5 Days Tour from Marrakech to Fes via Merzouga Desert
Day 1: Marrakech – High Atlas – Ait Ben Haddou – Ouarzazate
In this day, we will meet you at your hotel, after that we will take you through the Atlas Mountains. During winter, you can enjoy the beautiful views of the snow on the top of the mountains. After passing these mountains, we will make it to a world heritage site called ait ben hadou where so many movies were filmed such as Lawrence of Arabia, Gladiator, The Mummy. After that, we will make it to another cinematic site which is ouarzazate. The latter is famous by its studios that attract directors from all over the world. At this beautiful city, we will spend the night and have diner.
Day 2: Ouarzazate – Dades Gorges:
Once we finish the breakfast, you will have the chance to visit the place where movies were filmed. After that, we will head to Kasbah of taourirt which is recognized as world heritage site. After that, we will continue our road through so many kasbahs along the way to skoura. Once we pass skoura, we will make it to dades valley and you will enjoy taking pictures to all the panoramic views you will encounter. In this beautiful valley, we will hikle and then have dinner and rest for th night.
Day 3: Dades Gorges – Todra Gorges – Erfoud – Merzouga
What is special about this day is that we will head to merzouga through so many vilages. First, we will pass through todra gorges and you will the chance to enjoy the tall walls of the gorges. Then, we will go through the city of tinghir which you will definitely love for its nature ad houses. After that, we will hit the road to merzouga and once we get there, we will camel trek to our camp where we will make tents and have dinner and spend the rest of the night.
Day 4: Merzouga – Tour in the Dunes – Khamlia – Desert:
In this day, you will experience the pleasure of watching the sunrise at an early morning. However, once the time elapses, we will pay a visit to one of the families that live in the middle of the desert and see how they live and experience their life style. With this family, you will see how berber pizza is made and you will have the chance to try it with tea. Once lunch is taken, you will have a nap in order to regain the energy to continue tripping. After that, we will hit the road to the village of khamlia where we will meet people who live there and see their life style. After that, we will hit the road again to our tent where we will have the rest of the night.
Day 5: Desert – Ziz Valley – Cedar forest – Fes
The early morning will be devoted to camel trekking to the hotel and have a shower to prepare you to the next destination. We will hit the road to errachidia and then passing through the beautiful ziz valley. After passing through many villages, we will make it to the city of beauty ifrane where you can visit the forest and take pictures to the monkeys. After that, we will make to the city of fes where our tour will end.
Feel free to contact us about any questions you have or if you need any modifications on the itinerary
What is included
- Transportation in Comfortable vehicle with air conditioning
- Accommodation dinner Breakfast
- Night in Desert; breakfast, and dinner (Only in Desert Tours)
- Camels Excursion; each person with it own camel (Only in Desert Tours)
- English/ Spanish speaking driver/guide.