6 Days in Morocco: Desert tour from Fes to Marrakech
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6 Days Morocco desert tour from Fes to Marrakech via Merzouga
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Overview of the 6 days desert tour from Fes to Marrakech
This 6-day tour will take you to some of Morocco’s most breathtaking destinations. Starting in Fes, you’ll travel to Merzouga and spend a night in the Sahara Desert. You’ll then explore the Berber families of the region, the Black Desert, and the Todra and Dades Gorges. You’ll also visit the Ait Ben Haddou and Skoura oases before reaching the Hollywood city of Ouarzazate. Finally, you’ll end your journey in Marrakech with a guided tour of the city’s most iconic sites, including the Menara, Koutoubia Mosque, Majorelle Gardens, Bahia Palace, and Dar Si Said Palace. Experience the beauty and culture of Morocco on this unforgettable journey.
6-Day desert tour from Fes to Marrakech, Highlights
- Explore the ancient city of Fez, a UNESCO World Heritage Site
- Enjoy a camel ride across the Sahara Desert and spend a night in a traditional Berber tent
- Visit the villages surrounding Erg Chebbi Dunes and meet local Berber families
- Drive through the Middle Atlas to the oasis of Tinghir and explore the Todra Gorges
- Visit the fortified village of Ait Benhaddou, a UNESCO World Heritage Site
- Drive through the High Atlas Mountains to Marrakech and explore the city’s famous monuments and souks
- Enjoy a sunset overlook from the terrace of a cafe at the Jamaa El Fna Square
Detailed program of the 6 Days itinerary from Fes to Marrakech via desert
DAY 1 :FES – IFRANE – AZROU – ZIZ VALLEY – ERFOUD–MERZOUGA:
The trip will start from Fez city; recognized as an international heritage by UNESCO, we will first meet at the hotel or raid where you are booked. Heading towards Merzouga known for its golden desert in the southeast of Morocco. Through the route we will go drive by the city of Ifran; different from the other cities of the country Ifran has European wonderful architecture surrounded by the Cedar forest; here we can stop to feed the monkeys living in that forest and enjoy the fresh air. After that we will continue the route to Midelt city; located in the middle atlas; known for its apple production and the ancient mines of plumb. We will stop there for lunchtime and continue the trip. The next direction will be Erfoud an oasis town in eastern Morocco, crossing the Tizi Ntalghamt a passage through the mountain that will transport you to another landscape view with deserted mountains except next to the river. Arriving at Arfoud the trip we will drive directly to Merzouga stop at an auberge and leave your luggage there and ride camels to the khaima “the tent” in the desert. You will be served dinner then listen to the local music with drums and dance around a campfire.
DAY 2: MERZOUGA – BERBER FAMILIES – BLACK DESERT – MERZOUGA (CAMEL RIDE & NIGHT IN SAHARA):
The morning in the desert will start very early to allow you to see the sunrise and the changing of color of the golden dunes with time. After that, you will ride back camels to Merzouga at the hotel where you can get a fresh shower and a tasty breakfast before going on a visit to the villages surrounding Erg Chebbi dunes such as Hassi Labied, Merdani, Khamlia andM’fis. We will meet locals on the way to Khamlia who will show you their desert oasis. On the sand, you will probably encounter desert reptiles and mammals. Arriving in khamilia known as the Gnawi village, black people coming from southern countries of Africa as slaves in the past, get integrated into Moroccan society. The people there will welcome you very hospitably with a cup of tea made in the desert manner (Amazigh whiskey) and listening to their lovely spiritual Gnawi music. Leaving khamilia we will go towards the Algerian borders to have a panoramic view of the golden dunes before having a picnic lunch under the shadow of a tree. The ride will continue visiting nomads of the region living under an Amazigh tent and taking care of their herds. On the way back to Merzouga to have dinner and sleep the night at the hotel, you will come across the volcanic rocks and the Yasmina Lake where you will be surprised with the natural postcard of the dunes surrounding the lake ( in spring)
DAY 3: MERZOUGA – ERRISSANI – ERFOUD – JORF – TODRA GORGES:
On the second day, you will wake up early in the morning to admire the sunrise shining on the golden sand. After that, we ride back on camels to the auberge. Where you will have a shower to refresh your body and then an appetite breakfast. Putting back your things on the bus. We will Drive toward Rissani town situated at the edge of the Ziz Valley. Where are traditional ksour and desert villages and the Mausoleum of the first Alaouite Sultan Moulay Ali Cherif, the grandfather of the current King of Morocco. There we will be served lunch and continue the journey towards the Todra gorges through the Amazigh villages near the Oasis of Tinghir surrounded by the mountain of the High Atlas. Arriving at the Gorges where you spend the night you will be amazed by the shape of the limestone shaped years ago by the power of water, this place is known for rock climbing sport.
