Marrakesh To Fes 3 Day Merzouga Desert Tour
The Marrakech To Fes 3 day Sahara desert tour is the perfect method to travel relating to the two cities via Merzouga. It is the hottest tour and that we run it every day all year round. The route will need you across the Atlas Mountains to Ait Benhaddou, the UNESCO world heritage Site, Ouarzazate and further for the Skoura palm grove for the first night. On the second day, you may travel east over the valleys of roses, Dades valley and Todra where one can enjoy a short walk inside canyons. Later on, you continue over the arid landscapes and Tafilalte oasis to achieve the Erg Chebbi sand dunes to the 2nd night in a very tented camp and sunset camel ride. The last day of your 3 day Marrakesh to Fes would have been a long travel day with beautiful sceneray and changing landscapes, heading north over the Ziz valley and Ifran. You will get dropped off your hotel in Fes.
Marrakesh To Fes 3 Day Merzouga Desert Tour: Itinerary
DAY 1: Marrakech – Ait Benhaddou – Ouarzazate Or Skoura Palmary
Departure happens in front of your hotel or riad in Marrakech towards Ouarzazate through the Tizi- N-Tichka pass (2260m) in the High Atlas Mountains. From Marrakech to Ouarzazate, you will try a snaky road, beautiful landscapes with various colours and also the Berber villages on the way between Marrakech and Ouarzazate, the doorway towards the Sahara desert. The next destination is really a UNESCO world heritage site since 1987 called teh Ksar of “Ait Benhaddou”. A few Berber people are still living in this fortified village and sustained by UNESCO. Ait Benhaddou Kasbahs are certainly one of numerous locations served being a natural decors for most movies that have been shot inside area including “Lawrence of Arabia and Jesus of Nazareth” Take a walk and cross the dried river together with your self-help guide to discover Ait Benhaddou and dominate the Kasbahs after you get for the top of the hill. Afterwards, you will head straight to Ouarzazate or Skoura where you spend the 1st night in a very Moroccan typical hotel. Dinner and overnight in Ouarzazate or Skoura Palmary.
DAY 2: Ouarzazate or Skoura – Todra Gorges – Merzouga Dunes (Erg Chebbi)
After breakfast, departure from the hotel in Ouarzazate at 8 a.m., utilizing the road of 1000 kasbahs, you initially arrive at Skoura palm grove where the majority of beautiful Kasbahs from the southern Morocco are located (Amerhidil Kasbah, Ait Abbou kasbah…). The next city is Kelaat Mgouna, a Berber city that celebrates the festival of roses each year, every first week end of May is surely an chance of locals to fulfill and then sell the rose water along with other products made out of the rose. You will continue over the valley of roses until Boumalen Dades, another Berber village traveling of 1000 kasbahs. 45 km further, you will arrive at Tineghir with it’s beautiful palm grove, and Jewish quarter. You continue for the gorges of Todra, free time for lunch and trek along the canyons of approximately 300 m high. Afterwards you are going to leave to Erg Chebbi dunes in Merzouga Sahara desert. Enjoy a camel ride for 1h30 on the sunset to get on the oasis in which the camp is located. Spend the night time inside bivouac at Merzouga Sahara dunes under nomadic tents or outside under shooting stars. Play drums using the camel drivers. Dinner and overnight in Merzouga Sahara desert camp.
DAY 3: Erg Chebbi – Ziz Valley – Midelt – Azrou – Ifrane – Fes
Around 5h30 a.m, you are going to wake up to savor the sunrise on the dunes, likely the best moment of Merzouga desert, as well as a normal breakfast inside bivouac of Merzouga, then you’ll ride back the camels, in order to meet you driver and travel from Merzouga dunes to Fes through beautiful Ziz valley, Errachida and Midelt. Lunch along the way and short break to observe the monkeys in cedar forests from the middle Atlas all-around Azrou city at “Gourrou forests”. You will always Fes, where your tour from Marrakech to Fes ends. For information Fes is considered to be the 4th largest capital of scotland – Moroccan kingdom, it can be devide into 3 sections (1:Ville Nouvelle built by French protectorate, 2: Fes El Bali or even the interior of walls and ramparts and 3: Fes Jdid). In order to access on the medina of Fes, the principle gate is Bab Boujeloud.
Marrakesh To Fes 3 Day Merzouga Desert Tour: What’s included?
Private A/C Vehicle, 4WD Toyota Land Cruiser or Deluxe Van for your selected tour + fuel
English speaking driver through the tour
Pick up from Marrakech hotel & go away at your Fes accommodation
Ensuite rooms with A/C in typical hotels, Kasbahs & Riads with dinner and breakfast (Vegetarians are welcome)
Camel ride to overnight in nomad desert camp with camel driver (Private tents)
Free time look around the sites like Ait Benhaddou, kasbah, Walks, Canyons, Breaks for photos,..Etc
Marrakesh To Fes 3 Day Merzouga Desert Tour: What’s the difference relating to the 3 options?
Please keep in mind that 3 days and two nights option is the minimum for the Marrakech to Fes tour.
The 4 & 5 Day Desert Tour from Marrakech to Fes are recommended since there are many items to see an do besides camel trekking as well as a night in the Sahara desert camp, 3 day tour option can NOT cover everything. Arriving early to Erg Chebbi, try a swim, visit the nomad living in caves, wander having a local guide in palmary or hike in Dades valley or Todra gprges, spend more time of web sites, stop to get a bag which has a Berber family…Etc
Marrakesh To Fes 3 Day Merzouga Desert Tour: Why book around?
Save time and cash! – Our prices are the cheapest available
Our Marrakech to Fes camel Treks & Desert Tours are private guaranteed
We are an operator, NOT A BROKER
Our costs are fixed, No hidden fees
Assistance and availability on location 24/24h
Deposit payment upon confirmation and also the remaining balance on the start in the tour
Payment Methods including PayPal, Credit/Debit Cards, Bank Wire, etc…
Marrakesh To Fes 3 Day Merzouga Desert Tour: How to book?
Simply send us a booking inquiry through our booking form, we are going to reply back under 12 hours, unless you hear from us, booking your junk inbox or resend us the inquiry / give us an unscheduled visit. If you want to book the Marrakech To FES Desert Tours go to the marrakechtofesdeserttours.com website.