The Sahara Desert is one of the most mesmerizing highlights of Morocco. This 3-day Fez Marrakech Desert Tour is well-suited for those short on time.
|DEPARTURE/RETURN LOCATION||Fez to Marrakech|
|DURATION||3 Day 2 Night|
Ifrane, Azrou Cedar Forest, Erg Chebbi Desert, CamelRide and Camping, Ait Ben Haddou, High Atlas Mountain
- We offer choices of standard and luxury accommodation.
- The 3-day Fez desert tour finishes in Marrakech in the above itinerary, but you can choose to finish the tour back in Fez
- Depending on your travel plans, there are side trips from Marrakech and Fez. You can also add transfer, e.g. from or to Chefchaouen, Essaouira or anywhere else before and after the desert tour
Day 1: Fez – Azrou Cedar Forest – Ziz Valley – Erg Chebbi Desert
Your 3-Days Desert Tour starts with our driver picking you up from your accommodation in Fez. We head off towards picturesque Ifrane, known as little Switzerland of Morocco, followed by a stop at Azrou Cedar Forest where you can see wild monkeys. We then pass through the Middle Atlas Mountains, Midelt, and Ziz Valley. Arrive Merzouga, the town right by Erg Chebbi desert where the magical dunes will start appearing before your eyes. Camels will be waiting to take you for an enchanting stroll on the dunes while enjoying the sunset. Spend some time relaxing at the desert camp, then enjoy a Moroccan dinner and drum music performance by local Berbers or lie on the sand to stargaze.
Day 2: Erg Chebbi Desert – Todra Gorges – Boumalne Dades
Day 3: Boumalne Dades – Ait Ben Haddou – Marrakech
On the last day, we will start our journey towards Ouarzazateafter breakfast. Visit a UNESCO site – Ait Ben Haddou, the backdrop ofHollywood blockbusters including Gladiator, Indiana Jones, and Game of Thrones.Venture across the high pass of Tizi N’tichka with stops to admire the breathtaking landscape and Berber villages. We then arrive at Marrakech where we will drop you off at your accommodation.