On this 5 Day Desert Trip from Fes to Marrakech, we’ll explore the most important and fabulous locations of southern morocco, Middle atlas, Cedar forest, Valleys, Gorges, 1000 Kasbahs, Palm groves, wonderful panoramas, and enjoy a camel ride in Merzouga Erg chebbi dunes, spend a night in a nomad’s tents, across high atlas Mountains tour ends at Marrakech.
You will be picked up by your driver at your hotel at Fes. head off towards Merzouga desert across the middle atlas mountains. Most of the day will be spent winding your way through the pretty small Switzerland of morocco, Cedar forest, jagged rock faces and berber villages as you cross the atlas mountains and begin to descend towards Erg chebbi desert desert. thereafter stop by the cedar forest of Azrou to hand feed the monkeys and take some photos.
On route stop by Midelt for lunch (well known for its fossils and apples). from this point we’ll set off to Merzouga via Ziz Valley, enjoying the beautiful panoramic views along the way. spend the night near the sand dunes. dinner will be served at the hotel.
After breakfast and shower at your camp, you will begin to tour around Erg chebbi dunes by 4×4 car. set off to Khamlia village, you might would like to enjoy some Gnawa music. from here, you’ll continue to the nomad people, on route , you may see some local animals such as Fox, Goat, Sheep,… etc. Enjoy a cup of mint tea with the nomad family, experience the nomadic lifestyle. then Visit the lake of Tifart. have a berber pizza at lunch in a typical restaurant. in the afternoon, you’ll set off by a camel to the desert camp. spend the night in a nomad tent. enjoy dinner under starry sky with played music by berber people.
Wake up early to see the spectacular sunrise over the dunes. thereafter head back for breakfast and shower in your camp. From here, you will head off towards Todra gorge via Erfoud and Tinjdad. you may enjoy a short walk in this towering todgha gorge (600 feet high). half way stop for lunch. then continue the route to our accommodation in the Dades Gorge. dinner and overnight stay at a Riad.
After breakfast, you’ll explore this stunning gorge of dades by walk into its palm olives, Dates trees,… etc. Visit tissadrine panoramic view, and Monkey fingers. from here you’ll take off-road to Amridil Kasbah. Pass via Roses Valley along the route of 1000 kasbahs. after a visit to this charming kasbah, and lunch, set off to Ouarzazate via Edelsane. Upon arrival at Africa Hollywood, check into your hotel. dinner will be served at the hotel.
Today as the last day of our desert tour, you will visit Taourirt Kasbah & Atlas studio. Later leave towards Ait Ben haddou kasbah. Upon arrival at the kasbah, the UNESCO World Heritage Site. in actuality, this setting has been used for more films than any other location in morocco; Lawrence of Arabia, Babel, and the gladiator. After lunch and a visit to this stunning famous kasbah, you’ll continue the drive over the high atlas mountains. On arrival at Marrakech drop you off your hotel. End of our 5 Day Desert Trip Fes Marrakech.
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Best experience ever!! Smaile was an amazing guide 🙂 he had everything planned so we just enjoyed. The welcome tea in the dunes, the camp, the fire , the quality of the tents and the dinner, Other hotels, all really good arranged. Best quality / price with Morocco Trip Excursions. Highly recommended !