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3 days desert tour from Marrakzech to Fes

Published by Lhossain Akabar — 20 days ago

Blog: Marrakech Morocco Trips
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Marrakech Morocco Trips

3 days desert tour from Marrakech to Fes

Day 1: Marrakesh – Kasbah Ait Benhaddou – Ouarzazate – Gorge Dades

We will pick you up from your riad/hotel in Marrakech, to drive to Ouarzazate. Our 3 day private Marrakech desert tour to Merzouga desert starts passing the High Atlas mountains. We drive through Tizi n´Tichka pass and we enjoy few stops to explore few Berber villages. We visit Ait Ben Haddou, the famous Kasbah, and a UNESCO World heritage site m very popular destination for private tours from Marrakech or as 1 day trip from Marrakech. Many famous films were shot in the local stage, including Gladiator, also Obelix and The Mummy. Then we continue our drive along the road of the 1000’s Kasbahs. We explore Kalaat Mgouna very famous for its rose products and we finish today in Dades valley where we spend the night in Dades Gorge in local and cozy riad/hotel with dinner and also breakfast.

Day 2: Dades Valley – Todra Gorge – Sahara Merzouga (camel ride)

The Marrakech tour with local guides and drivers continues exploring Dades gorges where we explore the rock formation called “The monkey toes” and after that, we drive towards Todra valley. It is a famous site, where we will walk under the 300 m high red cliff. We continue to Jorf and Erfoud. The city of Erfoud is famous for its fossil products and we will visit some of the local fossil factories. We pass Rissani to reach Merzouga desert from where we prepare for camel ride into the desert. We explore desert dunes in Merzouga and once we reach Merzouga desert camp we will enjoy traditional Berber dinner. You will love Berber music at the campfire and we sleep this night in Merzouga desert tents.

Day 3: Merzouga – Ziz Valley – Midelt – Ifran – Fes

In the morning we will ride the camels for one hour and a half backing to the hotel, you’ll have the breakfast and shower then travel to Fes via Errachidia along the magnificent Ziz Gorges carved through volcanic rock, and through the Tizi Ntalghamt Pass to Midelt, then continue our journey to Azrou, a Berber village in the Middle Atlas Mountains, before which we stop to see the Barbarian apes in the famous Cedar forest. On to Ifran “Switzerland of Morocco”, stop for a picture or a drink then drive to Fes drop you off at your riad or the nearest park to your road, where the tour ends.


Private tour

Pick up from your hotel/Riad in Marrakech

Transport in comfortable A/C vehicle

English and speaking driver-guide

Accommodation in riads / hotels

Breakfast and dinner during the whole trip

Camel ride in the desert

A night in Merzouga desert camp





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