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Marrakech to Fes Desert Tour in 4 Days

See the two imperial cities and experience the magic of the sahara

Round trip distance

1171km

Time length

4 days 3 nights

Transport includes

Car, Camels

Language spoken

En, De, Sp, Fr

Departure time

8 AM

Pick up place

Your accommodation

Call or Text to Book : +212-662095502

Marrakech to Fes Desert Tour in 4 Days

The 4 days Desert Tour from Marrakech to Fes is very recommended. The route is very intersting across diverse landscapes with views and sites, Berber villages, oasis valley gorges including Todra and Dades Gorge, the World Heritage Site of Ait Benhaddou, cedar forests the home of the famous Barbary Macaques, High Atlas mountain passes and camel trekking in Erg Chebbi sahara desert in Merzouga.

Trip schedule

Day 1: Marrakech - Ait benhadou - Ouarzazate - Skoura - Dades gorge

Departure from Marrakech in the morning, acrossing High Atlas mountains via the Tizi n'Tichka (2260m), to reach to Ait benhaddou village, the fortified ksar with its beautiful Kasbahs. Ait Benhaddou has served as a natural scenery for many movies producers. After lunch we will head to Dades via Ouarzazate, palm grove of Skoura and Valley of Roses , where we will spend the first night.

Day 2: Dades - Todra gorge - Risani - Merzouga

departure will be after breakfast to visit Dades gorges, taking the road of 1000 kasbahs drive around the colourful Berber villages of the Dades valley. to get to Tineghir with it's beautiful palm grove. We will continue to the Gorge of Todgha , where we go on a trek along the canyons of about 300 m high, a preferred place of mountain climbers. Afterwards we will head to Erg chebbi dunes in Merzouga Sahara desert and you will have time for lunch on our way. Overnight in the Hotel in a peaceful setting at the foothills of Erg chebbi sahara dunes.

Day 3: Merzouga sightseeing tour and Camel ride

Today we will explore the desert region and the marvel that is the Erg Chebbi desert dunes. We will will make a circuit of the desert dunes where you will have the opportunity to see the the nomad's way of life and the amazing changing contrasts of the of the desert. We will visit the village of Khamlia to see the Gnawa musicians. We will have a traditional Berber pizza for lunch in the ancient capital of Rissani. In the afternoon we will ride the camels to see the sunset over the dunes and spend the night in the desert camp. We will have a traditional tagine dinner, drink delicious mint tea, listen to traditional berber music while watching the stars and the rising moon in the amazing Sahara desert.

Day 4: Merzouga - Errachida - Midelt - Azrou - Ifrane - Fes

Wake early and climb the sand dunes to watch the beautiful sunrise. Pack-up the camels and trek back to duneline, where you will shower and breakfast at the hotel. Drive to Fez passing through Ziz Valley in Errachidia, Midelt. Stop for lunch in Midelt before we continue to Azrou to see barbary macaque and cedar forest. Afterwards we will continue to Fez via ifrane. Our guide will make sure you reach your chosen Riad or Hotel.

Included in the trip

  • Private A/C Vehicle, 4WD Toyota Land Cruiser + fuel
  • Hotels
  • English/French/Spanish speaking driver during the tour
  • Pick up & Drop off at your Marrakech accommodation
  • Overnight in Dades Gorge in a traditional hotel
  • 2 x overnights in the dunes of Erg Chebbi, Hotel & bedouin tents + Camel Trekking for sunset and sunrise
  • Overnight in Ouarzazate in a traditional hotel
  • Dinner and Breakfast are daily included
  • Free time to explore the sites, Breaks for photos,..Etc

Not included

  • Lunchs
  • Drinks
  • Tips
  • Entrance fees to monuments, studios and Kasbahs

Good to Know

  • Note:
    Please note:if a long Camel trek and overnight stay in the camp is not for you you can still enjoy the sunnset in Erg Chebbi with a schorter camel trek or a walk and pass the night in the Hotel at the dune line. If the itineraries that we offer does not match what you are looking for ,contact us and we will prepare the trip to your needs and requirements.
  • Cancellation / prepayment:
    Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to tour type. Please check our booking terms
  • Groups:
    When booking for more than 12 persons, different policies and additional supplements may apply.
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