Fes desert tour : Drive from Fes to Marrakech on a private 4 days desert tour through Morocco Sahara desert. Enjoy camel trekking and desert camp sleep in Erg Chebbi dunes at Merzouga. Fes desert tour,
Spend a romantic night on the foot of the dunes of erg-chebbi,walk up the palm grove of the Todra valley. visit Ksar Ait Ben Haddou, the most impressive Ksar, and the most poetic of all the south of Morocco, the kasbah, Have a diner in the red city Marrakech…
Day Fès - Merzouga Berber Camp
After breakfast, we will depart from Fes to Merzouga through the Middle Atlas region passing through Ifrane, the ‘Switzerland’ of Morocco and the cedar forests of Azrou where we can stop to hand feed the monkeys.
We will continue to Midelt where we will have lunch. We will then follow the Ziz River through the valley and stop to see the Ziz Gorges before continuing to Merzouga for our sunset camel trekking and night in Berber camp with dinner included.
DAY : Desert Excursion ” Tour Around The Desert And Night in Berber Camp”
Today we will explore the desert region and the marvel that is the Erg Chebbi desert dunes. We will make a circuit of the desert dunes where you will have the opportunity to see the nomad’s way of life and the amazing changing contrasts of the of the desert. We will visit the ‘black village’ of Khamlia to see the Gnawa musicians.
We will have the chance to taste a traditional Berber pizza for lunch in the ancient capital of Rissani. We will then return In the afternoon to ride the camels to see the sunset over the dunes and spend the night including dinner in the desert camp and listen to traditional Berber music while watching the stars and the rising moon in the amazing desert dunes.
After breakfast in the bivouacs, we will go on a camel trek back to the hotel in Merzouga for a quick shower. We leave the Sahara desert dunes of Erg Chebbi via an off-road drive across the hamada (black Desert) to get to the Sahara town of Rissani with an optional visit to the animated local market. Afterwards, we drive to Erfoud that is known for its fossils. Here, we can stop to visit a fossil workshop before we continue to the impressive Todra canyons, known for rock climbing. Afterwards, we continue the journey along the road of a Thousand Kasbahs via Dades valley where there are enormous kasbahs on both sides of the road. Some of these kasbahs are old fortified houses that have been restored but unfortunately a lot of them are still ruins. We will pass the valley and go up to the mountainous area, where we will stop for dinner and night in a hotel.
DAY : DADES GORGE – ROSE VALLEY – OUARZAZATE – AIT BENHADDOU – HIGH ATLAS – MARRAKECH.
After breakfast, we will continue our day tour through the beautiful Valley of the Roses, passing Skoura before getting to Ouarzazate which is ’Hollywood of Morocco’ and movie Industry, you are free to choose to stop off for a visit to the movie studios where many films were filmed such as Gladiator and the Mummy.
On the way to Marrakech there we will visit Ait Benhaddou Kasbah, one of the most exotic and best preserved Kasbahs in the entire Atlas Region. The Kasbah now is under UNESCO protection and has magnificent views of the surrounding palmeries and beyond.
Upon arrival to Marrakech, we will drive you to your hotel or airport according to your flight details and your choice.
Included in this trips
Transportation in 4×4 vehicles with A/C.
Driver/Guide available every day of the trip.( English Speaking)
Accommodation on half board (dinner and breakfast) in hotels.
Camel ride in the desert and overnight in tent
Tent in an Oasis with the Berbers.