With this Morocco in 5 days tour itinerary from Fes to Merzouga, you will travel from Fes and explore all of the best places mentioned in this itinerary, as well as enjoy the breathtaking views along the way, which includes the panoramic view of “ITO,” the cedar forest in Azrou, the home of the Barbary macaque, and passing through several Berber villages. You will ride in a private comfortable car with a professional guide/driver; our goal is your comfort throughout your time in Morocco while traveling with us.
This is one of our finest desert trip itineraries, taking you deep into the Sahara Desert to enjoy the memorable desert experience of camel trekking across Erg Chebbi dunes and seeing the beautiful sunset and dawn. While relaxing at a desert tent, dance to the beats of Berber drums around the campfire.
In terms of pricing and lodgings, you will spend one night in a Berber camp in Merzouga and the rest in a Hotel/Riad. All of this at a low cost and with the highest quality services.ga dunes is highly recommended. The itinerary includes two nights in the Sahara desert (one in a hotel and one in a desert tent), a camel trek, and many short drives.
The tour allows you to see the best of the southeast in just four days, including seeing the Barbary Apes in Azrou cedar forest, taking a sightseeing desert tour to visit nomads living in the desert, caves, wandering in Dades valley or Todra gorges, spending more time at sites, and sharing a cup of tea with a Berber family.
At the agreed time, on the first day of our 5 days tour from Fes to Merzouga, we will leave Fes towards the Todra Gorges, passing through Ifrane to reach the cedar forests of Azrou where the wild monkeys are found. It will be a good opportunity to take pictures of the desert in Morocco. Lunch in a small Berber village of Zaida. We continue the road through the Atlas Mountains to enjoy the landscapes of Medilt and reach the small town of Rich. We will continue the journey through the famous town of Emilchil before reaching the Todra Gorges.
After breakfast, we will depart from the Todra Gorges to Merzouga. Berber villages are scattered along the way. We will pass through Tinjdad, Jorf and Erfoud where we will find the beginning of the Saharan oasis of Tafilalet, and then continue to Merzouga, where we will stay.
After breakfast, we continue the 5 days desert tour from Fes to Merzouga. Around the Erg Chebbi, we will visit a Berber family and listen to gnawa music; originally from Mali, and Sudan. We will visit some abandoned mines, the Berber nomads and the oasis of palm trees. After lunch, we head to the place where the camels are waiting for us to ride them and experience an adventure through the Sahara Desert, crossing its golden sand dunes to reach the camp.
We will spend the night in a camp located in the middle of the desert, fully equipped with all the comforts, where you can enjoy a delicious dinner and listen to live drum music in the middle of the Sahara, under the starry sky of the desert. Before dinner, you can climb the high dunes to watch the sunset and take wonderful pictures. We recommend you to enjoy the starry sky in the silence and immensity of the desert.
You can wake up early to see the sunrise in the desert. After breakfast, we will ride the camels back to Merzouga, from here, we will drive to Midelt and visit the Rissani Market where you can shop for various Moroccan items. Then we continue traveling through the Ziz Valley and the Middle Atlas Mountains until we reach Midelt.
After breakfast we will leave Midelt and drive through the cedar forests of Azrou, where we will stop to see the wild monkeys. We will continue our journey to Ifrane, the “Switzerland of Morocco” so called because of its beautiful architecture. We arrive in the afternoon in Fes. End of our services. End of the 5 days desert tour from Fes to Merzouga.
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