Leaving from Fes to Merzouga and Marrakech. This 4 days desert tour departs daily from Fes and is our most popular desert tour. This tour has been designed for the traveller eager to explore deep into the Morocco Sahara Desert and who don’t mind driving long hours. You will have an amazing time touring the Desert and Merzouga, you will definitely not feel a drop of boredom. The landscape changes dramatically. Beginning with the fertile Haouz planes of Marrakech and the high Atlas Mountains, to oases and valleys, then to the rocky plateaus and the unbelievable Erg Chebbi sand dunes. Just make sure you bring your camera because you’ll see sites you’ve never seen before; sites you simply couldn’t imagine in your wildest dreams!
Meeting you at the Riad Hotel in Fes, then start the trip. During the first day, you will have wonderful stops in different cities and landscapes like Ifrane, the Swiss mountain village; and, if you adore forests and monkeys, it is high time to have a stop at the cedar forests of Azrou. The journey continues to the south through the Atlas Mountains across the famous tunnel “Zeabel”, and via Ziz Valley full of palm trees and precipice-. Your trip will take you to discover the desert Sahara deeper in the south where you will have the night stop at a Kasbah Hotel and have a chance to see the sand dunes of Erg Chebbi.
In the second day, you will enjoy the wonders of the south of Morocco starting by the Moroccan largest sand dunes the Erg Chebbi, then enjoy the nostalgic and panoramic scene of black volcanic rock on the plains, the bright blue sky in the open, the green palm trees, white salt beds, mirages of water, and the golden shifting dunes. You will be given the chance to visit the weekly market in Rissani village – where Nomads come to sell and buy, you will then pass to the lake in Merzouga to see the flamingos. Lunch then will be with a local family and friends before moving to your camel trek into the beautiful and unique Erg Chebbi dunes. Your night will be special as you will stay in a bivouac (camp) and enjoy a delicious Moroccan dinner then overnight in Nomad Tent (Bivouac Camp).
In the third day, you will wake up on the scene of sunrise in the open desert and enjoy breakfast. Bivouac trekkers will return by camels. And then, Your trip will continue to Todgha Gorges in Tinghir city. You will travel in a 4×4 car through some of Morocco’s wildest terrain to arrive at Dadès valley, then you will trek into the fabulous Gorges and then to the Moroccan Holly Wood city ‘Ouarzazat’ where you will spend the night and enjoy this beautiful city.
In the fourth day, your trip will take you to discover one of UNESCO’s world heritage sites ‘ Ait Ben Hddou’ a fortified old Kasbah with a unique architecture that has tempted famous film produces to take it as a backdrop for their movies including Lawrence of Arabia, gladiator and many others. Then, Your journey will take you to Marrakesh discovering Tizi N’ Tichka Pass and enjoying the superb scenes of the High Atlas Mountains and the Berber villages.