9 Days Travel from Fez to Marrakech via the Sahara desert

Day 1: Aeropuerto – Fez:

Arrival at the airport and the center of the medina of Fez, Morocco’s cultural capital. Hotel accommodation as selected hotel category

Day 2: Fez – Fez:

Free day in FEZ. Upon entering the streets of the medina (old town) feel that the time back: the guild structure is still present in the workplace, the narrowness of the streets does not allow other means of transport as donkeys and a constant tingling of people move through the maze of narrow streets in the middle of which will surprise neighborhoods such as Andalusians and magnificent mosques and Koranic schools. Fez has always been associated with the study and religion, and remains the spiritual capital of Morocco. After visiting the medina, another option is to walk aimlessly through the streets of Fez-Jdid, which houses the royal palace, the mellah (Jewish) and the oldest mosque in Fez. Hotel accommodation as selected hotel category.

Day 3: Fez – Ifrane Azrou – Midelt – Errachidia – Valle de Ziz – Erfoud – Merzouga:

After breakfast, departure to Midelt through the mountains and cedar forests of the Middle Atlas. Step by Ifrane, a charming ski resort and Azrou, an important center for specialized craft in the work of cedar wood. After step Zad (2178m / 7146ft), we arrive at Midelt for lunch. In the afternoon, we descend towards Erfoud Errachidia and the Ziz Valley, dotted with palm trees. Continue to the sand dunes of Erg Chebbi. Dinner and overnight at hotel in Merzouga as selected hotel category.

Day 4: Merzouga – Khamlia – Rissani – Merzouga – desert Erg Chebbi:

This will be a stage where after breakfast, we travel another of the tracks they used for “Paris-Dakar Rally, visiting the desert nomads who take tea and see the oasis where they filmed some movies like” Sahara “starring by Penelope Cruz. Visit the town of “blacks”, named for the slave trade brought from the Sudan. And after eating will change the traction of 4×4 for the animal traction. The dromedaries us into the desert dunes to watch a sunset to remember. Tonight will be special, we sleep in the dunes in nomadic tents (James), as do the Berbers. Here Berber enjoy dinner, music and a starry night you will never forget. Dinner and night in a haima.

Day 5: Desert Erg Chebbi- Rissani – Garges Todra – Garges Dades:

Dawn a little to climb the dunes before sunrise, a spectacle like no other. Una interesante excursión que podemos hacer a pie o en camello. An interesting excursion can be done on foot or by camel. After breakfast we went back into the 4×4 to explore the Hamada (stony desert), where from time to time appear dunes and palm trees, small oases where life takes shape. In just over 2 hours you can reach Tinerhir, the more lush oasis of the south from where you can access the Todra Gorges. Time to walk through the oasis, watching their crops and irrigation systems, and to walk part of the throat in a unique way. Dinner and overnight at a hotel by hotel category selected.

Day 6: Garges Dades – Vally de Dades – Vally de los Ross – Kelaa M’ Gouna – Skoura – Ouarzazate:

Continuing along the path of the Kasbah, may deviate into the Dades Valley, Kasbah will find some of the most beautiful in Skoura. Leaving Ouarzazate back, head to Aït Benhaddou, one of the largest kasbahs around the south, that keeps some parts well preserved thanks to the fact of having become the setting for many movies. Sleep in a hotel right in front of the Kasbah, so that we can visit her quiet and out of the busiest times for visitors. Dinner and overnight at hotel near the kasbah Ait Benhaddou.

Day 7: Ouarzazate – Aït Benhaddou – Marrakech:

The trip is a series of strengthsThis day is one of them. The 200 km between Marrakesh Ouarzazate run through the High Atlas. The road must be traveled slowly, for its beauty and because it is a mountain pass that crosses the Atlas to about 2.300m. Rounding out the spectacular day, do the road following the old caravan route linking the two cities Ounila Valley, where there kasbahs built in caves and we will also visit the Telouet. Finally, arrival in Marrakech. Hotel accommodation as selected hotel category.

Day 8: Marrakech – Marrakech:

Free day in Marrakech, a city famous for its Jemaa el Fna, which will occupy much of our time: an amalgam of aromas, sounds and sensations unique. The city also has plenty of places you wander and enjoy: Gardens Majorelle, Menara, Tombs Saadianas, walks or the mellah medina (the old Jewish quarter), the route of the walls and the modern city (Gueliz) with Western lifestyles. Hotel accommodation as selected hotel category.

Día 9: Marrakech – airport :

At the agreed time, transfer to airport and return flight home. End of our services.

Tour includes:

  • Private tour, there will be no more people in the group. You can stop whenever you want
  • Pick up at hotel, riad, airport or wherever you want
  • Tour in 4×4 vehicles/ Minibus With A/C
  • Guide/driver (english speaker)
  • Fuel , tolls and all associated expenses.
  • Hotel (breakfast & dinner included)
  • Dromedaries
  • Night in bivouac including dinner and breakfast

Not included

  • Flight
  • Lunchs
  • Drinks

PRICE: depending on season and number of travelers