Best 3-Day Marrakech to Fes Tour Itinerary

Best 3-Day Marrakech to Fes Tour Itinerary



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Explore the enchanting landscapes and vibrant culture of Morocco with our 3-day tour from Marrakech to Fes. This meticulously designed itinerary promises an unforgettable journey through some of Morocco's most iconic destinations.

Starting in Marrakech, known as the "Red City," our tour takes you on a scenic drive towards the imperial city of Fes. Traverse the majestic Atlas Mountains, passing through traditional Berber villages and breathtaking natural scenery. Experience the allure of the Marrakech to Fes desert tour as we venture into the vast desert landscapes that define this region.

Upon reaching the medieval city of Fes, immerse yourself in its labyrinthine streets, bustling souks, and ancient architecture. Our Marrakech to Fes 3-day itinerary invites you to uncover the rich history and vibrant culture of Fes at your own pace.

Venture into the enchanting Middle Atlas region on the second day of our tour, where verdant forests and charming mountain villages await. Here, amidst the natural beauty of Morocco, encounter playful monkeys amidst the lush greenery of the forest.

Continue your journey deeper into the desert, where golden sands stretch as far as the eye can see. Our Marrakech to Fes 3-day itinerary ensures an authentic desert experience, complete with camel rides through the dunes and nights spent under the starry desert sky.

As your journey comes to an end, you'll depart with cherished memories and a newfound appreciation for the diverse landscapes and cultures of Morocco. Whether you're drawn to the bustling streets of Fes, the tranquility of the desert, or the charm of mountain villages, our tour offers something for every traveler.

Highlights of the 3 Days Desert Tour from Marrakech to Fes via Merzouga:

  • High Atlas Mountains Expedition: Traverse the majestic High Atlas Mountains, unveiling stunning landscapes and panoramic views.
  • Ait Ben Haddou UNESCO Site: Explore the UNESCO-listed Ait Ben Haddou, an ancient kasbah steeped in history and cultural significance.
  • Draa Valley's Palm Groves: Witness the lush palm groves of the Draa Valley, creating a scenic oasis amid the desert terrain.
  • Merzouga Arrival: Reach Merzouga, the gateway to the vast Sahara, where the golden sand dunes of Erg Chebbi stretch as far as the eye can see.
  • Camel Trek Across Erg Chebbi: Experience the thrill of a camel trek across the enchanting dunes of Erg Chebbi, embracing the unique desert landscape.
  • Nights in a Traditional Desert Camp: Spend nights under the starlit desert sky in a traditional camp, indulging in delectable dinners and absorbing the tranquil ambiance of the Sahara.

This 3-day desert tour from Marrakech to Merzouga promises an immersive journey into the heart of the Sahara. Book your adventure today for an unforgettable exploration of Morocco's desert landscapes.


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Know before you go:

  1. Pack warm clothing for winter travels.
  2. During winter, the road across the Atlas Mountains may be closed.
  3. An alternative route via Taroudant will be taken if the road is impassable.
  4. Ensure you have the necessary funds available.
  5. Contact us for further assistance or clarification.

Note: This is a private tour. For inquiries about luxury or small group tours, please contact us.

Tour Map for the 3-Day Marrakech to Fes Tour:


  • Transport by private modern vehicle with A/C
  • Pick up & Drop off at your accommodation.
  • Car Fuel
  • Experienced English speaking Driver/Guide
  • Overnight at the Desert Camp
  • Breakfast & Dinner
  • Camel trekking (camel per person)
  • Food and drinks
  • Entrance fees
  • Tips and personal expenses

Tour Plan

Day 1 : Marrakech - Ait ben Haddou - Skoura- vallée des rose - Gorges de Dades.

We Depart Marrakech at 8 AM toward Ourzazet crossing the High Atlas mountains by the Tizi'nt Tichka pass (2260 m high), We stop to visit Ksar Ait Ben Haddou the most impressive Ksar and the most poetic of all the south of Morocco, the kasbah, declared UNESCO World Heritage and was the scene of films like The Gladiator etc…

After lunch in Ouarzazate, we will visite the kasbah of Taourirte, then depart towards Dades gorge crossing the palm of Skoura so as to visite the kasbah of Ameridile and kalaa M’gouna, the city of roses.

