4 Days Desert tour from Tangier to Marrakech via Chefchouan
We offer unique and authentic experiences in 4 days Desert tour from Tangier that allow you to truly get a feel of Morocco’s diversity culturally and geographically. Your true adventure will begin when you wander through the blue walled city of Chefchouan, narraw and ancient imperial city of Fes, majestic dunes of sahara desert and the breathtaking High Atlas mountains. you will step into the lives of locals, ride camel, watch the sunset and sunrise and taste different Moroccan dishes.
Tangier – Chefchaoun- Fez
During the first day of our journey, the driver will meet you in the port; he will take you through the rif mountains to Tetoun city to see the beatiful views of this city. Before arriving to the stunning village of Chefchaoun with the magic blue color and feel the rif Athmosphere Mountains. While you cross the old medina to see the funky arts and crafts stores roof-top restaurant and cafes where you will have lunch before we continue our way to fez where you will spend the first night of your Desert tour from Tangier .
Fez, Ifran, Midelt, Ziz Gorge, Erfoud, Rissani, Merzouga.
The driver will pick you up from your riad /hotel after breakfast heading the south crossing Ifrane and Azrou through the middle atlas mountains. The driver will be in your disposal to stop whenever you want to take pictures and enjoy the views crossing TiziNtalghamt; passing by Midelt city along the magnificentZiz Gorge carved through volcanic rock, you will see landscapes of the middle atlas plateau and the scenery changing to reveal hints of the desert as you approach the city of Errachidea. In this city, we will have a lunch break then we will continue our journey to ZizValley,Erfoud, Rissani and Merzouga; after pausing to have some tea mint, you will leave your luggage in a safe room then start your camel trek to reach your berber camp in the middle. of Erg Chebbi sand dunes. This trek takes about 1h30min. After dinner you will gather around the fire and enjoy the sound of traditional berber drums under the stars.
Merzouga ,Todra Gorge to Dades Valley.
You will wake up to enjoy the sunrise over the dunes of Erg Chebbi, possibly the best moment of the Merzouga desert. Make your way after breakfast Fes to through the ziz valley and the cedar forest of Azrou. There you will see a colony of monkeys along the road which will keep you amused. You will have plenty of opportunities to stretch your legs as you will stop for coffee, lunch, photographs, and more coffee as you travel through these forests, valleys and mountains. We will reach the Switzerland of Morocco which is Ifrane city. Drop off at your Riad / Hotel at around 6PM inFes.
valley ,Skoura, Ouarzazate, Ait ben Haddou Kasbah, High atlas mountains to Marrakech.
As soon as you have breakfast, we will resume our journey through the Dades valley towards KelaatM’Gouna and Ouarzazate. The road through the Dades valley and the way of thousand Kasbahs provides opportunities to take plenty of pictures. We will visit the Rose valley and Skoura village, then continue to Ouarzazate ‘’Hollywood of Africa’’. We will stop the have lunch at the famous and largest Ait Ben Haddou Kasbah after having some time to discover one of the most-preseved Kasbahs in the region and which considered one of the UNESCO world heritage site. Our journey will continue through the amazing majestic TiziN’Tichka pass reaching an altitude of 2260m passing over the high Atlas Mountains. It’s probably the best moment to take pictures and enjoy the impressive views. After that you may want to visit the argan oil co-operative. Finally we will arrive back in Marrakech late in the afternoon and drop you off in your riad/hotel.
- Private A/C 4WD Toyota Land Cruiser/minivan/ bus throughout the tour + fuel
- Experienced English-speaking driver (guide)
- Pick up from and drop off at airport
- Accommodations with breakfast
- Overnight in Nomad desert bivouac with guide (private tents) with dinner and breakfast
- Camels and guide, including sandboarding
- Accommodation in Dades Gorge with dinner and breakfast
- Local guide in Marrakech and Fes
- Free time to explore interesting sites such as Ait Benhaddou, kasbahs, walks and canyons, breaks for photos etc.
- Personal and Alcoholic beverages
- Tips and gratuities