5-day route from Fez desert of Merzouga
5 Days - From Fez to the Desert of Merzouga and Erg Chebbi
Day 1: Fez- Midelt
We pick you up at your arrival at the airport in Fes or at the door of your accommodation at the agreed time. We will leave Fes direction Ifran, known as the Switzerland of Morocco located in the middle atlas. We will continue our way to the desert, knowing the legendary forest of Cedros de Azrou and its curious inhabitants (monkeys). We will continue until we reach Midelt where we will stay.
Dinner and overnight at the hotel.
Day 2: Midelt - Desert
After breakfast we leave for Merzouga (desert). We will leave Midelt crossing the mountains of Tizi N'Tlghomt, we arrive at the Errachidia reservoir and the magnificent panorama of the Ziz valley, full of palm trees and Berber adobe villages. Arrival in Erfoud this city is built as one of the most important oases in Morocco. Then we will continue our way to the Erg-Chebbi desert of Merzouga, where our hotel La Source is located. Dinner and overnight at La Source.
Day 3: Merzouga - Erg Chebbi Dunes
You are already in the desert! ... enjoying the magic of the dunes. In the morning we take the 4 × 4 and we will know these lands: We will go to the home of a family of Gnawa musicians, descendants of the slaves who came from Black Africa, and who will delight us with their traditional music. We will enter the dunes, where the Paris - Dakar passed. We will meet some nomadic families that live in that sea of sand and stone ... An authentic adventure !! ... We return to the hotel and leave the 4 × 4 there, because in the afternoon we will ride the 8 × 8 (are the camels) that will take us to the heart of the desert where we will contemplate an unforgettable sunset. Dinner and accommodation in Haimas in the middle of the desert.
Day 4: Merzouga - Rissani- Erfoud -Merzouga
We will get up early to admire the sunrise between the dunes. We will return to our hotel La Source and after a good breakfast, and a refreshing shower, we take the 4 × 4 and we will go to Rissani, which is another of the Imperial Cities of Morocco, to visit its legendary market (if it matches the date of your trip) and the ancient city of Sijilmassa, was one of the bases of the old caravans that crossed the Sahara towards Timbuktu, from which you can still appreciate its ruins. It was taken by the Almoravids in 1055 before the capture of Marrakech, which would start the dynasty that ruled Morocco until 1144., we will also approach Erfoud, where we will visit a workshop where they work with fossils, and at whatever time you think We will pick up and return to our Hotel La Source, where we will prepare an exquisite dinner and where we will lodge you.
Day 5: Merzouga - Fes
We will get up early to admire the sunrise between the dunes, we will return to our hotel La Source and after a good breakfast and a restorative shower, we will return to Fes. We will leave you at the RIAD where you have booked your accommodation and the end of our services.
- Private excursion, there will be no more people in the group.
- Pick up at the hotel, riad, airport or wherever you want.
- Transport in Toyota Landcruiser 4 × 4 or Mini-bus.
- Chauffeur / Spanish speaking guide throughout the tour.
- 1 night accommodation in Riad / kasbah half board.
- 1 night accommodation in a nomad camp in half board.
- Fuel, tolls and all expenses associated with transportation.
- Camel ride to reach the desert camp.
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How to make the reservation?
- For this activity you have two options to send by E-mail or fill in the form below the page with the dates you want to make the trip, and we will send you an answering email with the confirmation. Write to us firstname.lastname@example.org