3day Marrakech Sahara Fes
The 3day Marrakech Sahara Fes trip, will take us from Marrakech to Atlas Mountains. Our first stop will be the visit Ait Ben Haddou Kasbah. A very famous Ksar where different movies were filmed, then have the overnight in Dades Valley. This day Marrakech Sahara Fes, will continue to Merzouga where to have the camel ride and spend a night in a Berber tent. The last last, we will drive to Fez via Ziz Valley and Cedar forests.
Day 01: Marrakech – Dades Valley:
Our expert Moroccan Tour Guide will pick you up at your Riad in Marrakech at 8 am, then start our amazing ” 3day Marrakech Sahara Fes” trip to the Dades Valley. We stop in different views for pictures and drive thought Tizin’tichka pass crossing dramatic landscapes of high Atlas mountains; which peaks at 2260m then Ait Ben Haddou Kasbah; considered as a world heritage, Kella M’Gouna; the rose valley, Boumalen Dades famous by its Dades Valley where we will have our first night.
Day 02: Dades Valley – Merzouga – Sand Dunes:
Departure from Dades Valley 8:00 a.m to Merzouga via Tinerhir, then we will have the opportunity to visit and enjoy Moroccan grand canyon”Todra Gorges” and it’s amazing vast Valley, from there to the palm trees oasis of Tinejdad and Touroug; the old canal of irrigation used in the desert area, Erfoud with the natural fossils places (ammonites and trilobites…etc).
By the evening, we will drive the way to Merzouga Desert(Erg Chebbi Desert), the largest dunes in the Sahara desert. The dunes are a strikingly strange natural formation. On the top of the flattest area, you could imagine, suddenly a long mountain of sand rises. This mountain is surrounded by flat and desolate nature on all sides, and you could end up wondering if it really is real.
Upon arrival, you will switch the car by camels for an exhilarating journey into the spectacular high dunes and have a chance to see one of the most beautiful sunsets of your lifetime. You will venture into the waves of golden sands until you reach a perfect viewing spot for one of nature’s greatest shows, and be astounded by the peace and calm as well as the changing colors of the landscape. For adventurous travelers, it is a perfect time for desert sandboarding.
As another day comes to an end, we will continue our camel trekking adventure to our fixed desert camp where we’ll experience a traditional Berber night with the special atmosphere of the desert and the incredible constellations of stars. Tonight’s experience will be one to remember. After a hot shower in your private desert tent, you will enjoy a tasty dinner cooked by the locals, then it is time for the local music around the campfire, and have free time to enjoy the stary sky.
Our desert camp is located in a quiet secluded place surrounded by sand dunes of Erg Chebbi. The tents are decorated with traditional lamps and are well equipped with mattresses, blankets and pillows and hot showers with private bathrooms.
Day 03: Merzouga – Fes via cedar forests:
Before sunrise, you will be woken up to climb the sand dunes for fantastic photo opportunities. We will have your breakfast in your Sahara Desert Camp then make our way back to the meeting point and set off for Fez. En route, we will pass through Arfoud, Errachidia, the Ziz Valley, Meditlt, the cedar forests and monkey troupes of Azrou, and Ifrane, before we drop you back at your raid/hotel in Fez.
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