DAY 4: TODRA GORGES – DADES GORGES – ROSES VALLEY – SKOURA–OUARZAZATE:
Waking up at Dades gorges, you will have your breakfast and start traveling towards the Hollywood city of Morocco, Ouarzazate. The drive will take you through the piste Boutagherar and the oasis of Skoura which is cultivated with hectares of roses where we can stop for lunchtime and enjoy the landscape of the region. Arriving in Ouarzazate we will visit many Cinematographic buildings. Then we can have dinner and call it a day
DAY 5 : OUARZAZATE – KASBAH AITBENHADDOU – HIGH ATLAS MOUNTAINS – MARRAKECH
The next morning, you will have a breakfast meal. Then we will start the trip From Ouarzazate. The drive will take us to the Ighram “the fortified village” of Ait ben Haddou; where we will have lunch, this village took its name from Ksar (collective living building) of Ait Ben Haddou, the World Heritage site by UNESCO in 1987, where famous films were shot to name but a few as Lawrence of Arabia, Gladiator, The Mummy. Going via the Tizi N’Tichka mountain passage at the high Atlas, you will have some time to take pictures of the mountain winds. Then the trip will continue to its final point Marrakech, or as it is known for the Amazigh people the land of God “Amour N Akouch” in the evening time. Overnight at one of the Riads in Marrakech.
DAY 6: Marrakech guided tour
This day is devoted to visiting the famous places of Marrakech. You will start by visiting the Menara, an old pool surrounded by beautiful gardens and fields irrigated from the pool using an old system of irrigation, which was established in the 12 century. The visits of this tour will consider several important places in the city for example the Koutoubia Mosque, Majorel gardens, Bahia Palace, and Dar Si Said Palace museum of jewelry. The guide will invite you for an optional lunch in the Medina, and then you will walk the colorful souks of Marrakech. The sunset time you will have an overlook from the terrace of a coffee to the Jamaa Elna square. The day will end with a transfer to your riad or hotel.
Information about the places you will visit in this 6 Days desert tour from Fes
Fes is one of the oldest and most historic cities in Morocco that must be discovered. The city is full of unique cultural experiences. Visiting Fes allows you to explore the city’s countless historical and cultural sites, including the famous Fes Medina (also called Fes El’bali), a UNESCO World Heritage Site. You can also visit the city’s many mosques and take part in traditional Moroccan activities such as carpet weaving and leather tanning. Fes is also home to a vibrant food culture, featuring many delicious dishes. Visiting Fes will help you learn about Morocco’s history, culture, and cuisine. If I where were you, I wouldn’t miss the chance to visit such an interesting city as Fes through this 6 days tour from Fes to Marrakech.
If we have enough time, we will visit the village of Erfoud as well. It is known for its date festival, held annually in September, which attracts many visitors from all over the country. Erfoud is a major agricultural center, with the surrounding area being a major producer of dates and other produce. The village is an important trading center for the region and is known for its pottery and handicrafts. Additionally, the city is a popular tourist destination due to its proximity to the Sahara Desert of Merzouga and its nearby oases.
