4 Days Tour From Marrakech To Fes
Best 4 days tour from Marrakech to Fes and Merzouga Desert. Discover visits to the nomadic Berber villages, the Ziz Valley, Besidesyou will explore the attractions of the High Atlas Mountains.
1st Day: Marrakech – High Atlas – Ait Ben Haddou Kasbah – Ouarzazate – Dadés Valley
Departure of our 4 days tour from Marrakech to Fes is from your accommodation at 8 am. in Marrakech and we will drive via the High Atlas and sub-mountain Atlas Mountains of Morocco. Thus, we will pass by the road of TiziN’Tichka and stop for a panoramic view and pictures.
Then, we will continue south to the ksar (fortified village) of Ait Ben Haddou. There, we will visit the famous Kasbah that was declared as World Heritage Site by UNESCO in (1986). Many common films were filmed in this spectacular place, including Gladiator, Obelix and The Mummy There is free time for lunch here and we continue the trip towards Ouarzazate.
The city means city without noise or confusion in Berber. We will visit the kasbah of Taourirt there. It is one of the most spectacular ksars of Morocco. The next site to visit is the Valley of the Rose after we cross the large palm grove of Skoura.
It is a beautiful place that offers more than 700,000 palm trees and many kasbahs. In the Rose valley, roses are used for aesthetic purposes as precious rose water and soap. The feast of the rose takes place here every year in May.
It is an important season for Moroccan culture. At the end of the day, we will reach the Dades valley where we will spend the night. Dinners and overnight are in Riad with Breakfast.
2nd Day: Dadés Valley – Todra Gorges – Merzouga – Camel Trek and overnight in the Berber Luxury Camp
After breakfast, we will keep on 4 days tour from Marrakech to Fes. You will enjoy the most beautiful views of Dades Valley. Then, we will admire a large number of kasbahs and the picturesque characteristics of each. Moreover, we will drive through the valley of the city of Tinghir.
Yet, we will also make stops on the way before we reach the Todra Gorge. Residents live in the area and you can see them in their mud-brick villages. Thanks to high rocks, the area is popular among climbers. Thus, we can make a short walk in the Todra Gorge. Next, we have you have free time to have lunch in Tinejdad or Touroug.
Later on, we will continue our drive to the Desert to reach the spectacular Dunes of Merzouga. Finally, you will go for an hour on Camels to have a night nomad camp in the middle of dunes (Erg Chebbi). You will see the sunset at the top of a dune and sleep and enjoy dinner and music around the fire. and you enjoy your night in a luxury tent in the Camp under a beautiful starry sky.
3th Day: Merzouga Desert – Nomads Families – Khamlia Village – Erg Chebbi
You will spend a full day in the desert today. In the middle of the Desert, it is absolutely important to get up early to contemplate the most spectacular sunrise. It will be the best thing on 4 days tour from Marrakech to Fes. On the top of a dune near the camp, you will enjoy this scenery as a gift from nature.
After seeing the sunrise, we return to where a delicious breakfast is waiting for you at your Luxury Camp. After breakfast you go back with 4×4 to where we meet to start exploring around the desert with its villages and different cultures.Then, you will explore the Erg Chebbi by car.
It is a big extension of the Sandy Desert which is over 250mts high. In addition, we continue driving on the road that was formerly used for the “Paris – Dakar”. And we reach the mountains between Morocco and Algeria. Another stop will be the Tissardmin oasis where you can find fossil quarries in the area.
Secondly, we continue our Trip by a road where we can see nomadic villages and learn their secrets and their customs. The next stop will be at a point of view to contemplate the Erg Chebbi hole. After that, we will reach the village of Kamiliawhere you meet natives of Mali.
Also, it is where we will have a relaxing cup of tea and then sit down to a concert of the spiritual music of Gnawa. Finally, we will move to your accommodation near the dunes. And you have a free afternoon to enjoy the city or dunes at the hotel and see the sunset. Dinner and overnight are in the hotel with Breakfast.
4th Day: Merzouga Desert – Ziz Valley – Cedar forests and monkey – Ifrane - Azrou – Fes
We start our last day towards the north after breakfast. Hence, we will go to the palm oasis of Tafilalet. You will admire thousands of palm trees along the road to Ziz valley as well. It is a river that descends from the High Atlas and waters the palm grove.
We stop here and enjoy a magnificent view of the valley and the city of Aoufous from this point. Moreover, we make another stop in Midelt in the heart of the Middle Atlas. We will have lunch and enjoy the views of the city. In the afternoon, we continue driving to explore Cedar Forest.
If you’re lucky, we’ll see some monkeys and take pictures of them. The next site will visit is the city of Ifrane. Its wide avenues, clean urban development, gardens, green spaces and architecture make the a Swiss city.
That’s why it’s called Moroccan Switzerland as it offers a major ski resort. Finally, we will arrive in Fes and transfer you to your hotel. Our services of 4 days tour from Marrakech to Fes ends there, and have a good Trip.
We can change and modify this program according to your needs. We also organize Morocco tours from different places in Morocco, like Casablanca, Fes, Ouarzazate, and Tangier. Do not hesitate to contact us!