5 DAYS TOUR FROM FES - SOUTH & SAHARA



sahara desertMERZOUGE

DAY 1: FES – IFRANE – AZROU – MIDDLE ATLAS MOUNTAINS – TODRA GORGES : 

   From Fes our wonderful tour is going to star from your accommodation, towards some of Morocco’s unique destinations and, our first one is going to be Todra Gorges, passing through the Switzerland of Morocco “Ifrane” to arrive to the cedar forests of Azrou where the berber monkeys are located. It will be good opportunity to take photos of wilderness in Morocco. You will enjoy Lunch in a small Berber village of Zaida. Then We continue our way through Atlas Mountains enjoying some dazzling glimpses on the road of Midelt, to arrive to the small town of Rich. From it we will pass through the famous town of Imilchil before arriving to Toudra Gorges in evening.
Overnight and dinner in the Riad.

DAY 2: TODRA GORGES – JORF – ERFOUD – MERZOUGA (CAMEL RIDE & NIGHT IN DESERT) 

  After enjoying breakfast in front of Todra’s beautiful landscapes , we will resume our tour towards the unique Merzouga. Passing by some tiny Berber villages that are scattered along the way and, through Tinjdad, Jorf and the palm’s city “Erfoud”, in which we’ll feel the beginning of the Saharan oasis of Tafilalet. You will enjoy a traditional lunch at Erfoud among local people ,before continuing to Merzouga.
When arrived to merzouga, you will be welcomed by a warming mint tea to restore, then will switch to camels, that will take you through the magnificent world of the sandy dunes of erg Echebbi . In a memorable experience on the top of the camels you will admire the spectacular sunset in the Middle of the Sahara.
Eventually, the camels will take you to our traditional well equipped camp, where you will enjoy a traditional dinner, while listening to a berberine music show, in a friendly mood under the stars.
Overnight in a nomadic camel hair tent

DAY 3: MERZOUGA – BERBER FAMILIES – BLACK DESERT – MERZOUGA DESERT CAMP :

   In the morning, before breakfast, it’s recommended to wake-up early so you cannot miss the spectacular sunrise of Merzouga in the middle of the Sahara. Afterwards we are going to ride camels back to the village and, today’s program , will be a visit where we will explore the surrounding areas of the marvel Erg Echebbi’s desert by visiting the village of khamlia inhabited by Senegalese musicians, to enjoy folk dances, and black gnaoui music.following by the spectacular lake of Merzouga with its rich birds species, you may also want to visit the nomad wire house where you can see some Berber handicrafts. After these you will have the chance to visit the sites of black volcanic rocks. continuing on, you’ll reach the panorama near Yasmina lac where you will be amazed with the scene of the dunes in addition to the nearby lake (springtime) then we will back to the camp, overnight in desert camp.

DAY 4: MERZOUGA – NOMADS – SAFSAF DESERT OASIS – ERG CHEBBI SAND DUNES – MERZOUGA : 

   After breakfast in the camp we will resume our tour ,by crossing the black desert to SafSaf Oasis, during the journey, we will by stop to admire the scenery and to visit a nomadic Berber family with whom we will share a traditional mint tea beneath the comforting shade of a Berber tent. After a quiet stay We will continue until we arrive at our destination, the SafSaf Oasis. It is a spectacular place. palm trees and lakes between high, unpopulated hills appears wild, lush vegetation, traversed by a stream of the same name (SafSaf) in which we can swim. In this heavenly environment we will have lunch. Before sunset, we will leave SafSaf to the Oasis of tisserdmin, with its large contrasts of water, vegetation, rock and sand. Then we will continue to the dunes for sunset before getting back to Merzouga, overnight in hotel near dunes.

DAY 5: MERZOUGA – RISSANI – ZIZ VALLEY – AZROU – IFRANE – FES : 

   After taking shower and breakfast , we will draw our way back to the city of Fes ,passing by impressive places and people, on the way We will stop to enjoy tea with a nomadic family before riding through the High Atlas mountains again. We stop by a town called Midelt where you will enjoy a traditional berberine pizza for lunch. Then we will continue to Fes passing by the Switzerland of Morocco and the magnificent Azrou with its cedar forests.
In the afternoon we will arrive at Fes, Where unfortunately our memorable experience will end.

Included in this tour:

 ✓  Private Morocco tour in comfortable A/C vehicle

 ✓ Private driver/guide during the trip

 ✓  Pick up / drop off from Hotel/Riad.

 ✓  Accommodation in hotels during the tour

 ✓  Sleeping in desert tents in desert camp (Desert tours)

 ✓  Camel trek in the desert (Desert tours)

 ✓  Dinners and breakfasts

Not Included:

  ✗  Plane ticket to and from Morocco

  ✗  Lunches and drinks during the tour

  ✗  Entrance fee to museums and attractions

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