Erfoud is known as the gateway to the Sahara Desert, and its surrounding area is a popular destination for dune-bashing, camel riding, and other desert safaris. The city is also known for its fossils, which can be found in the nearby Atlas Mountains. In addition, the city is home to a number of historic sites, including a 16th-century fort, an old palace, and a synagogue. Erfoud is a great destination for anyone looking to explore the culture, history, and landscapes of Morocco.
Merzouga is a small village in southeastern Morocco, located on the edge of the Sahara Desert. It is a popular tourist destination due to its famous dunes of Erg Chebbi, some of the largest in Morocco. The dunes are a spectacular sight, with their golden sand glistening in the sun and their ridges rising up to several hundred meters in height. The village is also known for its traditional mud-brick houses, which are decorated with brightly-colored fabrics and traditional Berber carpets.
Merzouga is an important stopping point for visitors who are interested in desert tours and camel safaris in Morocco. The village is home to the best camel trekking adventures.
Visitors can also take part in traditional Berber activities such as henna painting, pottery making, and weaving. Merzouga is a wonderful place to visit, with its unique cultural attractions and its beautiful natural scenery. Visitors will find plenty of things to do and see, from exploring the sand dunes to taking part in traditional Berber activities.
about 100 km south of Fez. The village is home to a population of around 600 people, who primarily rely on agriculture for their livelihoods. Errissani is best known for its annual Moussem of Sidi Mimoune, a traditional festival that draws thousands of people from across Morocco and around the world. The festival is celebrated in honor of the late Sufi saint Sidi Mimoune, who was believed to have performed miracles in the region. During the event, locals and visitors alike gather to take part in religious ceremonies, music and dancing, and feasting.
Errissani is a beautiful and tranquil village that offers visitors a peaceful respite from the hustle and bustle of modern life. With its stunning natural landscapes, vibrant culture, and rich history, Errissani is a great destination for those looking to experience a traditional Moroccan village. Also, the village is known for its big traditional Souk where people everywhere come to buy and sell their products.
Erfoud is a small village in Morocco located in the Tafilalt region, in the province of Errachidia, nearby Errissani.
The village has a long history and was once a prominent stop on the caravan route between the Sahara and Marrakech. Erfoud is famous for its date festival, which is held annually in late October or early November. During the festival, there are parades, music, and other forms of entertainment. The city is also known for its traditional handicrafts including pottery, metalwork, leatherwork, and weaving. Erfoud is a popular tourist destination due to its proximity to the Sahara Desert and the nearby Merzouga Dunes. Tourists can explore the desert by camel or jeep, and there are also several hotels and restaurants in the area. The city is also known for its production of fossilized stones, which are sold as souvenirs and can be found in many shops. Erfoud is an ideal spot to explore Morocco’s diverse landscape and culture. The city is home to many historical sites, and its date festival is a great way to experience the local culture. With its fascinating history and beautiful scenery, Erfoud is a must-visit destination for any traveler.
Todra Gorge is a spectacular ravine located in the eastern part of the High Atlas Mountains in Morocco. The gorge is a narrow and dramatic limestone canyon with towering cliffs that reach heights of up to 300 meters. The Todra Gorge is a popular destination for travelers and climbers, offering stunning views of the jagged landscape and providing an ideal setting for an array of outdoor activities. The Todra Gorge is one of the most remarkable gorges in Morocco and is a favorite destination for trekkers and rock climbers. The gorge is characterized by steep limestone walls that are up to 500 meters high. The landscape is dotted with small villages, traditional Berber houses, and palm groves.
The Todra Gorge also offers a number of attractions, including hot springs, natural pools, and the Todra River. The Todra Gorge is an ideal spot for adventure activities, such as trekking, rock climbing, and mountaineering. The area is also home to a variety of bird species, including eagles, vultures, and storks.
The Todra Gorge is a great destination for nature lovers, offering an opportunity to explore its spectacular landscapes and experience its unique culture. With its incredible natural beauty and rich history, the Todra Gorge is sure to provide an unforgettable experience.
