Top 4 days desert tour Fes To Merzouga. Best Fez Morocco tours. This Sahara desert trip start from Fes to Marrakech through Merzouga and dunes of Erg Chebbi. Moreover, pass via Atlas mountains.
4 days desert tour in Morocco is ideal road trip to visito 2 Moroccan imperial cities Fes & Marrakech. Furthermore this tour itinerary offer great opportunity to have authentic desert experience. The best of Fes to Merzouga and then to Marrakech is definitely riding a camel on sand dunes to Berber desert camp, watch sunset and sunrise, sleep under stars. Moreover adventure 4×4 tour to explore around dunes of Erg Chebbi Sahara desert visit nomads.
Merzouga is a small town out on the edge of the Sahara Desert of Erg Chebbi. Merzouga is only 20 km away from Algerian border where the paved road ends and the real Sahara Desert sand dunes begin. Merzouga desert is the most common destination in Morocco for Camel treks and desert camps.
What to expect Fes to Marrakech 4 days desert trip ?
Your 4 days desert tour from Fes To Marrakech starts daily from your accommodation in Fez city. Our expert driver guide will meet you and take you in a comfortable 4WD vehicle. Today after you leave Fes your first stop will be in Ifrane town. Then to Cadar forests, Cross the middle atlas Mountains. stop for lunch in Midelt. also cross the High Atlas Mountains along Ziz Valley and Gorge to reach Erfoud city. final distinction for the fist day is Merzouga desert...... In 2nd day of Fes to Marrakech tours will be full day desert experience. Start excursion in 4WD car. discover villages around desert and in the afternoon camel trekking tour to desert camp. The 3rd you will travel from Merzouga to Dades Gorge. On the way you will pass through Rissani, Alnif, Todra Gorges, Todra velley, short walking in the canyon beside river. overnight Boumalne Dades. The 4th day From Dades to Marrakech. road trip via route of 1001 Kasbahs, valley of roses. Ouarzazate and Ait Ben Haddou Kasbah ( UNESCO world Heritage site and film setting area). Furthermore cross the High Atlas Mountains. through its breathtaking views. arrive Marrakech around 6am. enjoy our 4 days Sahara desert tour from Fes to Merzouga and to Marrakech.
Highlights of Marrakech to Fes 4 days desert tour
Visit Ifrane city, white lion statue
Feed wild monkeys in Azrou Cedar Forest
Cross Middle Atlas Mountains, Sky resort
Cross east High Atlas Mountains
Ride a camel in Erg Chebbi to watch the colour-changing sunset
Spend the night at a Berber desert camp at the Sahara desert
Adventue 4×4 around dunes
Visit nomads in their authentic tents
Walk in Tinghir oasis and visit the Gorges
Drive along the road of 1001 Kasbahs and the Valley of the Roses
Visit the UNESCO world heritage site of Kasbah Ait Ben Haddou
Cross the High Atlas Mountains & its Tizi Ntichka pass
Itinerary for 4 days desert tour Fes to Marrakech
Detailed itinerary of 4 days tour in Morocco from Fes to Merzouga. the Marakech. 3 nighs 4 days desert tour via Ifrane, Atlas mountains. Todra, Vallley, Kasbah of Ait Ben Haddou The trip program includes camel ride and overnight desert camp in Dunes of Erg Chebbi.
Fes to Marrakech 4 days desert tour starts daily from Fes. We pick up clients from their Riad or hotel at 8am.
Fist stop at national park of Ifane city called also Moroccan Switzerland. The constructure of the building is totally different than any other city of Morocco. and reason is it get snow a lot in this area in winter. Make stop to take picture of white lion statue.
A short drive to Azrou Cedar Forest, it's the biggest cedar forest in Africa. And it's nature home of wild monkies. This is your chance to meet those friendly animals to feed them.
Continue exploring over the beautiful Middle Atlas Mountains. They are green in the spring and covered of snow in the winter. the mountain is home of some Berber tribes.
Pass via some Berber villages and small towns as Zaida or Midet where to make break fore lunch. The area know for the apples trees.
