3 Day Tour Marrakech to Fes via Merzouga
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Overview of 3 Day Tour Marrakech to Fes
In this 3 Day Tour Marrakech to Fes via Merzouga, you will know about Berber people, different local foods unbelievable scenery, and ancient villages dating thousands of years and still being used today. And you will pass in different areas. You can stop to take pictures anywhere and anytime. The trip from Marrakech to Fes is an experience not to be missed.
Itinerary of 3 Day Tour Marrakech to Fes
Day1: Marrakech-Atlas Mountains-Ait Ben Haddou-Ouarzazate-Roses valley-Dades Valley
Dear Guest, the 3 Day Tour Marrakech to Fes starts at 8 am, this trip takes 7 hours driving, we will pass through the Atlas Mountains at the highest point (2260m), and we will see the Berber villages.
our first visit it’s will be to the UNESCO Heritage Site of Ait Ben Haddou, which is a village that originated 900 years ago, and was an important area for the salt trade. Now, it is known for filming Hollywood movies and TV series. The famous movies filmed here include Indiana Jones, Lawrence of Arabia, Gladiator, and the TV series Game of Thrones season 3.
The next stop will be an Ouarzazate city for visit. This city Located at the meeting of the Ouarzazate valley and the Dadès valley (High Atlas), which below their meeting form the Drâa Wadi, this Moroccan city is the nerve center of a vast region of southern Morocc.Ouarzazate evokes both the southern slopes of the High Atlas and the proximity of a desert with 100,000 inhabitants.
After this wanderfull visit. we will have time to take lunch before heading to the Dades gorge through S’koura and the rose valley. Once you reach the Dades gorge, you will spend your night at traditional riad or kasbah
Day2: Dades Valley-Tinghir-Tinjdad-Erfoud-Merzouga
After a quiet night in Dades valley, we will drive to Merzouga (the desert area). On the way, we will pass through Berber villages such as Imidar the mineral area, Tenhir, we will visit Todra Gorges “the romantic place” .then we will pass by Erfoud, and Rissani, considered to be one of the holiest cities in Morocco, and where the actual dynasty that rules Morocco originated.
Its founder is buried in the village. From Rissani, we will cross a black desert to Merzouga desert, where a camel caravan will be waiting for you. after taking a rest you start your camel trek adventure over the Merzouga dunes to catch the beautiful Saharan sunset. Then you will spend the night at a Sahara desert camp, where dinner will be served under the stars and local nomads will be playing traditional music with traditional drums throughout the night.
Day3: Merzouga-Erfoud-Ziz Valley-Midelt-Ifrane-Fes
After a magical night in the desert. You will wake up early to see the sunrise experience at the top of sand dunes, after breakfast, and taking a shower. You will have two options back to Merzouga by 4×4 or camel ride. In Merzouga you find your driver waiting for you to start Your day to Fez. We will pass through scattered Berber villages. You will also cross through the Middle Atlas Mountains, we will enjoy our lunch in Midelt. Then we will continue our driving with an option to stop at the cedar forests to take pictures of Berber monkeys. You will drop you off at your accommodation in Fes.