Skoura is a small town in central Morocco, located in the province of Ouarzazate. It is a popular destination for tourists, who come to explore the region’s incredible desert landscapes, traditional Berber villages, and spectacular Kasbahs. Skoura’s main attraction is its incredible Kasbah, which was built in the 12th century by the Almoravids. The Kasbah is a sprawling complex of towers, walls, and buildings, and it is a great place to explore and learn about the history and culture of the region. Skoura is also known for its beautiful oases, which are an important source of water for the local population. The oases are home to a variety of plants and animals, and they provide a great opportunity for visitors to get close to nature. There are also several palm groves in the area, which are great for walking and bird-watching.
Ouarzazate, also known as “Open gate of the Desert or Hollywood of Africa”, is a city in the south of Morocco. It is located in the Anti-Atlas Mountains, on the edge of the Sahara Desert. Ouarzazate is a major tourist destination and is known for its desert scenery, stunning landscapes, and famous film studios. The city is surrounded by desert and mountains, making it an ideal destination for outdoor activities such as hiking, climbing, and camel trekking tours.
Ouarzazate is home to many beautiful Kasbahs, or fortified villages, as well as a number of other ancient sites. The city also has several UNESCO World Heritage Sites, including the Agadir Kasbah and the Ait Benhaddou Kasbah. Ouarzazate is also a great destination for international film producers. The city’s studios have been used to film many famous movies, including Lawrence of Arabia, The Mummy, and Gladiator. The city is also home to Atlas Film Studios, one of the largest film production studios in the world.
Ouarzazate is worth visiting for what it offers to visitors including a unique cultural experience. Visitors to the city can explore its markets, enjoy traditional Berber cuisine, and take in the stunning desert scenery. The city is also a great depart for memorable trips in the area, including the nearby Draa Valley, Zagora desert, and the Atlas Mountains.
Kasbah Ait Benhaddou is a fortified town located in the Ounila River valley in the foothills of the Atlas Mountains, near the city of Ouarzazate in Morocco. It is a UNESCO World Heritage Site and is well known for its numerous film and television appearances such as in the famous sere of Game of Thrones. The kasbah dates back to the 11th century and is made up of several adobe buildings and dwellings, some of which are still inhabited today. The buildings are decorated with intricate designs and carvings, making the Kasbah a popular spot for tourists and photographers.
The Kasbah is also home to a number of traditional markets, where handicrafts and other items are made.
The Kasbah Ait Benhaddou is a popular destination for tourists, and it is possible to visit it for a day trip from Marrakech. There are also accommodation options in the area, such as hotels and lodges. The area is also popular for camel trekking. The nearby Ait Benhaddou village is known for its traditional Berber architecture, and its streets are lined with mud brick houses. Kasbah Ait Benhaddou is a popular spot for photographers, as well as filmmakers. As such, it is important to remember that it is a must-see, so don’t miss the opportunity to visit the site through this 6 days tour from Fes to Marrakech.
Marrakech is the icon of Moroccan tourism. Located at the foothills of the Atlas Mountains in the western part of the country, Marrakech is a vibrant, bustling city with a unique blend of modern and traditional culture. It is a popular tourist destination for its rich history, vibrant culture, and stunning architecture.
The city is an important trading center and was once an important stop along the trade routes between Europe and Africa. The city is full of historic monuments, palaces, and mosques that date back hundreds of years. The Medina, the walled old city, is the most popular attraction for tourists, with its labyrinth-like alleyways, colorful souks and markets, and palaces.
Marrakech is worth visiting for what it offers including lovely history, culture, and beautiful architecture. The city offers something for everyone, whether you’re looking to explore the old city, shop in the souks, or experience the vibrant nightlife.
Breathtaking sites you will cross in this Morocco desert tour from Fes
Ifrane is a city in the Middle Atlas region of Morocco, located about 80 kilometers south of Fez which we will cross in this 6-day tour from Fes to Marrakech. It is sometimes referred to as the “Little Switzerland of Morocco” due to its alpine climate, picturesque landscape, and its modern European-style architecture.
