7 Days Morocco desert tour from Fes
- 7 Days 6 Nights
- Tour From Fes
7 Days Morocco desert tour from Fes:
7 Days Morocco desert tour from Fes to visit the most essential and mythical cities of Morocco, it will be an unforgettable experience, exotic and full of color. Marrakech is an untouchable city of great variety and contrast; so much so, that if you walk through the new and old areas, they look like different cities. Although not everything is handicraft in Fez, and inside its medina, we can contemplate real jewels of buildings like the madrasa of Bou Inania, the mosque To the Karaouine or the mausoleum of Mulay Idrís. Cross the beautiful atlas that will take us to the great and captivating golden dunes of Merzouga. You will also enjoy magnificent landscapes of the area with large palm groves, hamadas, dromedaries, Berber villages made of adobe for which time seems to have passed, enigmatic Kasbahs, mountain passes and many other landscapes typical of this area.
- Explore two imperial cities of Morocco Fes and Marrakesh
- Stroll the sand dunes of Erg chebbi by camels
- Spend a romantic night in desert camp under nomadic tents
- Visit the todra and dades gorges
- Visit the fortified unesco village of ait ben haddou
- Enjoy the beautiful desert and mountain landscapes during the tour
- Visit the blue city Chefchaouen; the 6th best world destination
- Explore the city of Fes and its colorful Medina of Local guide
- Visit the city of Meknes and enjoy its amazing gates and fortified walls
- Meeting Point: At your hotel or Airport.
- Starting Location: Fes
- Ending Location: Marrakech
Included in tour
- Private Transport with A/C 4x4 or Van
- Professional Driver/Guide
- Car Fuel
- 6 Nights in Riad & Kasbah (Dinner & Breakfast)
- Camel Ride in Desert
- Sandboarding in Dunes (Free & Optional)
- 1 Night in Desert (Dinner & Breakfast)
- Guided tour in the cities of: Fes, Chefchaouen, Meknes
- Flight tickets
Day 1 Arrival in Fes airport – Guided tour in the medina
Arrival in Fes, you will be assisted by an English speaking guide, and then you will be transferred to the agreed hotel, then, meet your guide with driver again for a full day dedicated exclusively to visit the city of Fez. We will start with a visit to the mountains that surround this beautiful city; visit the high doors of the Royal Palace made of bronze, then continue through the medina to discover the Medersas (Koranic schools) and taking a walk through the colorful alleys of the Medina enjoying the aromas and spices. You will explore the wooden, artisans workshops, dyers of Fes, which considered the largest in the whole Morocco, after exploring the city, you will have the opportunity to take some amazing photos from the Fes overview point and then have a free time before driving back to you hotel or Riad. Overnight and Dinner in Riad.
Day 2 Fes – Rif Mountains – Chefchaouen (the blue city)
After breakfast, we will head to the blue town of Chefchaouen, which we will discover in the company of a local guide to make a complete visit to this charming mountain town. We will walk through its narrow streets, among its old houses painted deep blue. Besides, we will contemplate its beautiful panoramic views. Dinner and breakfast in a charming riad.
Day 3 Chefchaouen – Volubilis – Meknes
Meet your driver again at your Riad after breakfast to start a new explorative journey, we will drive through the Rif mountains enjoying the blue washed berber villages settled at the middle or top of mountains, continue towards Moulay Idriss and Volubilis, an ancient Roman city, declared a UNESCO World Heritage Site, after exploring Volubilis we will continue to reach Meknes, an ancient and elegant imperial city surrounded by kilometers of imposing walls. Visit the most significant monuments including the beautifully decorated Bab Mansour Gate, the water cistern, the remains of the Palace, the mausoleum and the mosque dedicated to Moulay Ismail, the ancient ruler of Meknes and the Kingdom of Morocco, as well as the Jewish quarter. Overnight and Dinner in Riad.
Day 4 Meknes – Ifrane – Azrou – Midelt – Ziz valley – Merzouga Desert Dunes
After having breakfast in the Riad, we will go to Ifran, known as the Switzerland of Morocco, after a photo stop in Ifran, we will heaf to the forest of Azrou where we will stop to enjoy watching the monkeys climb the cedars trees and then continue our visit to the city of Midelt; The town of Midelt is considered as the commercial center of the agricultural region and is famous as much for the high cultivation of apples as the number of carpets that it commercializes, stop for lunch in a local restaurant, before heading south towards the desert, crossing the ZIZ Valley and its breathtaking gorges. Our journey will continue, after some memorable photos over the great palm grove of Ziz, through the old road of caravan. Later, we will arrive in the Desert Dunes, where we will spend the night in a hotel.
Day 5 MERZOUGA Desert Tour - TOUR OF ERG CHEBBI – Berber family:
Full day will be dedicated to the discovery of the region of Merzouga with the Erg tour: we will explore the natural fossils of the desert, the village of Tissrdmine where many films were shooting the black desert with its volcanic stones including a visit to a nomad family. We will then visit the town of Khamlia, famous for its inhabitants from Black Africa, we will enjoy a moments listening to their music Gnawa. Returning to Merzouga, you can enjoy the peace of the desert in the hotel on the edge of the dunes waiting for your camels, at the fixed time, you will ride camels to start a new adventure in a camel trek caravan to assist to a lifetime sunset over the huge sand dunes of Erg Chebbi and spend a romantic night in desert camp under berber tents or starry sky. Dinner and overnight at desert camp.
Day 6 Merzouga Desert dunes – Rissani – Todra Gorge – Dades Gorge
Early wake up to enjoy a such beautiful and unique sunrise over the golden dunes, then, ride camels or jeep back to Merzouga village where you will meet your driver again for a new journey, departure for Erfoud, where we will stop to admire the processing of fossils, after a short visit we will continue towards Todra Gorges, incredible gorges carved in the mountain, over 300 meters high. Walk through the gorges and after lunch in local restaurant, we will drive through the Dades Valley, called the valley of a thousand kasbahs due to the numerous buildings typical of this region, in mud and straw, which served as fortresses to protect the inhabitants from raiding attacks. Arrival in the Dades gorges, visit the canyons and then accommodation in the hotel. Overnight and dinner at the hotel
Day 7 Dades Gorge - Roses valley - kasbah Amridil – Ouarzazate – Kasbah ait Benhaddou – the High Atlas Mountains – Marrakech
After breakfast, we leave for Ouarzazate through the beautiful rose valley. In Ouarzazate; we will visit another world heritage site, Kasbah Taourirt, which was once the home of the ruler of Marrakech and south east the Pasha El Glaoui. If you want you can also visit the famous film studios of Ouarzazate, the largest in Africa. Ouarzazate is, in fact, also defined as African Hollywood. Then you continue visit one of the famous Kasbahs in the world, the fortified village Ksar ait ben haddou, here many famous movies were shot, such as Gladiator, Games of throne, Lawrence of Arabia, …. Here we will stop for lunch in a local restaurant overlooking the Kasbah, before heading to Marrakech through the high Atlas Mountains and the Tizi n'Tichka pass, at an altitude of 2260 meters. Along the very scenic road to reach Marrakech, we will be able to see breathtaking views and numerous Berber villages clinging to the mountains, arrival in Marrakech at the end of the afternoon, Accommodation in Riad inside the medina, free dinner and overnight stay in a Riad.