Do you have a short visit to Morocco, and you’re looking for a visit to the Sahara desert? don’t skip this 2 days tour from Fes to Merzouga Desert, where the allure of Morocco’s diverse landscapes and rich culture unfolds. Commencing in the vibrant city of Fes, traverse the Middle Atlas Mountains, exploring the picturesque town of Ifrane, often dubbed the “Switzerland of Morocco” for its cleanliness and charm. Journey through Azrou and the mesmerizing Ziz gorges, arriving at the iconic Erg Chebbi dunes in Merzouga. Experience the magic of a camel trek to a nomad camp, where the night is spent beneath the starry desert sky. This immersive journey promises not just a tour but a deeply human encounter with the beauty and tranquility of Morocco’s desert landscapes.
Explore Ifrane – “Switzerland of Morocco.”
Discover Azrou and Ziz Gorges.
Marvel at Erg Chebbi Dunes.
Embark on a Camel Trek to Nomad Camp.
Experience Magic in the Sunset Over High Dunes.
Immerse in the Serenity of a Starry Night in Nomad Tents.
The team will meet you at your accommodation in Fes at 7:30 a.m. for departure across the Middle Atlas Mountains. Ifrane, known as the cleanest city in Morocco, is the first city on our route. Continuing our journey, we pass through the charming town of Azrou, followed by Midelt and the stunning Ziz gorges.
As we proceed, the landscape transforms into a desert-like area. Upon reaching Merzouga, the Erg Chebbi dunes come into view on the horizon. The mode of transport in the desert is by camel, and we make our way to an equipped camp where we’ll spend the night. To capture the beauty of the desert, we ascend the high dunes to witness a breathtaking sunset. The night is spent in traditional nomad tents.
Day 2 – Merzouga – Ziz Valley – Fes
The second day unfolds with a mesmerizing sunrise over the dunes. We embark on a camel trek back to the hotel, where breakfast and a refreshing shower await. Once rejuvenated, we set out for the return journey to Fes, traversing the picturesque Ziz valley and the Middle Atlas Mountains. En route, we venture through the forests of Azrou, where an optional stop allows us to handfeed the resident monkeys. Our path takes us back through Ifrane, retracing our initial route. We conclude the day as we arrive back in Fes.