3 Days Desert Tour from Fes To Marrakech
Day 1 : Fes » Azrou (Cedar forest) » Midelt » Erfoud » Merzouga (Night in Desert Camp) [467 Km]
We will pick you up from your riad / hotel to start your 3-day desert tour Fes to Marrakech then drive south to Ifrane and Azrou through the Middle Atlas mountains. On the way we will stop at the cedar forests to see the Barbarian Apes in their natural habitat. Travelling through the Tizi Ntalghamt pass to Midelt and a long the magnificent Ziz Gorges carved through volcanic rock, you’ll see views of the Middle-Atlas plateau and the scenery changing to reveal hints of the desert as you approach the city of Errachidia. After lunch we’ll continue our journey through the Ziz Valley to Erfoud, Rissani and Merzouga. After a glass of mint Tea, we’ll leave our luggage in a safe room then take a camel ride to a Berber camp in the middle of the Erg Chebbi Sand Dunes which are the highest sand dunes in North Africa. The camel will pick you up to the camp where you will set up a Berber tents for our night in the desert. The tents are well equipped with mattresses, blankets, and cushions. After dinner we will gather around the fire and enjoy the sound of traditional Berber drums under the stars and after the Berber music it is save to walk aroud the Camp to enjoy the stars .(3 Days Desert Tour from Fes To Marrakech).
Day 2 : Merzouga » Todra Gorges » Dades Gorges [255 km]
We will see an amazing sunrise over the sea of dunes. We will return in camels to Merzouga and after a shower we will leave in 4×4 towards Tinghir “the city of the mountain” in Tamazight, another beautiful Berber village where we will delight with the contrast of their palm trees and the peculiar color of their houses. route where the landscape shows its contrasts.
We are in the gorges of Todra formed by rock walls of more than 200m and after visiting them, we will go to the Dades Valley, a Berber village knowing by the fingur Monkyes over the Atlas. Night in riad with charm.
Day 3 : Dades Valley » Skoura » Ouarzazate » Ait Ben Haddou Kasbah » High Atlas mountain » Marrakech [315 Km]
The last day of our 3 day tour We will cross the Valley of the Dades and the Valley of the Roses, until arriving at Ouarzazate, where we will see the Kasbah of Ait Ben Haddou, declared World Heritage by UNESCO famous for being the scenario of cinematographic blockbusters like the Oscar-winning “Lawrence of Arabia”, “The Protective Sky” or “Babel”. We will follow the road through the port of Tichka will lead us again to the “Red City”, Marrakech and here we can say goodbye to our guide.