5 Days Tour From Fes to Merzouga Desert
5 Days Desert Tour From Fes to Merzouga Desert
5-day tour from Fes to Merzouga Desert allows you to experience the Sahara’s beauty and the unique culture of Morocco. Here’s a sample itinerary for such a tour:
Day 1: Fes - Ifrane - Midelt
Your tour begins in Fes, where you’ll be picked up from your accommodation.
Drive through the Middle Atlas Mountains, with a stop in Ifrane, known as “Little Switzerland” due to its alpine architecture.
Continue to Midelt, a town nestled in the mountains.
Accommodation: Overnight in a hotel in Midelt.
Day 2: Merzouga (Sahara Desert)
Depart from Midelt and travel through the Ziz Valley to reach Merzouga, a gateway to the Sahara Desert.
Meet your camel caravan for a sunset camel trek into the Erg Chebbi dunes.
Spend the night in a traditional desert camp, enjoying Berber music and stargazing.
Day 3: Merzouga - Desert Exploration
Wake up early to witness the Sahara sunrise.
After breakfast at the camp, explore the desert surroundings. You may visit nomadic families and an old desert village.
Return to Merzouga for a relaxing afternoon.
You might have the option to visit the village of Khamlia, known for its Gnawa music.
Accommodation: Another night in the desert camp.
Day 4: Merzouga - Rissani - Fes
Depart from Merzouga after breakfast.
Visit the town of Rissani, known for its souks and the Mausoleum of Moulay Ali Cherif, the founder of the Alawite dynasty.
Drive back through the Ziz Valley to return to Fes.
Accommodation: Overnight in a hotel or riad in Fes.
Day 5: Fes
Spend your last day in Fes exploring any remaining sights or shopping for souvenirs.
Depending on your flight schedule, you may have some free time before your departure.
Tour Includ :
– Tour in 4×4 vehicle Or Van with A/C
– Experienced driver
– Camel Trekking
– 1 night in desert camp (breakfast & dinner included)
Not included :