6 Days Desert Tour From Fes To Marrakech
Are you looking forward to visiting Morocco’s deep south? If that’s the case, you’ve come to the correct place. This 6 days desert tour from Fes to Marrakech is intended to open extraordinary doors to once-in-a-lifetime experiences. You will be exposed to some of the top features that Morocco has to offer from beginning to end. From the cedar forests of the Middle Atlas Mountains to the snowcapped High Atlas Mountains, the palm-dotted Ziz Valley, and the Sahara Desert of Erg Chebbi with its glamping camping and spectacular camel ride. The canyons, the Kasbahs, and the enigmatic Marrakech are all part of a single memory.
HIGHLIGHTS OF THE 6 DAYS DESERT TOUR FROM FES TO MARRAKECH:
- Stop at Azrou cedar forest and see Barbary Apes
- Panoramic aspects of Erg Chebbi dunes
- Experience Camel ride in Merzouga Sahara
- Watch Sunset over the sand dunes
- Do Sand Boarding activity
- Hearty dinner and party around the campfire (Berber Drums)
- Overnight Camping at Merzouga Desert Camp
- Merzouga explore tour & a visit to a nomad family
- Visit Atlas Studio & Taourirt Kasbah in Ouarzazate
- Visit the UNESCO world heritage of Ait Ben Haddou Kasbah
- Spectacular views of the Atlas Mountains landscapes
Day 1: Fes Sightseeing With A Local Guide
This 6 days desert tour from Fes to Marrakech, starts from Fes we’ll pick you up from your hotel/riad for a pleasant Fes Sightseeing guided tour in an air-conditioned vehicle and local bilingual guide.
In the first place, our fez tour will include: the Andalusia mosque which was built at the end of the 9th century, and tanners’ quarters where leather produced is made, using only natural colors. El-Attarine Madrasa which was built in 1325, is the largest religious Quarraouine Mosque in the heart of the medina.
In addition, Azouia Moulay Idriss is open to non-Muslims, Nejjarine Museum, Royal Palace, and Bab Boujloud gate. we’ll not complete our tour until we see the most important monuments. In the end, we’ll drop you off back at your hotel/riad in Fez for (Night/dinner).
Day 2: Fes – Azrou – Midelt
The next morning, after breakfast, we’ll leave Fes to Midelt. Of course, we’ll pass through Ifrane, a resort in a complete Moroccan style built in the 1930s by the French. Then, we’ll visit cedar forests in Azrou to enjoy watching the monkeys.
Most of our day from Fes to Midelt will be through the attractive forests, springs, Berber villages… At the end of our travel, we’ll reach Midelt and check the hotel/riad for (dinner/overnight).
Day 3: Midelt – Erfoud – Sahara Desert
After breakfast, we’ll continue our 6 days desert tour from Fes to Marrakech and Erg Chebbi dunes leaving from Midelt to the Merzouga desert. On our travel, we’ll make many stops to capture photos, enjoy the cool air, and panoramic views, and see a large oasis of palm trees.
We’ll reach Merzouga and check the hotel/riad for (dinner/overnight).
Day 4: Sahara Desert Explore Tour – Camel Trekking
On the next day, we’ll leave to visit KHAMLIA village and enjoy listening to Gnawa music. Then, We’ll visit deserted mines, Berber nomads, an oasis of palm trees…
Back to Merzouga for lunch and relaxation. In the evening, we’ll take an adventure in the sand dunes by camels trek. The night will be at an equipped camp with drums and music. This Morocco Sahara desert trip is a great opportunity to take pictures of the sunset and sunrise.
At this time, we will explore the secrets of the Sahara and its unlimited horizons Night in (nomad Berber tents).
Day 5: Merzouga – Todgha Gorge – Dades Gorges
Get up early, take a walk over the sand dunes to watch the sunrise take the camel back to the hotel for a shower, breakfast, and relax.
Then, we take the road towards the gorges. Stopping to go to Rissani to discover: the monument historic of Sijilmassa the massive center of desert trade, the Kasbahs (village fortify). Then, we continue passing through Ziz valley and gorges, we are going to have a brief walk in Todra gorge to enjoy the beauty of rivers and mountains.
Finally, we’ll reach Dades Valley, have dinner, and overnight in a riad or traditional Hotel.
Day 6: Dades Valley – Ouarzazate – Ait Ben Haddou – High Atlas – Marrakech
After breakfast, we’ll head toward Ouarzazate through the Rose Valley to get to the Kasbah of Taourirt and also the Atlas Studios movie studio.
From here, we head to the Fint Oasis, near Ouarzazate. Then, take the Tizi-n-Tichka road stopping for lunch, Then, reach Marrakech in the late afternoon, where our 6 days desert tour from Fes to Marrakech ends. Thanks for your beautiful visit.