4 days top Morocco desert trip, this trip is the foremost easy way to visit the desert of Morocco starting from Marrakech and ending in Fes, relishing the test Morocco with its Berber vills & nomads, crossing the mountains to the great Sahara desert to see experience real life of nomads in a dry flat land where you will see tornados and mirages.
itinerary: 4 days top Morocco desert trip
Day 1 : Marrakech – Atlas Mountains – Dades
the 4 days top Morocco desert trip; will start by meeting your driver in the red city of Marrakech and get under way to extend across the stunning Atlas mountins and have stops for pictures in the small villages and old Moroccan castles such as Ait Ben Haddou kasbah which the oldest and largest building in Morocco, and it was a station where the camel caravans get the rest. after our rest and lunch in the huge constraction we will continue our way to Dades crossing the valley of Moroccan roses and if you are interested we will stop to have a look of a rose feminine cooperative that gather alot of widows and devorced woman to destillate many different kinds of cosmetics from the roses such us rose water, rose oil, parfumes, creams… after thet we will drive byside the dades valley to get to our accommodation.
Day 2 : Boumalne Dades – Todra gully – Erfoud fossils – Erg Chebbi desert
your sunny day to the desert will begin by driving to old capital of immigrated Jewish poeple, then drive alongside the Todra valley (vwe will drive towards Merzouga Desert passing by Tineghir stopping for a panoramic views of the Todgha Gorges (valley of life) to reach the great Moroccan gorges to have a short walk to admire the flat rock walls (over 160 meters) with nomads and their animals around running clean water to drink before start climbing the mountains to find some grass. after the canyon we will drive to Merzouga to start our desert escapade by riding the camels ranging over the dunes, and have pauses to stare at the move of the sun before the sunset, then head to the camp to have the indelible night in your life, enjoying a different dinner, and amazing local music around the fire under the moon with billion stars.
Day 3: travel over the Morocco desert
today will be a different day in a different world called Sahara desert. the driving of today will be only the off-road in the middle of nowhere between some dry plants, observing tornados, and acacia tree moving between mirage. our first stop in the desert will be with a nomadic family to test their generosity by having a cap of tee under and old berber tent made of goats wool, the nomads feels happy to get visited by poeple. after experiencing the nomads life we will drive to enjoy the african music, gnawa music of Moroccan black skinned poeple that come originaly from Gana and senegal to enjoy a spiritual music with different dances. later on we will head to try a local Berber pizza which is a big bread full of vegitables and meat with Moroccan spices. then back overnight in our accommodation.
Day 4 : Merzouga Desert – Ziz Valley –Apes monkeys – Fes
after taking a shower and having breakfasr we will bid farewell to the desert and its inhabitant, to start our journey to Fes via palm groves of Ziz Valley, crossing the Atlas Mountains with different nomads living in caves, getting to the big cedar forest in the middle of Morocco to play with ape monkeys before geading to Ifrane nicknamed the Switzerland of Morocco because of its zigzaging roof snow houses, this city is the cleanest city in Morocco, and seventh cleanest city in the world. thereafter our driver will make sure to drop you off in your accommodation in Fes.
end of your tour:4 days top Morocco desert trip
- 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