Fes Desert Marrakech 4 Days Tour idea trip to visit Merzouga desert, where you can relax and have a cup of tea while you enjoy the spiritual Gnawa music.
Fes Marrakech 4 Day
DAY 1 Fes – Ifrane – Midelt – Ziz valley – Erfoud – Merzouga:
Fes Marrakech 4 Day, Pick up at your Hotel or Riad in Fes , you will drive towards the desert passing through the mountains we’ll visit the town Ifrane (the moroccan Switzerland), a charming ski station and after crossing the pass and cedar forests in Azrou in the Middle Atlas, stopping to see the monkeys that live in these places.You will reach Midelt where you will have your lunch.
In the afternoon ,you continue your journey towards Erfoud via Errachidia and the Ziz Valley with a nice veiw of the palm trees. You will continue to the sand dunes of Erg Chebbi, where you will stay in a hotel Riad located at the foot of the dunes.Dinner and night in a hotel in Merzouga.
DAY 2 Merzouga – Erg Chebbi – Merzouga :
Today you will travel around 90 km by road, surrounding the Erg Chebbi, extension of sand desert where is the highest dunes in Morocco, more than 220 meters of altitude, connecting per track with part of the route followed by the old Rally Paris-Dakar and with the mountains bordering Algeria. Stop at the oasis of Tissardmin where you will visit a fossilized natural mountain and you will continue towards a nomadic settlement, have tea and spend some time with them. You will make a stop to admire a spectacular view of the Erg Chebbi as a whole.
In a short time you will arrive to Khamlia village. A village composed of native people of Mali and Sudan, where you will relax and have a cup of tea while you’re enjoying the group of Gnawa music.Then return to the village to have lunch at a local restaurant .Then you will depart on the camel trek for an hour that will take you to the camp that is located beneath a large sand dunes you’ll have the chance to watch the sunset,dinner,Berber music drums and Night in a Berber camp.
DAY 3 Merzouga – Gorges of Todra – Valley of the Roses – the Dades Gorges:
You will wake up early to see the beautiful sunrise over the dunes and take your camels back to your hotel.Shower and breakfast before leaving to Rissani and visit of its market and depart direction to Erfoud the famous town of fossilized marble rocks and dates market ,before continuing toward the palm groves of Touroug and Tinjdad.In a short time ,you will arrive at The Gorges of Todra. The Todra River has formed a gorge with vertical walls of enormous proportions and of great beauty it is a paradise for climbers and a unique place.
Lunch at the site and walk for half an hour. In the afternoon you will head towards the Dades gorge passing through the village of Boumalne Dades.Dinner and overnight at a hotel in Dades.
DAY 4 : Dades Gorges – Ouarzazate – Ait Ben Haddou – Marrakech:
After breakfast, back to the Dades Valley to start our way to the Valley of roses and the palm grove of Skoura and then reach to Ouarzazate where you’ll visit the kasbah of Taourirt and the film studios,we’ll continue to Aït Ben haddou where you will visit the old town and the kasbah (classified a UNESCO world heritage site).
In the afternoon, you will continue your trip toward Marrakech through the pass of Tizi N’ Tichka (2260m) we’ll make several stops to enjoy spectacular veiws of the High atlas mountains and the berber villages who’re living in the area .
Arrival to Marrakech then drop off you at your hotel Riad and
End of the trip: Fes Marrakech 4 Day.
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- Private tour in 4×4 vehicle/Minibus with A/C
- English speaking Driver/guide
- Hotel riad overnight stays (breakfast & dinner included)
- Camel Trekking & Night in Desert
- Camel Per person
- Turban each for the Camel trip in Desert
Not included :