3 Days Sahara Desert Tour From Marrakech To Fes



What's included in Marrakech to Fes 3-day tour :

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

What's Not included in the Marrakech to Fes 3-day tour?

  • Personal expenses
  • Lunches & drinks
  • Tips & gratuities


A 3 Days Sahara Desert Tour From Marrakech To Fes via Merzouga takes you from the bustling streets of Marrakech through the Atlas Mountains to the Sahara Desert. Highlights include visiting Ait Ben Haddou, camel trekking in the dunes of Merzouga, and exploring Fes, all while experiencing Morocco’s diverse landscapes and rich culture.


·         Cross the High Atlas Mountains and admire beautifully views

·         Visit the ancient fortified mud-brick village Ait ben Haddou

·         Sunset and Sunrise Camel ride

·         Overnight in a camp located the heart of the desert

·         visit the palmary of Dades valley and Todra gorges

·         Visit Ouarzazate and its film studios

·         Berber musical show in the desert camp

3 Days Marrakech To Fes via Merzouga Desert Excursion


Marrakech - Ouarzazate - Dades Valley

The tour kicks off with an early start, ensuring you make the most of your day. Your Marrakech to Fes 3-day tour begins with an early pick-up from your hotel or riad. As you meet your driver in the morning, get ready to embark on a journey that will take you through some of Morocco’s most captivating landscapes.

The first leg of your journey involves crossing the High Atlas Mountains. The highlight of your day will undoubtedly be the visit to Kasbah Ait Ben Haddou. This UNESCO World Heritage Site is not only the finest surviving example of a walled town protected by Kasbahs in the area but has also played a significant role as a backdrop in numerous Hollywood blockbusters and historical television programs. Movies like Gladiator and Lawrence of Arabia have utilized its stunning scenery, and if you’re a fan of A Game of Thrones, you’ll recognize Ait Ben Haddou from the final scene of series three. (The series has used several locations in Morocco, including Essaouira.)

After a guided walk through this historic village, your journey continues to Ouarzazate, where you’ll enjoy a leisurely lunch.

In the early afternoon, you’ll head northeast towards Boumalne Dades. Along the way, you’ll have the opportunity to witness the picturesque Dades River, with the marvelous sunset providing a stunning backdrop to your drive. Your day’s destination is the breathtaking Dades Gorges, where you’ll make a stop to fully appreciate the awe-inspiring scenery.

Finally, you’ll arrive at a hotel where you’ll dine and rest for the night, getting ready for more adventures on the second day of your journey.


Dades Valley - Erfoud- Merzouga Desert Camp

Today, you’re about to embark on one of the most unforgettable experiences of your Morocco adventure as you venture into the mesmerizing dunes of the Sahara Desert in the Erg Chebbi region. Here’s a breakdown of your day: Marrakech Desert Trip To Fes 


  • After a hearty breakfast, your journey begins, taking you along the famed “road of 1001 Kasbahs” to Tinghir, a picturesque oasis.
  • In Tinghir, you’ll have the opportunity to enjoy a scenic one-hour walk along the riverbank, all the way to the enchanting Todgha Gorges.
  • Upon reaching Todgha Gorges, you’ll have some free time to immerse yourself in the breathtaking natural scenery before lunch.

Early Afternoon:

  • As the early afternoon unfolds, your walk will lead you to Merzouga, a gateway to the Sahara.
  • In Merzouga, your camel caravan awaits. You’ll mount your camel and embark on a captivating journey through the vast sand dunes of Erg Chebbi, with the golden sands stretching as far as the eye can see.
  • The highlight of your camel ride will be witnessing a mesmerizing Sahara sunset. The shifting hues of the desert as the sun dips below the dunes create a truly magical moment.


  • Just before darkness descends upon the desert, you’ll arrive at your Sahara desert camp, nestled amidst the sand dunes. This will be your home for the night.
  • As night falls, you’ll gather around a campfire under the twinkling stars, serenaded by local nomads playing their traditional drums.
  • Your evening culminates with a delicious Moroccan dinner, offering a taste of the region’s flavors and culture. This unique dining experience in the heart of the Sahara Desert is sure to be a highlight of your journey.

This day promises to be filled with awe-inspiring natural beauty, cultural immersion, and the unforgettable sensation of being surrounded by the vastness of the Sahara Desert. Enjoy every moment of this once-in-a-lifetime adventure.


Merzouga Desert -Ziz Valley - Fes

If you’re inclined to greet the dawn and witness the sun’s daily ascent, painting the desert with its soft, cool morning light before transforming into a radiant fireball, your gracious hosts at the desert camp will rouse you early for this captivating spectacle. Remember to capture some iconic photographs for your social media.

Following this magical experience, and after enjoying a satisfying breakfast and a refreshing hot shower, you’ll have the choice to either ride camels or opt for a 4X4 vehicle to explore the desert sand dunes. This allows you to fully immerse yourself in the stunning desert landscapes.

Later, your journey continues along the enchanting Ziz River, where palm tree-lined oases and historic Ksours (castles) create a picturesque scene. Your route will lead you to Midelt, a quaint town nestled in the heart of the Atlas Mountains, where you’ll pause for a delightful lunch.

In the afternoon, your adventure proceeds as you traverse the Middle Atlas Mountains en route to Fes. Here, you’ll be astounded by a dramatic change in the landscape—snow-capped mountains, sprawling cedar forests, and lush vegetation will replace the arid and rocky terrain you’ve encountered earlier in the tour. This transformation is nothing short of astonishing.

Your Marrakech to Fes 3-day tour Via Merzouga Desert Trip will conclude in the early evening. Your dedicated driver will ensure you safely reach your riad or hotel in Fes, marking the end of this incredible journey. We sincerely hope you’ve relished this experience with our team, creating memories that will stay with you forever.