Our grand 7 days Merzouga desert trip from Fes to Marrakech and Chefchaouen highlights:
This wonderful 7 days Merzouga desert trip from Fes to Marrakech and Chefchaouen; will permit you to travel to the deep south of Morocco to experience a camel trekking tour over the fabulous dunes of Erg Chebbi to reach the camp in the middle of nowhere. Visit Dades valley and Ait Benhaddou Kasbah. Explore Marrakech, and Rabat imperial cities. Discover Chefchaouen the blue city of Morocco, and Volubilis Raman ruins in Meknes city.
Authentic Fes desert Sahara trip itinerary details:
✪✪✪✪✪Day 1 – From Fes to Merzouga desert Sahara camel trekking
Our experienced tour guide will pick up from your Riad in Fes to start this amazing 7 days Merzouga desert trip from Fes to Marrakech and Chefchaouen traveling south of Morocco toward Merzouga. You will have a stop in Ifrane, known as the switezland of Morocco to enjoy its beauty and to have a memoriable photos. After that you will head to Azrou to see the monkies in the famous cedar forest.
Continuing to Midelt for a lunch meal in a restaurant. In the afternoon, we will cross the pass of TIZI N TALGHAMT to reach Errachidia while admiring the views of Ziz gorges. Later on, you will have a stop for a panoramic view of palm trees over Ziz valley. Then continue to Erg Chebbi Dunes passing by Aoufous and Erfoud (the last is famous with fossils and dates Souk); where you may want to visit a local fossil craft workshop. After that you will continue to the captivating dunes of Erg Chebbi, these dunes are called also Merzouga dunes. Arrival to the hotel in front of the dunes, Dinner and Overnight.
and experience merzouga camel trekking, and Sahara Desert adventuresDay 2 – Merzouga Sahara desert experience
Today after breakfast; we will spend journey discovering the region of Merzouga Sahara desert; it is an amazing place for off road adventurers. We will drive to visit and explore Berber villages begin by a visit to Khamlia. The village is known as the black people. The hospitably welcomed with a cup of tea while enjoying their spiritual Gnawa music. After that, we will continue towards the panoramic view of golden sand dunes. And visit Berber nomads as they are living under tents. They take care of herds of cattle, goats and camels.
Head back to Merzouga. After relaxing for a while; we will go on camel trekking to the heart of Erg Echhebi sand dunes. It will be a great opportunity to take lovely pictures of the sunset and sunrise. When we arrive to our desert luxury camp, have free time to climb the dunes for sandboarding or just walking. Then have delicious Moroccan dinner. And gather around fire to enjoy a session of singing, dancing and laughing. Sharing beautiful moments, and forget the busy and stress of world under a clear sky with countless brilliant stars. Spend the night in private equipped tent.
Travel from Merzouga to Dades gorgesDay 3 – From Merzouga desert to Dades valley via Todra gorges
We recommend an early morning wake up to experience the wonder of the sunrise as it change the color of the sand. Have breakfast then we will return by camels to the hotel in Merzouga. Where our 7 days Merzouga desert trip from Fes to Marrakech and Chefchaouen continue on for Rissani, there we visit the workshops where marble and fossils are cleaned and crafted into wonderful projects and and have time shopping like locals in its traditional Souk. After that we will leave the Sahara towards Tinghir palm groves and Todra gorge where we will have lunch and explore this canyon with its 300m high vertical walls and crystalline clear water. Also it is the best place for rock climbers. Later in the afternoon we will drive to Boumalne Dades valley. where you can enjoy dinner and overnight in a traditional local hotel.
Travel from Dades to MarrakechDay 4 – From Boumalne dades gorges to Marrakech via Ouarzazate and Ait Benhaddou Kasbah
After breakfast, we start our day with many wonderful sights to encounter. Driving along the Dades valley and the valley of the Roses; also called the road of a 1000 Kasbahs, you will see many rose coloured adobe Kasbahs, fields of crops with hedges of Damascus roses which are cultivated here for their highly prized fragrant oil. In Kelaat Mgouna, we will stop at a rose cooperative where you can purchase some rose water gifts and have an idea about the processes of the roses.
