5 DAYS FES MARRAKECH DESERT, SAHARA AND ATLAS MOUNTAINS TOUR.
DESERT TOUR FES TO MARRAKECH, MOROCCO TOURS MARRAKECH DESERT TOUR
Description of Tour include Fes Marrakech Desert:
- Experience Anti Atlas Mountains + Ifrane stop (Moroccan Swizerland)
- Pass by Berber villages and cedar forest to see monkeys.
- Private tour + experience panoramic mountain pass, crossing the High Atlas Mountains via Tizi N’Tichka pass, 2260m altitude.
- Visit of the kasbah Ait Ben Haddou (World Heritage site of Unesco since 1987)
- Visit Atlas studio in Ouarzazate city.
- Night in Dades valley + walk in Todra gorges.
- Experience camel trek in Merzouga Erg Chebbi and watch the beautiful sunrise and sunset.
- Magical night, around fire at the camp after a traditional dinner and berber drums music.
The itinerary of 5 Days desert tour from Fes to Marrakech:
Day 1: Fes Ifrane Midelt Erfoud Merzouga Dunes:
After breakfast we will depart to Merzouga desert through the Middle Atlas mountains. We will drive through Ifrane, the ‘Switzerland’ of Morocco and the cedar forests of Azrou. In Azrou we can stop to hand feed the monkeys. We will continue to the city Midelt where we will have lunch. We will then follow the Ziz River through the palm trees valley and stop to see the Ziz Gorges on our way to Merzouga. 5 days Fes Marrakech Desert.
Day 2: Tour around Erg Chebbi desert:
Today we will explore the desert region and the marvel that is the Erg Chebbi desert dunes. We are going to visit the Nomads who still live Nomadic lifestyle in the desert areas. Watching the amazing changing contrasts of the of the desert sand dunes. We will visit the ‘black village’ of Khamlia to see the Gnawa musicians. Traditional Berber pizza will be our lunch in the ancient capital of Rissani. In the afternoon we will ride the camels to see the sunset over the dunes and spend the night in the desert camp. We will have a traditional tagine dinner and drinking delicious mint tea. After dinner we listen to traditional berber music while watching the stars and the rising moon in the amazing Sahara desert.
Day 3: Erg Chebbi Rissani Todra Gorges :
After having breakfast and taking a shower, you ride the camels or car back to the hotel. We leave the Sahara desert dunes of Erg Chebbi, an off-road drive across the hamada (black Desert) to get to the Sahara town of Rissani, optional visit of the animated local market. Afterwards, we head north to Erfoud that is known for the fossils; here we can stop to visit a fossil workshop before we continue to the impressive Todra canyons, known for rock climbing, where you can hike before we check into to the hotel, Dinner and overnight
Day 4: Dades Valley Skoura Ouarzazate :
Breakfast at the hotel, we begin our journey along the road of 1000 Thousand Kasbahs, since there are enormous kasbahs on both sides of the road. Some of those old fortified houses are restored but unfortunately a lot of them are ruins. We pass through Dades valley and go up to the mountainous area through an off-road trail where many Berber villages and few nomads living in caves, here we will have the chance to visit one of this families and take a look at their daily life and their main activity Looking after herds of goats cheep . We will be impressed by the landscapes of the colorful rose valley before we reach Skoura palm grove. 45km further, we reach Ouarzazate for the dinner and overnight at the hotel.
Day 5: Ouarzazate Ait Benhaddou High Atlas Marrakech :
After breakfast we will visit Taourirt Kasbah before departing to Ait Benhaddou to visit the World Heritage Site. We will continue with a visit to the traditional High Atlas Berber village of Telouet and the Kasbah el Glaoui. We will have lunch in a local restaurant in Telouet before descending the Tizi-n-Tichka to Marrakech. the end of our 5 days Fes Marrakech desert.
Included in this 5 days Marrakech desert tour:
- Transportation service in 4×4 or minibus/vehicles with A.C + Fuel
- Driver guide English speaking.
- Accommodation with dinner and breakfast for 4 nights.
- Camel riding experience, Camel each.
- Water for camel trip
Not included in the price:
- Water and drinks during meals.
Note: If the itinerary of the 5 Days Fes Marrakech desert we provide does not match what you’re looking for, please Email us and we will prepare the trip to match your needs and requirements.