2 Days Desert Tour from Fes To Merzouga Short Desert Trip
Join us on this 2-day, 1-night tour of the Sahara desert from Fes. In just a short period of time, you will have the opportunity to visit many amazing places in Morocco. The tour begins in Fes, the cultural city, and takes you to Ifrane, also known as the Switzerland of Morocco, and the cedar forests. You will stop in Midelt for lunch and then drive along the stunning Ziz valley. Along the way, you will also visit Rissani traditional market, Erfoud, a town known for its fossils, and the Sahara desert in Merzouga. Here, you can ride camels and spend the night in a luxurious desert camp. You will also have the chance to witness the magical sunset and sunrise in the Sahara. The tour ends in Fes.
DEPARTURE LOCATION: FES
DEPARTURE TIME: According to your flight schedule
RETURN LOCATION: FES
RETURN TIME: According to your flight schedule
WEAR: Free clothing.
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Meals & all drinks
Any other non-specified service
DAY 1: Fes - Ifrane - Cedars forest- Midelt - Ziz valley - Merzouga Sahara
The 2 days Morocco Sahara desert tour starts with an early pick up from the airport or your accommodation in Fes. Then we drive south through Imouzzer to visit Ifrane, famous for its low temperature, snow and also the alpine-style houses -No wonder it is called the Switzerland of Morocco. After that, we continue to cedars forest, where the Barbary Macaques live. Feel free to feed them while wandering in the forest. Later, we continue to Midelt, where lunch will be served. Then we head to the Sahara desert, driving through the Tizi-n-Tilghmt pass, and along the Ziz river In the afternoon we reach the Sahara desert of Merzouga. Then switch to camels and cross the sandy desert. After that a stop will be made for you to enjoy the magical sunset on top of a high dune. Then continue to the desert camp. Where you can enjoy the Berber drums music while dancing around the campfire, under vast open sky of stars. Dinner and overnight in the camp
Day 2 : Merzouga - Rissani - Erfoud - Ziz valley - Ifrane - Fes
Rise and shine early in the morning to witness the stunning sunrise in the desert. After some free time for breakfast, you will return to Merzouga on camels, where your driver will be waiting for you. From there, we will depart from the desert and visit the town of Rissani, which was once the capital of Tafilalet and is still a major trading center with a bustling souk on Tuesdays, Thursdays, and Sundays. After strolling through the souk, we will continue on to Erfoud, where we will visit a workshop specializing in fossilized marble. Afterwards, we will travel along the Ziz river, stopping to take in a panoramic view of the valley. We will then pass through the cedar forest and Ifrane on our way to Fes, before dropping you off at the airport or your accommodation. This marks the end of our tour.
Please keep in mind that the tour itinerary listed is just a suggestion. If it does not align with your preferences, please do not hesitate to reach out to us. We are more than happy to create a customized and tailor-made tour or trip for you that is based on your specific interests and the duration of your stay. The price of the tour may vary depending on the number of people in your group and the quality of the accommodation chosen. As the transportation cost is fixed, the price will be divided among the number of people. For more information, please feel free to contact us.