5 Days Fes To Marrakech Desert Trip

5 Days Fes To Marrakech Desert Trip overview:

During your 5 Days Fes To Marrakech Desert Trip. Traveling from Fes to Marrakech via the desert is a popular route in Morocco. Here is an overview of a 5-day trip from Fes: Embark on an unforgettable 5 days from Fes, immersing yourself in the captivating beauty of Morocco’s landscapes. This enchanting 5 Days from Fes Itinerary, where you’ll be greeted by your expert guide.

Traverse the picturesque Middle Atlas Mountains, passing through charming Berber villages and the cedar forests of Azrou. As you venture southward, make stops at Midelt and Erfoud, known for their unique offerings of fossil workshops. Finally, you’ll reach Merzouga desert, the gateway to the Sahara Desert. Marvel at the sunrise over the Erg Chebbi dunes, venture on a camel trek through the sandy expanse, and engage with a nomadic family in their traditional tent.

On this 5-Day from Fes To Marrakech desert trip, you will have time for Sandboarding, and stargazing under the desert sky will provide moments of pure joy. Continuing, explore the awe-inspiring Todra Gorge and the captivating rock formations of the Dades Valley. Discover the UNESCO World Heritage Site of Ait Benhaddou and the film studios of Ouarzazate. Finally, journey through the breathtaking High Atlas Mountains, arriving in the vibrant city of Marrakech.

5 Days in Morocco from Fes to Marrakech Desert Trip Info:

+ Duration: 5 Days & 4 Nights
+ Departure: 08:00 am
+ Starting Location: Fes
+ Ending Location: Marrakech

5 Days Morocco desert Fes to Marrakech trip highlights:

During your 5 Days from Fes to Marrakech Desert Trip you will visit the best places: offering a mix of stunning natural scenery and cultural highlights:

  • Traverse the Middle Atlas Mountains
  • On the way, stop at Ifrane.
  • Visit the nearby town of Azrou.
  • See the famous cedar forests.
  • Continue to Midelt.
  • Drive through the Ziz Valley.
  • Wake up early to watch the sunrise.
  • Take a camel ride through the desert.
  • Visit a traditional nomad camp.
  • Drive to Rissani.
  • Continue to the Todgha Gorge.
  • Drive along the scenic Dades Valley.
  • Visit the Rose Valley.
  • Continue to Skoura Oasis.
  • Visit the Kasbah Amridil.
  • Drive to Ouarzazate.
  • Continue to Ait Benhaddou, a UNESCO World Heritage Site.
  • Explore the Kasbah and its winding streets.
  • Drive to Telouet to visit the Kasbah Telouet.
  • Drive to Marrakech and check into your accommodation in the afternoon.

5 Days Desert Trip from Fes to Marrakech Itinerary:

Day 1: Fes – Ifrane – Medelt – Erfoud – Merzouga Dunes

Day one of your 5 Days Desert Trip from Fes to Marrakech starts after breakfast, Our expert driver will pick you up from your Riad in Fez at the agreed meeting place to begin your 5 days from Fes to Marrakech desert trip, traverse the Middle Atlas Mountains, passing through charming Berber villages. Visit Ifrane, a charming town known as the “Switzerland of Morocco”. Explore the cedar forests of Azrou, home to Barbary macaques.

We’ll drive down to the town of Medelt where we will stop for lunch. Continuing south through the pass of Tizi n’Talghemt. Continue driving through the Ziz Valley and Erfoud crossing some areas known by funds product “ Botchrafin ” and eventually reach Merzouga Sahara desert with the golden stacks of Erg Chebbi. Finally, you’ll reach Merzouga, the gateway to the Sahara Desert.

Marvel at the sunrise over the majestic Erg Chebbi dunes, venture on a camel trek through the sandy expanse, enjoy a Sahara camel ride to the Sahara desert camp, you’ll enjoy a traditional Moroccan dinner, and spend the night in a desert camp, where you’ll have dinner and spend the night under the stars, a Berber evening with home– cooked food, music.

Day 2: Merzouga – Desert Tour – Merzouga desert camp experience

On day two of the 5-Day from Fes To Marrakech desert trip, wake up early to watch the sunrise over the dunes of the Sahara Desert and wake up early to witness the breathtaking sunrise over the dunes. Explore the Erg Chebbi dunes on a camel trek, an iconic desert experience. Then have breakfast at the desert camp. then go on a thrilling 4×4 off-road adventure to visit the nomadic families living in the Sahara desert.

Visit the old mines of Mfis, a place that once flourished with the extraction of different minerals, including fossils. Drive to the village of Tissardmine and visit its art galleries, which feature works by local artists. Continue our Merzouga Desert Tour to the Khamlia village, known for its Gnawa music, and enjoy a performance by local musicians. Enjoy a traditional lunch in the heart of this great village.

