3 DAYS DESERT TRIP FROM MARRAKECH TO FES. Experience the best 3 days desert trip from Marrakech to Fes through the Sahara. Travel from Marrakech and explore Ait Ben Haddou Kasbah and the Atlas Studios in the High Atlas Mountains. And experience a camel trip to the heart of the desert for a night. Finally, travel to Fes along the Middle Atlas Mountains, visiting Ziz Valley, Cedar Forest, and Ifrane town.
ITINERARY: 3 days Desert trip from Marrakech to Fes
Day 1: From Marrakech to Dades Valley via Ouarzazate
First of all, we pick you up from your Raid/Hotel and begin our tour. We cross the Tizi-N-Tichka road and pause for panoramic views. We then visit the village of Ait Ben Haddou. The village offers an old kasbah recognized by UNESCO in 1987. It is also a specific area for shooting movies. Secondly, we visit another area that attracts filmmakers. It is the Atlas Studios in Ouarzazate. There, you find all the materials they use for films. Further, we drive to Rose Valley to explore the rose products in a local cooperative. Finally, you spend a night in Dades Valley.
Day 2: From Dades Valley to Merzouga via Todra Gorges
From Dades Valley to Todra Gorges, we make a stop in Rock Formation. Then, we visit the oasis of Todra Gorges where families spend the day aside from the city and enjoy the high cliffs at around 300m. Therefore, we visit the oasis and pass by Berber villages towards Jorf to visit an old irrigation system. Next, we drive to Erfoud known as the capital city of date fruit. Later, we move to the Sahara of Merzouga. Finally, you experience a camel trekking trip to the desert camp. Thus, you ride camels and enjoy watching the sunset in the middle of the desert. Once you have dinner at the camp, you gather around the campfire to enjoy music with locals.
Day 3: From Merzouga to Fes via Ziz Valley, Ifrane and Cedar Forest
Before sunrise, you will wake up and get ready to admire the sunrise on the top of the dune. You will have a hot shower and breakfast and ride camels back to Merzouga. Therefore, from here we make our way to Fes throught interesting places. For example, we will drive along the Oufous valley. Besides, you enjoy a panoramic view of Ziz Valley then we stop in Midelt for lunch. On our way, you enjoy the landscapes of the Middle Atlas Mountains. Secondly, we visit Cedar Forest where to enjoy the freedom of Barbarian apes and drive to Ifrane town. This town also called the Little Switzerland of Morocco because of its similarity to nature and Forest. After having enough time to enjoy all that we visit, we will end the tour in Fes. We will drop you off at your Riad/Hotel.
Includes & Excludes
3 days Desert trip from Marrakech to Fes: Comprehend
- Private A/C Vehicle, 4WD Toyota Land Cruiser or Prado throughout the tour + fuel
- Experienced driver/guide
- Accommodation for 2 nights
- Pick up you from your accommodation in Marrakech and drop you off anywhere in Fes
- All breakfast & dinners (Vegetarians are welcome)
- Kasbah Ait ben Haddou visit
- Camel riding
- Water for your camel trip
3 days Desert trip from Marrakech to Fes: Preclude
Made our experience of Morocco even better!
Incredible bucket-list experience - we loved it!
3 days Desert trip from Marrakech to Fes
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