This 4 day desert tour, begins in Marrakech and ends in Fes with two nights in desert, one in a luxury desert camp and other with a nomad family in the heart of the Sahara, camel trek included. We will also visit Ait Ben Haddou, Todra and Dades gorges and Ouarzazate.
Marrakech — High Atlas Mountains — Ait Ben Haddou — Ouarzazate — Dades Gorges
Your driver guide will pick you up around 08:00 a.m. from your hotel or riad, and you will start your 4 day desert tour from Marrakech to Fes via the dunes of erg Chebbi across the Tizi-n-Tichka pass of the high Atlas Mountains, with far-reaching views across the berber villages and valleys, to the traditional adobe kasbahs.
Then we carry on to visit the UNESCO World Heritage site of Ait Ben Haddou and have lunch at the spot.
After lunch we will drive to Ouarzazate with option to visit the Atlas Studios and Taourirt Kasbah, then to Dades gorges through Skoura oasis and rose valley, we will spend the night in a traditional Moroccan kasbah hotel style.
Dades Gorges — Todra Gorges — Erfoud – Rissani — Merzouga — Erg Chebbi Dunes
After breakfast at the hotel, we drive from Dades gorges to Erg chebbi Sahara desert through small Berber villages, we’ll pass through Todra Valley and Todra Gorges where we will have a small walk to admire the beauty of the place.
Then to Tinjdad for lunch, drive to Jorf and Erfoud in which we’ll feel the beginning of the Sahara.
Once you arrive to Merzouga, a small offroad takes you to the edge of the golden dunes where camels are waiting for you, the luggage will be loaded in an 4×4 car and transported to the camp or be stored at a hotel by the edge of the dunes, an hour camel ride to enjoy a beautiful sunset over the sand dunes and play on the magestic saharan sand.
On your arrival to the camp, you will be greated with tea and sweet cookies. You will be shown to your private luxury tent.
After dinner under the stars, fire will be lit and a berber ambiance takes over with drumming and dance.
More camels, sand dunes, and more travel deep – Night by the nomads
We will wake up early in the morning to watch the sunrise and then we will have a delicious breakfast at the camp, free time to relax under the desert sun and surrounded by camels and sand.
When Camel ready we will ride to a hidden oasis in the middle of the dunes and lunch at the spot, time to climb the highest sand dunes and take some beautiful panoramic pictures, also you can enjoy sandbaording.
Then another trek to the nomad family living in the desert, meet the hosts and share tea and talk, check in your berber nomadic room, dinner by the family under the moroccan stars, overnight stay.
Merzouga — Erfoud — Errachidia — Midelt — Cedar Forest (monkeys) — Fes
An early morning wake up to watch the sunrise in the sahara desert, pack and camel ride back to the hotel in Merzouga for breakfast.
Back to the roads, you will head north towards Fez via the Middle Atlas Mountains. On the way, we will drive through Rissani, Erfoud, Errachidia and Medilt.
We’ll stop for lunch and take pictures of wild monkeys on the Cedar forests of Azrou before arriving to Fez. Drop you off at your accommodation or at a place of your choice.
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