Sahara Desert Tours From Marrakesh To Fez

3 days 2 nights tour

In the spirit of adventure, explore the rugged and wild landscapes of the southern province, the Kasbah's, lush oasis and valleys,
Sahara is truly a magical experience - seeing the whole Milky Way and constellations shift through the night, and shooting stars, and the moon light up the desert floor. Stunning.

  Marrakech – AitBenHaddou – Ouarzazate – Skoura -Dades Valley, 300km (6 hours driving spread out throughout the day with lots of stops)

Day 1

Pick up from your hotel/riad at 8:00am and drive through the High Atlas Mountains. Cross the mountains via the highest road pass in Morocco Tizi n Tichka (2260m. On your tour of Morocco visit the amazing UNESCO protected 11th century sight of Kasbah Ait BenHaddou. Lunch at Ait Benhaddou. Take a walk  across the river to this Kasbah. Stroll the winding streets to the Kasbah to the upper level for awe inspiring views.

From Ouarzazate we take the route of the Thousand Kasbahs towards the Skoura Oasis. Take the off road route through the oasis, passing homes of the local people then onwards to the Rose Valley (Kella Mgouna), finishing the day in Dades Valley. Overnight in hotel at Dades Valley

Dades Valley, Todra Gorge – Merzouga – Erg Chebbi, 200km (4 hours driving spread out throughout the day with lots of stops)

 Day 2

Depart Dades Valley. After Breakfast ,we will drive to Todra Gorge and take a short walk in the oasis. Later setting off for the journey to the desert, stopping for lunch on the way. Approaching Merzouga you will see the first sand dunes of the desert. There your camels will be waiting for you, to carry you across the Erg Chebbi sand dunes. Travel on the back of your camels, or walk during a beautiful sunset. Spend the night in the Nomad tent in the camp in the sahara desert.

Merzouga – Rissani- Erfroud – Midelt – Azrou – Fes 450km (6 hours driving spread out throughout the day with lots of stops)

Day 3

Depart Merzouga via Rissani and travel along the scenic Ziz Valley passing many palm groves and green valleys, lunching in Midelt along the way. Travelling through Azrou famous for woodwork and carpets. Near Azrou visit the cedar forests and see the colonies of Barbary Apes. Then your journey will take you to the city of Ifrane, which looks like a Swiss village and is in fact a popular ski resort. Late afternoon arrival to Fes, drop off at your hotel or riad.

 

                                             

      This tour are also available from Fes to Marrakesh                        


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