The city of Ifrane is renowned for its cleanliness beauty, and calmness. It has become a popular tourist destination for those who are looking for a relaxing experience and also a popular road for several tours from Fes. Its streets are lined with cafés, restaurants, and shops, and it has several large parks, gardens, and a lake.
Ifrane is also home to a ski resort, which attracts many visitors during the winter months. It offers downhill skiing, snowboarding, and cross-country skiing. Ifrane is known for its breathtaking views and has many fascinating sites to explore. These include the Al-Akhawayn Museum, which houses artifacts from the university’s history and from the region’s pre-Islamic past, and the El-Hajar Mosque, which is a beautiful example of Islamic architecture.
For a while, you may think that Ifran is an empty city because the locals prefer to spend most of their time in their houses and get out only in need.
Azrou is a small town in Morocco located in the Middle Atlas Mountains which we will cross in this desert tour from Fes. It is known for its bustling market, where merchants from all over the region come to buy and sell goods. The town is also known for its many outdoor cafes and traditional Berber music. Azrou is known for the surrounding cedar forests, and there are lots of Barberian monkeys in the area, of course, we will stop to feed them before continuing our way. There are several local galleries and museums, as well as a few small hotels and guesthouses. Azrou is a great destination for visitors who want to enjoy the beauty of Morocco’s nature.
The cedar forest near Azrou is a unique and beautiful part of the Middle Atlas Mountains and the largest one in Morocco and maybe in North Africa. These forests are full of ancient cedar trees, some of which are thousands of years old. The forests are home to many species of wildlife, including birds, deer, and wild boar. Visitors can enjoy hiking trails, picnic areas, and even camping spots. It’s a wonderful site to pause.
Located in the Province of Ouarzazate, the gorge is a spectacularly rugged area with steep, rocky cliffs and deep canyons. The Dades River runs through the gorge and has created a stunning landscape of limestone formations and sandstone bluffs. The gorge is a popular destination for hikers, rock climbers, and nature lovers alike. It is one of the most beautiful and unique regions in Morocco and an ideal spot for exploring the country’s rugged terrain. The Dades Gorge is a part of the Grand Canyon du Todra, a 300 km long system of canyons, gorges, and cliffs. This grand canyon is a UNESCO World Heritage Site and provides a stunning backdrop for the region. The gorge is most spectacular during the springtime when the river is full and the cliffs are lined with wildflowers. The gorge is home to a variety of wildlife, including ibex, mouflon sheep, gazelles, and jackals. There are also a number of birds that can be spotted in the area, including the Egyptian vulture, the common kestrel, and the common buzzard. The Dades Gorge is a popular destination for adventure seekers and nature enthusiasts. There are numerous hiking trails, rock climbing routes, and camping spots throughout the region. The gorge is also home to a number of traditional Berber villages, which offer a unique insight into Moroccan culture. The area is also known for its excellent cuisine, with a variety of local dishes such as tagines and couscous. The Dades Gorge is an incredible destination for anyone looking to explore Morocco’s rugged terrain and experience its unique culture. Whether you’re a hiker, climber, or simply a nature lover, the Gorge is sure to provide an unforgettable experience.
The Ziz Valley is a spectacular desert oasis located in the Middle Atlas Mountains of Morocco. It is a lush, green valley situated in the middle of the Sahara Desert, surrounded by jagged peaks and dramatic cliffs. The main attraction of the Ziz Valley is the Ziz River, which winds its way through the valley, providing irrigation and sustenance to the otherwise arid landscape. The valley is home to many Berber villages, which are located along the riverbanks and provide a unique insight into the traditional lifestyle of these ancient people. The Ziz Valley is a popular destination for hikers, as the area boasts some great trails and breathtaking views. The trails lead through the lush, green valley and up to the rocky peaks, offering some stunning views of the surrounding landscape.
The Ziz Valley is an amazing destination for anyone looking for an off-the-beaten-path adventure in Morocco. Whether you are looking for a relaxing hike through the valley, a wildlife safari, or an insight into the traditional Berber culture, the Ziz Valley is sure to provide an unforgettable experience.
