Our desert trip from Fez is ready! After meeting you, we leave Fez towards Todra Gorges, passing through Ifrane, the best small town in north Africa. Moroccan style built by the French in the 1930’s with Swiss village style,we continue crossing the middle atlas and cedars forest, we stop near Azrou to see the monkeys also for rest and take some pictures. We will pass through many berber villages. We continue the way through the Atlas Mountains enjoying the landscapes we arrive to the small town Errich. Here, we turn right taking the way through the famous town of Imilchil, we reach Todra Gorges in the time of the sunset, dinner and overnight in a nice hotel between the mountains, rivers and the valley.
After breakfast, we will have a walk in Todra gorge before we take the road to Merzouga, crossing Ziz valley through Tinjdad, Jorf and Erfoud. We will stop in Rissani for a short break. Then we will have a quick visit for the city, when we leave Rissani to Merzouga we’ll feel the beginning of the Saharan desert, we reach Merzouga before the sunset, depending on your arrival to traditional Kasbah on the foot of the Dunes of Erg-Chebbi. After a break with a mint tea, the guide and camels will be waiting to carry you across the sandy Dunes of the Erg-Chebbi, you will enjoy the beauty of the sunset on camel, after 1h30 or 2 hours you will reach to the desert camp to spend night in a berber tent. At your desert camp, your camels are hobbled and mint tea is served. After a wonderful dinner, you can Watch The Stars, and overnight in The Berber Tent.
In the morning you can get up early, take a walk over the sand Dunes and watch the sunrise from just behind the Algerian border, which is about 50 km from Merzouga. We take camel back to the hotel, after breakfast, shower and Rest, we’ll start our tour back to Fez, through Ziz valley, Berber villages, middle Atlas and we will arrive to Fez in the afternoon. Drop off in Fez. End of our desert trip from Fez.
Please check our package Atlas Mountains Day Trip from Marrakech.
Desert Trips Morocco was born out of the desire to discover, in an authentic way, the desert of Morocco by zagora & Merzouga, its cultures and nomadic traditions.