6 Days Desert Trip Fes to Marrakech


On this 6 days trip Fes to Marrakech you will discover the fascinating southern area of Morocco. The tours of the “Great Hidden South” are a good opportunity to know in detail the spectacular landscapes of the region, its ancient Kasbahs and villages.

There will also be time to visit the cinema museum where famous films like “Gladiator” have been shot and to know the village of the dark skin people of Khamlia, where they will show us their African rhythms. We will also do the tour of Erg Chebbi where we will meet nomadic peoples and we will cross different tracks in 4×4.

Highlights of 6 Days Trip Fes to Marrakech

  • Stop at Azrou cedar forest and see Barbary Apes

  • Panoramic aspects of Erg Chebbi dunes

  • Experience Camel ride in Merzouga Sahara

  • Watch Sunset over the sand dunes

  • Do Sand Boarding activity

  • Hearty dinner and party around campfire (Berber Drums)

  • Overnight Camping at Merzouga Desert Camp

  • Merzouga explore tour & a visit to a nomad family

  • Visit Atlas Studio & Taourirt Kasbah in Ouarzazate

  • Visit the UNESCO world heritage of Ait Ben Haddou Kasbah

  • Spectacular views of the Atlas Mountains landscapes

6-Day Trip from Fes to Marrakech via Merzouga Sahara

Day 1: Fes Sightseeing guided Tour with local guide

  • Andalusia Mosque

  • Tanners’ Quarters

  • El-Attarine Madrasa

  • Quarraouine Mosque

  • Azouia Moulay Idriss

  • Nejjarine Museum

  • Royal Palace

  • Bab Boujloud Gate

  • Return to hotel/riad in Fes for Night/Dinner

Day 2: Fes » Azrou (Cedar forest) » Midelt [205 km]

  • Visit Ifrane (Moroccan-style resort)

  • Explore Cedar Forests in Azrou

  • Journey through forests, springs, Berber villages

  • Arrive at Midelt, Check-in at Hotel/Riad for Dinner/Overnight

Day 3: Midelt » Erfoud » Merzouga Sahara Desert [263 km]

  • Pass through scenic landscapes, Berber villages

  • Stops for photos, panoramic views, oasis sights

  • Reach Merzouga, Check-in at Hotel/Riad for Dinner/Overnight

Day 4: Merzouga Desert Exploration & Camel Trek [45 km]

  • Visit Khamlia Village, listen to Gnawa music

  • Explore deserted mines, Berber nomads, palm oasis

  • Return for lunch and relaxation

  • Camel trek through sand dunes, Camp with drums music

  • Sunset & Sunrise photography opportunity

  • Night in Nomad Berber Tents

Day 5: Merzouga » Ouarzazate [367 km]

  • Sunrise watch, Camel ride back to hotel for breakfast

  • Journey towards Ouarzazate via Rissani

  • Explore Sijilmassa monument, Kasbahs

  • Pass through Ziz Valley, Todra Gorge for a short walk

  • Reach Ouarzazate, Dinner/Overnight in Riad/Kasbah

Day 6: Ouarzazate » Ait Benhaddou » High Atlas » Marrakech [196 km]

  • Visit Kasbah of Taourirt and Atlas Studios

  • Explore Fint Oasis near Ouarzazate

  • Drive via Tizi-n-Tichka road, Lunch stop

  • Arrive in Marrakech in late afternoon, trip concludes

Program Itinerary of the 6 Days Desert Tour Fes to Marrakech

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Additional info about the 6 Days Desert Tour from Fes

  • 1. At the accommodations, you will be staying in a private room at your preferred type

  • 2. At the desert camp, you will be staying in a private tent at your fancied type

  • 3. Vegetarian option is available, please advise at time of booking if required.

  • 4. Children must be accompanied by an adult.

  • 5. Comfortable shoes for walking and Sandboarding, sport sneakers for example. Long sleeves and long pants or skirts are appropriate for the camel trek.

  • 6. Quad bike & Buggies in the dunes can be included as an extra.

  • 7. Alcoholic drinks (available to purchase)

  • 8. Your booking confirmation will be received at the time of booking.