4D/3N Morocco Desert Tour from Fes to Marrakesh:
4 Days Fes To Marrakech Desert Tour:
Fes To Marrakech 3 nights desert tour with Erg Chebbi is the perfect itinerary to experience the Sahara, visit the Atlas Mountains, Kasbahs & gorges in a balanced pace. The tour offers the opportunity see the cedar forest, Berber villages, camel trek around the sunset and overnight in a tented camp. You may end the tour in Essaouira instead of Marrakesh or elsewhere on request.
4 Days Fes To Marrakech Desert Tour: Itinerary:
DAY 1: Fes - Ifrane - Midelt - Erfoud - Merzouga Dunes (Erg Chebbi)
Pick up from your Fes riad/Hotel at 8:00 a.m by your driver, departure to Merzouga where the sand see dunes of Erg Chebbi are located. An 8 hours journey that takes you across the Atlas Mountains to the southern Morocco's largest oasis; Tafilalet; composed of many villages, palmeries and 2 main Saharan towns, Erfoud and Rissani. We will make many stops along the road at the alpine town of Ifrane, Azrou cedar forest where are the monkeys, Midelt for lunch and Ziz valley at the panoramic and impressive views over the palm trees, the green valley in the middle of the Sahara. Then we'll head for the Erg Chebbi sand dunes. We continue deeper into the desert landscape, until the dunes appear in the middle of nowhere, Overnight Camel Trek in a Berber tented camp.
DAY 2: Erg Chebbi - Rissani - Todra Gorges
After having breakfast, camel trek back to the hotel at the dune line for a quick shower. 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 3: Todra Gorges - 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 4: Ouarzazate - Ait Benhaddou - High Atlas Mountains - Marrakech
After breakfast, we can enjoy a visit of cinema sets & studios located in Ouarzazate which is known as Hollywood of Africa. Afterwards we will visit the universal 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 used as a backdrop for more than 20 films including "Gladiator" "Indiana Jones" and "Lawrence of Arabia". Enjoy a walk to explore the traditional Moroccan style of architecture in which the Kasbahs are built. We continue our way to Marrakesh through the High Atlas Mountains and Tizi n'Tichka pass. Break for lunch in the middle of the Atlas Mountains. Drop off at your Marrakech Riad/Hotel.
4 Days Fes To Marrakech Desert Tour: What's Included?
Private A/C Vehicle, SUV or minibus for the selected tour + fuel
English speaking driver during the tour
Pick up from Fes hotel & Drop off at your Marrakech accommodation
Ensuite rooms with A/C in typical hotels, Kasbahs & Riads with dinner and breakfast (Vegetarians are welcome)
Camel Trek to overnight in nomad desert camp with camel driver (Private tents)
Free time to explore the sites such as Ait Benhaddou, kasbah, Walks, Canyons, Breaks for photos,..Etc
4 Days Fes To Marrakech Desert Tour: What's Makes Difference Between the 3 options?
Please keep in mind that 3 days and 2 nights option is the minimum for this tour. About 1200km distance between Fes & Marrakech.
The 4 & 5 Day Desert Tours from Fes to Marrakech are recommended simply because there are so many things to see an do besides camel trekking and a night in the Sahara desert camp, 3 day Fes to Marrakech tour option can NOT cover everything. Arriving early to Erg Chebbi, enjoying a swim, visiting the nomad families living in caves, wandering with a local guide in palmary or hiking in Dades valley or Todra gorges, spending more time on sites, stoping for a cup of tea with a Berber family...Etc
4 Days Fes To Marrakech Desert Tour: Why book with us?
- Save time and money! - Our prices are the lowest available
- Our Fes to Marrakech camel treks & desert tours are private guaranteed
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- Our prices are fixed, No hidden fees
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4 Days Fes To Marrakech Desert Tour: How To Book?
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