3 Days from Fes to Merzouga Desert Tour


Best 3 Days from Fes to Merzouga Desert Itinerary Overview:

A 3-day tour from Fes to Merzouga desert typically includes visits to historical sites, natural landmarks, and cultural experiences. A 3 days from Fes to Merzouga desert itinerary offers an extended adventure in the desert, allowing you to immerse yourself in the stunning landscapes and cultural experiences of Morocco. Here’s an overview of what you can expect:

Setting off from Fes, you’ll be enchanted by the scenic beauty of the Middle Atlas Mountains. Stop in Ifrane, known as the Switzerland of Morocco, and visit the cedar forest in Azrou. Delight in the company of Barbary macaque monkeys and soak in the alpine atmosphere. As you continue your adventure, relish a delicious lunch in Midelt, surrounded by the majestic High Atlas Mountains.

Travel through the Ziz Valley and arrive in Erfoud, a town famous for its fossils, and date plantations, before arriving in Merzouga. Experience the magic of a sunset camel trek into the stunning Erg Chebbi dunes, where you’ll enjoy dinner and spend the night in a traditional Berber desert camp. Wake up to witness the majestic sunrise over the dunes, and indulge in a hearty breakfast.

Explore the Sahara Desert further. Immerse yourself in the nomadic lifestyle, and see how the lovely Nomads’ families live and the amazing changing contrasts of the Sahara desert. Visit the bustling town of Rissani, and enjoy another Desert camel trek back to Merzouga. Begin your return 3-day Fes Desert Trip to Merzouga, relishing the scenic landscapes, and arrive in Fes, filled with memories of an extraordinary Sahara Desert adventure. Learn about the stunning lifestyle of the local nomads in the Sahara, and we’ll visit some Berber villages on the way.

Best 3 Days from Fes to Merzouga Desert Tour Itinerary info:

+ Duration: 3 Days & 2 Nights
+ Departure: 08:00 am
+ Starting Location: Fes
+ Ending Location: Fes

Fes to Merzouga itinerary 3 Days Desert Tour Highlights:

A 3 Days desert trip from Fes to Merzouga itinerary can be a wonderful way to experience the beauty of the Moroccan desert. Here are the Fes Desert Tour 3 Days highlights you can expect to see along the way:

  • Drive south through the Middle Atlas Mountains.
  • Stop at Ifrane.
  • Visit the cedar forests of Azrou.
  • Spot the friendly Barbary macaque monkeys.
  • Continue driving through the Ziz Gorges.
  • Arrive in Merzouga, at the edge of the Sahara Desert.
  • Spend the nights in a desert camp
  • Enjoy a camel trek
  • Witness the sunset over the dunes.
  • Have a traditional Moroccan dinner.
  • listening to live Berber music.
  • Watch the sunrise over the Sahara Desert.
  • Desert adventure to visit the families living in the desert.
  • Visit the old mines of Mfis and other villages
  • Enjoy a Berber lunch in the heart of the desert.
  • Visit the oasis town of Rissani.
  • Return to Fes in the evening, when your tour will come to an end.

Fes to Merzouga itinerary 3 days Sahara Desert Tour:

Day 1: Fes – Ifrane – Azrou – Merzouga – Night in the desert camp

On day one of the Fes to Merzouga itinerary 3 days desert tour, our expert driver will pick you up from your Riad in Fez at the agreed meeting place to begin your 3-day tour from Fes to Merzouga desert adventure stint to the Beautiful Sahara Desert which finishes in the Fes. Scenic drive through the Middle Atlas Mountains, enjoying the beauty of cedar forests, charming villages, and picturesque valleys.

On the way, you’ll pass through several interesting towns and landscapes, including passing by the Berber villages. You’ll make stops in Ifrane, known as “Little Switzerland,” for its European-style architecture and ski resorts. and Azrou, a home to Barbary macaques and stunning views. renowned for its cedar forest and friendly Barbary macaque monkeys. Take in the unique atmosphere and have an opportunity to interact with the monkeys.

We’ll drive down to the town of Medelt where you’ll enjoy a delicious lunch while taking in the scenic mountain views. Continuing south through the pass of Tizi n’Talghemt, the potent Ziz Valley will be on our right side to the desert with thousands of win trees. Continue through the Ziz Valley, famous for its palm groves, date plantations, and captivating landscapes. We’ll pass through Erfoud crossing some areas known by funds product “ Botchrafin ” and eventually reach Merzouga Sahara desert with the golden stacks of Erg Chebbi.

Once you arrive in Merzouga, a small village located on the edge of the Sahara Desert, you’ll see the changes that reveal the approaching desert, enjoy a Sahara camel ride to the desert, to Witness the magical colors of the desert as the sun sets, and the tranquil ambiance. Spend the night in a desert camp, savoring a delicious dinner, enjoying local music, and sleeping under the vast starry sky. Enjoying music, and horselaugh with our Berber Sahara team.

Day 2: Merzouga – Sahara Desert journey

On day two of the 3 Days Desert Tour Fes to Merzouga itinerary. Wake up early to witness the awe-inspiring sunrise over the desert dunes. The golden hues cast a magical spell over the landscape, creating a truly memorable experience. Then have breakfast at the desert camp. then go on a thrilling 4×4 off-road Sahara Desert adventure to visit the nomadic families living in the Sahara desert, and 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. You can hike in the dunes, visit nearby villages, learn about the local Berber culture, and capture incredible photographs. 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 nomadic village of Taous and learn about traditional nomadic lifestyles.

Visit the nearby village of Hassi Labied and explore its traditional Berber architecture. Explore the nearby town of Rissani, known for its traditional markets and historical significance. Explore the vibrant souks and perhaps indulge in some shopping for souvenirs. 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 check back into your hotel in the deep of the Sahara, and enjoy a traditional Moroccan dinner where you’ll spend the second night. Day two of the 3 Days Fes to Merzouga itinerary has finished.

Day 3: Merzouga – Errachidia – Ziz Valley – Medelt – Fes

On day three of the 3 Days Fes to Merzouga Desert Trip itinerary, wake up to watch and enjoy the beautiful breakfast over the Merzouga desert dunes. Depart from Merzouga meet your driver, and begin your 3-Day Fes Desert trip back to Fes, retracing your steps through the Middle Atlas Mountains and scenic landscapes, continue the  Fes to Merzouga Desert Tour towards Erfoud and visit the fossil museum to learn about the region’s rich fossil history.

Take a break along the way to enjoy a delicious lunch at a local restaurant or café. Depart from Erfoud and drive through the Ziz Valley, with its palm groves and stunning rock formations. Stop over in Midelt for a brief visit before continuing towards Fes. Arrive in Fes in the evening around 18:00 and transfer you to your hotel. Filled with memories of an extraordinary Sahara Desert adventure. The end of the 3-day itinerary from Fes to Merzouga Desert, hope you’ve enjoyed the Sahara desert tour from Fes with us. 

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What To Bring For 3 Days Itinerary from Fes to Merzouga Desert?

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

Before You Go for 3 Days Tour from Fes to Merzouga Itinerary:

Additional info about the 3 Days Itinerary Fes Desert Trip to Merzouga:

  • 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 and buggy driving in dunes are not included in the price but is possible to add them as an extra.

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How to book?

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How to pay for the tour

To confirm the 3 Days Fes Desert Trip to Merzouga Itinerary 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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