Private 3 days desert tour from Fes to Marrakech
Riding a camel in Erg Chebbi and sleeping in a desert camp surrounded by 200m high sand dunes is now possible on private 3days desert tour from fez to Marrakech, while still enjoying the comfort of an A/C deluxe minibus, and ensuite private rooms and tents ( upgrade version ) on half board. This is what our 3 days, 2 nights Private morocco desert tour from Fes to marrakech on is all about!
Day 1: Fez – Midelt – Merzouga
After brekfast, pickup from your location in Fez, head to the fertile plains of Sais to the cedar forests of the Middle Atlas
Stop for lunch in Midelt, then continue along the majestic Ziz River, where palms stand in fortified kasbahs
Drive to Erfoud through the oasis, continue to Merzouga, then you will meet your camel and follow your guide for camel ride in the dunes.
Don ‘ t miss the sun sets over the dunes of Merzouga desert
Overnight at a desert camp, to experience the nomad life
Dinner at the saharian s rythm.
Day 2: Merzouga – Tinghir – Dades
Wake up early to assist to the sunrise in the desert before breakfast, then visit of Rissani, known for its fossil, and Alawite dynasty in Morocco.
Head to tinghir and the route of 1000 kasbahs, exploring the ksours and oasis at the High Atlas. Take 1 hour to discover the Todgha River and admire this beautiful site and the canyons. Visit Berber villages with your guide and discover their traditional lifestyle
Lunch would be at this majestic Todgha Gorges
In the afternoon, drive to the Dades Valley, visit one of the oldest kasbah in the region and discover its history, then drop off to your guest house or hotel in Dades
Dinner and overnight.
Day 3: Dades – Kelaa Mgouna – Ouarzazate – Marrakech
After breakfast at your hotel, travel to the Rose Valley to Kelaa Mgouna, a famous rose plantation. Visit one of the rose growers’ cooperatives and discover how the workers mix distilled rose water to create rose scents.
Continue along the kasbahs to Ouarzazate, known as the « door of the Sahara » and for the movies big settings, then to Kasbah Ait ben Haddou the Unesco heritage, exploring this beautiful site with your guide and learn more about the history of the site
In the afternoon, take the Tizi-n-Tichka pass in the Atlas Mountains, where Berber villages have been living for centuries.
Arrive to Marrakech late afternoon
Pick-up from your hotel in Marrakech
Air-conditioned modern vehicle driven by an English-speaking guide driver
Overnight stay at Tinghir 4-star Hotel Bougafer
Private ensuite room with dinner and breakfast
Camel trekking in Erg Chebbi
Overnight at a nomads’ desert camp in Erg Chebbi
Private standard tent with dinner and breakfast
Drop off at your Fes hotel
Lunches on the way
The hotels located outside Fes 5-10kms, the extra charge of pick-up will be 25€
The road to cross through the atlas mountains is blocked in winter, the other alternative is going via Taroudant, with supplement of 10€ per person, it is mandatory.