Carry on travelling to cross the east part of High Atlas Mountains and drive along Ziz valley and through it's palm tree groves. Pass by Erfoud, a nice town where you can visit a marble workshop and fossils. also where best palm tree fruits grow up. Then continue to Merzouga check in to hotel. enjoy Fes to Merzouga day trip.
Erg Chebbi dunes - 4WD Tour - Camel Trekking
Merzouga 4Wd adverture
The second day after breakfast you will start exploring around Merzouga desert and dunes of Erg Chebbi in 4×4 SUV. The adventure 4WD excursion will take you to visit Merzouga oasis. And its traditional irrigation system. Furthermore vist Merzouga lake where you will see different type of birds as pink flamingos, Ducks... ( it's seasonal lake ) . Then you will go to discover Khamlia village called also Black Town. ( The most of inhabitants are dark-skinned people. they have immigrated from Sudan and Maly. and lived in Morocco as slaves). they will show you their culture and Gnawa music.
After you listen to Gnawa music and drink a glass of meat tea you will drive off-roadding in the route of Paris Dark. you will see amazing panoramic view of sand sea dunes. And visit some mines. also visi M'fis , it's an old isolated and ruined village build by French armies during French occupation in Morocco.
From there you will drive to black desert ( black volcanic rocks ) . where nomads families are living in their authentic nomadic tents. discover nomad lifestyle. The hospitality , how do they live? and their income.
You will have chance to have Berber Pizza for lunch. it's special food in the area. the Berber pizza backed in hot sand of Sahara and it's without cheese.
After adventure 4×4 around dunes you will start camel trekking experience. you will leave car and ride your camel to desert camp in the middle of Erg Chebbi sahara.
The camel trekking excursion take 1 h 30 min to the other side of desert. On the way you will stop to see spectacular sunset on high poit of dunes. The team in the camp will welcome you by cup of meat tea.
We have both luxury and standard camps. in our camps we have western bathroom and dining room. and everything else you will need for the night.
After delicious Morocco Tagine at dinner the Berber guide will make a party. They use traditional drums. you have chance to play and dance. then free time for romantic walk on sand to watch stars. Sleeping in Sahara desert camp. This part is the highlight of Fes to Marakech via Merzouga tours.
The third day of Fes to Marrakech 4 days desert trip starts in early morning to watch the magic sunset behind the dunes. the color is changing while sun rises up.
The breakfast and shower at the camp if you select luxury desert camp for your desert commendation. If you choose Stadard normal camp you will have breakfast and shower in a guest house in Merzouga after camel riding across the sand sea
After great adventure desert experience in Sahara desert. You will leave Merzouga and travel to Dades Gorge. Pass by Rissani . it's ancient Moroccan city famous by it's authentic local markets ( Stop to see the the markets. days of the markets are : Sunday, Thursdays and Tuesday. also its famous for donkeys station ). Later on , continue to Alnif and Tinghir. it's charming city surrounded by valleys and oasis. Visit the world famous Todra Gorge. it's an impressive canyon 300m high. Here you will have a short walk between clifs of the canyon and bisde Todra river.
After break for lunch continue exploring Morocco to Dades valley and Gorge. check in to your hotel in Boumalne Dades. enjoy Morocco excursion from Merzouga to Tinghir and then to Boumalne Dades.
Dades – Roses valley – Ouarzazate – Ait Ben Hadou – High Atlas Mountains- Marrakech [ 330 km / +7 Hours ]
Ait Ben Kaddou Kasbah
Today After breakfast in Dades you start traveling to Marrakech. Pass by Roses valley and Kalaat Mgouna famous for pink roses and its annual festival during the roses harvest in May. Continue through the road of the Thousand Kasbahs , which offers many adorable photo opportunities of nature . The Kasbah is ancient tradition Berber house built of clay and hay.
later continue day trip to Ouarzazate. The city famous for cinema and movies as Game Of Thrones, Gladiator, Lawrence Of Arabia Have chance to visit Taourirte Kasbah and Cinema Atlas Studio . Drive To Ait Ben Haddou Kasbah , the largest Kasbah in Morocco. Built by the last Berber chieftain El Glaoui Et-Hami in the late 13th century, it is now a UNESCO matrimonial historical site, which today still houses many Berber family members. you will have a guided visit in this fortified Berber village. here you will feel like you are a movie star . Stop for lunch along the way via High Atlas Mountains.
