Are you preparing for a tour that covers top-line desert landscapes, ancient Kasbahs, and the charm of Morocco’s historical treasures? Our 3 days tour from Marrakech to Fes offers an unforgettable journey through the diverse landscapes and cultural wonders of Morocco. From the heart of Marrakech to the golden dunes of Merzouga Sahara Desert and on to the historic city of Fes, this tour promises an enriching experience filled with unique sights and local flavors.
Explore Telouet Kasbah in the High Atlas mountains.
Discover Aït Ben Haddou, a UNESCO World Heritage site.
Visit Ouarzazate, Morocco’s film capital, and Atlas Film Studios.
Explore the Valley of Roses with locally-made rose-based products.
Witness a mesmerizing Sahara Desert sunrise and sunset.
Enjoy a camel ride in Erg Chebbi and a night in a private desert tent.
Explore Ziz Valley and encounter Barbary macaques in Azrou.
Visit Ifrane, “Little Switzerland” with European-style architecture.
End your journey in Fes with a convenient city drop-off.
Day 1: Marrakech – Ait ben Haddou – Ouarzazate – Dades Gorges
Your 3 days tour from Marrakech to Fes begins with a morning departure from your Marrakech hotel or riad at 8:00. As we journey through the High Atlas mountains via the Tichka pass, we’ll take a side road to visit the Telouet Kasbah, an historical seat of power. Our route leads us through the winding Ounila Valley, where you’ll pass Berber villages and smaller Kasbahs. Our next stop is Aït Ben Haddou, Morocco’s most famous Kasbah and a UNESCO World Heritage site. You’ll enjoy a welcome lunch in this iconic setting.
Continuing our journey, we’ll pass through Ouarzazate, known as the film capital of Morocco. You will visit the Atlas Film Studios and learn about the movie-making magic that happens here. We’ll also explore the Skoura Oasis, famous for its lush crops, and visit the beautifully restored Kasbah Amredhil. Passing through the Valley of Roses (Kela’a M’gouna), known for its local rose-based cosmetic products, we’ll conclude the day in the Dades Valley, where you’ll spend the night at a local Riad or Hotel house.
Day 2: Dades – Todra Gorges – Merzouga Sahara Desert
After a delicious breakfast at our hotel in Dades, our adventure continues with a visit to the awe-inspiring Todra Gorges, a natural wonder that will leave you breathless. The towering canyon walls create a unique and captivating landscape. Next, we’ll journey to Erfoud, known for its fascinating fossil treasures. But the highlight of the day awaits in Merzouga, where you’ll find camels patiently waiting to take you on a mesmerizing camel ride through the golden dunes of Erg Chebbi. We’ll ride the camels into the heart of the Sahara Desert to witness the breathtaking sunset, a truly magical experience.
As the day transforms into night, we’ll arrive at a luxurious desert camp. Here, you’ll relish a delicious dinner under the starry desert sky. You’ll spend the night in the comfort of your private tent, immersed in the tranquility and beauty of the Sahara.
Day 3: Merzouga to Fes
On the third day of your journey, we’ll start the day with an early morning wake-up to catch the breathtaking sunrise over the Sahara Desert. After a delightful breakfast, we’ll say goodbye to the desert and return to our vehicles. Our route takes us through the Ziz Valley, where you’ll be enchanted by its lush landscapes. As we continue our journey, we’ll head into Azrou, known for its striking Berber cedar forests. Here, you may even encounter the friendly Barbary macaque monkeys that call this area home.
Our adventure continues as we visit Ifrane, often referred to as “Little Switzerland” due to its charming European-style architecture. You’ll have the opportunity to explore this unique town, appreciating its distinct ambiance. Finally, our journey concludes in Fes, where we’ll drop you off at your desired location in the city. This marks the end of your unforgettable 3 day tour from Marrakech to Fes.