4 Days Trips From Marrakech To Fez
Excursions from Marrakech to Fez
DAY 1: MARRAKECH – OUARZAZATE – SKOURA – GORGES DADES
Hotel pick up where you stay in Marrakech or at the airport and start of the route. Departure from Marrakech via the Col Tichka mountain pass, where we cross the Atlas Mountains with stops to enjoy the magnificent views that gives us the route and to rest or take pictures when you want. We will continue our way to Ouarzazate, where After lunch, we continue the route finding ourselves with the people of Skoura, located in the heart of the valley of palm trees, a vast and labyrinthine oasis, whose lush vegetation beautiful clothes kasbahs secret and you can also visit their kasbah. From here we follow the Valley of Roses (famous for the cultivation thereof) towards the Dades valley, where we will visit the Dades. Dinner and night by the Dades River.
DAY 2: Dades Gorges – Todra Gorges – Erfoud – DESERT MERZOUGA
After breakfast, continue along the shores of Boumalne, where a road marked by kasbahs (citadel) and ksour (forts or castles), whose landscape is ocher, red and mauve opens. All around us we find rocky plateaus with grazing camels. After a journey full of ksour, oasis and palm reach Tinghir (where the spectacular gorges of Todra) perched at 1,350 m above sea level and surrounded by a palm grove. Continue to Erfoud (city of fossils) and after passing through Rissai, we arrive at Merzouga, off the high dunes of Erg Chebbi. Dinner and overnight at hotel.
Day 3: Merzouga – Erg Chebbi – Merzouga.
90 km of track
After breakfast, we will take the grand tour through the dunes: 2 oasis of Merzouga, a nomadic deposit desert trips, KHAMLIA village (village of the blacks), mines MIFISS, desert plates, to meet the Berber nomads of the desert, oasis TISSARDMINE, and from the inn around 3 pm. So no need to leave the hotel and camels await us to go into the desert, while the sun sets, to the camp of tents in the middle of the high desert dunes, where we spend the night in a tent. Dinner and overnight in a tent under the desert stars.
Day 4: Merzouga – ZIZ VALLEY – MIDELT – AZROU – FES
Around 5 am 30 am, we will rise to enjoy and admire the beautiful sunrise that offers the desert and take pictures from a large dune, one of the best moments in the desert of Merzouga. After a typical breakfast in our bivouac visit again on camels to the hostel to shower and then take the road to Fes passing through the beautiful valley of Ziz, Errachidia, Midelt to the cedar forest where we stop to visit the famous cedar ” Gouraud ‘. We will continue our journey through the Middle Atlas to reach Fes afternoon, intellectual and historical capital of Morocco, divided into 3 parts: Fes el Bali (the old town), the new part built during the French protectado and the Jewish Quarter. Fes has a beautiful medina with its gates and its impressive walls, palaces … etc.