5 Days Tour from Fes to Marrakech
5 Days Tour from Fes to Marrakech is a popular desert tour from Fes city. With Lahcen Travels, you will explore Ziz Valley, Dades Valley, Atlas Oasis. Also, you will discover amazing places in the Atlas Mountains.
1st Day: Fes - Ifrane - Cedar forest - Ziz Valley - Merzouga Desert
After we pick you up and begin 5 days tour from Fes to Marrakech. Hence, we will go south-east, driving of the caravan roads to Merzouga. We will drive through the landscapes of the Middle Atlas and the High Atlas Mountains.
And we will stop in Ifrane town and Cedar Forest. This forest is the largest one in Morocco in the Middle Atlas Mountains. You will have time to see monkeys then we move to Midelt. After lunch in Midelt, we continue driving via different views towards the city of Errachidia.
After that, you will enjoy Ziz Valley and its palm trees. Finally, we will arrive in Merzouga during the afternoon. You will be greeted with a mint tea at your Riad/Hotel and enjoy dinner and night.
2nd Day: Merzouga Desert - Rissani - Erg Chebbi - Camel trekking and Overnight in Luxury Camp
We will start the day with breakfast in the Riad/Hotel. Then, we will enjoy exploring the desert areas on this day of 5 days tour from Fes to Marrakech. Thus, you will visit the Gnawa people in Khamlia who were originally slaves from Sudan and Mali. There, you will enjoy their music and learn about their lifestyle. Not far there, we will move to the lake of Merzouga where there are different birds.
Besides, you will have the chance to visit a local souk in Rissani. This is a traditional city that was the home of the Moroccan ruling family. It was also the meeting point of the trade caravans that came from Timbuktu and Mali. In this town, you will have free time to explore its market.
Later on, we will come back to Merzouga and rest before you go for a camel trip in the afternoon. You will meet your beauty guide and explore the sandy sea of Merzouga. This night is the desert camp, including dinner and music around the fire. . The camp is equipped with comfortable western bathrooms.
3rd Day: Merzouga Desert - Todra Gorges - Dades Gorges
On this day, the team in the camp will wake you up to see what a wonderful sunrise. After that, you will return to the village of Merzouga by camel or car. On your way, you will enjoy the unique Erg Chebbi sandy dunes that change during the day. When you have breakfast in your Riad/ hotel, you will drive to Rissani, Tinghir and Todra Gorge.
It offers the highest and narrowest rocks in Morocco. Then, after exploring this place and having lunch, we will head to Dades Valley. Here, we will visit magnificent rock formations known as “monkeys Fingers”. The night will be in a hotel/Raid that overlooks the valley of Dades.
4th Day: Dades Valley - Skoura - Ouarzazate
After breakfast at the hotel/Riad, we will drive via Dades Valley towards Klaat M’Gouna and Ouarzazate. This road offers a thousand kasbahs. We will have some stops to take photographic pictures.
Then, we will stop at Klaat Mgouna to visit “the valley of roses”. There are many rose products like rose water and others. Moreover, we continue our way to Ouarzazate and visit Kasbah of Amridil.
It is one of the last Berber sites of the eighteenth century. Also, the Kasbah is the home of the Glaoui family. At the end of this day, we will move to your Riad/hotel for a night with dinner.
5th day: Ouarzazate – Ait Ben Haddou Kasbah – Marrakech
When you have breakfast at the riad, we will visit the fortified village of Ait Ben Haddou. It has been a UNESCO Kasbah since 1986. Many famous films have been shot in this village, like Gladiator and Obelix.
After visiting the kasbah, we will go to Marrakech through the road of Tizi- N-T’ichka at2.260m highest. Ye will enjoy the beautiful scenery on the way. And we have some stops to take photos of the Berber villages.
In the late afternoon, we will be at your Riad in the Medina of Marrakech. Finally, we will finish our Desert trip of 5 days tour from Fes to Marrakech.
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!