Trip from Fez to Sahara 5 days
Visit of Fez city Morocco
Day 1 - Fes - Ziz valley - Merzouga
Early morning we leave for Midelt through the mountains and the cedar woods of the middle Atlas, passing by Ifrane, a charming ski resort and Azrou an important handicraft centre specialised in the work of cedar wood. After the Zad pass (2,178m/7,146ft) you arrive in Midelt for lunch. Afternoon you will dive to Erfoud via Errachidia and the Ziz valley dotted with palm trees. Continuation to the sand dunes of Erg Chebbi for the desert tours. Dinner and over night in hotel in Merzouga.
Day 2 - Merzouga - Erg Chebbi
After the breakfast, you will make the large turn of the dunes while passing by : 2 oases of MERZOUGA, the wandering deposit, the village of KHAMLIA (village of the Gnaoua) mines of MIFISS, the plates desert with the meeting of the Berber nomads of the desert, oasis TISSARDMINE, and return to the hotel around 3 p.m. for the departure of your caravan with back of dromedary so attending the sunset and spend the night in Berber tents in middle of the dunes. Dinner and over night in Bivouac.
Day 3 - Merzouga - - Dades gorges
Early morning in order to see the sunrise, return by camels to the hotel after breakfast departure to Rissani and Erfoud in order to visit the treatment plant marble fossilized before continuing to touroug and tinjdad palm groves, arrival to toudra gorges and have lunch in the place,afternoon you will drive to Dades gorges via Boumalne and the dades valley. Dinner and over night in hotel.
Day 4 - Dades gorges - Ouarzazate
After breakfast return by the dades valley until the kasbah of Ait youl, the track raod crossing rose valley with its Kasbah and ksours, in this part you can see very nice landscapes before you get to Kalla Mgouna, lunch in the way, after noon departure to the palme groves of skoura and visit of the Kasbah of amredhyle. continuation to Ouarzazate. Dinner and over night in hotel.
Day 5 - Ouarzazate - Kasbah Ait Ben Haddou - Marrakech
After breakfast, the entire day is devoted to the visit of Ouarzazate: the Kasbah of Taourirt, Tifoultout and the cinema studio. Then you will drive to the Kasbah of Ait Ben haddou (under Unesco protection) ; visit of the Kasbah and the old village afternoon departure to Marrakech via the Tizi-N-Ticha pass ; arrival to Marrakech around 5:30 pm.
What's Included / Not Included?
- Driver Guide
- Accommodation in hotels with diner & breakfast
- camel ride in the sahara
- night in the camp with diner & breakfast
What's Not Included
- lunch meals
Medium category hotels simple desert camp
Frequently Asked Questions
What do I need to bring?
Luggage bag ( easy to be taken by porters or mules)
- Small Back bag ( daily things)
- Walking shoes ( for treks)
- Hat ( for treks)
- Gloves ( for winter treks)
- Sun glasses
- Sun cream
- Double socks
- 2 Walking pants
- Rain jacket
- Rain pantv
- First aid kit ( trekking)
- Warm jacket
- Ski shoes ( for ski touring)
- Camel bag
- Water purification ( tablets for treks)
- Personal medication ( you may not find proper one in moroccan pharmacy)
- Head torch
- Personal travel insurance
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