Dinner and overnight at the hotel

Day 2 : Gorges dades - Gorges de Todra - Erfoud - Rissani - Merzouga

After breakfast, we leave for todra Gorges for a visite and for taking a walk up in the palm grove of the Todra valley. then we drive to Erfoud, famous for its dates and fossils crossing several Berber villages

after lunch in Erfoud, we leave to Rissan the capital of Tafilalt ( Tafilalt is considered as one of the largest oases in the world) then we carry on to Merzouga. Once we arrive in Merzouga, we get prepared for a desert camel tick, we ride through a series of superb dunes in the desert Erg Chebbi

Dinner and overnight in a Berber tent at the foot of Erg Chebbi.

Day 3 : Merzouga – midelt - Ifran - Fes

Following an early rise to savor the breathtaking sunrise and indulge in a delectable breakfast at our desert camp, our journey resumes as our knowledgeable camel guide leads us on another captivating camel ride. Upon return, our attentive driver awaits to commence the unforgettable 3-day desert tour from Marrakech to Fes. Departing from the desert, we traverse the picturesque Ziz Valley near Errachidia, capital of the Tafilalt region, where a stop offers mesmerizing panoramic vistas of the valley's natural beauty.

Continuing our expedition, we venture towards Midelt, renowned for its apple orchards and pivotal role as a commercial hub within a vast agricultural expanse. This city also holds significance as a key center for mineral mining in Morocco. A pause for a satisfying lunch precedes our onward journey through the majestic Atlas Mountains, characterized by lush cedar forests and quaint Berber settlements such as Imouzar. Within the cedar forest, we pause to observe the serene lifestyle of the local monkeys, offering a glimpse into their natural habitat.

Our route then leads us to Ifrane, often referred to as the "Switzerland of Morocco" due to its scenic beauty and pristine environment. The city's name, derived from the Amazigh language Tamazight, translates to "caves," reflecting its geological features. Notably, Ifrane was recognized as the world's second cleanest city in 2013. However, its true allure lies in its abundant outdoor recreational opportunities. A visit to the city center reveals a stone lion monument, paying homage to the historical presence of this majestic creature in the region. Established by the French administration in 1929, modern Ifrane boasts a unique blend of colonial and indigenous influences.

Continuing our journey towards Fes, we traverse charming Berber towns, eventually arriving at our hotel or riad for a restful overnight stay. Thus concludes our memorable 3-day excursion from Marrakech to Fes, filled with captivating landscapes, cultural encounters, and enriching experiences.


Frequently Asked Questions

How to book this tour?

To book the tour, please send us an email with details such as the number of guests and the expected date of arrival. If you have specific preferences, would like to customize the tour, or have special requests, kindly include them in your email. We will promptly respond within 24 hours to assist you further. Additionally, we will provide you with information on how to proceed with the payment for the tour. Thank you for choosing our services, and we look forward to making your experience memorable.”

Can I customize my tour itinerary?

Yes, we understand that each traveler has unique preferences. We offer the flexibility to customize your tour itinerary to better suit your interests, schedule, and preferences. Contact our customer service team, and we will work with you to create a personalized experience.

Is travel insurance included in the tour package?

Travel insurance is not automatically included in our tour packages. However, we strongly recommend that all our customers have comprehensive travel insurance to cover unexpected events such as trip cancellations, medical emergencies, and lost baggage. You can either arrange your own travel insurance or inquire with us about available options.

Are there any specific health or fitness requirements for this tour?

Our tours are designed to be accessible to a wide range of participants. However, some tours may involve activities such as hiking, walking tours, or other physical activities. If you have any specific health concerns or physical limitations, please inform us during the booking process. We can provide more detailed information about the level of physical activity involved in each tour, ensuring you have a comfortable and enjoyable experience.

Do I need to bring a sleeping bag?

No, a sleeping bag is not necessary for our overnight camel ride. The desert camp is equipped with all the bedding you’ll need.

Is there any way to spend the night in the desert without using camels?

Indeed, an alternative to camels is available. We provide a 4WD transfer to and from the desert camp, with an additional charge.

Is there a place to charge phones and cameras at the Camp?

Absolutely, we utilize solar panels at the camp to ensure you have the means to charge your phone and camera.

What clothing and special items should I bring for an overnight stay in the Merzouga desert camp?

When preparing for your overnight stay, consider bringing comfortable and breathable clothing, a sun hat, sunglasses, sunscreen, a jacket for cooler evenings, and sturdy shoes suitable for walking on the sand. Remember to pack your camera to capture the mesmerizing desert landscapes!


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