The desert tour from Fes in 3 days offers great and exceptional opportunities to enjoy majestic landscapes and explore the unique lifestyle highlighted by the locals.
DAY1 : Fes – Ifrane – Midelt – Ziz Valley – Erg Chebbi Desert
Pick up from your hotel/Riad in Fes and head for the Sahara Desert of Morocco through the beautiful city of Ifrane that is often desribed as the Switzerland version city of Morocco, then a short break will be included at the cedar foret known for its colony of Barbar Apes. We will subsequently drive through the fertile plain, then cross the High Atlas Mountains, the Ziz Gorges and Valleys. Upon arrival at the desert, you will ride the camel through the sand dunes of Erg Chebbi to the camp that is located in the heart of the Sahara Desert. Dinner will be served at the camp followed by sometime of entertainment.
DAY2: Explore the desert area
Early wake up in the morning to attend the majestic view of the sunset over the sand dunes, then get back to the hotel for a nice shower before taking a local day tour around the mysterious desert and its way of life including a stop by the local aqueducts, which are a traditional system of irrigation still in function to this day supplying the oasis in the desert with water. Visit the Khamila village known by the black Africans from Sub-Saharan countries brought from Sudan as slaves and have become famous for this special and spiritual Gnawa they will always happily perform to their visitors. Visit the Tafilalet traditional Souk or Market and in the late afternoon, we will drive back to the hotel that is located at the edge of the miraculous sand dunes of Erg Chebbi. Dinner will be served by the pool under the stars.
DAY3: Erg Chebbi Desert – Ziz Gorge – Azrou – Fes
After breakfast, we drive back to Fes through the Ziz Gorges, Midelt, Middle Atlas and Ifrane before being dropped off at your convenient location in Fes in the late afternoon.