2 Nights 3 Days Marrakech – Desert – Fez

One of the most popular tours of ours is, 2 Nights 3 Days Marrakech – Desert – Fez. If you’d like to visit both Marrakech and Fez, and experience Merzouga desert, this is the most convenient and efficient way. Come and join us!

— Day 1 —

1) Departure Marrakech

Marrakech Koutoubia

We’ll pick you up at your riad or hotel in Marrakech in the morning.

2) Our car heads for High Atlas

4x4 car

This tour is usually private. Our car will take you to High Atlas from the city!

3) Argan Oil Factory

argan oil

In the mountains, ladies are processing argan oil by hand in a very traditional way. You can see how to make oil from argan nuts.

4) Lunch at the Top of the Moutains

Tajine

Near Tichka, at the top of High Atlas mountains, we have lunch time. Tajine or couscous, enjoy Moroccan cuisine overlooking the moutains!

5) Visit Ait Ben Haddou

Ait Ben Haddou

Ait Ben Haddou is a very traditonal Berber fortress village and UNESCO World Heritage site. Famous Hollywood movies were shot here, such as Gladiator or Lawrence of Arabia.

6) Overnight in Ouarzazate

Kasbah Hotel

Our first night is in Ouarzazate, at the entrance of the desert. Kasbah style hotel is popular here.

— Day 2 —

7) Stop by at Rose Valley, Kelaat M’Gouna

Rose Water

After departing Ouarzazate, we drive through Kasbah Road, a road with thousands of kasbahs. Kelaat M’Gouna is famous with its rose water, this is our fist stop of the day.

8) Visit Todra Gorge

Todra Gorge

Todra Gorge is know with its very steep rocks and you can find climbers on its almost vertical walls.

9) Lunch at Todra Gorge

couscous

After walking along the river between huge rocks, we have lunch in a restaurant with nice outdoor terrace.

10) Stop by at Erfoud Fossil Museum

fossil

Before going into the desert, we stop by at Erfoud where various kinds of fossils are found. Fossil trays or tables are precious local products.

11) Departure Point of Camel Trekking

Nasser Palace
Here we arrive in Merzouga, a town of desert. From one of the desert hotels, we start camel trekking.

12) Camel Trekking in the Desert

camel trek

We have 1 to 2 hours camel trekking to the middle of the desert. Enjoy orange dunes around you, you are exactly in the middle of nowhere.

13) Overnight in Berber Tent

desert camping

Berbers prepare a Tajine dinner. Look up in the dark sky, you are under the thousands of shining stars!

— Day 3 —

14) Enjoy Sunrise over the Dune

sunrise in the desert
In the morning in the desert, don’t miss the sunrise coming over the dune. It’s a lifetime experience!

15) Breakfast in a Desert Hotel

breakfast at hotel

After coming back to Merzouga town again with camel, you will have a hot shower and hot breakfast.So refreshing, you can prepare for the third day’s long driving.

16) Lunch in Midelt, an Apple City

lunch at Midelt

After driving through amazing views of Ziz Valley, you have lunch Midelt City, which is know with its apples.

17) Stop by the Forest in Azrou

Monkey in Azrou

If you are lucky enough, you will see monkeys in the forest of Azrou. They are so friendly, they’ll come over to you to ask for food.

18) Arrive in Fez

Bab Bou Jeroud in Fez

Fez is our last stop. In the old medina, you will see many traditional buildings and in workers who keeps their traditional handicrafts for centuries.

For the prices and the booking;

2 Nights 3 Days Marrakech – Desert – Fez by Morocco Desert Palm ToursDeparting from Fez to Marrakech is also possible,.

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