5 Days From Marrakech to Fes via Sahara desert

We will start this tour  from Marrakech to Merzouga,  through the High Atlas mountains via Ouarzazate . visit the UNISCO World Heritage site, Ouarzazate “the Hollywood of Africa” and stop for pictures next largest studio in Africa “Atlas studio”. Taourirt Kasbah .  Roses Valley . dades valley , down to Merzouga desert, Camel trekkin .  overnight in a berber tents at the middle of the dunes,  tour around Erg chebbi for see Nomads . berber villages .  will be heading towards Fes passing through the Rissani Markt . Erfoud . Ziz Valley . midelt .  Azrou where we will explore the Cedar Forest, Ifrane the Moroccan Switzeland ,  middle Atlas mountains, down to fes.       

1st Day : Marrakech – High Atlas Mountains – Ait Ben Haddou Kasbah – Ouarzazate

After we met at the place that we had agreed upon . we will star our tour to southeast through  the High  Atlas  via Tizi N’tichka pass (2260 m in altitude), visit the Kasbah of Ait Ben Haddou and stop for lunch in a local restaurant  that crosses the Atlas to about 2.300m  with stops to enjoy the spectacular views offering and see the Berber  villages . later  we continue to visit the  Kasbah of Ait Benhaddou the recognized one by the UNISCO as a world heritage site since 1986, where many films took place such as Alexander, Gladiator, Babel… In the afternoon we will continue our way to Ouarzazate “the Hollywood of Africa” and stop for pictures next largest studio in Africa “Atlas studio”. Dinner and Over night in Ouarzazate .

2nd Day : Ouarzazate – Skoura – kelaat  M’gouna – Dades valley

After having breakfast in the hotel, today we will drive to Boumalne Dades via Skoura to visit the 17th century Kasbah of Amridil, then to the capital of roses and stop for a stretch legs and have a coffee and take the way that leads to nomad families living in caves an d have a cup of minty tea, and have lunch in local restaurant, then continue our way to Dades valley, Dinner and overnight in The Hotel .

3rd Day : Dades valley  – todra Gorge – Tinejdad – Erfoud – Merzouga Desert .

After breakfast our Day will begin by driving to Erg-Chebbi via Tineghir the old Moroccan berber jewesh capital and visit the Todra Gorge in our way we will have many stops for panoramic views, after that we will head to touroug to have lunch. In the afternoon we will continue our way to Erg-chebbi desert passing by the Erfoud city capital of fossils and  Rissani, then to the captivating dunes of Erg Chebbi, (Merzouga ). Arrive to the hotel where you will spend the night.

4th Day :  Merzouga – Hassi labied – Khamlia – Nomad family – fossil Site – Tour of the dunes

The first day in the desert will begin by driving to Khamlia village lived by black skinned Berber to enjoy their amazing music with different dances, continue through an off-road to a nomadic family to discover their lifestyle and have a cup of tea then continue our way and make a stop of one hour and a half for lunch under the shade of a tree typical of the desert. In the afternoon we will head back to the Hotel to have a cup of minty tea and relax to get ready for the camel ride to the camp that will take about 1h & 30min enjoying the fabulous sunset and ski boarding from the top of the next highest dune to the camp, Feel like a nomad as you spend the night under a sky lit up by millions of stars and amidst Berber music.

5th Day : Erg Chebbi Dunes – Ziz Valley – Midelt – Azrou – Ifrane – Fes

Make sure to wake up early in order to take pictures of the sunrise from the top of the next highest sand after breakfast you will ride your camel back to th hotel , after that we will drive toward Fes via Erfoud the city of fossils and dates to visit a local fossil craft workshop, then crossing the high and middle atlas mountains enjoying the panoramic views and having lunch in Midelt. In the afternoon we will continue our way to the Switzerland of Morocco passing by the cedar forest enjoy seeing the monkies. Arriving to Fes and drop of in your accommodation,

What’s included

  • Private Transport : 4×4 , Minibus , bus,  / air-conditioned vehicles
  • Driver/Guid (Multilingual)
  • Car fuel
  • 3 Nights in Hotel or Riad  (Dinner & breakfast)
  • 1 Night in desert camp (Dinner & breakfast )
  • Camel Ride in desert
  • Sandboarding in Dunes

What’s Not Included:

  • Drinks and Lunches
  • Flight Tichets
  • Hotel in Marrakech
  • Monuments tickets

Note: In case you want to modify any of these tours, just be in contact with us beforehand and we will make it happen.

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