5 Days from Fes to Marrakech via Merzouga SAHARA DESERT
Itinerary of 5 Days Desert Tour from Fes to Marrakesh :
Day 1: Fez – Ifrane – Cedar Forest – Midelt – Ziz Gorges – Erfoud – Merzouga
After breakfast in your riad we will start our travel to Merzouga desert through the middle Atlas Mountains, passing by the small charming town of Ifran known as ”the Swiss town” because of its similarity to the Swiss alpine resort. We then travel to the cedar forest -the largest in North Africa and home to barbary monkies, we will have a chance to feed and take pictures with them, then we will continue to Midelt where we will have lunch time, Continuing south and driving along atlas mountains and Ziz gorges, arriving at the impressive hidden oases of Ziz valley where we will stop for a panoramic view. Before getting to Sahara desert where you will overnight in a traditional hotel .
Day 2: Tour around Erg Chebbi Desert by 4×4 – Merzouga – Camel Ride & Night in Desert
After breakfast we will star the day to Khamlia village to enjoy live Gnawa music,then continue through an off-road to have a tour of sand dunes then stop to have a tea with nomads in berber tents you will discover a new sence of life with them .from there back to the hotel to relax before start your camel trip into the middle of the dunes in order to see the sunset then after you will arrive to the bivauc and spend the night under nomadic tent.
DAY 3 MERZOUGA DESERT – TODGHA GORGES – DADES VALLEY
In the morning you will Wake up early to see the spectacle of the sunrise in the Dunes to take the best pictures and After that you will go to your Hotel by Camels to have breakfast & shower then we will continue our trip to Dades Valley via Todgha Gorges, Lunch will be in Touroug then we will drive to Todgha Gorges which known for Trekking & Clamming here you will have a few time to walk and to take pictures, after that we will drive to Dades Valley where you will have the opportunity to see the majestic sand castles which knowen as "monkey toes". Overnight accommodation will be in your hotel , Hotel Babylon, Ecobio riad or similar (BB).
Day 4: Dades gorges – Dades valley – Roses valley – Kelaa M’¬gouna – Skoura – Ouarzazate
After breakfast return by the dades valley until the kasbah of Ait youl, the track raod crossing rose valley with its Kasbah and ksours, in this part you can see very nice landscapes before you get to Kalla Mgouna, lunch in the way, after noon departure to the palme groves of skoura and visit of the Kasbah of amredhyle. continuation to Ouarzazate. Dinner and over night in hotel.
Day 5: Ouarzazate – Kasbah Ait Ben Haddou – Marrakech
After breakfast, the entire day is devoted to the visit of Ouarzazate: the Kasbah of Taourirt, Tifoultout and the cinema studio. Then you will drive to the Kasbah of Ait Ben haddou (under Unesco protection) ; visit of the Kasbah and the old village afternoon departure to Marrakech via the Tizi-N-Ticha pass marrakech and arrived to marrakech,end of our 5 Days Desert Tour Fes Marrakech