Duration: 4 Days 3 Nights
Location: Marrakech to Fes via Merzouga desert


Sahara desert adventure from Marrakech to Fes via Merzouga desert overview:

Morocco Sahara desert adventure from Marrakech to Fes including camel trekking in Merzouga Sahara desert and overnight stay in Sahara desert camp takes you on a breathtaking expedition in the south of Morocco through the Mountains of high Atlas with Berber villages , Kasbahs, Gorge, Canyon, Palm Groves.
Morocco Road Trips offer this 4 days Sahara desert adventure starting from Marrakech to Fes to people who love trails, off road trips including unique 4 Weels drive over the high dunes of Eg Chebbi in Merzouga desert to explore abandoned villages, visit to nomad Berber families in their tents. This 4 days desert trip to Fes from Marrakech is a fantastic way to enjoy the silence of Sahara desert, watch unlimited stars and swap stories around the campfire .

Marrakech to Fes  overnight Sahara desert  highlights :

Drive through Tizi n Tichka Pass 2260 meters altitude in the High Atlas Mountains
Visit UNESCO World Heritage site Kasbah Ait Ben Haddou.
Explore the UNESCO world heritage site of the Taourirt Kasbah and Film Studios in ouarzazate.
Discover the city of Ouarzazate, considered the gate of the Sahara Desert
Drive along the Valley of the Roses and the road of 1001 Kasbahs
Enjoy beautiful scenery of Dades gorges and Todra gorges
Take a short walks in Dades and Todra Gorges
Camel trekking across the dunes of Erg Chebbi in Merzouga sahara desert
Overnight in a Berber camp
Enjoy an authentic Moroccan dinner and sleep under the stars in Sahara desert
Visit the amazing cedar forest and wild monkeys in Azrou
Eplore Ziz Valley



Sahara desert adventure from Marrakech to Fes via Merzouga desert program :

Day 1:
Marrakech to Dades valley via Kasbah Ait Ben Haddou and Ouarzazate

Our  4 days /3 nights Sahara desert adventure from Marrakech to fes including overnight in Merzouga sahara desert camp starts at 7:00 am.  Our destination will be Dades Gorges via the High Atlas mountains Tizi n’Tichka pass, visit the Kasbah of Ait Ben Haddou with guide, and we stop for lunch in a local restaurant, after lunch we will drive to ouarzazate, or what we call Hollywood of Africa since it’s has been as well a very famous destination for film makers, after ouarzazate we will continue to valley of roses, and you spend the first night in a Moroccan typical hotel. Dinner and overnight at the hotel in Dades Gorges.

Day 2:
Dades Valley to Merzouga dunes & Camel trekking via Todra Gorges

After breakfast, we will leave the hotel in Dades gorges than heading to Merzouga desert where will spend the night. However, before we arrive there we will visit tinghir and todra gorges, which will be our first stop, 45 km from Dades Gorge. We are going to discover the fascinating views of the palm grove of todra valley and the Jewish quarter. We will continue to the highest part of the gorge which is 200 meters above sea level. A perfect place for a coffee break and a short walk.
Afterwards we will reach the Erg Chebbi dunes in Merzouga desert where we will arrive in time to watch the sunset. You will have the unique experience of a camel excursion in order to reach the desert camp and nomadic tents with all the facilities needed for a unique stay in the desert enjoying a memorable party with the Berbers drumming and singing around the camp fire and under the shining stars of the night in the desert sand dunes.

Day 3:
Merzouga – Erg Chebbi

This full day in the Sahara Desert will start by a jeep ( 4WD) tour for an unforgatable off road sahara desert adventure exploring the village of Khamlia or the African village where you will enjoy the Gnaoua music which is played by the locals, continue through the majestic sand dunes of erg chebbi to visit the nomads of the desert under their tents. In the evening we will drive back to the hotel for an overnight next to the dunes of Erg chebbi

Day 4:
Merzouga Sahara desert to Fez through Ifran

Wake up early morning to enjoy the sunrise over the dunes, possibly the best moment of Merzouga desert, followed by a typical breakfast in the desert camp of Merzouga, you will ride your camel back to the hotel where you have shower after shower you meet the driver and travel from Merzouga dunes to Fes via the beautiful Ziz valley, Errachida and Midelt. Lunch on the way and short break to watch the monkeys in cedar forests of the middle Atlas close to Azrou city at “Gourrou forests” than Fez. The 4 days desert adventure will end at your accomodation in Fes

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