Marrakech to Fez Starting in the realms of Marrakech – North Africa´s most colorful marketplace, your tour rides through a diversity of landscapes including oasis palm groves, Ait ben Haddou Kasbahs, the foothills of the mighty Atlas Mountain range and the sun swept vastness where the Sahara desert unfolds. There are few riding tours that offer such an explosion of color, culture and landscape!
Marrakech to Fez desert camel tour Tour Highlights
Oasis palme groves
Dades and Toudgha gorges.
Camel trek to sand dunes & overnight in Erg chebbi in Nomadic tents.
Sunset & sunrise from the top of the dunes.
World heritage filming site of Ait Ben Haddou
1 night hotel in a double room full board in Skoura oasis.
1 night hotel in a double room full board in Toudra gorges.
1 night in Nomadic tents in the dunes.
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Day 1: Marrakech - Ait Benhaddou - Ouarzazate - Skoura
Drive towards the Sahara desert via Ait Ben haddou Kasbah (famous for Hollywood films such as Gladiator, The Mummy, Kingdom of Heaven and Lawrence of Arabia. … lunch near the site in a typical restaurant, then continue towards Ouarzazate, Overnight in Skoura Oasis in a comfortable tourist class hotel that has a pool and a great terrace overlooking the Hamada (stone desert of the Sahara).
Duration 5:30 Hours drive.
Day 2 : Skoura - Rose valley - Dades gorges - Toudgha gorges
Before Dades gorges, stop in the valley of a Thousand Kasbahs for a great view through the date palm oasis to observe the strange sand castle-like homes. Continue your exploration via Boutaghrare village, Ait Sedrat & Boumalen to reach hotel in the canyon and spend some time exploring this amazing landscape.
Along the the stone desert across palm valleys to Erg Chebbi dunes in Merzouga Sahara, lunch break in the middle of empty Saharan space. Then we’ll head to the Erg Chebbi highest Morocco dunes. Camel ride into desert to the oasis nomadic camp in the middle of the dunes, Enjoy the most beautiful sunset in the world from top of the dune in the middle of nowhere. Night in Sahara dunes camp under nomadic tents.
Duration 4 Hours drive
2 hours camel ride.
Day 4 : Merzouga - Midelt - Ifran - Fez
We will then make our way back to the hotel for showers and breakfast before setting off for Fez in long way. En route we will pass through Erfoud, the Ziz valley palmgroves, Meditel, the cedar forests and Macaque monkey of Azrou, and Ifrane, before we drop you at your riad/hotel in Fez.