The final destination will be in Marrakech. where we drop you off in your Riad Commendation. here is the end of your adventure Sahara desert tour in Morocco. 4 days Sahara desert tour Fes to Marrakech via Merzouga and dunes.
Fes to Marrakech desert tour price :
The price of our private 4 days Fes to Merzouga Dsert Tour is depending on the number of travelers, the season and accommodation choice, it can start from 180 per person for groups and families to 410 Euro; per person for solo travelers, couples and luxury trips.
What's price included ?
Pick-up and drop off at / from your hotel, Riad or Airport
Desert tour in 4×4 vehicle / Minibus with A/C
Expert driver / tour guide
Desert Camp tents (breakfast & dinner included)
Camel ride & overnight in Merzouga desert camp ( Camel per person )
Hotes for 2 nights (breakfast & dinner included)
What's price not included ?
Hotel in Fes & Marrakech
Mid Day meal and drinks
Entence fee ( optional )
Guides tips ( optional )
Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)
Here are most questions asked by travelers about Morocco, and Fes Sahara desert Tours, Excursions, 1 day trisp, .
How to book and pay this trip ?
After you chick our offer and read all details, send a message via Email or WhatsApp. Informing us what you are interesting in. To confirm any tour or activity, we require a small deposit to be paid over PayPal to our account, the balance is due in cash at the meeting point in Euros, Dollars or equivalent in dirham. Once you send a deposit means your booking is confirmed.
Difference between private & shared desert Tours ?
On our Marrakech shared group desert tours you will share only transportation. But you will get private room in hotels and private tent in Sahara desert camp.
For Private Marrakech desert trips you will be in comfortable car 4x4 . We offer 2 commendations options. Standard and Luxury.
Is it possible to reach the camp without riding the camels ?
To get to Desert camp in the midddle of sand dunes there other means of transport rather than the camels as : take 4WD car or by ATVs quad biking, And also by trekking or walking.
What is best time to visit Morcco Sahara desert ?
Best time to visit Merzouga & Erg Chebbi Sahara desert is from September to November. And From February to May. Summer ( July and august ) in Merzouga Sahara is hot averaging around 45ºC during the day. but at nigh the weather is okay. Our visitors go afternoon late and come back early morning. and during the winter (December and January ) in desert is very cold specially at night or early morning but our camp is equipped with enough mattresses and blankets. We are available the whole year.
Map of Fes to Marrakech 4 days deser tour
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4 days desert tour from Fes to Marrakech reviews, read what our costumers said about our Morocco Sahara desert tours packages. Private Fes desert trips and Excursions. Fes camel trek.
"4 day tour fes to marrakech"
"We travel to Morocco and booked 4 day tour fes to marrakech. the tour took us from Fes to Merzouga and the we traveled to Marrakech. We spent more time in Merzouga desert (2 nights 1 day Merzouga trip) during our stay in Merzouga we did an excursion in 4wd to see village that are surrounded by sand dunes of Erg Chebbi. also spned the night in luxury desert camp. Also we saw Todra Gorges and Ait Ben Haddou. very recommended this Merzouga luxury excursion."
"Fes to Marrakech desert tour 4 days"
"Amazing life experience, 4 day tour fes to Marrakech was the highlight of our Morocco vacation. We enjoyed wonderful sceneries, great experiences and delicious food. the best activity is camel ride in Merzouga and night in desert camp. After the trip we also hired this company for 1 day trip Fes to Meknes. We highly recommend this company for Fes Morocco desert trips and one day Fes excursions. Fes camel trek. and fes 4 day itinerary to Merzouga Sahara desert.
Note :The tour itinerary of private 4 days desert tour Fes to Marrakech can be modified to your needs and requirements. Feel free to contact us to book or customize your Fez Morocco vacation to Sahara and Marrakech.