3 Days Desert Excursions From Fes To Marrakesh via the High Atlas Mountains
Day 1: Fes – Ifran – Azrou – Midelt – Er-Rachidia – Erfoud – Merzouga
in this 3 days tour Your driver will meet you at your hotel to transport you to the desert village of Merzouga via Azrou, the cedar forests and Ziz gorge. This is an interesting route and you can stop for lunch in a Berber café. Your excursion will take you deeper south to the Sahara Desert for a camel trek into the beautiful Erg Chebbi dunes ,where you will spend the evening in a bivouac (camp), enjoy a Moroccan dinner, and sleep in a traditional Nomad camel hair tent.
Day 2: Merzouga – Rissani – Erfoud – Tinejdad – Tineghir – Todra Gorges – Boumalne Dades
Wake-up to a spectacular sunrise in the desert then You will return Back by camel to the hotel where youwill enjoy your breakfast and shower, then you take the way to travel to Tinerhir for lunch and to visit the dramatic Todra Gorges. Next you will continue through the Dades Valley to the spectacular “Valley of a Thousand Kasbahs” and on to the former French Foreign Legion outpost of Ouarzazate where you will spend the night at your Hotel or Riad in Dades Valley .
Day 3: Dadès gorges – El-Kelaâ M’Gouna – Ouarzazate – Aït BenHaddou – Tizi N’Tichka Pass – Marrakech
Enjoy breakfast and continue the journey to visit the UNESCO World Heritage Site of Aït Benhaddou that is situated on a hill along the Ouarzazate River. This beautiful example of southern Moroccan architecture has been used as a backdrop for over 20 films including Lawrence of Arabia, Jewel of the Nile, The Mummy, and Gladiator. You will then continue to Marrakech over the Tizi N’ Tichka Pass while enjoying superb views of the High Atlas Mountains and of the Berber villages. overnight at Marrakech hotel. End of our services