3 Days desert tour from Marrakech to Fes
Discover authentic Morocco and contemplate the infinite spaces of the Sahara Desert during a 3-day safari from Marrakech. Sleep under the stars in a desert camp. Travel through the valleys of Dades, see the fortified village of Ait Benhaddou, and much more.
Day 1: MARRAKECH – TIZI -N-TICHKA – AIT BENHADDOU – OUARZAZATE – DADES GORGES
Your driver on the 1st day of Marrakech desert tours 3 days, will pick you up at 08:00 am, and your Morocco Private desert tours, will truly begin from Marrakech to the Dades Gorges across the Tizi-n-Tichka Atlas pass. Here you will admire far-reaching views across the mountains and the traditional High Atlas Berber villages. We will go with your own pace stopping as you wish to take memorable pictures. Then you continue to visit the UNESCO World Heritage site and have lunch at one of the restaurants at the foothills of the Kasbahs. We will then continue to Dades gorges through what’s called the road of one thousand Kasbahs reaching Skoura and rose valley. We will stop in kellaa M’gouna if you wish to by some rose water products and see local rose cooperatives before heading to Dades gorge to spend the night in a traditional Kasbah.
Day 2: DADES GORGES – TENGHIR – TODRA GORGES – TINJDAD – ERFOUD – MERZOUGA
Following the breakfast, we will drive from Dades gorges to Erg chebbi Sahara desert at Merzouga. Our first stop will be in Todra Gorges, Tinghir. You will have enough time to see the canyon. As we pass by Tinjdad, Jorf and Erfoud, you’ll feel the beginning of the Saharan oasis of Tafilalet, and then we continue to Merzouga. After a short tea break at your hotel, you will take some necessary luggage with you for the night in desert and leave the other luggage in the hotel. Then we will ride camels crossing the Erg Chebbi sand dunes. It will be a great opportunity to take lovely pictures of the sunset. As soon as you reach your bivouac, you will leave the camels and walk to the highest sand dunes for sand-boarding and to watch the sunset. We will spend the night in a Berber nomad tents. Drums and music will be played in the middle of the Sahara. Arrical to Fes will end our Morocco Private desert tours 3 days.
Day 3: MERZOUGA – ERFOUD – ZIZ VALLEY – MIDELT – AZROU – IFRANE – FES
Today you will have to wake up early morning to enjoy the sunrise on the top of the dunes before riding camel back to your hotel. This will probably the most beautiful moments in your travelling experience. At the hotel you will take a shower and have breakfast. Then, you will depart to Errachidia via Erfoud, Aoufous and the Ziz valley stopping for a panoramic view of the oasis of Aoufous in the Tafilalte region. We Continue to Midelt across the pass of Tizi N’talghamt. After lunch break, you will head to Fes (an imperial city) via the Cedar forest of Azrou in the mountain of the middle Atlas with a great possibility to see the Barbary apes (monkies). You will stop in Ifrane (the Switzerland of Morocco) before arriving to Fes. Drop off in Fes at your riad.
- Enjoy the beautiful landscapes between Marrakech and Zagora
- Drive through Tizi n Tichka Pass of the High Atlas Mountains
- Visit the UNESCO world heritage site of Ait Ben Haddou
- Visit Taourirt Kasbah and Film Studios
- Drive through the Draa Valley, past palm trees, Kasbahs and desert oases
- Camel ride in zagora & a wonderful sunset
- musical play with the nomads
Services included in price
· All vehicle transfers in 4WD or minivan with fuel
· Experienced English-speaking driver (guide)
· En suite rooms with A/C heater
· Professional Camel Guide & Camels, sand boarding
· breakfast and dinner
· Consultation on every aspect of preparation
· Option To Visit To nomad or berber famillies
· Overnight in nomad desert camp
Services not included in price:
· Personal and Alcoholic beverages (stop included to purchase them)
· Discretionarytips and gratuity
For more details about the reservation, please contact us.