HIGH ATLAS MOUNTAINS
The High Atlas Mountains are the highest mountain range in Morocco and the highest of the Atlas Mountain system. With its highest peak standing at 4,167 meters above sea level.
The High Atlas range is home to some of the most stunning and varied landscapes in the world. It is home to a wide range of flora and fauna and offers a wide variety of activities such as trekking, rock climbing, skiing, and snowboarding. The High Atlas Mountains provide a rich cultural experience as well. It is home to a variety of Berber villages, which are some of the oldest in Morocco. These villages are known for their traditional lifestyle, architecture, and handicrafts. The High Atlas Mountains also offer some of the best views in Morocco. From its highest peaks, one can enjoy stunning views of the surrounding countryside and distant cities.
The High Atlas Mountains are a great destination for outdoor enthusiasts and those looking for a unique cultural experience.
We will cross over the Roses Valley, located in the region of Ouarzazate, Morocco, is a stunningly beautiful place to visit. Renowned for its stunning scenery, Roses Valley is often referred to as the “Road of Thousand Kasbahs” as it is lined with picturesque Berber villages, lush oases, and towering kasbahs. The valley is a popular tourist destination due to its stunning scenery and its rich history. The region is home to many historical sites, including the ruins of an ancient fortress and the remains of an old Roman aqueduct. The valley is also home to many cultural attractions including Berber music and dance performances, traditional Moroccan markets, and an array of local restaurants. For those looking to explore the area, the best way to do so is to rent a car and take a leisurely drive through the valley. This will allow visitors to take in the incredible views and explore the area’s many cultural and historical attractions at their own pace. For those looking for a more adventurous experience, there are plenty of activities to enjoy during a visit to Roses Valley. From hiking and mountain biking to horseback riding, there are plenty of ways to explore the region. Visitors can also enjoy swimming in the nearby lakes and rivers, or go for a camel ride to explore the area. No matter what type of experience you are looking for, a visit to Roses Valley is sure to be an unforgettable one. With its stunning scenery, rich history, and countless activities to enjoy, Roses Valley is the perfect place to spend a few days or even a week.
INFO about the desert activities you will have in the six-day Fes desert tour
VISIT A BERBER FAMILY
Moroccan Berber families in the desert are known for their warm and generous hospitality, going out of their way to make sure their guests are comfortable and have everything they need. Whether it’s a bed to sleep in, a meal to eat, or a guide to help you explore the local area, Berber families will do everything they can to make sure you feel comfortable. Berber families will often invite you into their homes and provide you with a traditional meal for free. They will also help you to know their local area. This assistance is often done out of kindness and generosity, with no expectation of anything in return. The hospitality of Berber families in the desert is often a beautiful and humbling experience. It is a reminder of the importance of community and the power of human kindness. It is a reminder that, even in the most isolated and desolate places, there are people willing to help, no matter how small their resources may be.
In this tour from Fes to the desert, you will experience Camel trekking, an adventurous activity that allows you to explore some of the most stunning and remote areas of a desert. It is an unforgettable experience that will leave you with a sense of awe and wonder. You will start your camel trek by getting acquainted with your two-humped camel, also known as a dromedary. You will get a chance to learn all about the animal, including how to mount and ride your new friend. With the help of a knowledgeable guide, you will learn the basics of camel care, then set off on your trek. The journey will take you through a desert oasis, past stunning sand dunes and towering mountains, and even across deep ravines. Throughout the trek, you will get to experience the unique ways of the desert. From the stillness of the night sky to the vibrant colors of the sand dunes, you will be surrounded by natural beauty and the peacefulness of the desert.
The camel trek is sure to be an unforgettable experience. You will not only get to explore the desert on the back of a camel, but you will also get to experience the culture and traditions of the local people. From learning about the Bedouin way of life to stopping for tea and lunch with a local family, you will get to immerse yourself in the desert culture. At the end of the trek, you will be able to reflect on the unique beauty of the desert and the unforgettable experience of camel trekking.
