6 Days Tour From Fes to Marrakech via Merzouga desert
DAY 1 : Fes
In this Best Tours into Morocco Fez, we will take you from the airport to your riad in Fez and. Then visit the new part of the city. In the first place, we will see the character and religious capital of Morocco. In fact, Fez was founded by Idris 1 in the twelfth century and was for years, the cultural capital and the focus of the united. So it is one of the imperial cities with more interest in history and handicrafts. In addition, it is one of the largest cities in the Arab world. Contains schools, the market (amazing in terms of quantity and seasoning of spices), Karauin, the oldest university in the world, mosques, squares, Andalusian district, pottery, palaces and museums. To go Fes is the capital of artisan Morocco. Finally after dinner, we will stay in riad.
DAY 2 : Fes - Ifrane - Azrou - Ziz valley - Merzouga
After breakfast we will start traveling south to Merzouga desert via Midelt and Errachidia. So, on this tours into morocco, your first stop will be at Ifrane city, referred to as "the Switzerland of Morocco", and then to Merzouga via Midlet and the Ziz Valley. During this journey you'll experience glimpses of the Middle Atlas and Higher Atlas mountains. Then stopping at the famous cedar forest – the largest one in Morocco. There you will have the opportunity to see the Barbarian apes. You'll notice how the scenery changes to reveal hints of the desert as you approach the Er Rachidia city. After lunch in Midelt, continue your Sahara Morocco tours along the spectacular Ziz Valley, stopping for panoramic views along the way. We will drive through Berber villages to Erfoud then to Rissani; the foundation of the Alaouite dynasty - the current ruling royal family in Morocco. Arriving in Merzouga at the end of the day, you'll be welcomed with a glass of mint tea and after you will go to see the sunset in the highest sand dunes in morocco. Overnight at our hotel where you will have your dinner.
DAY 3 : Exploring Merzouga Area
After breakfast in your hotel, we will start exploring the area. You will visit the Gnawa people, originally slaves brought from Sudan, to experience their music and lifestyle and the lake of Merzouga, with its bird populations. You may also want to visit the nomad wire house where many Berber handicrafts are priced lower than in the big cities. In the afternoon it’s time for your camel trek, ably guided by an experienced camel man where you will explore the sand sea of Merzouga desert. Dinner in front of the tent where you will spend the night the camp in equipped with flash-toilets and shower.
DAY 4 : Merzouga - Todra Gorge - Dades valley - Ouarzazate
After breakfast we continue our journey to Ouarzazate. Hence departure to Risani, old Sijilmassa , sourcing center of ancient caravans from the Sahara. Afterwards we continue the journey through a semi-desert landscape. Then we reach the oasis of Tinghir- possibly one of the most beautiful places in Morocco .Then we pass the Todra river, impressive gorges to reach over 300m. There we visit the village, we take the road of a thousand Kasbahs to Ouarzazate, to reach one of the most important cities of southern Morocco, known for its intense and cinematic activity, having to his credit films like Gladiator , Troy, the Mummy etc . Afterwards, visit of the kasbah of Taurirt . Finally We will enjoy our Best Sahara Tours Fes, with dinner and we stay overnight at the hotel.
DAY 5 : Ouarzazate - Ait Benhaddou - Marrakech
After breakfast, we will start our trip by a visit of cinema studios found in Ouarzazate which is regarded as Hollywood of Africa. Subsequently we will visit the all inclusive Heritage Site of Ait Benhaddou Kasbah as it has been named by Unesco in 1987. Ait Benhaddou is the World Heritage site that has been utilized as a setting for more than 20 movies incorporating “Gladiator” “Indiana Jones” and “Lawrence of Arabia”. Revel in a stroll to investigate the universal Moroccan style of construction modeling in which the Kasbahs are constructed. We proceed our approach to Marrakesh through the High Atlas Mountains and Tizi n’tichka pass. Stop for lunch up the center of the Atlas Mountains. Drop off at your riad or hotel in Marrakech.
DAY 6 : Marrakech Guided Tour
Today is free in Marrakech and there is no shortage of things to do. You might wish to visit the largest mosque in Marrakech, Koutoubia, or venture through the souks and old streets of the medina. After bartering for souvenirs, there will be time for a short visit to the Koranic School and Museum of Marrakech. After this, you can unwind by taking a ½ hour calèche ride (a bright green horse-drawn carriage) to the Jardin Majorelle. These tranquil gardens are decorated throughout in indigo blue and were once owned by Yves St. Laurent, the perfect place to escape the hectic rush of the city. This evening it's common for the group to enjoy a final meal together on Djemma el Fna. *Hotel or Riad*
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What's Included :
- 4 nights accommodation in the category of hotel/Riad chosen
- Hotel pickup and drop-off where you want
- Hotel/riad overnight stays (Breakfast & Dinner)
- Private English Speaking driver throughout your Journey
- Vehicle air-conditioned luxury and comfort 4*4/minivan
- Service quality
- Camel Trekking & Night in Desert
- Camel Per person
- Marrakech Sightseeing Tour with a local guide
What's Excluded :
- Air fare travel
- Entrance to monuments
- Ait Ben Haddou Day Trip
- Ouzoud Waterfalls Day Trip
- Imlil Village Day Trip
- Essaouira City Day Trip
- Ourika valley Day Trip
- Day Trip to Fes city Tour
- Fes to Chefchaouen Day Trip
Tours From Fes
- 2 Days Morocco Tour to Merzouga Sahara Desert
- 3 Days Tour to Erg Chebbi Sahara Desert
- 3 Days to Marrakech via Merzouga Desert
- 4 Days Tour to Marrakech via Sahara Desert
- 5 Days Tour to Marrakech via Erg Chebbi Dunes
- 7 Days Trip to Merzouga Ending in Marrakech
- 12 Days Grand Tour to Imperial Cities & Sahara
Important Notes :
The price for the tours will be dependent on numbers, the higher the number of people in your party the lower the cost per person.
All accommodation will be private, you will only share vehicles, if applicable.
We are not liable for personal injury or loss of your own property. You should take reasonable care with your belongings at all times.