An unforgettable excursion to the wonderful desert of Merzouga . a very beautiful place and a destination of the most preferred by tourists . surrounded by the desert, immerse yourself in the life of nomads; spend the night in a Haima and enjoy the fantastic atmospher of the desert and get to know the life of the desert and the sahrawi side of the Berber culture up close. Join one of our scheduled shared tours and explore the best of Morocco. Our shared tours are small-group tours, usually around 17 people at most, perfect if you don't want to invest in a private tour but are looking for a quality service. They are available every day and cover many of Morocco's most favorite destinations.
Destination: Merzouga and back to Fez
Duration: 3 days / 2 nights
Category: Shared Tour
Recommendations: Comfortable clothes, comfortable footwear, hat, jacket and sunscreen.
Duration 3 Days
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Day 1: Marrakech -Telouat - Kasbah of Ait Ben Haddou - Ouarzazate - Dades valley :
After picking up at your hotel we will go to the starting point located in the center of the city; later we took route to Merzouga leaving Marrakech behind. The landscapes on the way to Merzouga are impressive and to reach our destination we will have to cross the High Atlas mountains through the Tizi n'Tichka pass. Our first stop will be in the Kasbah of Ait Ben Hadou, one of the sites recognized by UNESCO as a World Heritage Site. the Kasbah was also the place where several famous Hollywood movies were filmed, such as '' Gladiator '', '' Lawrence of Arabia '' and other films. We will have lunch in the Kasbah before continuing to Ouarzazate, known as the "Door of the desert." Then we continue to Todra passing through the valley of Roses and the city where we will spend the first night in the hotel
Day 2: Dades valley- Todra canyon - Erfoud - Merzouga - Erg Chebbi dunes :
After having breakfast at the hotel, we head towards the dunes of Merzouga for an unforgettable walk in the desert. You return aboard your minibus along the famous road from the 1000 Kasbahs' to Tinghir. We passed through the oasis to the immense canyon of Todra. Then we go to a local restaurant for lunch. In the afternoon in Rissani and then return to Merzouga again to enjoy the fascinating dunes of Erg Chebbi and admire the sunset in the desert and return to the bivouac to spend the night
Day 3: Merzouga - Erfoud - Errachidia - Azrou - Ifran - Fez:
Waking up in the morning to watch the sunrise over the dunes and camels return to the hotel. After breakfast, Our journey done departure to Fez by several cities, Erfoud, Errachidia, Midelt, Azrou where we will stop to make beautiful phots in the cedar forest, Ifran. The reach of Fez and end of our services.
What you must remember:
Please make sure to bring warm clothing in winter (no sleeping bags), light clothing in summer, sunscreen, a hat, good walking shoes, a flashlight, and pants (for the camel trek). Shorts and skirts are not recommended for the trek due to friction with feces that can cause skin irritations.
To let you know, it is 8 hours’ drive from Merzouga dunes to fes, you will have time only for lunch and maybe two stops all the day, A 4 Days trip is recommended simply because there are so many things to see an do besides camel trekking and a night in the Sahara Desert camp, 3-days trip option can NOT cover everything. Arriving early to Erg Chebbi, enjoy a swim, visit the nomad living in caves, wander with a local guide in palmary or hike in Todra gorges, spend more time of discovering and enjoying with your trip, stop for a cup of tea with a Berber family... and many other options.
• Pick up from Marrakech and drop off in Fez
• Transportation in a modern vehicle with air conditioning
• Accommodation in dades valley and Merzouga desert camp (shared tents)
• Camel ride.
• Breakfast and dinner.
• Local Guide (optional)
• Monuments tickets
• Optional activities