6 day tour from Fes to Merzouga desert, is the most ranked tour in Morocco the will help you to explore the south east of Morocco and have more time in the Sahara desert of Morocco, and understand more about the life of the local Berbers in this quite part of the world.
Itinerary details of: 6 day tour from Fes to Merzouga desert
Day 1 : Fes – Ifrane – Atlas mountains – Ziz valley – Arfoud – Merzouga
6 day tour from Fes to Merzouga desert: the first day of this traditional trip will set off by meeting you at you lodging in Fes to pick you up and start our exploratory trip by discovering the most neat and tidy city of Morocco name Ifrane, and nicknamed switzeland of Morocco, after that we will stop in the Morocco great forest to take pictures of funny ape monkeys, subsequently stop for lunch in the apple city, then cross the great Atlas mountain range and get to the dry side of Morocco to witness its Berber villages around vallies, oasises, and stop for pictures in the biggest oasis of palm trees in Morocco ( around 3 million palm tree) then get to the captivating sand dunes at the afternoon. overnight in the hotel.
Day 2 : Merzouga – Hassi labied – Khamlia – Nomad family – fossil Site – Tour of the dunes
This is the day of the desert, to explore evey important corner of the Sahara desert, with its short houses made of clay in one side of the dunes and black tents of nomads in the other side , enjoying the music with special dances of Morocco black skinned poeple originally from Ghana, and have a local food for lunch which is a big bread full of vegitables and meat with Moroccan spices. after that you will start your camel adventure crossing the dunes to admire the sunset of the desert, enjoying different night of life playing drums with locals under a starry sky around the fire, before sleeping in a Berber tent between the dunes.
Day 3: Merzouga – Rissani – Todgha Gorge – Boumalne Dades
for the first time in your life to wake up early and find yourself in a gtent in the Sahara desert waiting the sun to rise from between the dunes, then ride your camels back to the start point, in order to start th journey of Dades Valley, passing by Rissani famous by its conventional souq of goats and donkeys (3 days/ 1week) then to the fossil town, before getting to Tinghir know as the Moroccan jewish capital, driving to Todra Canyon which is the great canyon in Morocco for pictures then drive back by the Valley of life as it is called by locals, after that we will drive to our hotel in Dades valley.
Day 4: Dades Valley – kelaat M’agouna – Skoura – Ouarzazate
this day is half road and half off-road in between the high Atlas Mountain crossing little alive valleys and small Breber villages such as Botghrar village where we will have lunch, then head to Kalaa M’agouna the pink city with pink shops and taxis, because this little town is known by pink roses, after Tighrtm Nimgoune we will heat to Skoura to discover an obscure old building called Kasbah of Amridil, known by its attractive Berber architecture, full of its old stuff that was used anciently. after exploring this Morocco historical landmark, we will head to Ouarzazate, or the Moroccan city of cinema, know by its large cinema studios such as Atlas studio which is the largest one in Africa, and its museums, and kasbahs… Dinner and overnight in the accommodation.
Day 5 : Ouarzazate – Ait Ben Haddou Kasbah – high Atlas mountain – Marrakech
after breakfast we will start our journey by driving to explore another kasbah which is very old famous, its called Ait BenHaddou kasbah, it was a start point of caravans that export the salt from Morocco and import the gold from Tombocto in Mali, this old edifice was also an important spot for many international movies such as ( game of thrones, Gladiator….). after that we will continue our way ranging over the high Atlas Mountains via the T’ichka pass which is the highest pass in Morocco (2260m alt) Then get To your hotel inMarrkech to relax and get ready to explore this interesting city at the next day.
Day 6: explore the traditional Marrakech
the last day of this trip will be specialized to discover this imperial Moroccan city with your local guide start by walking in the small roads of the old medina to admire its Palaces, mausoleums, museums, schools, gardens….
End of your: Fes Marrakech Via Sahara 5 Days tour
- Transport service in 4×4 / air-conditioned vehicles
- Best accommodation with dinner and breakfast in the hotel
- Camel on the desert and sleeping in a tent
Not included :
- Airfare not provided by us