8 Days from Fes to Merzouga Desert

 

Day 1: FEZ – arrival in Fez and transfer to the Hotel

Upon your arrival at the airport, our driver will transfer you you to the hotel/riad you will staying at in the city of Fes. At evening, after restoring from the voyage; our crew will join you at dinner, so you can  meet each other and, provide you with all the necessary information about the trip.

Day 2: FEZ / World Heritage location – full day for the Medina of Fez

Today will be dedicated for discovering the cultural capital of Morocco “Fes”, that’s why  we offer you with  our guide ,a private tour around this historical city and, all its impressive monuments. Firstly you will get to visit the marvelous gate of the Royal palace, then continue to explore the old jewish headquarter, the first ever in Morocco and, by digging into the ancient medina, our guide will take you to onr of the oldest mosque and universty in the world “El Quaraouine”, also the Attarine museum that was a location for traders from all over the world, that were passing by Fes, in the museum you will see a blend of the arabic and, the Andalusian arts and crafts. Passing by tanneries, a palette of colors look alike where the carpets get colored and done. Lunch will be in a restaurant at the ancient medina, where a traditional dish will be served. Thereupon, we will continue our tour around the impressive monuments of Fes; to fish in the late  afternoon at the Marinids tombs, in front of a panoramic view all over the old medina of Fes.

 Dinner and overnight at the hotel.

Day 3: FEZ – Ifran – Medelt – Ziz Valley – Merzouga (Desert)

After breakfast, our trip towards the charming Merzouga, starts by visiting the fisrt location we are going to pass by; the city of Ifrane, also known as the “Switzerland of Morocco”, a beautiful city with a unique European touch. Leading us to the city of Azrou, crossing the largest Cedar forests in Morocco, beautifuly covering the road through the middle Atlas mountains. By crossing the Tizi n’Talghamt mountain pass, we will arrive at the agricultural capital of the country, where you will enjoy a traditional lunch at a local restaurant. After lunch, we will continue our trip, driving through the landscapes that changes from green, to rocky along the way to the city of Errachidia where you will have a short round in this charming city; Thereupon, passing by the impressive Ziz Valley and, the palm’s city of Erfoud; we will arrive at the late afternoon to the town of Merzouga, you will switch to camels with our professional guide, that will take you in a unique experience into the sandy dunes of Erg Chebbi , under the stunning sunset, that will get you in the mood of an ancient traveler. Eventually, arriving at our traditional camp, where you will be welcomed by a traditional dish for dinner accompanied with a warming cup of mint tea, while listening to berber music. Overnight in a traditional camp under the milky way.

Day 4 – Merzouga – Khamlia – Erg Chebbi dunes

In the early morning, our guide will wake you early, so you cannot miss the stunning sunrise that shines the dunes and, give the place a unique sphere. While the sun shines in your face and, warms your skin; you will enjoy a traditional breakfast. Right after, we prepared for you an entertaining tour around the surroundings of Erg Chebbi, where you will meet some berber nomads tribes, that will be happy to welcome you under the shadows of their traditional tents. You will get to know more about their special way of living besides their culture. Thereupon, we will move towards the unique village of Khamila; here you will meet the Gnawa tribes and, listen to their unique Gnawa music; Lunch will be in the village at a berber guest house.

Later in the evening, we will ride camels back to the camp, where a traditional dinner will be waiting for you. Overnight at the camp.

Day 5: Merzouga – Rissani – ERrfoud – Todra Gorge

After breakfast at the Khamila village, we will continue our trip; visiting the beautiful city of Erfoud, where you will have a short round to admire this unspoiled oasis city, that is known around Morocco with its good quality dates. Thereupon, we will resume towards Morocco’s pride and a destination for hickers and climber from all over the world; one of the most spectacular canyons around the world, the Todgha gorges; here  you will have the chance to hike and, share the mud passes with locals and, their packing animals.dinner and accommodation at Hotel in todgha..

Day 6: Todra Gorge – Waterfalls of Ouzoud

In Today’s program, you will enjoy your breakfast in the beautiful area of Todgha, then we will hit the road crossing the beauty of the middle Atlas mountains and, some unique berber villages along the way; till we reach the spectacular Ouzoud Waterfalls. A place that attracts visitors from all over the world because of its wonderful sphere, here our guide will take you in a tour closer from the waterfalls (you can swim if you want). Lunch will be served at restaurant in front of the waterfalls. Dinner and overnight at a Riad/kasbah in the area.

Day 7: Waterfalls of Ouzoud – BNI Mellal – Middle Atlas – FEZ

After breakfast, we will draw our way back to the city of Fes, through the middle Atlas mountains. On the way we will stop by the city of Beni Mellal and, Khenifra whre you will have lunch. Eventually arriving at Fes where you will be spending the night at a hotel/riad with dinner included.

Day 8: FEZ – Transfer to the airport of Fez

According to your flight schedule, after breakfast our driver will transfer you to the airport, where our services ends.

 

What’s included in these 8 days Desert Tour

 

– Private tour in 4×4 vehicle with A/C
– Driver/guide
– Fuel
– Hotel/riad overnight stays ( breakfast & dinner included)
– Camel Trekking & Night in Desert ( breakfast & dinner included)
– Camel Per person
– Turban for each for the Camel trip in the Desert

 

Not included:

 

– Flight
– Lunches
– Drinks

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