Camel trekking is an attractive experience that must pouch you to book a desert tour from Fes to the desert.
NIGHT IN SAHARA
The night in the Sahara Desert was a unique experience that you can have through Fes desert tours. The sky is clear and the stars are shining brightly in one of the most romantic moments. You will enjoy the sound of the wind, creating a hypnotic rhythm.
You will spend the night with locals around a small fire, telling stories and sharing laughs. It is an incredible experience for those who are looking for an isolated place, so far away from the hustle and bustle of everyday life. As the night progressed, the stars begin to twinkle and the moon shines brightly in the sky above you. The air is crisp and the silence starts calming.
In the morning, you must watch the sunrise, which will captivate you with the beautiful colors that filled the sky. The bright oranges and pinks are awe-inspiring and you feel like you are in a dream.
The night in the Sahara Desert is worth experiencing. It is the perfect opportunity to get away from the world and just appreciates the beauty of nature.
Q. HOW FAR IS THE DESERT FROM FES?
The desert is roughly 230 miles (370 kilometers) from Fes.
Q. IS THE SAHARA DESERT WORTH VISITING?
Yes, the Sahara desert is definitely worth visiting. It is the largest desert in the world and offers a unique and unforgettable experience. There is plenty to see and do, including camel rides, sand boarding, and star gazing.
Q. CAN YOU TOUR THE SAHARA DESERT?
Yes, there are a variety of tours available to explore the Sahara desert. Options range from day trips to multi–day tours, allowing travelers to experience the desert in a variety of ways.
Q. WHAT CITY IS CLOSEST TO THE SAHARA DESERT?
The closest city to the Sahara desert is Ouarzazate, Morocco, which is located approximately 100 miles (160 kilometers) away.
Q. HOW CLOSE IS MARRAKECH TO THE DESERT?
Marrakech is approximately 180 miles (290 kilometers) from the desert.
Q. WHAT DO I NEED TO BRING FOR THE NIGHT IN THE DESERT?
When spending a night in the desert, it is important to bring plenty of water, snacks, sunscreen, a hat, sunglasses, a flashlight, and comfortable clothes and shoes. Additionally, it is best to bring a sleeping bag or a blanket and a pillow for sleeping in the desert.
Q. WHAT IS THE DIFFERENCE BETWEEN THE STANDARD AND LUXURY CAMPS?
Standard camps are typically smaller and more basic than luxury camps, offering basic amenities such as beds, bathrooms, and basic meals. Luxury camps, on the other hand, offer more amenities and services, such as private tents, hot showers, gourmet meals, and more.
Q. IS IT POSSIBLE TO DO OTHER ACTIVITIES WHILE IN THE MERZOUGA DESERT, LIKE ATVS?
Yes, it is possible to do other activities while in the Merzouga desert, such as ATV rides, sandboarding, and camel rides. Additionally, there are many nearby attractions to explore, such as Berber villages, oases, and palmeries.
Q. DO YOU ORGANIZE FES DAY TRIPS?
Yes, there are several day trips you can take from Fes that will give you a unique and memorable experience. Popular options include a visit to the Roman ruins of Volubilis, a trek to the Ait Benhaddou Kasbah, and a private guided tour of the Fes Medina. Additionally, you can take a day trip to Meknes to explore its historical sites or take a camel ride in the Middle Atlas Mountains.
Q. WHAT DO THE FES DAY TRIPS INCLUDE?
The Fes day trips typically include transportation, an experienced guide, entrance fees to attractions, and lunch or snacks. Depending on the tour, other activities may be included, such as camel rides, hikes, and visits to local markets.
Q. WHAT IS THE 6–DAY DESERT TOUR FROM FES TO MARRAKECH?
The day desert tour from Fes to Marrakech is a guided tour that takes travelers through the Moroccan desert, from Fes to Marrakech. Along the way, travelers will explore various desert towns, visit ancient Kasbahs, and experience a camel ride in the Sahara. Other highlights include a stay in a traditional Bedouin camp and the chance to see the sunrise over the Erg Chebbi dunes.
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