Trip duration: 4 days – 3 nights
Category: Private trip Marrakech to Fes
Day 1: Marrakech – Tizi N’tichka Pass – Ait Benhaddou – Ouarzazate – Kelaa M’gouna – Dades Gorges:
We will pick you up from your hotel in Marrakech, and start our 4 Days Marrakech to Fes desert tour by driving to Ait Benhaddou over the mountains of high Atlas passing through Tizi N’tichka pass (2260 m altitude). We will visit the Kasbah of Ait Benhaddou and stop for lunch in a local restaurant. In the Afternoon we will drive to Ouarzazate and stop near the Atlas film studios for a photo then continue to the city center for a panoramic view of the kasbah of Taourirt. Here, we will finish our first day with a drive to Dades canyons via the rose valley and Kalaat M’gouna which is the capital of the Rose. Upon arrival at our hotel in Dades gorges, we will be welcomed with a glass of tea before check-in. Dinner and night included.
Day 3: Private desert day tour includes “Nomad visit, Khamlia Village, Dunes discovering”:
This is a complete desert day. Since we are in the middle of the sand dunes, it`s absolutely worth getting up early to contemplate the most spectacular sunrise we’ll ever see at the top of a dune close to the camp and enjoy this landscape that is a gift of nature. After sunrise, we return for our breakfast at the camp restaurant. Then we’ll skirt the Erg Chebbi, great extension of a sandy desert where we can find the Big Dune of Morocco. which has more than 250 m high. We continue then by the road that was formerly used for the “Rally Dakar” and ends in the mountains that limit with Algeria. We will also take a stop at Tissardmin oasis where we can find fossil quarries still present in the area, we continue then by a road where we can see nomad settlements and learn their secrets and manners. The next stop will be at a viewpoint to contemplate the hole Erg Chebbi. We`ll reach then Kamilia Village, originally from Mali, where we´ll take a relaxing cup of tea meanwhile we listen to a concert of the spiritual music of Gnawa. Transfer to your accommodation and a free afternoon to enjoy the town or the dunes next to the hotel to see the sunset. Dinner and night at the hotel.
Day 4: Merzouga Desert – Ziz Valley – Cedar forest and monkey troupes of Azrou – Fes:
After breakfast, we start our last day to the north through the Tafilalet palm grove, the biggest in the world. we´ll see thousands of palm trees along the 20km of road. This way leads us to the Ziz valley, which river comes down from the high Atlas that waters the palm grove. Here we take a stop and from this high viewpoint, enjoy a magnificent view of the valley and the town of Aoufous.
We make another stop in Midelt, just in the heart of the Atlas where we’ll have free time for lunch and rest for a while. In the afternoon we continue our way through the Cedar Woods, where we´ll see monkeys. The next place we´ll visit is the city of Ifrane, situated in the northwestern slope of the Middle Atlas at 1630 meters above the water level. Its broad avenues, its urban development with perfect cleanness, the gardens, the green areas, and its architecture make this city look like a Swiss town. Ifrane feels misplaced in Morocco. That’s why it´s named Moroccan Switzerland. It has an important ski resort, Michlifen, About 6 pm we arrive at Fez, transfer to the hotel. End of our 4 Days Marrakech to Fes desert tour.
4 days Marrakech to Fes desert tour includes list:
– Airport arrival pick up
– Private 4×4 Vehicle with Luxury interior & AC
– WiFi Hotspot during your trip
– Private English speaking driver
– Guided visit to Ait Benhaddou Kasbah
– Accommodation “Bed, Dinner, Breakfast”
– Camel trekking “1 Camel P/P”
– 1 Night in Luxury desert camp
– Private desert day tour
– Airport departure pick up “Only if your departure is the next day after the trip”.
Marrakech to Fes desert tours options:
– Extendable to 5 days, 6 days or more.
– Foreign currency payment is acceptable
– The price can be changed according to the number of persons
– Accommodation can be changed if there is no availability
– We accept deposit payment via PayPal for trip confirmation before 3 days or more.
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