Day 1: Fes, Middle Atlas mountains, arfoud, Ziz valley and Merzouga
Your journey starts with a prompt 7am pickup from your riad or hotel by one of our multilingual drivers. As you journey into the Middle Atlas mountains, your first stop will be in the Swiss inspired ski chalet town of Ifrane, also known as Swiss Morocco, built by the French in the 1930's. Stop number two will be the peaceful Berber town of Azrou and continue into the cedar forests to see the friendly barbary apes in their natural habitat. Next, it's on to crossing the Atlas mountains, winding up and down through quickly changing terrain and vegetation, where you will eventually arrive at the town of Rissani, known as the edge of the Sahara. Continuing south, you will soon be amazed at seeing the start of the Erg Chebbi sand dunes, which can go up to 50 meters in height, and stretch eastwards towards the Algerian Sahara border. Upon arrival to Merzouga, prepare to enjoy a 90 minute sunset camel trek through the shifting dunes, to a traditional Berber desert camp. Here, you will spend an unforgettable night eating dinner, listening to music, drinking tea around a fire, and gazing at the stars.
Day 2: Merzouga / Khamlia /Rissani / Todra Gorges /Dades Gorge / Ouarzazat
The next morning of Fez to Marrakech 3 day desert tour, at the morning after breakfast in the Auberge, The we will get back to our luxurious Auberge for a Berber breakfast , to have a shower and get some rest . Afterwards, we will visit the Berber village of "Khamlia" and move-on on our Fes to Marrakech 3 Days Desert Tour to the fabulous Todra Gorges, where you will have traditional local lunch. We will hit the road afterthat to Ourzazate City via Skoura , having many stops on our way and enjoying the magnificent landscpe . We will get to Ourzazate in the late evening where we can have our tempting meal for dinner and spend the night in calm place.
Day 3: Ourzazat to Marrakech
The next morning, Depart after breakfast to the famous Kasbah Ait Ben Haddou, where many movies were filmed, like the Gladiator and Lawrence of Arabia. It has been a UNESCO World Heritage site since 1980. Then we continue to Marrakech via the Tizi N'Tichka Pass in the High Atlas Mountains. Conclude the journey with lunch once we reach Marrakech in the afternoon.
What is included in the trip :
- Comfortable vehicle, good driver/guide during entire trip
- 2 meals: dinner and breakfast
- 1 Night at Hotel
- 1 Night in a nomad tent camp
- Dune camel trekking tour at sunset
- Note : If the itineraries that we offer are not what you're looking for, please contact us and state your requirements.
What is not included:
The prices are dependent upon the accommodations