4 days tour from Fes to Marrakech
Day 1: Fes – Ifrane – Azrou Cedar Forest – Midelt – Middle Atlas – Desert dunes.
Our driver will come to meet us after breakfast, and start our 4 days Fes Marrakech desert trip by driving towards the Middle Atlas. The first stop will be in the city of Ifrane “The Switzerland of Morocco”. we then continue towards the forest of Azrou where we will see the Berber apes. After some time, we will continue our day trip to the mountainous villages to have our lunch break.
After lunch, we will continue driving to approach the Valley of Ziz with its thousands of palm and olive trees. Upon arrival at Merzouga desert, we will be welcomed with a glass of mint tea in our Riad/Hotel while checking in. Dinner and overnight.
Day 2: Merzouga desert Private excursion
Including “Camel trekking – Night in luxury desert camp”
Our desert 4×4 excursion starts after breakfast. We will drive along the Erg Chebbi, a great extension of a sandy desert, where we can find the big dunes of Morocco at 250 meters altitude. We take the road of ‘Rally Dakar’ to Tissardmin oasis where we can find fossil quarries still present in the area. Our off-road trip continues to see a nomad settlement and learn their secrets and manners before we drive to the black people’s village of Khamlia.
At this village, we will visit one of their Gnawa music school and enjoy a dance time with mint tea. Afterward, we will continue to a Berber restaurant to have Berber Pizza for lunch.
Lunch, then drive into the hotel/riad to get ready for our Camel trekking experience to the top of the sand dunes where we will see the amazing sunset. We then return with camels to our luxury desert camp overnight under the tents. The camp is fully prepared with a private toilet and shower.
Day 3: Desert dunes – Erfoud – Tinjdad – Todra Gorge – Dades Gorge.
Since we are in the heart of the desert dunes, we can have the opportunity to see the sunrise in the earlier morning.
After we take breakfast in our Luxury Desert camp, we will depart towards Erfoud town “The fossil and date capital”. Upon arrival at this town, we will visit one of the fossil and marble workshops. Our journey continues via the Berber villages of Jorf and Tinjdad willing to approach the Valley of Todra and its Canyons of 300 M altitude.
We will take a walk under the Canyons and enjoy the panoramic views of the area. Afterward, we will drive towards the Valley of Dades where we can see the amazing “Monkey toes rocks”. After some time, we will continue to our Riad for checking in and overnight.
Day 4: Dades Gorge – Rose Valley – Ouarzazate – Ait Benhaddou – High Atlas – Marrakech.
Take breakfast, and get ready for our 3rd-day trip to Marrakech. Drive along the Valley of Dades and join the Valley of the Rose. Our next stop will be at Taourirt Kasbah in the heart of Ouarzazate to take some panoramic photos.
After a while, we will continue driving towards the Kasbah of Ait Benhaddou, one of the UNESCO heritage located in the foothills on the southern slopes. Here, our driver or guide will accompany us on a walking visit to this breathtaking Kasbah, walking in its alleys and stairs and rocks. After a while, we will return for lunch in one of the local restaurants.
Our trip will be continuing to Marrakech by crossing the High Atlas mountains of Tizi N Tichka willing to approach Marrakech. As soon as we arrive in Marrakech, we will accompany you to your accommodation where our desert trip comes to the end.
Fes to Marrakech Desert tour 4 days
Trip price includes:
The arrival pick up by your private tour driver.
Fluent English-speaking private driver.
Fluent English | Spanish | French | or Italian speaking tour guide “optional”.
Private 4×4 vehicle or Van with luxury interior and WiFi access.
2 nights in a Moroccan hotel | riad including “Dinner, Bed, Breakfast”.
Private desert excursion.
Camel trekking tour in the desert dunes to see the sunset.
1 night in a Luxury | Standard camp including “Dinner, Bed, Breakfast”.
Airport shuttle ” Only if your flight is the next day after the tour”.
Tour price excludes:
Drinks and midday meals
Entry ticket fees to any chargeable places
The Best Fes to Marrakech tour highlights
1st-day tour from Fes to Merzouga
- Drive along the Middle Atlas mountains
- Stop at Azrou Cedar forest
- Stop at the Valley of Ziz panoramic view
- Drive along the Valley of Ziz
- Overnight in Moroccan Riad in Merzouga desert
2nd-day Merzouga private excursion
- Drive in the desert dunes
- Stop at the panoramic views of the desert
- Visit a Nomad family in the desert
- Visit the Black people’s village of Khamlia
- Visit Gnawa music house
- Enjoy a Berber pizza meal for lunch
- Go on a guided Camel trek to see the sunset
- Sleep under Moroccan desert camp tents
3rd-day from Merzouga to Dades Gorge:
- Drive along the desert dunes fields
- Stop at one of the fossil workshops in Erfoud
- Stop at Todra Valley
- Visit Todra Gorge
- Visit Dades Gorge
- Sleep in a Moroccan riad in Dades Gorge or nearer