3 Days desert tour from Marrakech to Fes
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Marrakech desert tours 3 days overview:
Marrakech desert tours, 3 days from Marrakech to Fes itinerary is a way for travelers to discover Morocco’s south interesting destinations. Additionally, experience the desert camel ride and enjoy the night at the camp under the starry sky.
At first, you cross the high Atlas mountains via Tizi N Tichka pass. Next, you arrive at Ait Ben Haddou’s Kasbah or the fortress of Glaoua. You will discover it and move to the Atlas Studios in Ouarzazate. After that, you will pass through Skoura valley to arrive at Boumalen Dades where you will spend the night.
On the next day, you will move to Merzouga for the camel ride passing by Todgha gorges and Erfoud city.
At final, You will pass through Errachidia and Ziz valley to arrive at Ifrane. Not to mention, you will visit this city then end up with arriving at Fes.
Day 1: Marrakech – Ait Benhaddou – Ouarzazate – Dades Gorges:
Our first day of Marrakech desert tours, 3 days starts with your accommodation in Marrakech. A tour around some of Morocco’s special destinations. The first one for today will be the kasbah of Ait Benhaddou.
On the way, you are going to experience the beauty of atlas mountains via the road of Tizi-n-Tichka, with an altitude of 2260m. Offering you charming views. Valleys, oasis, mountains, and Berber villages. Furthermore, we will stop by, so you can get the chance to take some great pictures.
Arriving at the world heritage site the Kasbah of Ait ben Haddou. This place belongs to one of the most important families between the 16th and 17th centuries, “the Glaoui’s family”. Also, a place that attracted many filmmakers. They shot some movies there such as ” Jesus of Nazareth “. Lunch is planned for you to enjoy it in this historical area.
Then after a quiet stay, we will resume our tour in Ouarzazate to explore one of the historical Kasbahs in the area, the Kasbah of Taourirt. Next, we will visit the city of roses and its valley.
Eventually, passing by tiny berberis villages of Skoura. We will stop at Boumalne Dades, where you will enjoy a traditional dinner and spend the night at a local Riad.
Day 2: Dades Gorges – Todra Gorges – Rissani – Merzouga desert:
Our second day of the 3 days dsert tour from Marrakech to Fes starts with heading over to a special destination today, the magnificent Merzouga. Passing by Tinghir, to visit Todra gorges the highest narrowest spectacular gorges in Morocco. A unique place. Recognized around the world as one of the most spectacular canyons in the world. After a quiet stay, we will continue to the famous town of Rissani where you will try the traditional Berber pizza for lunch.
Then after restoring, we will continue towards our unique destination. When arrived at Merzouga you will be welcomed by the camels that will take you through the dunes of Erg Chebbi. At final, in a memorable experience on the top of the camels, you will admire the spectacular sunset in the middle of the Sahara.
Eventually, the camels will take you to our traditional well-equipped camp. As a final point, there you will enjoy a traditional dinner while listening to a berberine music show in a friendly mood under the stars.
Day 3: Merzouga desert – Rissani – Midelt – Fes:
Our third day of Marrakech desert tours, 3 days starts after a calm relaxing night, we recommend you to wake up early so you will not miss the sunrise. Moreover, breakfast will be at the camp or back at the hotel. To sum up, we will drive again through the Atlas mountains, but this time it’s the middle Atlas mountains. Even more, we will stop at the cedar forest to see the Barbary Macaque monkeys and feed them. After 30mins, we will arrive in Ifrane. Furthermore, they call it little Switzerland because it’s the cleanest city in Africa.
Eventually, after 2hours, we will arrive in Fes, where we will transfer you to your accommodation or the airport.