4 Days Desert Trip from Fes to Marrakech
Day 1: Fes – Merzouga
We will pick you up from your hotel or Riad then drive south to Azrou via Ifrane (switzerland of morocco) , then to Middle Atlas mountains stopping by cedar forest You will be able to take some fascinating pictures with the Barbarian Apes . The trip is beautiful, covering places like Azrou, the view of the Barbary Monkeys, the magnificent hills of Midelt to Tizi Ntalghamt pass and Ziz Gorge, followed by lunch and continuing the exploration in the Ziz Valley until you reach Merzouga. Finally in beautiful places Sahara Desert, which is a delight for the eyes that provides an exotic Camel experience among the beautiful sand dunes followed by the sunset, which is another memorable experience on the trip. On our arrival there will be welcomed by a cup of tea. The nights here are beautiful with a bonfire that includes and delicious dinners.
Day 2: Merzouga area and the Camel trek
After breakfast we’ll start exploring the area, by visiting the village of black people originally from Mali to enjoy their music and the way they live. After that we will drive to Miffis Mines to explore how they work over there before getting behind the Dunes in a full desert with charming views where we will sit for a warm cup of tea with the local Bedouins, Before returning back to the hotel, after a cup of tea your local guides will teach you how to mount and dismount and other handy camel-related safety tips then you begin exploring the mysterious sand-sea of the Erg-Chebbi. Overnight in a Berber Tent.
Day 3: Merzouga-Todra Gorge-Dades Gorge
We will make up early in the morning to watch the best sunrise of your life and casting different shadows and colors over the sea of sand dunes, the highest in Morocco, before returning to our desert Hotel, after breakfast, and then we will continue to Tinghir and the stunning Todra Gorge the highest, narrowest gorges in Morocco. The gorge is great spot for hiking and relaxing on the edge of the river or sampling some local Berber delicacies. After lunch in the heart of the gorge we’ll drive through the Dades Valley where we will end our day spending the night in a nice hotel located on the top of the mountain.
Day 4: Dades Gorge-Ait Ben Haddou – Marrakech
After breakfast in the hotel we’ll drive through the Dades Valley towards Kalaat Mgouna and Ouarzazate. The route through Dades Valley is“the Route of 1000 Kasbahs”, then we’ll drive through “the city of roses”, which is known for the production of the rose water. Our journey will Continue to Ouarzazat, “the Hollywood of Africa”, lunch is at the famous Ait Ben Haddou kasbah, (the UNESCO heritage site since 1987) and the largest Kasbah in Morocco many movies have been filmed there including The Mummy, Gladiator…. Our journey will continue through the major haighest pass in Africa (2260m) over the High Atlas Mountains, before arriving to Marrakech, where the 4 Days Desert Trip Fes Marrakech ends.
English speaking Berber driver
Bottle of water each person
Free stops when you want