We continue our journey along this route to the palms grove of Skoura, then Ouarzazate; the Hollywood of Africa, and to the famous Ait Benhaddou kasbah; We will have lunch in the village and a short visit of this amazing UNESCO world heritage site and fortress. A preferred place for the movie producers such as; The Gladiator, the Kingdom of Heaven, the Prince of Persia, and many others. Back on the road and we cross the High Atlas mountains with its winding roads that cross the high pass of Tizi n´Tichka at 2260 metres. Here we can stop to observe the process of making Argan Oil at a women’s cooperative before traveling to Marrakech imperial city for an overnight there.
trip from Marrakech to RabatDay 5 – From Marrakech red city to Rabat imperial city of Morocco
In the Morning of our 5 journey of 7 days Merzouga desert trip from Fes to Marrakech and Chefchaouen; we will travel to Rabat imperial city and the current capital of Morocco, passing by Casablanca the second biggest city in North Africa and the economical capital of Morocco, where we will visit the Hassan 2 Mosque, one of the famous Mosques in the world. Upon our arrival to Rabat Medina we will visit the Kasbah Oudaya admiring the enormous doors of the medina, Hassan Tower and the Mohammed V mausoleum; they most important historical monuments in Rabat. Overnight in a hotel or Riad in the Medina
day trip from Rabat to ChefchaouenDay 6 – From Rabat to Chefchaouen blue city of Morocco via Casablanca
After you breakfast we will travel to Chefchaouen through scenic Rif mountain routes that will captivate your soul while enjoying small villages along the way. Arrive in Chefchaouen blue city of Morocco. You will adore its blue colors and its narrow, gorgeous little streets. Easy to navigate and experience it alone. This Rif village has everything that your soul needs to relax, it has its own unique charm. Narrow streets, blue colors, and tiled rooves. Chefchaouen is gorgeous little city will make you feel like you’re touring an art book. The houses are painted white and blue, narrow squares, winding streets and blue painted stairways make this a photographers dream and a fascinating place to explore. Everyone who visits this amazing town falls in love with it instantly, and we’re sure that the same will happen with you. Overnight at a Riad in the Medina of Chaouen.
Tour from Chefchaouen to FesDay 7 – From Chefchaouen to Fes via Volubilis and Meknes imperial city
The last day of our Morocco desert tour from Fes; we will leave this Chefchaouen traveling to Fes through the Rif Mountains with its Berber towns and villages. Arrive in Volubilis Roman ruins archaeological and UNESCO world heritage site, have free time to walk and explore this Roman town while you learn the history back in time. After that we will continue to the panoramic city of Idriss Zerhoun, and Meknes where we visit the local sites; Bab Mansour, the Sarij Swani basin and Moulay Ismail Mausoleum. After that will head to Fes where your amazing 7 days Merzouga desert trip from Fes to Marrakech and Chefchaouen ends after great adventure tour around Morocco; full of beautifull sightseeing and memorable experiences.
|What’s included on the tour price:||What’s not included on the tour price:|
|+ Pick up and drop off in Fes (to / from your h otel, the airport or any other desired location).|
+ Private transport in a comfortable and air conditioned vehicle.
+ Experienced and friendly tour guide / driver.
+ Camel trekking in Merzouga desert Sahara.
+ Overnight stay in a Merzouga desert luxury camp.
|+ Ferry tickets.|
+ Flight tickets.
That all our Morocco desert tours could be start from anywhere in Morocco. Our team will collect you from your hotel accommodation, airport, or port. Please don’t hesitate to contact us to prepare; and costumize your Fes Sahara desert tour as you wish it to be; that suits your needs, budget, and requirements; if our best 7 days Merzouga desert trip from Fes to Marrakech and Chefchaouen does not match what you’re looking for; and dreamed to do and see in Morocco.