PRIVATE MARRAKECH TO FES DESERT TOUR
OVERVIEW PRIVATE MARRAKECH TRIP TO FES
Book this private Marrakech to Fes tour via Merzouga. This private Marrakech trip to Fes will introduce you to the best Morocco has to offer for its visitors combining the two imperial cities of Marrakech and Fez. The way from Marrakech to Fes, you will visit the famous Kasbah Ait Ben Hadou and Dades Valley. Ride a camel on Erg Chebbi dunes while admiring a legendary sunset. Spectacular night at Merzouga desert camp with Bedouin nomads.
PRIVATE 3 DAY DESERT TOUR FROM MARRAKESH: ITINERARY
Day 1: Marrakech – Ouarzazate – Gorge Dades.
Private 3 day desert tour Marrakech to Fes via Erg Chebbi desert Camp, start in Marrakech from your hotel, and travel on the beautiful Tiz’n Tichka (2,260) with spectacular landscapes, Berber villages and ever-changing landscapes along the way. On the way visit the magnificent 12th century Kasbah of Ait Ben Haddou – UNESCO World Heritage Site.
We will have lunch at one of the restaurants at the foothills of the Kasbahs. After lunch we will drive to Ouarzazate with option to visit the Atlas Studios and Taourirt Kasbah there, and then we continue to Dades gorges through the vast palm-groves of Skoura and the rose valley stretching along the M’Goun river ( the rose of Damascena was brought to Morocco centuries ago by a berber merchant from Damascus, hence the name, they blossom between April and mid-May ). Taking a detour form the main road, we will drive up the valley of Dades to reach our hotel with a couple of stops to enjoy the beautiful views of the valley and a bizarre rock formation called “The monkey feet” . We will spend the night in our hotel in Dades.
Day 2: Gorges Dades to Erg Chebbi, Merzouga
After breakfast, your Private Marrakech to Fes tour via Sahara desert Merzouga.
Berber villages are scattered along the way, we’ll pass through Tinjdad, Jorf and
Erfoud in which we’ll feel the beginning of the Saharan oasis of Tafilalet, and then we
continue to Merzouga where your guide and camels will be waiting to carry you across high
sand dunes of Morocco Sahara Desert. Camel ride as the sun set across the sand dunes
to reach our nomad desert camp in Erg Chebbi. with drums music in the middle of the
Sahara desert Dinner and overnight under a nomad tent.
Day 3: Merzouga – Fes
After sunrise at Erg Chebbi dunes, you will have breakfast, Then drive north with 4WD passing green valleys and scenic mountains. On the way to the north, there is time for lunch in a small Berber village in Zaida. later continues your private Marrakech to Fes tour via Erg Chebbi desert Camp, by drive to Ifran and arrive at Fez in the late afternoon, drop in your hotel/riad.