ID : AP0261
Merzouga Fes desert trip in 3 days from Fez to Marrakech desert tour over the Middle Atlas mountains through the cedar forests of Ifrane (the Switzerland of Morocco),azrou, Midelt and crossing the Ziz Valley and its gorges towards Sahara. To rech the luxury camp in Merzouga desert from Fez to Marrakech, we will cross the pass of TIZI N TALGHAMT to reach Errachidia. Later on, we will have a stop for a panoramic view of Ziz valley and the ficinating Erfoud, the door of the Moroccan sahara.
After lunch, the tour via Merzouga desert will continue to the fascinating dunes of Merzouga desert. It is a nomads village in the desert that marks the beginning of the Sahara of Morocco. At this stage of the tour, vehicles will be replaced by camels to enjoy a traditional camel ride for 1hour. You will cross the dunes of Merzouga desert and admire the sunset and the colors in perpetual evolution. After a traditional dinner with Berber rhythms, you will spend the night under the stars in a luxury tent in the middle of the desert.
Early in the morning, you will attend the sumptuous sunrise. A magnificent contrast, shadows, lights and colors... After the traditional breakfast, divert camel back to Merzouga. You will then leave to the Toudra Gorge, which are naturally constituted of high limestone cliffs that have been hollowed out for millennia. This wonderful site is also the delight of climbing enthusiasts. After lunch, you’ll continue through the Roses valley to reach your accommodation at Dades. After a traditional dinner with Berber dishes, you will spend the night in a hotel and enjoy a magnificent view of the valley.
After breakfast at the hotel, you will leave Dades to visit the Kasbah Ait Ben Haddou. It’s a UNESCO World Heritage dating from the 11th century. It is a striking example of the architecture of thetraditional Moroccan South, a picturesque site filled with emotion. After lunch, you will leave to Marrakech passing by the collar of Tizin Tichka and high atlas mountains. Many stops will be made during the journey before you arrive at your accommodation in the evening.
1st night at a luxury camp in the desert (berber tent), perfectly equiped with electric solar energy and shower & 2nd night in a comfortable room in a hotel at Dades Gorges (Breakfast and dinner included).
- Pick up from your hotel or riad
- Private transportation with AC
- Driver / guide speaking French and English or Spanish
- Accommodation in an authentic hotel in Dades, private room with AC (cooler & heater), includes dinner and breakfast.
- Accommodation in a luxury bivouac in the dunes of Merzouga, private tent, dinner and breakfast included.
- Camel ride in the dunes of Merzouga.
What's not Included
- Local Guide in Ait Ben Haddou (Not mandatory)
- Foods and drinks
Know before you go
Bring comfortable shoes, warm clothes for the night, sun creme, a hat or cap, sunglasses.
Flexible : Cancel up to 3 Days in advance for a full refund
Map and itinerary
The map bellow indicate the itinerary of the activity.