3 Days Desert Excursion From Fes


Discover the Moroccan Sahara on a thrilling 3-day journey from Fes to the mesmerizing Merzouga Desert camp and back. Traverse majestic landscapes, ride camels across endless dunes, and experience the hospitality of Berber culture. This unforgettable adventure takes you from the vibrant city of Fes to the heart of the desert, offering a taste of both worlds in a short yet immersive tour



  • Private A/C Vehicle + fuel
  • Camel Trekking
  • Accommodations with Dinner and Breakfast included
  • English/French/Spanish speaking driver


  • Entrance fees
  • Lunch meals & Drink

Enjoy Your 3-Day FES Sahara Desert Trip From FES to Merzouga Desert Camp and back To FES & Spend a magic Night Riding Camels To The Sahara Camp .


Fes – Midelt – Ziz Valley – Merzouga.

  • Departure from Fes: Your day begins with an 8:00 AM departure from the bustling city of Fes.

  • Ifrane: Your first stop is Ifrane, often referred to as “Little Switzerland” due to its European-like architecture and clean streets. Enjoy a short exploration of this charming town.

  • Azrou: Continue your journey through the Middle Atlas region, passing by Azrou. This town is famous for its cedar forest, where you may have the chance to spot the Barbary macaque monkeys.

  • Midelt: Midelt, known as the “Apple Capital,” is your next destination. Enjoy a leisurely lunch in this tranquil town nestled at the foot of the Ayachi Mountain.

  • Tizi-n-Talremt Pass: After lunch, your adventure takes you over the Tizi-n-Talremt pass, offering breathtaking vistas of the surrounding landscapes.

  • Ziz Valley: As you descend from the pass, you’ll enter the enchanting Ziz Valley. This region is renowned for its lush palm trees and the length of its oasis, providing a stark contrast to the arid desert landscapes.

  • Erfoud: The journey continues to Erfoud, a town famous for its date festival and unique fossils. Here, you’ll have the chance to interact with the nomadic people who call this area home, gaining insights into their customs and traditions.

  • Merzouga: Finally, you’ll arrive in Merzouga, your ultimate destination for the day. In Merzouga, you’ll check into your comfortable hotel, where you can relax and prepare for the desert adventures that await in the days to come.



Merzouga – Berber cooking Class - Desert Camp

  • Morning in Merzouga: Wake up to the serene beauty of the Sahara Desert as you enjoy breakfast at your Merzouga hotel. Take in the desert’s tranquil ambiance and prepare for a day filled with immersive experiences.

  • Berber Cooking Class: Embark on a culinary adventure by participating in a Berber cooking class. Learn the traditional methods and flavors of Berber cuisine, gaining hands-on experience in preparing local dishes. Engage with skilled Berber chefs who will share their culinary secrets with you.

  • Lunch: Enjoy a delicious lunch featuring the dishes you’ve prepared during the cooking class, savoring the flavors of authentic Berber cuisine.

  • Desert Camp: After your cooking class and lunch, it’s time to continue your desert adventure. You’ll meet your camel guide and embark on a camel trek into the dunes of the Sahara Desert. As you ride atop these gentle desert creatures, soak in the awe-inspiring scenery and the tranquil atmosphere of the desert.

  • Bivouac (Camp): Arrive at the desert camp, located deep within the dunes. Here, you’ll have the unique opportunity to spend the night in traditional nomadic tents, immersing yourself fully in the desert experience. The tents are equipped with basic amenities to ensure your comfort.

  • Sunset Exploration: As the sun begins to set over the golden dunes, embark on a short trek to the high dunes to witness the magical Sahara sunset. This is a perfect time for capturing stunning photographs.

  • Dinner Under the Stars: Gather around a campfire under the starry desert sky for a memorable dinner. Share stories, enjoy traditional Moroccan dishes, and savor the tranquility of the desert ambiance.

  • Starry Night: After dinner, take in the spectacular night sky, free from light pollution, and marvel at the brilliance of the stars and constellations. This is a unique opportunity for stargazing in the heart of the Sahara.

  • Overnight in Nomad Tents: Retire to your comfortable nomad tent for a peaceful night’s sleep, serenaded by the gentle desert breeze and the enchanting silence of the Sahara.


Merzouga - Back To Fes .

  • Sunrise in the Sahara: Wake up early to witness the breathtaking sunrise over the Sahara Desert. The dunes come alive with warm hues as the sun emerges on the horizon, creating a truly magical moment.

  • Breakfast: Enjoy a hearty breakfast at the desert camp to fuel up for the day’s journey.

  • Camel Trek Back to Merzouga: After breakfast, you’ll ride your camels back to Merzouga, retracing your path through the captivating dunes of the desert. This return journey offers a fresh perspective on the desert’s beauty.

  • Return to Merzouga Hotel: Arrive back at your Merzouga hotel, where you can freshen up, relax, and prepare for the journey back to Fes.

  • Departure from Merzouga: Bid farewell to the enchanting desert town of Merzouga and set off on your return journey to Fes.

  • Lunch Stop: Along the way, there will be opportunities to stop for lunch in a charming local eatery, allowing you to savor the flavors of Moroccan cuisine one last time.

  • Scenic Drive: Enjoy the scenic drive back, with views of the ever-changing landscapes of Morocco, from the desert dunes to the lush valleys.

  • Arrival in Fes: As the day progresses, you’ll make your way back to the vibrant city of Fes. Reflect on the incredible experiences and memories you’ve gathered during your desert adventure.

This marks the conclusion of your 3-Day FES Desert Trip and back. You’ll arrive back in Fes with a treasure trove of memories and a deep appreciation for the diverse landscapes and rich culture of Morocco.