. Pass through the cedar and pine forests, keeping an eye out for Barbary apes. Pass over the Middle Atlas Mountains through the pre-desert countryside with its deep gorges filled with splendid oasis of green palm groves, finally arriving at the sand dunes of the Sahara Desert. We spend the night in a desert auberge ( hotel), located right on the edge of the dunes. Here we will have dinner local-style and spend the night. Please note, all the rooms have bathroom ,shower and air A/C, at the desert auberge. Day 1: Overnight in Merzouga (Auberge) - Approx travel time including stops: Fes to Merzouga, 9-10 hrs .
In the morning, your camel guide will wake you up to watch what can be the best lift of your life. Then, you return to the village of Merzouga, en route, you can not fail to appreciate the unique beauty of the spectacular sand dunes of Erg Chebbi – changing with the light as the day progresses. After breakfast in your riad, you will leave for Fes via Errachidia, Ziz Valley and Ifrane ending in Fes.
Comfortable vehicle, with an experienced driver/guide during the whole trip.
Half-board accommodation throughout the whole trip.
2 meals each day Dinner & Breakfast, (Vegetarians are welcome).
Night at Erg Chebbi desert dune in a nomad tented camp.
Erg Chebbi Camel Trekking tour at sunset.
NOT INCLUDED :
Day 2 : MERZOUGA AREA / DESERT BERBER CAMP.
Day 3 : MERZOUGA - TODRA GORGES - DADES VALLEY.
Early in the morning, your camelman will wake you up to watch what well may be the best sunrise of your life. Afterwards, you will peacefully camel-trek back to the village of Merzouga. Enroute you couldn’t fail to appreciate the unique beauty of the spectacular Erg Chebbi dunes - changing with the light as the day progresses. After breakfast in the riad, you’ll leave for Rissani , Tinghir, and Todra gorges - the highest, narrowest gorges in Morocco. Here you will have the option to hike for an hour within the valley, where you will meet locals and learn about the culture and geography. After lunch in the heart of the gorge, you will continue to the Dades Valley, where you’ll see the majestic sand castles and the amazing rock formations known as "monkey toes". Overnight accommodation will be at Dades gorge hotel.
This morning we continue along the "Route of a 1000 Kasbahs" to Ouarzazate where we will take our lunch break. We continue on to the village of Aït Ben Haddou. Aït Ben Haddou is a wonderful example of a collection of kasbahs (a type of fortress). Carefully restored over the years and now classified as a UNESCO World Heritage Site, it is considered to be one of the best preserved kasbah villages in Morocco. A few families still call the kasbah their home, but the majority of locals have gradually moved to the nearby settlement. During our visit to the Kasbah, lose yourself in the narrow, winding passageways and feel the magical atmosphere of this incredible structure.Continue via the spectacular Tizi n’ Tichka Pass before descending past charming mountain villages, dense woods and green fields to the ochre coloured city of Marrakesh. In of our morocco sahara excursions from fez to marrakech
Day 4 : DADES VALLEY - KASBAH AIT BEN HADDOU - TIZ N’TICHKA - MARRAKECH.