5 days desert tour from Fes to Marrakech about discovering the Berber Culture, enjoying the scenery of the Atlas Mountains, Camel right and spend the night in Sahara desert dunes, Great views will make you wonder at its beauty. Drive through the valley of Thousand Kasbah and the High Atlas Mountains to get to Marrakech.
5 days 4 nights
English, French, Spanich
Fes to Marrakech desert tour in 5 Days. After your breakfast our driver/guide will meet you wherever you are staying in Fes, to start your desert trip by driving south along the Atlas-Mountains, palm gloves, valleys and Berber villages. First stop at the Switzerland -Ifran City- as it is usually snowing in winter season, you will not regret to have a short walking. Next stop at Azrou, particularly at the cedar forests that are famous for the Barbary Apes so as to feed them. Jump into your car and lets enjoy the amazing scenery of the Atlas Mountains till we get to Medilt City where we will have lunch. After lunch, we will drive through the Tizi-Ntalghamt Pass to get the panoramic valley- Ziz- for picture or restroom. To spend the night we will drive to -Merzouga- stay in a hotel close to Sand Dunes.
Commence the trip in the morning, but today we are not leaving Merzouga. We’ll rather visit the area along with the “Gnaoua” village -Khamlia-. Meet Gnaoua people that are known for their unique type of music where drums are an essential tool they are using. Discover the magic of Morocco by visiting and Nomad family, join them for a glass of tea and find out about their lifestyle. Our lunch today is very unique, you will try Berber Pizza. Experience climbing in the top of the camels to ride over Erg Chebbi Sand Dunes. Observing may the sunset and getting ready to spend a Sahara night in the camp. Drums around the fire while enjoying the million starts and amazing sky view.
When the sun is rising at the top high dunes, it creates a magical scenery worth to wake up earlier to observe it. After breakfast you’ll peacefully camel-trek back to Merzouga appreciating the unique beauty of the spectacular Erg Chebbi dunes – changing with the light as the day progresses. Meet your driver to leave for Risaani a local market or souk where you will see how the local are selling their products then continue to Todra Gorges. They are spectacular limestone river canyons to discover and appreciate its beauty. To spend the night we will drive to Dadès Valley.
After breakfast in your hotel we will start our day to visit the Dades gorges for a picture then change to off-road to reach Boutghrare where to visit a family who are living in caves we may have a glass of tea with them and know how their life is looks like. Afterward, we will keep our driving till we reach to rose Valley situated at Kelaat M’gouna in which the pure cosmetic products such as the rosewater are produced from the roses. To spend the night we will process to Ouarzazat, which stand by the atlas studio movie where a lot of movies shoots such as Gladiator, Lawrence of Arabia and more. Afterward we will drive to your hotel where to spend the night
the Last day of our desert trip Begin with the famous Ait Ben Haddou kasbah, the largest Kasbah in Morocco. After touring this UNESCO World Heritage site, our journey will continue through the majestic Tizi n Tichka pass, reaching an altitude of 2260m, over the High Atlas Mountains. We will stop to enjoy the impressive views and visit the Argan oil cooperative if you are interesting in that. We will arrive in Marrakech where your driver guide will drop you wherever you want in safe hand as an ending of our 5 days desert tour from Fes to Marrakech