FES DESERT TOUR 5days
STARTING FEZ / ENDING MARRAKECH
Your tour will include the following sightseeing:
Fez –Midelt - Erfoud - Merzouga – Ouarzazat - Marrakech
This tour offers you the opportunity to discover as much as possible about the Sahara desert.
You will have five days with our friendship to discover the most possible about Morocco and live one astounding travelling experience.
We assure you the most comfortable vehicles you can find in the market to ensure your total comfort and safety.
A night in an extravagant tent is included in this tour as well as a folkloric dinner full of fun and amusements with the local Berbers under the limitless stars of the desert as well as camel trekking.
We promise you the most experienced, friendly and multi languages speaking drivers and guides throughout the entire tour.
DAY 1: FES - Midelt
Today’s journey will be taking you to a whole new level of travelling and fun since our next destination is the Sahara desert and specially midelt where you will be spending the night.
On our way we will be passing by the Middle Atlas by stopping at Ifran which considered being the Little Switzerland of Morocco, we will be making a quick stop at the cedar forest or the home of the monkeys where you will get the opportunity to take some amazing pictures and have a pretty charming experience with the monkeys then we continue on road to Midelt.
Dinner will be served in your hotel or riad in Midelt
DAY 2: Midelt – Erfoud
After breakfast we will be heading to Erfoud or the capital of fossils like it is being famous for. This place could be easily considered as an oasis town in the Sahara Desert, Due to its proximity to Merzouga desert in the Erg Chebbi Dunes.
Lately it has developed tourist related infrastructures such as hotels and restaurants. It has also become a destination for filmmakers due to the beauty of the surrounding Sahara Desert and the town's oasis areas.
DAY 3: Erfoud – Merzouga
From Erfoud we will head to Rissani where you will be having a late lunch. This is considered to be a special treat on its own since you will be living one friendly local experience with the habitants of the region and enjoying with them one of their signature meals which is “El Medfouna” or the Berber Pizza.
Then we expand our visit to the Khamelia village before we get you to the Erg Chebbi dunes of Merzouga where you will get to experience a life time experience which a camel trekking which last about an hour to get you to the camp where you will be spending the night and having dinner over a fire party full of excitement and fun.
We have a luxury tent reserved for you at the camp where you will be spending the night.
DAY 4: MERZOUGA - AIT OUZZINE - OUARZAZATE
Today we recommend you to wake up a bit early so you can catch an amazing sunrise over the dunes of your camp before we head to Merzouga so we can get you ready to your next destination which is Ouarzazat.
Before we get to Ouarzazat we will be making a stop at this place called Ait Ouzzine where you will have another typical desert experience and have lunch with a local family while enjoying a nice tea break. You will feel like a local nomad traversing the Sahara and getting the chance to hang out with random people throughout this journey. The locals of that area are extremely friendly and enjoy sharing their time and homes with tourists for a no coast fee.
Ait Ouzzine is a Berber village populated by over 300 families nestled within the Middle Atlas Mountains tucked away along an impressive desert route connecting the Draa Valley (Tansikht) and Rissani. They live peacefully in these beautifully painted kasbahs, with their own water wells, henna fields, and gardens.
Once this desert experience is over we will head the road to Ouarzazat where you will be spending the night.
DAY 5: OUARZAZATE EXTENDED VISIT – MARRAKECH (DROP OFF)
After you enjoy your breakfast you will be getting a full tour of Ouarzazat and its surrounding and we assure you, this will be another lifetime experience before we head back to Marrakech which is our final destination for this tour.
Nicknamed the door of the desert, Ouarzazat is primarily occupied by Berbers who constructed many of the prominent Kasbahs and buildings for which the area is known. The Ouarzazate studios area is one of the largest movie studios in the world in terms of land and a famous location for film making which has invited many international companies to work here and film several historical movies including Mission Cleopatra, Lawrence of Arabia, The Man Who Would Be King, Kingdom of Heaven and Babel.
Once the tour is over we will drive you back to Marrakech at the destination of your choice.
Please make sure to contact us in case you need any further information or you have any extra requests or suggestions.
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