3 days from Fes to Marrakech desert tour. Join our 3 days tour from Fes to Marrakech via Merzouga desert to explore the south of Morocco
3 days itineray from Fes to Marrakech desert tour info:
Departure location: Fes
End location: Marrakech
Duration: 3 days 2 nights
3 days from Fes to Marrakech desert tour overview:
The 3 days and 2 nights desert tour itinerary from Fes to Marrakech, starting in Fes and ending in Marrakech, offers you an experience like no other. During the 3 days from Fes to Marrakech, you will enjoy the vast Sahara desert, in Merzouga. Also, we will be crossing the middle atlas. The latter is full of Berber villages and different landscapes. When we get to the Sahara desert, we will spend the night under the stars.
As we will cross one of the most beautiful ways in Morocco « The route of a thousand kasbahs » full of spectacular old buildings. Not to mention that we will visit the Atlas studio in Ouarzazate and the famous Kasbah Ait Ben Haddou. We will reach Marrakech at around 6 Pm.
3 days itinerary from Fes to Marrakech desert tour note:
Dear customers and tourists, you can choose your 3 days itinerary from Fes to Marrakech desert tour according to your needs and according to your budget. As we can change and design a trip in your way, just get in touch with us.
What is Included in the tours?
- Pick up and drop off at your accommodation
- A vehicle with A/C
- Driver / English speaking
- Camel ride / 1 night in a desert camp
- 1 night in Boumalne Dades
What is not included in the tour?
- Travel insurance
- Flight ticket
3 days desert tour from Fes to Marrakech Itinerary:
Day 1: Ifrane – Cedar forest – Medalt – Ziz palmeras – Merzouga desert:
After breakfast, our 3 days from Fes to Marrakech desert tour will start. First of all, we will leave through the Middle Atlas mountains. Exactly to Ifran. The latter is where we will find ourselves in a European town. Ifrane was built by the French. Next, we will continue to the Cedar forest of Azrou, where the many different birds and Berber monkeys live.
Our 3 Days itinerary from Fes to Marrakech desert tour, will continue towards Midelt, passing through the middle atlas mountains. The mountains offer us a really spectacular landscape with nomadic people. We will make a stop in Medalt for lunch. After that, we will continue our way crossing the Tizi N’talghom pass (1907 meters high). Also, by passing through the Ziz Valley. The latter is a magical place full of palm trees. Along the way, we will be able to see ruined kasbahs.
The 3 days tour continues passing by serval villages and cities such as Arfoud until we get to Merzouga. Here, you will get prepared and ready for spending a night in a desert, luxury, standard camp. From the hotel to the place where camels are parked is just 5 minutes. The camels will be waiting for you to take you on their backs, and enter the desert. We will make a stop, so you can admire the spectacular sunset from the dunes ( Not to mention that you can play the sandboard in one of the big dunes).
The camel ride continues until you get to the camp. The last mentioned is where you will spend the first night. Dinner and music at the camp are included.
Day 2: Merzouga – Rissani – Erfoud – Tinjdad – Tinghir – Boumalne Dades:
Today, we will get up early to catch the sunrise. It is a great opportunity for some beautiful pictures. As the light dawn, the dunes take a spectacular dark red color when the sun rises, after that the color gets more yellowish. Next, you will be back to the camp for breakfast, take a shower.
Later, you will have a camel trek back to Merzouga. Then we will start driving to Rissani. it is very famous for its traditional market. After visiting all that Rissani has to offer, we will continue towards Erfoud. Here we will be visiting the main fossil sites. After that, we will make a stop at El khatarat, Where the irrigation channel system is located.
Our next stop will be in Tinejdad, for a break and lunch. Later, we continue towards Tinghir. Firstly, we will stop at some panoramic views, so you can enjoy the Todra valley. Secondly, we will visit the Todra Gorges. The drive continues until we get to Bomalne Dades. Here, we will see the Monkey fingers mountains and the famous windy road. Dinner and breakfast are included in our Hotel in Dades. This is how our second day from the 3 days itinerary from Fes to Marrakech desert tour is planned.
Day 3: Kalaat M’Gouna – Ouarzazate – Ait Ben Haddou – High Atlas – Marrakech:
On the third day of 3 days from Fes to Marrakech desert tour, and after a good Moroccan breakfast, we will drive to Marrakech, our final destination of the day. Before we get there we will visit and explore some beautiful places along the way. First of all, we will make a stop at Kalaat M’Gouna. The latter is where the valley of roses is located. After that, we will continue driving to Skoura.
Here, we will explore the most beautiful kasbah in Morocco called Amridil. Here you will get to learn about Morocco and how people lived in the past. Our next destination is Ouarzazate. The last mentioned is known as the Hollywood of Africa. Also, as the door to the desert. After visiting all that Ouarzazate has to offer, we will drive to Ait Ben Haddou, where we will visit the famous Kasbah in Morocco.
The latter is one of the most well-preserved ksars and has been declared a World Heritage Site by UNESCO. Later we will start crossing the high atlas mountains. Not to mention that we will make some stops to enjoy them. Also, we will stop at one of the restaurants to have lunch. In the end, we will continue driving until we get to your riad in Marrakech. The end of 3 days itinerary from Fes to Marrakech desert tour.