OVERVIIEW OF THE TOUR :
This 3 days tour from Fes to Marrakech via Merzouga Sahara desert will take you through one of the most exciting itineraries in Morocco. A 3 days tour that combines the two imperial cities and Sahara desert. This tour gives you the chance to explore both cities and everything in-between, including Erg chebbi sahara desert. You will live a real desert experience, ride camels and spend the night in a beautiful authentic desert camp, Enjoy the sunset and sunrise over the dunes. Discover the most interesting sites in Morocco such as Ifrane, Ceder forest in Azrou,(Monkeys), Ziz valley, Gorges of todra and gorges of Dades, Ait benhadou Kasbahs, Atlas Mountains, Tizi N tichka and so many more. You will discover one of the most amazing parts of Morocco with this Fes to Marrakech via Merzouga desert in 3days tour.
TOUR SCHEDULE :
Day1 : Fes – Midelt – Azrou- Ifran- Erfoud – Merzouga – Erg Chebbi (532km)
We will begin our 3Days tour from Fes at around 08:00 A.M and head to Erg chebbi sahara desert in Merzouga. We will pass through the Atlas Mountains. We will visit the cedars forest in Azrou where you will see the monkeys. Afterwards, we visit Ifran, a winter ski resort in a totally non-Moroccan style built by the French in the 1930′s to resemble a Swiss village. We stop for lunch in Midelt, famous for its fossils and rocks. Later on, we continue to Erfoud city, the beginning of desert. We stop in Merzouga to rest and drink mint tea, meanwhile camels will be waiting. After rest, you will start a camel trekking across the sandy dunes of the erg-chebbi. Enjoy the magical sunset on the way to your well-equipped and luxurious camp. Once you arrive, you will be welcomed and shown the place. After dinner, campfire will be lit and Berber drums will be played. You can walk on dunes to enjoy the starry desert sky.
Day2 : Merzouga – Rissani – Todra Gorges – Dades Gorges (304km)
Early wake-up is a must for those who Don’t want to miss the opportunity to witness the magnificent sunrise over the golden dunes of Erg chebbi desert and snap some lovely pictures. Enjoy breakfast in your camp, then a goodbye glance to the place before you go back either on camels or in 4*4 vehicle. Back on the asphalt roads, we drive to Rissani, and Todra gorges – the highest gorges in Morocco. On the way, we will have the opportunity to enjoy views of the green oasis full of the palm trees. When we arrive in Todra gorges, we stop for lunch, and then we can go for a walk beside the river enjoying the beautiful, giant orange gorges. Meet and talk to friendly Berber locals. Later, we head to our stopping point Dades Gorge. Dinner and overnight in the hotel.
Day3: Dades Gorges- Skoura – Ouarzazate- Ait Ben haddou – Marrakech (356km)
After breakfast, we go for a stroll through the impressive Dades Gorges before we continue our 3days desert tour from Fes to Marrakech. We will drive along the Dades valley to Ouarzazate, then through the valley of Roses where an annual festival is held in the month of May to celebrate the pink roses. We continue to Ouarzazate. After that to Ait benhaddou where we will stop for lunch. After exploring the fortified kasbahs, UNESCO world Heritage site and the birthplace of many Hollywood movies such as the Gladiator, lawrance of Arabia and others, we drive to Marrakech through Tizi N tichka pass.
FLEXIBILITY NOTE :
Our tour schedule is not a rigid set of plans to be followed mechanically. We can customize the tour for you. Any component can be adjusted – Activities, distance, Hotels and destinations to meet your personal requirement and wishes. For further information about this Contact us on (E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org Phone Number: +212 670-414675)
OUR PRICES GUIDELINES :
The price depends mainly on :
• The kind of vehicle used for the tour
• English & French speaking drivers
• Number of travellers
• The number of professional guides accompanying the tour
• Pick up/drop off point
• The type of accommodation: we offer ranges of accommodation varying from mid-range, Riads to 5 star hotels
• Desert camp ( Bivouac) & Camel ride
INCLUDED IN THE TOUR :
• Private vehicle 4’4 car.
• English & French speaking drivers throughout the tour.
• Professional guide
• Time to discover the sites and snap some photos.
• Overnight in Erg chebbi desert
NOT INCLUDED IN THE TOUR :
• Lunch meals
• fees to enter monuments