Experience a 3-day journey from Marrakech to Fes through Morocco’s wonders
Day 1: Marrakech to Dades via Ouarzazate
Your 3 Days Marrakech to Merzouga tour begins as you depart from the bustling city of Marrakech early in the morning. You’ll cover a distance of approximately 350 kilometers, and the estimated travel time is around 6 hours and 25 minutes. The road takes you through the awe-inspiring High Atlas Mountains, providing you with captivating vistas along the way.
During your drive, you’ll have the opportunity to explore the renowned Aït Benhaddou Kasbah in Ouarzazate, a UNESCO World Heritage site that offers a glimpse into Morocco’s historical and architectural heritage. The kasbah is a fascinating stop on your way to Dades, a journey filled with scenic beauty.
Upon arriving in the Dades Valley, famous for its dramatic cliffs and meandering canyons, you’ll check in to your accommodation. At the end of step of 3 Days Marrakech to Merzouga, you can relax and relish a delightful dinner infused with local flavors. Your comfortable night’s stay includes breakfast.
Day 2: Dades to Merzouga (camp) via Erfoud and Rissani
Following a satisfying breakfast, you’ll set out for another day of adventure. Your route takes you through the captivating Todra Gorge, a natural wonder with towering cliffs on either side. As you journey further, you’ll arrive in Erfoud, a town nestled within lush date palm groves.
In Erfoud, you’ll have the chance to explore its renowned fossil workshops and lively markets, where you can discover unique souvenirs to commemorate your trip. Your journey 3 Days Marrakech to Merzouga continues to Rissani, a town rich in history as the ancestral home of the Alaouite dynasty.
The highlight of the day is Merzouga, a gateway to the Sahara Desert. Here, you’ll meet your camel caravan and embark on an enchanting camel trek into the heart of the desert. As the sun sets over the endless dunes of Erg Chebbi, you’ll reach a desert camp, where you’ll spend the night beneath the starry desert sky. The experience includes dinner and breakfast, ensuring a truly magical and immersive adventure.
Day 3: Merzouga to Fes via Erfoud and Ifrane
On the final day of your journey, you’ll wake up early to witness the breathtaking spectacle of the Sahara Desert at sunrise. The serene and ethereal beauty of the desert awakening is a sight to behold and capture with your camera.
After breakfast at the desert camp, you’ll return to Merzouga by camel, bidding a fond farewell to the desert. Your journey continues as you make your way to Erfoud, renowned for its unique blend of modernity and tradition.
As you venture onward, you’ll traverse the picturesque Ziz Valley, where lush palm groves provide a striking contrast to the arid desert landscape. The Middle Atlas Mountains will guide your way as you head towards Ifrane, a charming town often referred to as “Little Switzerland” due to its alpine-style architecture.
Finally, your adventure concludes in Fes, the cultural heart of Morocco. You’ll check in to your accommodation, and the evening is yours to explore the vibrant streets and immerse yourself in the rich culture of this historic city. Dinner is not included, giving you the freedom to savor the diverse culinary offerings of Fes.
Your 3 Days Marrakech to Merzouga via these stunning locations promises a wealth of experiences, from natural wonders to cultural discoveries. With comfortable transportation, accommodation, and desert adventures included, this tour offers the perfect blend of convenience and exploration.