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3 days marrakech to fes desert tour
The 3 days marrakech to fes desert tour is among the hottest desert tours from Marrakech that connects the 2 imperial cities.
The 3 days marrakech to fes desert tour enables you to uncover a giant part of the south of Morocco, departing from the ocher city of Marrakech in direction of the Atlas mountains and crossing stunning surroundings on the curvy roads and perched Berber villages mixing with the mountains, to the famous kasbahs of Ait Benhaddou fortified village and Ouarzazate with its cinematic sights
Spending the primary nighttime within the heart of the Dades gorges in a traditional however comfortable lodge.
The second day enables you to get pleasure from a short walk within the todra immense gorges earlier than heading in direction of Merzouga in an extra arid plain saying the start of the deserts, as soon as in Merzouga
You’ll experience the camels and go deep within the desert to spend an evening in a nomad bivouac to get pleasure from a starry night time underneath a transparent and peaceable sky.
The third day takes you thru a unique route heading in direction of Fes and crossing many villages and sceneries together with gorgeous cedar forest with its playful monkeys earlier than reaching the Cultural capital of the nation: Fes the place your driver will drop you off in your lodge.
THIS IS THE ITINERARY OF THE 3 days marrakech to fes desert tour:
Day1: Marrakech-ait ben haddou-Ouarzazate-Dades valley
Our 3 days marrakech to fes desert tour Desert we’ll start from your hotel or riad or airport, bus, train in Marrakech .we will across through high atlas mountains pass linking the south-east of Marrakech to the city of Ouarzazate via the high atlas mountains
On our 3 days marrakech to fes desert tour you can take nice picture under the monument starting across “tizi n’tichka” pass and enjoy the lovely scenery, from November by way of March, snow can often fall on the pass, but it can be warm all year round in the strong sun, it reaches elevations (2.260) meters above the sea level. And it is the highest major mountain pass in North Africa, to reach “ait ben haddou” village, the fortified ksar with its amazing kasbahs, and the atlas Berber village.
We will arrive in the Kasbah ait ben haddou, a famous village designated a world heritage site by UNESCO and the setting for many Hollywood movies, we stop for lunch in ait ben haddou, and after lunch we will head to Ouarzazate has stood at the edge of the Sahara desert for hundreds of years, a city of palm trees, sandy streets, and blocky, fort-like building, this is the morocco seen in a hundred movies
The name Ouarzazate comes from the Amazigh for” quiet place” and compared to many of its fellow morocco towns and cities, there is a certain calm to be found here, inside its walls you will find new hotels and complexes, plus film studios which have made the most of their photogenic location, outside the city is the reason most people come to Ouarzazate: the stunning Sahara. take a trek out to the nearby villages and kasbahs
We will then drive to “skoura” you will visit an oasis lined with immense palm groves, and you will visit the “amerhidil” is part of “skoura” palm groves alongside more, and visit roses valley known for its apricots, but especially for its roses
This valley is rich of its traditions and its Berber culture, its splendid landscapes and its inhabitants, at the end the day, follow “dades” river on the tiny road passing by different fortified Kasbahs located on the side of the road to dades canyons, you will reach to your hotel in the afternoon, dinner and breakfast at your “dades” hotel.
Day2: Dades gorge – todra gorge – Erfoud – rissani- Merzouga
3 days Marrakech to fes desert tour, we’ll continue at the second day After breakfast at your hotel on “Dades valley”, we will then take a drive via the line with ancient (1001) kasbahs and many Berber villages at the dades
The “Dades gorge” is a series of rugged wadi gorge carved out by the Dades river in morocco .the river originates in the high atlas range of the Atlas mountains, following some (350) kilometers southwest before joining the “Draa” river at the edge of the Sahara, where we will deviate to a minor road driving along the river to “toudra” where you will stop for a walk in the oasis under the shade of palm trees and continue to toudra gorges, we will then head to the “Erg Chebbi”.
We cease in “tinjdad” you will enjoy your lunch in “tinjdad” after lunch we will proceed early in the afternoon to “rissani” well-known for its dates market and being a starting point of the ancient trading caravans crossing the Sahara desert, 3 day Morocco trip from Marrakech to Merzouga will continue to” the Erg Chebbi “driving through some rocky desert views,
As soon as you arrive at the popular dunes of erg Chebbi, the overnight staying in the desert camp, erg Chebbi is an amazing place in the heart of the desert, where we will get to our camel ride and traverse the dunes of erg Chebbi,
As you watch the sunset in style heading to the oasis where a camp is located, while watching the sunset, to get to the camp in the oasis. spending the night in the bivouac at “Merzouga” Sahara desert under nomadic tents or outside under stunning stars. you can spend your night playing drums with experience camel guide if you like .local nomad hosts will be entertaining you with their drums.
Day3: mERZOUGA–RISSANI–ZIZ VALLEY – MEDILT–AZROU–IFRAN–FES
On the last day of our 3 days marrakech to fes desert tour, we will wake up early morning to enjoy the sunrise on the dunes then take a camel ride back to the hotel where you’ll take a shower and enjoy your breakfast. after freshening up and having breakfast.
We’ll leave Fez through the palm groves to rissani, to visit the marketplace is the main market located in the homonymous town. rissani is near Merzouga Sahara. the market is very big and has a lot of different zones: clothes zone, sweets zone, date zone, spices zone, meat zone, animal zone. you’ll see many things .also, the animal’s zone with cows, donkeys, bulls, and goats. the marketplace ( open on Tuesday and Thursday, Sunday).
Afterward, we’ll continue to drive via Erfoud and ziz valley its craggy gorges behind at the city of er rachidial and continues its southward journey for another 100km along the ziz valley to the Moroccan pre-Sahara (hamada).along the way, the largely hidden river feeds a string of oases and brings life to what would otherwise be dirt and stone.
We’ll pass through the middle atlas mountains. we have a stop to enjoy lunch and a break in the restaurant in midelt then we’ll head toward the cedar forest of azrou and stop to enjoy the view with the monkeys. we’ll continue via Ifrane, the (Switzerland of morocco) to arrive early evening to fes.
Drop you off in fez in your hotel or your riad or the airport where our 3 days desert trip from marrakech to fes end.
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