With this 6 Days Desert tour from Fes to Marrakech, you will see so many amazing places in such a short time. The trip starts in Fez. First we will visit Ifrane, the Switzerland of Morocco, and the cedar forest. After lunch in Medalt, we will travel along the magnificent Ziz River. Finally we will reach the region of Merzouga, in the Sahara desert. In the heart of the desert, where you can ride camels, there is a magnificent tent where you can spend the night. In addition, you will enjoy the breathtaking sunrises and sunsets over the desert. You will also visit the historic market of Rissani and the city of Erfoud, rich in fossils. Next, you will explore the Todra Gorges, the Dades Valley and the Kasbah of Ait Ben Haddou. Finally, you will cross the Tizi-n-Tichka Gorge and the High Atlas Mountains. The 6 days tour from Fez to Marrakech and Desert ends in Marrakech.
Day 1: Arrival in Fes
Welcome by one of our representatives at Fes airport. Transfer by air-conditioned vehicle to the hotel/Riad.
Day 2: Fes City Tour
After breakfast, the day will be dedicated to the 6 Days Desert tour from Fes to Marrakech, discovering Fez, the oldest of the imperial cities and ancient cities, founded by Idriss II, the center of the Arab-Muslim culture: the Andalusian Mosque, tanneries, the pottery quarter, and the Medina. Lunch in a palace in the Medina. Then visit of the Hispano-Arabic buildings Najjarine and Medersas. Dinner and overnight in Fes.
Day 3: Fes – Ifrane – Azrou – Ziz Valley – Merzouga Desert
Start the day with breakfast and then head to the Middle Atlas Mountains. Short stop in Ifrane, known as the Switzerland of Africa. Continue to Azrou National Park, home of the cedar forest with its peculiar inhabitant, the cute monkeys. Continuation to Midelt for lunch, this city impresses with its 1,488 meters high mountains, and Erfoud for the journey in 4×4 direct to the paradise of Merzouga, where the endless dunes of the desert of Erg Chebbi. We continue our journey to the spectacular dunes of Erg Chebbi. We will have time to rest at the hotel after the camel ride and watch the sunset. We will walk during the afternoon in these dunes until dinner time in authentic nomad tents.
Day 4: Merzouga Desert – Erfoud – Todra Gorges – Dades Valley
Breakfast. Continuation to Rissani and Erfoud to visit the fossilized marble factory before heading to the palm groves of Tinjdad Touroug. You will arrive at one of the highlights of the south: the Todra Gorges. The Todra Gorges have formed terrifying and beautiful vertical walls; it is a climber’s paradise, a unique place. Everyone has lunch there and then takes a half-hour walk to see the Gorges. In the afternoon you continue to the Dades valley. Arrival at the Dades Gorges.
Day 5: Dades Valley – Ouarzazate – High Atlas – Marrakech
We begin our journey. We will drive along a road full of kasbahs, all different. After several stops to enjoy the scenery, we will embark on the route of the Thousand Kasbahs, the Valley of the Roses and the palm grove of Skoura. Destination Ouarzazate and visit the Kasbah of Taourirt. Formerly the residence of the Glaoui or Pasha of Marrakech. Lunch on the spot. Departure to the mountain of Tizi-N-Tichka with stops to enjoy the spectacular views. Arrival in Marrakech. Transfer to the Riad to rest
Day 6: Marrakech – Airport
Transfer to the airport according to your flight schedule and end of the 6 Days Desert tour from Fes to Marrakech.
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