The 3 days tour from Fes to Marrakech takes you through some of the most iconic landscapes in Morocco. Starting your journey in Fes, and heading over the so called “Switzerland of Morocco,” Ifrane, one of the cleanest cities in the world. Next, you cross the cedar forest of Azrou where you stop to take pictures of the wild monkeys. You continue your journey to Midelt where you will stop for lunch.
Later, you leave the majesty of the Atlas Mountains and you start to cross the borders of the desert. The scenes will begins slowly to change as you will start to sense the heat of the Desert. Here it is another journey to history, culture, and magic.
In these 3 days, you will discover another face of Morocco. Enjoy!
Departure & Return Location
Fes to Marrakech
8 in the morning
3, 4, or 5 stars according to your budget
Hotels, accommodation, & camps
Air-conditioned 4×4/minibus vehicle
English speaking driver
Pick up and drop off from Airport/Hotel/Riad
2 Dinners in the desert and breakfats
Camel trekking and desert camping
Flight tickets & visa
Entrance tickets to monuments and museums
Any Private Expenses
Lunches and dinner in Fes
What to Expect
This tour takes you to see the most iconic sights in Morocco. During this 3 days, you will:
drive through the sneaky road of Tizi N'Tichka
Trek camels and camp in the Desert
Disover nomad's life style
Visit Popular Hollyood film locations
Visit Cinema Studio of Ouarzazate
Play and feed the Barbary monkeys in Azrou
Day 1Fes - Middle Atlas - Merzouga Desert
In the first day of your 3 Days tour from Fes to Marrakech, you will wake up and you meet your driver at 8 :00 am. After breakfast, you drive towards the first destination, Ifrane, one of the cleanest cities in the world. You will be amazed by the flowers and the beauty of the city.
Next, you drive to the cedar forest of Azrou where you will take pictures with the barbary monkeys. In fact, the monkeys enjoy human company and they are used to be fed by tourists.
Later, when you cross midelt, you will start sensing the smile of the desert. It is the line that devide the atlas mountains from the desert.
You cross Errachidia, and then Erfoud where you will visit the fossils full of strange shaped stones. You will see how craftmen reshap them again and again to give an amazing look.
Later, you reach merzouga. You will find your camel driver you you surf deep in the desert where you will spend your night. You will eat Berber food and you will dance and sing. After a lively night, you can choose to sleep in your camp or under the stars.
Day 2Merzouga Desert - Rissani Market - Dades Valley
In the second day, you will start your journey by seeing one of the most beautiful sun-raise in your life. Sun rising in the desert is unique and gives an amazing view.
Next, you can see mirage-like scenery that resembles to an artist’s vivid paintings. You will trek camels again to appreciate the desert scenery even more and surf in a caravan to the village of Merzouga. After that, you drive to visit the Rissani Market where you can find authentic Moroccan merchandise like Berber jewelry, scarves and leather goods made from goat skins.
The market is really famous in the region and is considered to be the largest market in the south of Morocco. Next , we will drive to Todra Gorge which will take approximately 3 hours. This place is famous as a tourist spot for its rock formations and natural beauty but also for its hot springs called “Thermal Regs”.
Once you’ve explored the place, it’s time to move for lunch in a local restaurant before you continue your road. Later you continue to Todra Georges to admire the long rocks that touches the sky.
Finally, you end your journey at Boumaln Dades where you will spend your night in a traditional riad. You will enjoy your dinner and you may choose to go out and discuss with locals.
Day 3Dades Valley - Ouarzazate - Ait Ben Haddou – Marrakech
At this point in your 3 days tour from Fes to Marrakech, you leave Boumaln Dades towards Ouarzazate where you’ll discover the taste of the elegant Berber life. This city is located at the gateway of the High Atlas Mountains and is known for its rich history and culture as well as its fine-grained architecture.
There you will vist the Atlas Studio which is considered as one of the biggest cinema studios in the world with 63hectares. Many Hollywood producers used its for their films and series like Prison Break, Game of Thrones, Star wars…etc.
Next, you head over Aith Benhaddou, a Kasbah with rich history and thriving present. This Kasbah was home to many Moroccan leaders and currently is a fovourite place from historical movi producers. There is a high chance that you have seen before if you love American movies. Prince of Persia, Babel, Games of Thrones, are just some movies where it was used as a background.
Later, you will end your journey in Marrakech. Our driver will drop you off at your hotel and there will be the end of our services.
You can book or customize this trip as you wish by contacting us.