7-Day Fes to Merzouga Desert Tour
Day 1: Fes –Ifrane-Azrou-Midelt
Pick up from your Fes accommodation at 8 am by your driver/guide,take way via Merzouga,passing through Ifrane to arrive to the cedar forests of Azrou where the wild monkeys are located. It will be good opportunity to take photos of wilderness in Morocco.take some break for lunch in one small Berbere village of Zaida,we continued our road to the Atlas Mountains to the southern Morocco’s enjoying the landscapes of Midelt ,overnight night in hotel.
Day 2: Midelt – Erdoud – Rissani – Merzouga desert
Enjoy breakfast before starting trip to Sahara. Merzouga will be next destination, you travel through the beautiful gorges of the Ziz to wonder geological structures , arrival to Errachidia a main city in south east of Morocco, continue to Rissani via Ziz valley and arrive in Merzouga where your camel guide will be waiting to carry you across high sand dunes of Morocco Erg Chebbi dunes, the Camel ride for 2 hours across the high dunes after watching the stunning sunset from the top of the dunes. Your overnight stay is at the foot of the dunes in a Berber tent where you will have dinner and listen to Berber party tam tam music.
Day 3: Merzouga – Todra Gorge – Dades Gorge
Early morning departure to be at the sunrise on the dunes, return by dromedaries to the inn, after breakfast, start to the huge palm grove of Tafilalet through Rissani. Visit the old public souk in Rissani for animals. Way towards Todra Gorge we stop for lunch and picture, we walk little bit in the gorges, and continued via Dades Gorge, cross the way of the gorge, take picture of mountains of monkeys foots,overnight to the hotel.
Day 4: Gorges dades- Kelaa Magouna – Ouarzazat-Ait Ben Hadhadou
Morning at 9am cross via Valley of Roses and the Dades valley, Skoura oisis with it’s authentic 17 century kasbah, the valley of a thousand Kasbahs where cross 50km off-road on Valley tracks. Ait Youl Kasbah .then arrived to the Ouarzazate city, knows about movies studios and kasbah of Tawrirt. continued to the famous Kasbah of Ait Benhadou is the UNESCO site classified since 1987 where few families are still living in Ait Ben Haddou. We stay overnight in the hotel.
Day 5: Ait ben Hadou – Tizi n Tichka -Marrakesh
After breakfast, we will visit the kasbah Ait benhadou wish is known by (record in the world heritage), where several American movies have been filmed as “The Gladiator,” “Asterix and Obelix,” after that we will take a side road to the Telouet Kasbah, which now stands in ruins after the last Pasha left following the departure of the French. Crossing the mountainous chain of the High Atlas through the Tizi-n-Tichka, the highest narrow path in the country. Arrival in Marrakech.
Day 6: Marrakesh-Casablanca-Rabat
After breakfast, 9am take road via Casablanca city visit of the city’s highlights, Mohamed V Square, United Nations Square, and lastly an external visit to the mosque Hassan II. Built on the seashore, its minaret is 200m high, making it the world’s tallest religious building. Stop fur lunch, after that continued via Rabat, visit the administrative capital and seat of government, its monuments was known by the kasbah of alwadaya, a historical spot near the ocean, then the tower of Hassan 2 which was intended to be the largest minaret in the world, along with the mosque the modern Mausoleum of Mohammed V, all together forms an important historical and tourist complex in Rabat. Dinner and overnight in the hotel.
Day 7: Rabat – Meknes – Fez
Morning at 9am, we continue trip to Meknes with stop a long the way to visit Volubilis and discover its Roman ruins arrival to the city of Moulay ismail. Visit the Mausoleum of Moulay Ismail, numerous edifices, gardens, monumental gates like Bab El-Mansour mosques and great walls.We continue to Fes where we stay for dinner and night in the hotel.
What’s included in this Desert Tours From Marrakech:
- Tour in 4×4 vehicle/Minibus with A/C
- Hotel/riad overnight stays (breakfast & dinner included)
- Camel Trekking & Night in Desert
- Camel Per person
- Turban each for the Camel trip in Desert
- Sandboarding in The Dunes
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