4 days tour from marrakech to fes
The 4 days tour from Marrakech to Fes is a captivating tour that will immerse you in the rich cultural tapestry of Morocco.
Over the course of this adventure, you will traverse diverse landscapes, from the bustling streets of Marrakech to the golden dunes of Merzouga Sahara.
With two nights in Merzouga, you’ll have ample time to experience the magic of the desert. Marvel at the ever-shifting sands, as they create mesmerizing patterns under the sun and witness the breathtaking spectacle of a desert sunset.
Engage in a camel trek through the dunes, where you’ll feel a profound sense of serenity amidst the vastness of the Sahara. As night falls, you’ll be captivated by the twinkling stars that illuminate the night sky, an awe-inspiring sight.
Along the way, you’ll also visit ancient Kasbahs, explore charming villages, and sample delectable Moroccan cuisine.
This 4-day tour from Marrakech to Fes, with its blend of natural wonders and cultural encounters, promises an unforgettable experience that will leave you with lasting memories of Morocco’s extraordinary beauty.
highlights of the 4 DAYS tour from Marrakech to Fes
- Passing through the majestic High Atlas Mountains
- Visit the UNESCO World Heritage site of Aït Benhaddou
- Discover Ouarzazate, often referred to as the “Hollywood of Morocco.”
- Travel through the stunning Dades Valley, known for its dramatic rock formations.
- Experience the awe-inspiring Todra Gorge
- Get to ride a camel trek into the golden sand dunes of Erg Chebbi.
why private 4 days tour from marrakech to fes ?
The 4-day tour from Marrakech to Fes holds significant importance as it allows travelers to embark on a condensed yet immersive exploration of Morocco’s diverse and captivating landscapes, cultural heritage, and historical sites.
Within a limited timeframe, this tour encapsulates the essence of Morocco, providing a comprehensive introduction to its iconic destinations and unique experiences.
It offers a harmonious blend of natural wonders, including the Atlas Mountains and the Sahara Desert, along with cultural encounters in ancient medinas, vibrant souks, and architectural marvels.
This tour serves as a gateway to discovering Morocco’s rich history, vibrant traditions, and awe-inspiring beauty, leaving an indelible impression on those who embark on this remarkable journey.
4 days tour from marrakech to fes itinerary
Program Itinerary of The 4 Days Desert Tour From Marrakech TO FES:
Day 1: Marrakech - High Atlas Mountains - Ait Benhaddou - Ouarzazate - Dades Valley [353 km]
Your 4-day tour begins in Marrakech, where you’ll be picked up by your private driver/guide. Departing from the city, you’ll venture through the majestic High Atlas Mountains, passing by picturesque valleys and charming Berber villages. Enjoy the scenic drive as you ascend the Tizi n’Tichka Pass, the highest mountain pass in North Africa, offering stunning panoramic views.
Continue your journey to Ait Benhaddou, a UNESCO World Heritage site. Explore the impressive kasbah, a fortified mud-brick village that has served as a backdrop for numerous films. Learn about its rich history and marvel at its intricate architecture.
From there, proceed to Ouarzazate, often called the “Hollywood of Morocco.” Visit the Taourirt Kasbah, a well-preserved citadel showcasing traditional Moroccan design and craftsmanship. Discover the city’s role in the Moroccan film industry by exploring film studios and learning about the movie productions that have taken place here.
Afterward, continue your drive towards the Dades Valley, known for its stunning rock formations and lush greenery. Enjoy the breathtaking landscapes as you make your way to your accommodation in the Dades Gorges area. Relax and spend a peaceful evening in the tranquility of the valley.
Day 2: Dades Valley - Todra Gorge - Erfoud - Merzouga [275 km]
After breakfast, embark on a scenic drive through the Dades Valley, admiring the unique rock formations along the way. Arrive at the Todra Gorge, where you’ll be greeted by towering cliffs that rise up to 160 meters. Take a leisurely walk through the gorge, marveling at the impressive natural beauty.
Continue your journey towards Merzouga, the gateway to the Sahara Desert. Pass through Erfoud, known for its fossil workshops, and soak in the views of the captivating Ziz Valley with its lush palm groves. Arrive in Merzouga in the late afternoon, where you’ll be welcomed with traditional Moroccan hospitality.
Prepare for an unforgettable experience as you embark on a camel trek into the golden sand dunes of Erg Chebbi. Enjoy the peacefulness of the desert as you ride into the heart of the Sahara, witnessing the changing colors of the landscape during the magical sunset. Arrive at your desert camp nestled in the dunes, where you’ll spend the night. Indulge in a traditional Moroccan dinner and immerse yourself in Berber music and storytelling around a campfire, gazing at the star-filled sky.
Day 3: 4×4 Desert excursion includes (Dunes drive, Nomad family for visit, Khamlia village: [57 km]
A full day to discover Merzouga is a captivating journey that encompasses the vibrant cultural experiences and natural wonders of the region. Begin by immersing yourself in the lively atmosphere of Rissani, where you’ll explore traditional souks and witness the bustling trade of goods and handicrafts.
Continue your adventure to the charming village of Khamlia, known for its soulful Gnawa music. Enjoy a mesmerizing live performance by local musicians and delve into the rich musical heritage of the region.
Then, venture into the heart of the desert to visit a nomad family. Share tea with these resilient individuals, listen to their captivating stories, and gain insights into their nomadic lifestyle.
After a Berber pizza in khamlia village, we will back to your accommodation and free afternoon to enjoy the town or the dunes next to the riad to see the sunset. Dinner and night in the riad.
Day 4: Merzouga - Erfoud - Ziz Valley - Midelt - Ifrane - Fes: [500 km]
After a traditional breakfast, start exploring the real Moroccan Desert towards Fes. Pass through the town of Erfoud, known for its fossil workshops, and drive through the scenic Ziz Valley, with its lush palm groves and picturesque gorges.
Continue through the Middle Atlas Mountains, passing by the town of Midelt. Admire the changing landscapes as you make your way to Ifrane, a charming city known for its European-style architecture and nicknamed “Little Switzerland.”
Finally, arrive in Fes, one of Morocco’s oldest imperial cities. Your 4 days from Marrakech to Fes will end by dropping you off at your Riad.
inclusive and exclusive of the tour
During the booking of the 4 days tour from Marrakech to Fes with Desert Morocco Tours.
We would like to inform you that we offer only luxury Desert Camps that include private tents with en-suite, and for the riads you have the option to select your accommodations that best suit your tastes & budget.
Here are some options to help you decide:
N.B: You have the possibility to mix your accommodations as desired. For instance, you could stay at RIAD GABSI DADES on the first night, JANNAT LUXURY CAMP on the second night, and RIAD DAR HASSAN on the third night.
4 days tour from Marrakech to Fes price:
The rate of the private 4 days tour from Marrakech to Fes depends of the number of travelers in your group, and the category of your accommodation you would like to stay in.
Feel free to contact us to get the price of your group.
who we are ?
Desert Morocco Tours is a small local Berber family business, an independent and professional Morocco tours company that is 100% run and managed by local Berber People with an extensive amount of knowledge of this charming and unique African country offering the most adventurous Sahara Desert Tours and Days Trips all over the authentic kingdom.
why book with us ?
We provide Morocco Sahara Desert activities and adventure tours programmed by locals and guided by native, experienced, and friendly guides including Merzouga Camel Trekking and overnight stay at Berber Camp or go for several days to feel the magic of the Sahara Desert and have a lifetime experience that will last forever.