Experience tours by locals: Unique Moroccan Vacation
Our Fes to Marrakech desert tour for 4 days will start early morning from your accommodation in Fes towards the Sahara desert of Merzouga. We will have stops along the way to enjoy the views and attractions. At the village of Midelt, we will have a tasty lunch before we drive through the Atlas Mountains Ziz Valley.
Day 01 FES IFRANE MIDELT ERFOUD MERZOUGA DUNES (ERG CHEBBI)
This 4-day Fes to Marrakech desert tour is one of the best Sahara trips to explore the south of Morocco. Our guide will pick you up from the Riad/Hotel will be at 8 Am. The trip to Erg Chebbi sand dunes will last 8 hours in which we will see the Atlas Mountains and some villages (Tafilalet, Erfoud, and Rissani). We will stop in some cities like Ifrane and Azrou to enjoy the view of the cedar woods and monkeys living there.
You driver will stop at one of the restaurants in Midelt for lunch, then we will keep going through the Ziz valley with a beautiful view of the palm trees until we arrive to Erg Chebbi where we will do camel trek to reach the desert camp to spend the night in a Berber tent.
Day 02 ERG CHEBBI RISSANI TODRA GORGES
After breakfast, the camel trek once again back to the meeting point to continue our Fes to Marrakech desert tour to another amazing Valley and Gorge. We leave the Sahara desert rises of Erg Chebbi, a rough terrain drive over the hamada (black Desert) to get to the Sahara town of Rissani. Subsequently, we head north to Erfoud that is known for the fossils; here we can stop to visit a fossil workshop before we proceed to the amazing Todra valley, known for rock climbing, where you can walk before we drive to the Hotel, Dinner, and overnight.
Day 03 TODRA GORGES DADES VALLEY SKOURA OUARZAZATE
Short drive to our next destination, however, the day is full of many attractions and activities that anyone can include on the 4-day trip starting from Fes to Marrakech desert tour. We start with a tasty traditional breakfast at the hotel, we start our trip along the way of Thousand Kasbahs, since there are colossal kasbahs on both sides of the street. Some of the aforementioned old strengthened houses are restored however sadly a considerable measure of them are vestiges. We pass through Dades valley and continue off-road to the rocky region, where numerous Berber villages and many nomads living in caverns, here we will have the opportunity to visit one of these families and investigate their daily life and their fundamental movement “Looking after groups of goats & chirp”. We will be astounded by the scenes of the brilliant roses valley before we achieve Skoura palm groves. 45km further, we achieve Ouarzazate for the night in a local hotel.
Day 04 OUARZAZATE AIT BENHADDOU HIGH ATLAS MARRAKECH
After breakfast, we will start our trip by visiting the cinema studios found in Ouarzazate which is regarded as Hollywood of Africa. Subsequently, we will visit the all-inclusive Heritage Site of Ait Benhaddou Kasbah as it has been named by Unesco in 1987. Ait Benhaddou is the World Heritage site that has been utilized as a setting for more than 20 movies incorporating “Gladiator” “Indiana Jones” and “Lawrence of Arabia”. Revel in a stroll to investigate the universal Moroccan style of construction modeling in which the Kasbahs are constructed. We proceed with our approach to Marrakesh through the High Atlas Mountains and Tizi n’Tichka pass. Stop for lunch up the center of the Atlas Mountains. We end our Fes to Marrakech desert tour for the 4 days at your riad or hotel in Marrakech