Fes desert tours 5 days


Your five-day trip from Fes to Marrakech sounds like an exciting and thrilling adventure! Take a day to discover the desert lifestyle in Merzouga, while Boumalen Dades offers an assortment of landscapes and cultural experiences. This journey is a visual delight, with the smooth dunes of Merzouga's desert and the rough terrain of Boumalen Dades. Finally, the lively vibe of Marrakech awaits at the end, serving as an ideal contrast to the tranquil beauty of the preceding destinations. Wishing you a fantastic time and unforgettable memories!

Departure Pick up from your accommodation .
Departure Time Pick up arround 7 Am
Languages English, French, Italian ,Arabic
  • 1 Bottles of water each person per Day
  • 4 Breakfasts and 4 Dinner
  • An experienced, English-speaking tour guide/driver.
  • 3 night Accommodation as per the itinerary
  • 1 night luxury camps and Camel ride ,4*4 ride in the duns
  • Transportation carried out by a private vehicle
  • Both international and domestic flights.
  • Lunch and other meals not mentioned in the itinerary.
  • Entrance fees to the historical and other sites mentioned in the itinerary.
  • Anything mentioned optional in the itinerary.

Tour Timeline

  • 1

    To commence your journey, you will be picked up from your hotel or riad in Fes by an English-speaking driver who will transport you to Merzouga, the gateway to the Moroccan Sahara. While the drive is lengthy, it is full of picturesque views, taking you through Morocco's diverse landscapes. As you travel, you will pass through cedar and pine forests and have the opportunity to spot Barbary apes. Additionally, you will traverse the Middle Atlas Mountains and pre-desert countryside, which is abundant in lush green palm groves, before ultimately reaching the golden sand dunes of the Sahara Desert. For the night, you will spend time at a Berber desert camp in Merzouga, where you will indulge in dinner and breakfast. Overnight merzouga by Bek Ben travel

  • 2

    Rise early to behold the breathtaking sight of the sun painting the Sahara in a spectrum of mesmerizing colors, from shades of orange to yellow and red. The day's adventure takes you to the Khamlia village, where you will engage in meaningful and enlightening conversations with the locals while experiencing the traditional sub-Saharan Gnawa music. While on your desert expedition, you will encounter a nomadic community and gain insight into their ancient way of living, including their evolving traditions. Return to your campsite and witness the stunning sunset over the dunes. As the night draws near, take a moment to reflect on the tranquility and magnificence of the desert while gazing up at the twinkling stars.

  • 3

    After soaking in the mesmerizing sunrise and savoring your breakfast, depart for the Todra Gorge to witness the incredible Todra Canyons, which tower at an altitude of 250m. Enjoy some free time before continuing on to Boumalen Dades via the Mille Kasbahs road. Arrive at your hotel in the evening and spend the rest of the night at your leisure. Overnight boumalen Dades

  • 4

    Embark on a full day of discovery, beginning with a drive to Kelâat M'Gouna to witness the rose bushes and visit a rose cooperative to learn about the production of rose oil and water. Upon reaching Ouarzazate, explore Kasbah Taourirt, a well-preserved kasbah that was once the abode of Pasha Glaoui, a prominent Berber chieftain. Admire the stunning landscapes of Tifoultoutte and Todgha Gorge, with towering red rock formations that are perfect for hiking and photography. Immerse yourself in the history of cinema and film-making equipment from the past century at the Cinema Museum. End your exploration of Ouarzazate with a visit to The Palmeraie, a vast palm grove surrounded by mountains that is ideal for a scenic walk or camel ride.

  • 5

    After savoring a delicious breakfast in Ouarzazate, delve into the world of film-making and learn about the history of shooting movies such as Lawrence of Arabia, Gladiator, and Black Hawk Down. Take a tour of a movie studio to gain a deeper understanding of the filming process. Explore the ancient ksar of Ait Benhaddou, a UNESCO World Heritage site from the 11th century, and learn about its role in the trans-Saharan trade route. Climb to the Granary for a panoramic view of the kasbah. For Game of Thrones enthusiasts, visit the gates featured in the show by the river. Journey over the High Atlas mountains and witness the magnificent Mount Toubkal, the highest peak at 4,167 meters. Pause at the summit for a breathtaking panoramic view of the mountains. Learn about olive processing for various uses at an Argan Oil Cooperative in Taddert. Descend the High Atlas and experience the shift in temperature and environment as you arrive in Marrakech, a vibrant city full of life.