Fes - Midelt - Arfoud - Merzouga Desert
We will pick up you from your hotel/riad/ bus station then we will start our journey from Fes to Midelt and Merzouga desert. We pass through Ifrane, a winter ski resort, we visit the cedars forest in Azrou where you will see the monkeys. We drive across the Middle Atlas mountains towards the Sahara desert passing Erfoud and Rissani. We reach Merzouga in the afternoon, and we stay overnight in a desert hotel with dinner and breakfast.
Merzouga Desert Tour
After breakfast, we will explore the desert area of Merzouga by visiting the village of Khamia. Khamlia is famous for its musicians. Then we will have lunch with Nomad people living in the desert and in the afternoon we will prepare ourselves for camel ride across the dunes. Once we reach the desert camp, we explore the desert area, watch the desert sunset and we will enjoy dinner at the campfire. We spend this night in desert tents.
Merzouga Desert - Dades Gorges
We ride camels back to the village. After showering and breakfast in the riad, we’ll head to Rissani, Tinghir, and Todra Gorges which is the highest, narrowest gorge in Morocco. We may hike within the valley, and then we continue to the Dades Valley. Here we’ll enjoy sand castles and also the rock formations called "monkey toes" and we stay in Dades Gorges in a local hotel with dinner and breakfast.
Dades Gorges - Ouarzazate - Marrakech
We continue our Morocco tour towards Ouarzazate passing the way of the thousand Kasbahs. We will stop at Kalaat Mgouna, then we drive to Ouarzazate and Ait Ben Haddou, where the local kasbah has been built by Et Hami El Glaoui in the 19th century. We cross Tizi n'Tichka mountain Pass at 2260m over the High Atlas mountains before we reach Marrakech.
NOTE: It is possible to modify this tour. If you prefer this tour can finish in Fes.