3 days tour from marrakech to fes
The 3 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 one night 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 3-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 3 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 3 days tour from marrakech to fes ?
The 3-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.
3 days tour from marrakech to fes itinerary
Program Itinerary of The 3 Days Desert Tour From MARRAKECH TO FES:
Day 1: Marrakech - High Atlas Mountains - Ait Benhaddou - Ouarzazate - Dades Valley [353 km]
The “ 3 days tour from Marrakech to Fes ” will begin in Marrakech, where you’ll depart early in the morning and head towards the Tichka Pass, which is the highest mountain pass in Morocco, reaching an altitude of 2260 meters. The road to the pass offers stunning views of the Atlas Mountains, and you’ll stop at several points to take in the panoramic vistas and snap photos of the scenic landscape.
After crossing the Tichka Pass, you’ll arrive at the UNESCO World Heritage Site of Ait Benhaddou, a fortified village located on a hillside along the former caravan route between the Sahara and Marrakech. The village’s mud-brick houses and narrow alleys will transport you back in time to a bygone era.
After the lunch time in Ait Benhaddou, you’ll continue to Ouarzazate, known as the “Gateway to the Desert.” Here, you’ll visit the Taourirt Kasbah, a majestic palace that was once home to the powerful Glaoui dynasty, and explore the film studios where many Hollywood movies and TV shows were filmed. Afterward, we will continue towards the Dades Gorges, a beautiful canyon with stunning rock formations.
Enjoy dinner and spend the night in a traditional riad in the Dades Gorges.
Day 2: Dades Valley - Todra Gorge - Erfoud - Merzouga [275 km]
On the second day of the tour, you’ll travel through the Dades Valley and visit the impressive Todgha Gorge, where you can make a quick stop to take in the stunning scenery and stretch your legs. This is a great place to take some photos and enjoy the fresh air. You’ll then continue to Erfoud, a small town known for its fossil mines and unique red sand dunes. We will then continue driving to the hotel in Merzouga to take some time to relax and enjoy the amenities of your accommodations.
In the late afternoon, head out on a camel ride into the desert. This is a great opportunity to see the beautiful sand dunes and experience the desert landscape up close. As the sun begins to set, stop to take in the stunning views and watch the sky change colors. This is a truly unforgettable experience that you won’t want to miss. You will stay one night at the camp and enjoy music around the fire in the middle of the dunes.
Day 3: Merzouga - Erfoud - Ziz Valley - Midelt - Ifrane - Fes: [500 km]
Start your last day of the tour early with a camel ride into the heart of the Erg Chebbi dunes, where you can witness the stunning sunrise over the desert. This is an unforgettable experience that will leave you mesmerized by the beauty of the landscape. Next, make your way to the Ziz Valley, which is one of the most picturesque valleys in Morocco. The valley is home to numerous palm groves, traditional Berber villages, and stunning panoramic views.
After crossing the Middle Atlas Mountains, you will arrive at Midelt, a picturesque market town that is known for its apple orchards and stunning views of the surrounding mountains. You can enjoy a delicious lunch at one of the local restaurants or cafes. Afterward, continue your journey to the Cedar Forest, located near Azrou. The forest is home to the famous Barbary macaque monkeys, which are native to Morocco. You can observe these playful creatures and take some memorable photos.
Before we arrive in Fes, we will cross the city of Ifrane with its European buildings view. Arrive in Fes in the late afternoon, where the tour concludes.
inclusive and exclusive of the tour
During the booking of the 3 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.
3 days tour from Marrakech to Fes price:
The rate of the private 3 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.