From Fez to Marrakech via Sahara desert – 3D/2N

Tour from Fez to Marrakech via the middle Atlas Mountains & Sahara desert including other interesting places like Todra & Dades gorges, Ouarzazate & Ait Banhadou Ksars….


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Day 1: Fes – Azrou – Ifran – Medilt – Merzouga dunes. 450km
After the breakfast Leaving Fez and and head to Midelt via the middle Atlas Mountains, cross several small cities including Ifran & Azrou, pass through a cedar forest to see Mago family monkeys, lunch in Midelt and then continue via the beautiful Ziz valley towards Sahara desert.
Upon arrival, ride the camels and head to Erg chebbi dunes.
Overnight at the nomadic camp.

Day 2: Merzouga – Dades gorges . 270km
Wake up early to walk up to the top of the dunes to see the sunrise, down to the camp and ride the camels for the way back to the guesthouse in Merzouga town for breakfast and, drive afterwards to Erfoud to visit the fossils factory and then carry on to Tinghir for short walk through the palm groves in Todra gorge’s palmery and then continue to Dades gorges.
Overnight at the guesthouse.

Day 3: Merzouga – Tinghir – Todra Gorges – Dades – Ouarzazate – Marrakech. 560km
After breakfast, drive along the road of 1000 Kasbahs, pass via Boumalen Dades, Kelaat Mgouna & Skoura, arrive to Ouarzazate, lunch on site and then drive towards Ait Benhadou Ksars, visit the famous Ksar which was filmed in several movies including the Ali baba, Lawrence of Arabia, Benhur, Gladiator….continue along the stunning valley of Ounila, visit Pacha Glaoui old palace and then cross Tizi n’Tichka pass (2160m), scenic view over the Berber villages of Imouzzar & Taddart valley, continue to Marrakech.

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Additional information


Easy tour 5-6hrs drive/ day, long drive on the 3rd day (570km).

Tour Highlights

Telouet valley.
Ait Benhadou Ksars.
Ouarzazate (the gate of the south).
Dades & Todra gorges.
Erfoud (Fossils workshop).
Rissani town (Mly Ali chrif Tomb).
Ziz valley & palmery.


Contact us
(Private tour for 2 people).


English speaking guide.
Transportation with a safe & prifessional driver.
2 nights Accommodation
Camel ride in Merzouga dunes.
All meals (2 Breakfasts, 2 Evening Meals, 3 lunch)
Visit Fees


Travel Insurance


Nomadic Camp (private tent with shared WC & Shower)
Riad Babylon / similar