5 days 4 nights
The 5 Days Tour from Fes to Marrakech is one of the best desert tours for your holidays in Morocco. It invites you to explore the desert landscapes of Morocco, to spend a night in a Berber camp in the heart of the Sahara, to trek camels, and to discover the kasbahs of Ait Ben Haddou, and to taste fresh Berber dishes and more …
Desert Trips from Fez aims to capture the highlights of Morocco which contain various natural landscapes. it includes many things to see and witness; urban treasures, delicious food, exotic local customs, and several traditional markets that will knock your socks off.
The circuit includes the following locations: Ifran, Azrou, Midelt, Merzouga, Dades Valley, Ait Benhaddou, Dades Georges, & Tizi N’tichka sneaky road.
Traveling in Morocco is a wonderful experience that you will enjoy.
5 Days Tour from Fes to Marrakech starts in Fes early in the morning. Our driver will meet you near your hotel and you drive together towards Merzouga.
The first best attraction to visit is Ifrane. It is a clean city called "Switzerland of Morocco". Then you go to the cedar forest of Azrou to see and feed the barbarian monkeys. It will be a good opportunity to take some pictures with wild monkeys.
Your lunch will be in Midelt, the city of apples and minerals. After that, you continue your tour to Ziz Valley where you will stop to take photos. You go to Erfoud and you visit the old market of dates and fossils.
Later in the evening, you arrive to the village of Merzouga. The driver will check for your hotel and you spend a peaceful night with Berbers.
On the second day, you start your exploration after breakfast. You will tour the dunes of Erg Chebbi and you will visit Khamlia; a humble village of Erg Chebbi populated by blacks who came from the sub Sahara at the time of slavery. There, get ready to admire the majesty of the place; nice people; and beautiful music. You dance and sing before leaving for Rissani. If you travel to Morocco you must see Khamlia.
In Rissani you will visit the small oasis town which is located near the northwestern edge of the Sahara Desert. The city is known for its large traditional market. There you will find jewelry, souvenirs, gifts, spices, and crafts. In addition, you will have a traditional Moroccan pizza, called "Medfouna".
Later, you return to the hotel in Merzouga and get ready for a camel trip to the heart of the desert. You trek camels with your guide for about one hour to reach your camps. On the way, you will see the amazing sunset of the desert.
When you arrive at your camp, you will be greeted with mint tea by the Berbers. After dinner, the party will begin and you can dance or sing following the rhythm of Berber music.
Day 3 is just another amazing day of your 5 Days tour from Fes to Marrakech where you will visit another interesting attractions.
Today, you will wake up early in the morning to watch the sunrise. After that, you will enjoy your breakfast in the camp and get ready to ride camels again. You meet your driver at the village of Merzouga and you start you drive to Ouarzazate.
Along the way, you will visit the irrigation canal at Jorf before you continue to the Todra Gorge where you will stop to visit the Big Gorges kissing the sky.
Later, you cross the Valley of Roses where you will stop to visit the women's cooperatives. You will find all kinds of rose products and organic food there. Overnight at your hotel in the Dades Valley.
After breakfast, you will explore the surroundings of Boumaln Dades. This will be the opportunity to see how the Berbers live and discover another dimension of life that you never imagined. Next, you go to the valley of roses where you can discover the amazing landscapes and scenery.
later you continue your visit to Skoura where you will see Kasbah Amridil, originally built in the 17th century. It is considered one of the most emblematic living museums in Morocco. It has stood the test of time which makes it the perfect setting for a glimpse into the ancient traditions.
Finally, you drive to Ouarzazate where you will spend your night.
On the last day, you travel to Marrakech via Ait Benhaddou. However, before that, you will visit the surroundings of Ouarzazate. You start by Kasbah Taourirte and the film studio.
The film studio has served as the background for many popular films so named The Hollywood of Africa. Some of the movies recorded there include Lawrence of Arabia, Game of Thrones, the Prince of Persia, Star Wars….
After visiting the Studio, you head to Ait Ben Hadou where you will visit the Ksar of Ait Ben Haddou, a UNESCO World Heritage Site. The area is popular for filming and has gained worldwide popularity among producers and filmmakers for its unique architecture that reflects the style of fantasy buildings.
Later, you go to Marrakech through Tizi N'Tichka where you hike and take pictures of the High Atlas mountains. It's a sneaky road that will amaze you.
Once you arrive in Marrakech, the driver will drop you off at your hotel, and here your 5 Days Tour from Fes to Marrakech comes to the end.
While we think this itinerary is the best, we are open for change. Therefore, if you need to customize this tour, please contact us.