4 Days Tour From Marrakech To Fez via Sahara Desert
Program details :
1 Day 1 : Marrakech to Ait Benhaddou via Telouet
In first day of our 4 days tour from Marrakech will start whene we leave Marrakech (the ride city) to Boumalne Dades. Firstly, we will go through Atlas Mountains and cross the Tizi Ntchka on our road we will get many stops to enjoy and to take many memories pictures. Then , we would stop by the Argan oil cooperatives and some Berber Villages to know more about them life style there. On the tip of the High Atlas, we will stop by the castle of Ait Benhaddo in ouarzazate city. Moreover, we will move to the Hollywood of Morocco “Ouarzazate”. Here, we will take a time by one of the Atlas studios there. Afterthat, pass by Skoura, Amridhil, and Rose valley. Then these latter are famous for having a great amount of palm groves with amazing landscapes. Finally, we will finish our first day of the 4 days desert tour from Marrakech whene we arrive at our last destination, Gorges Dades, where we will have a dinner and spend the night on Our rida / hotel.
Day 2 : Dades to Merzouga via Todra Gorge. Erg Chebbi Camel Treks
After the breakfast in the hotel, we will continue our 4 days tour from marrakech. Firstly, we will cross the Gorges Dades valleys. Then we will back in “Tinghir Village” and “Tinjedad”(small berber village). Here, you will have the chance to walk by and discover the place yourself. Afterthat, we will leave to Rissani. (The capital of the Tafilalte region is the starting point of the Alaouite dynasty. There, you will have the chance to tour one of the oldest traditional souks in Morocco where most people gather to buy and sell goods. Also, if you go there on a souk day, you will go to discover the donkeys park, such a unique place. Further, we will drive to our today’s last destination, the Sahara desert of Erg Chebbi. We arrive there, ride camels and cross the golden dunes while watching their color change on the way to the camp. Finally, we will reach the desert camp. You can firstly leave your stuff and climb the dunes to watch the sunset. Then, get back discover the camp, relax, and have some mint tea. In a while, you will be served dinner and invited outside to enjoy the Berber drums around the campfire under stars .
Day 3 : Merzouga wonders – khamlia and Rissani souks
The third day of our 4 days tour from Marrakech, we will travel to visit the most interesting desert circumference. then, we will start by visiting the Berber Nomads. These people still live a simple life under tents, they depend on livestock to live, we will spend some time with them to discover their lifestyle. After that, we will leave for Mifiss’s mine of kohl. Moreover, we will travel to Khamlia, (a small village that is about 5 km from Merzouga village). Here, you will explore another lifestyle. The Gnaouas are people that originally came from Mali, Niger and other african countries. Some of them settled in Khamlia and learned the Berber language. Finally, when the evening comes, you can choose whether to ride camels and spend another night in the camp or just head to a hotel / riad in Merzouga village.
Day 4 : Merzouga to Fez via Ziz Valley and Cedar Forests
On this last day of your 4 days tour from Marrakech to Fes has arrived. Firstly, if you have chosen to stay in the desert camp, we would offer you a small ride on the camel from the camp. While, if you have chosen the hotel, we will start our fourth day after the breakfast. Intialy, we will leave Merzouga desert, towards Erfoud and then Errachidia. Here, we will stop by the Ziz Valley before we arrived to Errachdia city, the biggest source of dates in Morocco. Also, the Errachidia’s dam, Moreover, on the tour, we will continue our road to Tizi Ntlghmt curves and Zaabal Tunnel. Then Our lunch will be whether in Midelt or Zaida. After that, we will head to the cedar forest in Azrou, here will see the Barbary Macaques. Then hit the road again towards Ifrane, it’s known as the little Switzerland of Morocco. Finally, we will drive to the cultural city of Morocco, there our 4 days tour from marrakech will ends .