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From Marrakech: Private 3-Day Tour to Merzouga and Fes

From Marrakech: Private 3-Day Tour to Merzouga and Fes

From US$ 632.80 per person

Take a private 3-day desert tour from Marrakesh to Fes through Ouarzazate and Merzouga. Enjoy the scenic landscapes, Berber villages, and more.

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Free cancellation
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Covid-19 precautions
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Duration 3 days
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Driver
English, French, Arabic
Pickup included
Please wait in the lobby of your hotel or riad. Please arrive at the meeting point 10 minutes before the activity starts. The driver will be holding a sign with your last name on it.
Private group

Experience

Highlights
  • Discover the hidden Berber villages in the desert and meet the nomads
  • Visit the UNESCO-listed Kasbah Ait Ben Haddou
  • Ride camels in Erg Chebbi to witness the colorful sunset and sunrise
  • Discover the Dades and Todra Gorges, the Berber village of Azrou, and more
  • Spend a night in a Berber desert camp and enjoy the scenery, silence, and stars
Full description

Day 1: Marrakech – Tizi n'Tichka – Ait Ben Haddou – Ouarzazate – Skoura – Roses Valley – Dades Valley – Dades Gorges

After pickup from your hotel or riad in Marrakech, start your tour to Ouarzazate. Cross the Tizi n'Tichka mountain pass at an altitude of 2,260 meters (7,415 feet) and pass through several Berber villages. Stop for lunch before visiting the UNESCO-listed Kasbah Ait Ben Haddou.

Next, continue to Ouarzazate and see the Taourirt Kasbah, the Cinema Museum, and the palm grove of Skoura. Visit the Kasbah Amridil before continuing your journey to the Dades Valley via the Valley of Roses. In the evening, arrive in the town of Boumalne Dades for dinner and overnight at the hotel. Day 2: Dades Gorge – Todra Gorges – Tinejdad – Erfoud – Merzouga

After breakfast, depart to visit the gorges and the palm grove of Todra. Then, head along the desert road toward Erfoud (the capital of fossils) via the Berber villages of Tinejdad.

From there, continue to the impressive dunes of (Erg Chebbi) Merzouga. Leave the vehicle and enjoy a camel ride to watch the sunset in the middle of the dunes. Spend the night in luxury nomadic tents on the big dunes and appreciate the silence and stars. Dinner is included at the camp. Day 3: Merzouga – Rissani – Erfoud – Errachidia – Ziz Valley – Midelt – Azrou – Ifran – Fez

Your dromedary guide will wake you up early in the morning to witness the beautiful sunrise. Return to your hotel afterward, enjoying the unique beauty of the dunes of Erg Chebbi, After breakfast and a shower in the tent, take the road back to Fez via Er-Rachidia.

Pass by the famous Ziz Gorges carved in volcanic rocks, then continue to Azrou, a Berber village in the Middle Atlas Mountains. Stop to see the Berber monkeys in the cedar forest before moving on to Ifrane. There, stop to take photos or have a drink before later arriving at your accommodation in Fez.

Includes
  • Hotel/riad pickup in Marrakech
  • Hotel/riad drop-off in Fez
  • Private transportation in a 4x4 or minivan with driver-guide
  • Air conditioning
  • Fuel
  • 1 night at the hotel
  • 1 Night in the desert camp featuring a luxury camp shower
  • Wifi
  • Dinners
  • Breakfasts
  • Camel ride for sunset and sunrise
  • Bottled water
  • Lunches
  • Drinks (except water)
  • Tips
  • Personal expenses
Not suitable for
  • Pregnant women
  • Wheelchair users
  • Babies under 1 year
Covid-19 precautions

You must book this activity online because the ticket office is closed

Safety measures in place
  • All required protective equipment is provided
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
  • You must keep social distance while in vehicles
  • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds

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What to bring

  • Passport
  • Comfortable shoes
  • Warm clothing

Not allowed

  • Pets
  • Oversize luggage

Know before you go

  • This tour will take place rain or shine
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