Shared three days desert tour from Marrakech to Fes
Marrakech to Fes
Sitting cosily in the northern a part of Morocco will be the capital of scotland – Fes, an ancient capital with the sunny nation. Fes is a living, breathing entity of Moroccan culture in their purest form but also the universal western type of peace and acceptance. Fes is present in UNESCO’s World Heritage for the historic roots. It can be a major centre for leather tanning since medieval ages. The practice have not changed much since its evolution. From Marrakech to Fes , this desert tour enables you to travel between these two cities and also at the same time frame experience an exceptional desert adventure. This desert trip is available in 3 days version via merzouga and erg chebbi . It includes camel trekking.
Day 1: Marrakech – Ait ben haddou -Tinghir ( 7 hours drive )
Your Marrakech to Fes Morocco Desert Trip will depart from a hotel or riad at 07h30 AM to Kasbah AiT Ben Hadou through Tizi Ntichka pass and also the high Atlas Mountains. Numerous stops is going to be made in the process. Visit the UNESCO world heritage Kasbah Ait Ben Haddou, that was also served as being a set for various Hollywood blockbusters. We always Tinghir via Ouarzazate
Dinner and overnight at the Hotel Bougafer
Day 2: Tinghir – Merzouga ( 4 hours drive )
After breakfast, today’s journey will start by driving across the road of 1001 Kasbahs to Tinghir oasis. You will probably be enjoying the amazing scenery on the way in the remaining of fortified villages which were hosting the caravan roads until early 2Oth century. Upon arrival at Tinghir, which has been a military post throughout the French occupation, we’ll deviate into a secondary way to the oasis. Feel free to walk next towards the stream and observe the locals farming and herding their cattle. You walk can certainly at one with the magnificent scenes of one’s tour: Todgha Gorges. After lunch at one in the local cafés, we still Rissani, which can be one in the holiest towns in Morocco since the actual dynasty ruling Morocco » The Alaouites » is originated here, and its particular founder is buried locally. Rissani can be famous being a starting point of the ancient caravan roads crossing the Sahara desert all the way to Tomboctou.
From here, we will cross some rocky terrain all the way to Merzouga, where our camel caravan is going to be expecting us. Enjoy a camel ride over Erg Chebbi dunes to view a fantastic sunset, before we come back to our Sahara desert camp, nestled in the middle of nowhere.
Enjoy dinner under the stars while entertained by our local nomads hosts playing their drums for hours.
Day 3: Merzouga – Fes ( 8 hours drive )
After an hour sunrise camel trek, enjoy your breakfast on the camp operator’s lodge I’m Merzouga, you will incorporate some time for it to freshen up when you say good bye for the rest from the group driving returning to Marrakech and meet a new driver to Fes. After you’ve set up in your van ( max of 6 passengers ), depart on a long drive to Fes crossing the Ziz Vlley through Errachidia which will be the capital of Tafilalt region, and that we carry on and Midelt where we are going to have lunch at leisure before we keep driving over the Middle Atlas Mountians having its Cedar Forests and Berber towns of Imouzzar and Ifran. We go to Fes aproximate 06:00 pm.
Your shared Marrakech to Fes desert tour can easily having a go away at the Fes riad or hotel of one’s choice.