3 Days Desert Tour from Marrakech to Fes

See the majestic desert and two imperial cities

Round trip distance

1065km

Time length

3 days 2 night

Transport includes

Car, Camels

Language spoken

En, De, Sp, Fr

Departure time

8 AM

Pick up place

Your accommodation

Overview

The 3 day sahara desert trip from Marrakech to Fes is one of the most popular desert trips that connects the two imperial cities. This tour include a camel trek (optional) and overnight in bedouin tents in the desert camp. The tour covers the Tizi n Tichka Pass of the high atlas mountains, The Uneso world heritage sites, the gorges and the barbary apes in Azrou.

Morocco desert tour from Marrakech Itinerary:

Day 1: Marrakech - Atlas Mountains - Ait Ben Haddou - Ouarzazate - Skoura - Dades Gorge. 356km

Your driver will pick you up at 08:00 am, and you will start 3 days desert tour from Marrakech to Fes to the Dades Gorges across the Tizi-n-Tichka pass of the high Atlas Mountains, with far-reaching views across the mountains, to the traditional High Atlas Berber villages. Then you continue to visit the UNESCO World Heritage site and have lunch at one of the restaurants at the foothils of the Kasbahs. After lunch we will drive to Ouarzazate with option to visit the Atlas Studios and Taourirt Kasbah in Ouarzazate and then we continue to Dades gorges through Skoura and rose valley, we will spend the night in a traditional kasbah in Dades gorges..

Day 2: Dades Gorge - Todra Gorge - Erfoud -Risani - Erg chebbi dunes in Merzouga. 304km

After breakfast, we will drive from Dades gorges to Erg chebbi Sahara desert at Merzouga. Berber villages are scattered along the way, we'll pass through Todra Gorges, Tenhir, Tinjdad, Jorf and Erfoud in which we'll feel the beginning of the Saharan oasis of Tafilalet, and then we continue to a Hotel in Merzouga. After relaxing a few minutes you will take some of you luggage in a small bag (just the necessary for the night in desert) and leave the other luggage in the hotel, then we will ride the camels on an adventure crossing the Erg Chebbi sand dunes. We will spend the night in a camp (Berber nomad tents) with drumming music in the middle of the Sahara.

Day 3: Merzouga - Erfoud - Errachidia - Midelt - Cedar Forest ( monkeys) - Fes. 532km

An early morning wake up is recommended to assist sunrise from the top of the Chebbi sand dunes. Then you will camel trek to the Kasbah where you will take a shower and enjoy a berber and delicious breakfast served by friendly berber people. After breakfast, you will leave to Fez by 4x4 vehicles via the High Atlas Mountains. On the way, we will drive through Rissani, Erfoud, Errachidia and Medilt. We'll stop for lunch and pictures of wild monkeys on the Cedar forests of Azrou before arriving to Fez. Drop you off at your accommodation.

Marrakech to Fes 3 day desert tour Prices

  • 2 people: 3710MAD per person
  • 3 people: 2650MAD per person
  • 4 people: 2332MAD per person
  • 5 people: 1908MAD per person
  • 6 people: 1696MAD per person
  • For more than 6 people price on request

What´s Included:

  • Private A/C Vehicle, 4WD Toyota Land Cruiser
  • Fuel
  • English/French/Spanish speaking driver during the tour
  • Pick up & Drop off at your Marrakech accommodation
  • Overnight in Dades gorges in a traditional Hotel
  • Camel Trek to overnight in nomad desert bivouac (Private tents)
  • Dinner and breakfast are daily included
  • Free time to explore the sites such as Ait Ben Haddou kasbah, Walks, Canyons, Breaks for photos,..Etc
  • Local guide in Ait Ben Haddou
  • Sandbaording
  • Customized & Flexible stops

Not included

  • Lunchs
  • Drinks
  • Entrance fees to monuments


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