4 Days from Marrakech to Fes via Merzouga

1st Day: Marrakech – Ait Ben Haddou – Gorges of Dades

Once we have breakfast we will go towards Ouarzazate, we will cross Tizi-n-tichka of 2260 meters of altitude and the mountains of the great atlas where we can find several Berber villages. It is followed by a special visit to the Kasbah of Ait Ben Haddou declared a World Heritage Site and which gained much fame due to the films surrounded there: Gladiator or The Kingdom of Heaven. We will also pass through: Ouarzazate, the road of the thousand Kasbahs, Kalaat Mgouna and finally the Gorges of Dades where dinner and accommodation will take place.

2nd Day: Gorges of Dades – Gorges of Todra – Merzouga

The activity that we will perform on this second day just after breakfast, will be the discovery of the incredible rock formation history known as «the monkey». Next, we will take the road to Erfoud, a place known nationally for the best dates and then Rissani where we will have lunch.

Finally, we will arrive at the dunes of Merzouga, find the camels in our wait and enjoy a cup of mint tea before staying at the hotel or riad.

3rd Day: Merzouga area and the camel trek

After breakfast, we will discover the area. First, we will visit the village of Gnawi, the lake of Merzouga with its flamingos and some houses that have a lot of crafts at low prices.

In the afternoon we will ride the camels and will be accompanied by an experienced camel driver to explore the mysterious sand-sea of ​​Erg Chebbi for 2 or 3 hours.

The accommodation will take place in a traditional tent where dinner will be served.

4th Day: Merzouga – Fes

Before sunrise, we will get up early to attend your departure. Later, we will return to our riad appreciating the beauty of Erg Chebbi’s dunes.

After having a good breakfast at the house of local guests we will travel to Fez, passing through Errachidia, Tizi Ntlaghmat, and Midelt.

Then, we will make a stop in Zaida to enjoy a barbecue and a glass of mint tea. We will continue to Azrou where we will stop to see the monkeys, we will also pass through Ifrane and finally, we will arrive in Fez where the trip will end.