2 DAYS TOUR FROM FES TO DESERT
Brief Itinerary of Fes Desert Tours
DAY 1 : FES – IFRANE – AZROU – MIDELT – ERFOUD – MERZOUGA :
Picking you up, in the morning, from your hotel or riad in Fes to start our trip to Merzouga Desert. In the first place, we will pass by the gorgeous Middle Atlas villages, stopping first in Ifrane, indicated as the little Switzerland. Thanks to its European style and the clean streets. Then, we will stop in the cedar forest next to Azou, the forest is the largest one in Morocco and the home residential for the macaque monkeys. Certainly, we will have quick stop in the forest to take some wonderful pictures. Afterward, we will continue our Fes Desert Tours, through the Middle and high Atlas Mountains, enjoying cool climate and the beautiful nature. Your next stop will be in Midelt for a mouthwatering berber lunch.
Continuing to Ziz valley to glimpse the beautiful gorges, and for an opportunity of taking some superb pictures. Passing through Errachidia, Erfoud and Rissani, we will finally arrive to Merzouga village, where you will be transferred to your riad. After a refreshing mint tea, ride your camel to the desert, to watch the dramatic sunset and relax upon the high dunes. Drive back to the desert camp in the heart of the desert, where you will have dinner,enjoy the music drums and pass the night.
DAY 2 : ERG CHEBBI – FES :
Next morning, your camel rider will wake you a little bit early to glimpse the wonderful sunrise at the high dune Erg Chebbi. Next, we will drive back to Merzouga riad on our camels. After a refreshing shower and a delicious breakfast, we will drive back to Fes, but first we will make many stops to discover the cities and gorges along the road. Our first stop will be in Ziz valley perched upon the volcanic rock. Then, we will pass through Tizi Ntalghamt to Zaida, where you will enjoy a delicious barbecue with a glass of mint tea. Moving forward to Azrou you will get the chance to discover the nomad families and their traditional way of life, and stopping in the cedar forest for one more time. Before arriving to Fes we will stop in Immouzer for a drink or picture. Finally we will arrive to Fes, where you will be transported to your accommodation. Hence end of our Fes Desert Tours.
*Pick up and drop off from your hotel
*Transport from Fes in comfortable air conditioned 4×4 vehicle
*Experienced English speaking driver / guide.
*Camel trek to reach the desert camp (1 camel per person)
*Accommodation in desert camp in desert tents
*1 Night in the Sahara desert dunes with dinner and breakfast.
*Drinks and lunches not included during the private tour from Fes
*Plane ticket to and from Morocco
*Tips and what’s not mentioned from Fes