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4-Day Marrakech to Fez Tour via Sahara Desert

🐪 The Marrakech to Fez 4-day Excursion is one of Morocco’s most popular tours. If you would like to take time to appreciate the beautiful desert scenery while having the opportunity to truly become acquainted with the Sahara Desert, then this 4 Day Marrakech to Fez via the Sahara Desert Tour is just for you!

This tour can also be made departing from Marrakech to Fez. The price and visiting destinations are the same just going on the inverse order of trip.

📝 Marrakech to Fez Itinerary

  • Day 1: Marrakech → Telouet → Aït Benhaddou → Ouarzazate.
  • Day 2: Ouarzazate → Skoura → Kelaat-M’Gouna → Dades Valley → Todra Gorges.
  • Day 3: Todra Gorges → Tinjdad → Touroug → Erfoud → Merzouga.
  • Day 4: Merzouga → Erfoud → Errachidea → Midelt → Ifrane → Fez.

📝 Marrakech to Fez Tour detailed description

✅ Day 1: Marrakech → Telouet → Aït Benhaddou → Ouarzazate

AIT BENHADDOU

AIT BENHADDOU

After breakfast, we will embark on an early departure to Telouet, via the High Atlas mountains and passing through the Tizi-n-Tichka pass, reaching 2,260m in elevation. Later visiting the Kasbah of Pacha Glaoui in Telouet, we will have lunch. In the afternoon and via the Ounila Valley, our course will lead us to the fortified village of Aït Benhaddou, with its quaint Berber dwellings dotting the horizon. After spending some time in the village, we will continue onward and into Ouarzazate, where we will end our day with dinner and a night’s stay in a local hotel.

✅ Day 2: Ouarzazate → Skoura → Kelaat-M’Gouna → Dades Valley → Todra Gorges

DADES

DADES

On the second day of our excursion, an early departure from Ouarzazate will bring us to our next rendezvous, with the Cinema Studios and the Taourirt Kasbah. Continuing our journey, we will navigate through the Oasis Skoura and the Trail of the 1000 Kasbahs, with a brief stop at the Amredhyle Kasbah. Then, venturing off-road along the Rose Valley to its conjunction with the Dades Valley, you will find yourself gazing in amazement at the Ait Youl Kasbah and the surrounding landscape. Afterwards, we will climb to the Dades Gorges for the day’s lunch, then drive back to the Dades Valley to continue towards Tinghir. Dinner and overnight accommodation will be arranged at Todra Gorges.

✅ Day 3: Todra Gorges → Tinjdad → Touroug → Erfoud → Merzouga

ERG CHEBBI DUNES - MERZOUGA

ERG CHEBBI DUNES – MERZOUGA

After breakfast, we take a short walk in the Todra Gorges valley, discovering the magic of the High Atlas mountains! Returning to Tinghir, we will pass by Aït Aissa Oubrahim at the foot of vibrantly scented plantations and palm groves. While later driving towards Alnif for lunch, you will be presented with a spectacular view of a hidden oasis in the massiveness of Bougafer’s mineral massif. Arrive in Rissani at the end of the day, we will continue driving towards the fascinating dunes of Erg Chebbi, the Dunes of Merzouga. Exchanging our vehicles for camels, you will be taken on a camel ride through the desert to enjoy the brilliant sunset cast over the dunes. Dinner and overnight accommodation will take place in the middle of the Merzouga Dunes, in an authentic nomad camp with nomad Berber tents!

✅ Day 4: Merzouga → Erfoud → Errachidea → Midelt → Ifrane → Fez

FEZ

FEZ

With an early rise and departure across the backdrop of a magnificent Sahara Desert sunrise, we will take a camel ride return to the hotel where breakfast and our parked vehicles will be awaiting us. After our morning repose, we will travel both the Middle and High Atlas mountains, crossing Errachidia via Erfoud and the Ziz Valley along the way. In the afternoon, lunch will be arranged upon our arrival in Midelt. Afterwards, we will traverse the dense cedar woods where snow monkeys live, en route to our evening arrival in Fez.

📌 Map Marrakech to Fez visiting the Sahara Desert

4-Day Marrakech to Fez Tour via Sahara Desert

4-Day Marrakech to Fez Tour via Sahara Desert

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