8 Days Sahara desert tour from Fes to Marrakech
Day 1: Fes Airport
Pickup and transfer to the Riad / Hotel. Rest of the day free to visit this beautiful city.
Day 2: Fes Sightseeing
After breakfast, the day will be especially dedicated to the visit of Fes. This beautiful city is divided into three zones: Fes el Bali, the old part. Fès el Jdid, the new and Ville Nouvelle, the French side. People who visit this city are completely enthralled by is one ofthe largest medieval sites full of endless streets. Here are many things to visit: The Mellah, the Jewish Quarter, the Plaza of the dyers, Fes el Bali, the medieval medina of the city, Fez el Jedid, the new medina of Fes, the Andalusian Mosque, and many more,overnight in hotel.
Day 3: Fes - Azrou - Midelt - Merzouga
We will go toward the desert along the way Merzouga. We will find a town called Ifrane, acharming and totally different from the rest of Morocco where is the Cedar Forest, here we can see a lot of monkeys where they we can feed and enjoy the many cedars that brings this forest. We will go through Midelt, located between the Middle Atlas and the High Atlas, we will stop for lunch and continue the route. We will continue the road to Erfoud crossing the ZizValley. Then we will drive to Merzouga where will you leave your luggage at the hotel and go to the desert by camel. Once in the Haima, you will have dinner and hear the drums echoing in the desert night and lie down in the tent.
Day 4: Merzouga - Khamilia - Nomad villages - Rissani - Erg Chebbi
The next morning you will wake up early to watch the sunrise. At midday we will visit anomad family. We will eat under the shade of a tree, you will see how the Berber pizza ismade and then will taste it. After lunch you will rest for a while, and later we will make a route through the desert. We will see an oasis in the desert in 4×4, also visit the town of Khamlia ( village of the blacks) mines MIFISS and meet the Berber nomads of the desert... Then you shall return to the Haima, you will have dinner, play music again and will be staying in the tent.
Day 5: Merzouga Dune - Todra Gorges - Dades Valley
The next morning we will wake up early to watch the sunrise. After camel trekking, a good shower and a good breakfast we will head towards Marrakech, through Rissani animportant town that caters to around food, animals, crafts...
We will continue to Todra Gorges, through the vast palm grove of Tinerhir, where agriculture stand out, date palms, crafts ... Later we arrive at the gorge. Here we can seethe spectacular landscape for thousands of years has been forged thanks to the river that crosses.We will continue down the road of Thousand Kasbash, named for the great palm Skoura, accompanied by hundreds of Kasbash year that we will see along the way. Let's enter the Dades Valley and can admire the hundreds of kasbash dotted along the route. We continue on river road entering the narrow valley. We will make a stop to enjoy it. Here you will have dinner and spend the night.
Day 6: Dades Valley - Roses Valley - Ouarzazate - Ait Ben Haddou - Marrakech
After breakfast, we will pass the oasis of Skoura crossing the Valley of Roses formed by hectares of roses whose aroma can be seen throughout the month of May. Here you cansee beautiful scenery. We will continue to the fortified city called Ait Ben Haddou, a World Heritage Site by Unesco in 1987 and where various famous movies have been made as Lawrence of Arabia, Gladiator, The Mummy...
Later, we will travel through the Tizi N'Tichka where we will stop to enjoy the scenery and take pictures. At the end of the road we will arrive to Marrakech at the riad. Dinner and overnight.
Day 7: Marrakech Sightseeing
After a big breakfast you will have the opportunity to visit by yourself or if you wish with alocal guide. What to say about this great city, a city full of life. There are large and interesting things to visit such as:
Market with narrow streets, full of smells, feelings ... souks of leather, metal...
Jamaa el Fna square: during the day you will find positions juices, nuts ... and at night is filled with food stalls where you can enjoy typical Moroccan food.
Koutoubia Mosque: This is the most important mosque in this city but access is notallowed for non practitioners of Islam.
Bahia Palace: The palace building and this was done in over a decade, and its interior isfull of rooms decorated majestically. A must see.
These and many other things to visit in Marrakech. Dinner and sleep in the place of accommodation.
Day 8: Marrakech - Airport
Breakfast at the Riad. Free day until the agreed time for transfer to the airport. End of our services.