Visit the nearby village of Hassi Labied and the nearby town of Rissani, known for its traditional markets and ancient ruins, the town of Rissani, located about 30 km from Merzouga. The market is held every Tuesday, Thursday, and Sunday and is a great place to shop for spices, textiles, and other local products. Return to Merzouga in the evening and check back into your hotel in the deep of the Sahara.

Day 3: Erg Chebbi – Rissani – Todra Gorges 

On the 3rd day of the 5-day trip from Fes to Marrakech via Merzouga desert, after lunch at your hotel. Drive from Merzouga to Rissani, which is about 40 kilometers away. Rissani is a historic town known for its traditional souk, where you can buy local crafts, spices, and food, and visit the Mausoleum of Moulay Ali Cherif, the founder of the Alaouite dynasty.

From Rissani, we drive to Toudgha Valley, a scenic valley known for its towering cliffs and winding riverbeds. You will explore the valley by walking and visiting the local Berber villages to experience their traditional way of life. Continue our 5-day itinerary from Fes to Marrakech along the Dades Valley, which is about 70 kilometers away. The Dades Valley is a spectacular canyon with towering rock formations and a river running through it. Spend the night in a hotel in this marvelous location.

Day 4: Todra Gorges – Dades Valley – Skoura – Ouarzazate

On the 4 days of our 5 Days Desert Trip Fes to Marrakech via Merzouga. After Breakfast at the hotel, continue our 5-day Fes tour from Dades Valley to Marrakech via Rose Valley, a lush oasis famous for its fragrant rose gardens and traditional Berber villages. After we drive to Ouarzazate, and the Atlas Mountains are a great way to experience the diverse landscapes and rich culture of Morocco. Ouarzazate is a city known as the “Hollywood of Morocco” for its role in numerous film productions. Visit Atlas Studio. Arrive in Ouarzazate city for dinner and overnight at the hotel.

Day 5: Ouarzazate – Ait Benhaddou – Atlas Mountains – Marrakech

This is the last day of the Fes to Marrakech Desert Trip 5 Days in Morocco, begin after breakfast in Ouarzazate, by exploring the Hollywood of Africa. Visit the great Taourirt Kasbah, After about an hour’s drive from Ouarzazate, you’ll reach Ait Benhaddou, a UNESCO World Heritage Site and a popular filming location for movies like Gladiator and Game of Thrones. Have lunch at a local restaurant in Ait Benhadou.

After lunch, you’ll head into the beautiful Atlas Mountains, one of Morocco’s most scenic regions. The road winds through breathtaking landscapes, offering panoramic views of valleys, traditional Berber villages, and snow-capped peaks (depending on the season). Stop at the Tizi n’Tichka Pass, a high mountain pass that offers breathtaking views of the surrounding landscapes.

Take a break here to enjoy the magnificent views and capture some photos. and offers stunning views of the surrounding landscape. On the way down from the pass, you’ll have the opportunity to stop at a local Berber village. Experience the warm hospitality of the villagers and savor traditional Moroccan cuisine. Arrive in Marrakech and drop off in your Riad,  this is the end of our service.

5 Days desert trip from Fes to Marrakech Inclusion and Exclusion:

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What To Bring For The 5 Days from Fes to Marrakech Desert Trip?

  • Hat.
  • Camera.
  • Sunblock & Sunglasses.
  • Comfortable shoes.
  • Warm clothes in winter.
  • Cotton clothes in summer.
  • Umbrella.
  • Valid passport for 6 months.

Know Before You Go for 5 Days from Fes to Marrakech Desert Trip:

Additional info about the 5 Days Fes to Marrakech Desert Trip:

  • Confirmation will be received at the time of booking.
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult.
  • Vegetarian options are available, please let us know at the time of booking if required.
  • Alcoholic drinks (available to purchase).
  • It can be cold at night and in the winter so please bring appropriate clothing.
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate.
  • Quad & Buggy driving in dunes are not included in the price but is possible to add them as an extra.

Payment Methods for the 5 Days Fes to Marrakech Desert Trip:

How to book?

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How to pay for the tour

To confirm the 5 Days from Fes to Marrakech Desert Trip or activity, we require a small deposit to be paid over PayPal to our account, the balance is due in cash at the pick-up, to be paid to your driver in Dollars or equivalent in Euros or dirhams.

Is it possible to pay the total with PayPal

Normally we ask for the balance payments in cash because PayPal also has many transaction fees and operational delays since it’s an international institution. We can in some cases accept the full payment via PayPal however a 5% fee will be applied to cover the extra transaction charges. In case you are considering this method, it is best to arrange the payment before the tour.

Cancelation Policy:

For a full refund, cancel at least 15 days in advance of the start date of the experience.

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