Excursion from Marrakech
Sahara and Fes
excursion from Marrakech to sahara and fez 3 days / 2 Nights
On this tour you will visit the most amazing part of the desert of Morocco and you will be able to contemplate some of the most impressive and different landscapes of the country. In a comfortable Toyota 4×4 or Minivan we will cross roads, dirt tracks, valleys, ports, gorges, dunes and villages with history.
Marrakech - Ait ben haddou - Skoura - Rose valley - Dades gorges
Morning departure via the highest pass in the Atlas mountains(2.260alt) Tizi-NTichka. You’ll stop at the famous kasbah of Ait Ben-haddou ( Unesco site), where many movies filmed the main ones, Lawrence of Arabia, Tea in The Sahara , Game of Thrones and Gladiator. On your way to Dades gorges you’ll see couple of Berber farmers in Skoura palms. Heading to gorges its here you’ll appreciate tranquility of Atlas mountains, have the chance to explore the scene of daily life of Berber-Nomads isolated by the quietness moutain. Check into the hotel
Dades gorges - Bomalne - Todra gorges - Tourog - Arfoud - Merzouga
Having breakfast at the hotel and walk little bit between the beautiful Canyons before heading to Merzouga, through an other kind of gorges named Toudra ones, where you’ll stop for a while to refersh yourself by bathing in the cold water of the river. Arrive to Merzouga Morocco’s only genuine Saharan Erg(250m high), one of the those huge, drifting expanses of sand dunes thattypify much of the Algerian Sahara. Your camels are load-up, It is here that you will ride off the ocean of the golden-sand. While traveling to your camp you’ll appreciate the pure beauty of the landscape. Dinner and overnight in the middle of the dunes under nomadic tent.
Merzouga - Arfoud - Ziz valley - Azrou - Ifrane - Fes
wake up to witness the beautiful scenery of sunrise from the top of the dunes of Erg Chebbi Merzouga, Breakfast will be served at Hotel and take a shower. After being done with Merzouga sightseeing, you’ll be transferred to Arfoud. Heading to Fez through Ziz valley rich by palms groves, Midelt for lunch and the the famed Middle Atlas cedar forest with its Barbery apes. Late afternoon arrival to Fes, drop off at your riad/hotel with amazing stories and unforgettable memories in your mind. Check into the hotel and end of the trip…
- Pick up and drop off to your accommodation
- 3 days exclusive services of a vehicle with AC
- 3 days services of an English speaking driver/guide
- 1 night en-suite accommodation in Dades valley
- 1 night desert camp under nomad tent
- Camel ride to the camp( one camel each person)
- Sand-boarding in the dunes
- 2 dinners and breakfasts
- Entrance/Activity Fees
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