4 days Desert Experience from Fes to Merzouga
4-Day Tour: Fes to Merzouga desert
· Day 1: Fes - Azrou - Merzouga Camel excursion + night in Sahara Desert
Departure to Merzouga via Ifrane- also known as the Switzerland of Morocco, and through the forest of Azrou where you can enjoy watching monkeys climb the cedars and then continue via the Middle Atlas mountains and the Ziz valley and its gorges and Errachidia. We arrive at Merzouga where the high dunes of Erg Chebbi. In the hotel we will leave what do not need and expect the dromedaries for a ride into the desert, while the sun sets, until you reach the khaimas camp in the middle of the desert of high dunes, where we spend the night in nomadic tents. Dinner and overnight in camp under the stars of the desert.
· Day 2: Merzouga Sahara Erg chebbi Night in desert camp
In the morning you will take a good breakfast before a 2-hour journey to get to our new destination. We’ll make a stop of one hour and a half for lunch under the shade of a Tamariz tree- typical of the desert. After lunch, we will continue our camels trek toward the property of a nomadic family where we will spend the night and interact with them.
· Day 3: Merzourga – Rissani – Gorges of Todra – Valley of the Dades
You cannot miss to enjoy a sunrise while in the desert! On this day we will wake up early morning to see the sunrise in the desert then we will take the camels back to the hotel where we can take a shower and breakfast. We depart in the direction of Rissani, the origin of the Alawite dynasty and first imperial city of Morocco. We will take the road in the direction of Erfoud, rich in black stones and marine fossils (if you want, we can stop at a factory of fossils) and you will arrive to the Palmeraie of Tafilalet. We will visit the gorges of todra and the Valley of Dades. Dinner and overnight at a Hotel.
· Day 4: the Dades Valley – Valley of the Roses – Skoura – Marrakech
Leaving the valley behind and taking the route of the ‘Thousand Kasbahs’, passing through the stunning valley of the Roses to arrive to the palm grove of Skoura, where the most famous kasbah of the area is. Visit Ouarzazate Kasbah of Ait Benhaddou. From this point we will begin the path to return to Marrakesh. Arrival to your accommodation in Marrakech and this will be end of our private tour. Have a nice trip back home.
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