Marrakech Desert Tour to Fez
MR07: 3 Days Marrakech - Ouarzazate - Gorge Dades - Todra Gorge - Sahara Merzouga - Fez
Tour Type: Private Tour, flexible and customized
Guide & Driver: English-speaking guide, experienced driver & air-conditioned car
Accommodation: 4-star well selected hotels, also be open to your own choice
Meals: A mix choice of local cuisines and western-style food
Day 1: Marrakech - Ouarzazate - Gorge Dades
In the morning, your private English-speaking driver guide will meet you in the hotel lobby, and transfer you to Ouarzazate to start your Marrakech to Fez desert tour. During the drive, we will pass by the High Atlas Mountains, where you can enjoy the dramatic scenes and visit the Berber town of Taddert.
Later, drive over Tizi-in-Tichka pass, whose height exceeds 2,260 meters (7,415 ft). Then, we arrive at the famous UNESCO World Heritage Site, Ait Ben Haddou, which is famous for its fascinating clay architecture. Moreover, many films have been shot here, such as the Mummy and the Gladiator, making it a hot film site.
Afterwards, we will continue to the Dades Gorge via Ouarzazate, and this section of our journey also happens to be the famous road nicknamed Road of the Thousand Kasbahs. Next, stop at the Rose City - Kelaa Mgouna for some photos and a leisure rest. At the end of the day, continue to Dades Gorge and check into the hotel.
Accommodation: Overnight in Dades Gorge
Day 2: Dades Valley - Todra Gorge - Sahara Merzouga
After breakfast, we will depart for the Todra Valley in Tinrghir. The towering red boulders coupled with the clear underground springs are a fascinating creation of nature. If lucky enough, you may encounter wild animals. After that, we will pass by Erfoud towards Merzouga, a place where we will take a camel trek.
Then, travel in the endless sand-sea to the famous sand dunes of Erg Chebbi. Along the way, it's highly recommended to take some pictures of the spectacular desert scenes and enjoy the stunning view of desert sunset. When night comes, a desert camp is specially arranged for you to enjoy the starry night in the middle of Sahara.
What's more, a campfire with Berber music performance and a delicious local dinner tonight will push your Morocco tours from Marrakech to a new climax.
Meals: Breakfast, Dinner
Accommodation: Sahara desert camp
Day 3: Merzouga - Midelt - Ifrane - Fez
After watching the stunning desert sunrise, we will head to the hotel in Merzouga to have a shower and breakfast. Then, drive to the imperial city - Fez, via the spectacular Ziz Gorges with fascinating volcanic rocks on either side of the gorge. Later, travel through the Tizi Ntalghamt pass to Midelt, a town in central Morocco.
Then, we will have a chance to encounter the Barbarian apes in the beautiful Cedar forest, and then visit the Berber village of Azrou in the Middle Atlas Mountains. Afterwards, proceed to Ifrane for a cup of coffee or some photos. This small city is dubbed the Switzerland of Morocco for its Swiss-style chalets.
Moreover, there are also good ski resorts that are popular with tourists. Thereafter, go on the journey to Fez. Upon arrival, we will drop you off at your hotel, and your Marrakech desert tours 3 days end here. Wishing to welcome you on your next trip!
- Accommodation with daily breakfast at selected hotels.
- Services of a private driver and air-conditioned vehicle.
- Service of English speaking guides per itinerary.
- Entrance fees for mentioned sights visited.
- Meals as mentioned in the itinerary.
- Airport pick-up and drop-off services.
- International flight into Marrakech and out Fez.
- Meals other than those mentioned in the itinerary.
- Personal expenses (laundry, telephone, drinks, etc.).
- Tips for guides and drivers.
- Personal travel insurance.
- Morocco Visa Fee.