Embark on a 4 Day Private Desert Tour from Fez to Marrakech via the majestic Erg Chebbi dunes in the Merzouga desert. This tour offers a unique opportunity to combine travel from Fez to Marrakech with an unforgettable desert adventure. Book your 4-day (or longer) tour now for a memorable journey into the heart of Morocco.

Our tours from Fez will take you to the awe-inspiring Sahara Desert, where you can immerse yourself in the serene beauty and profound silence of the vast dunes. This private desert tour provides an authentic taste of the Sahara, offering insights into the nomadic lifestyle that has thrived here for centuries.

During the day, you’ll explore the incredible desert environment, and by night, you’ll stay in luxury tented accommodations. Enjoy dining under a sky full of stars, far from the light pollution of the city. Our tours from Fes to the Sahara feature the best in 4×4 transport, ensuring comfort and capability on off-road terrain.

With expert guides and top-notch catering, you’ll have everything you need to focus on the stunning landscapes and rich cultural experiences. Choose a tour lasting a few days or extend your adventure up to a week, allowing you ample time to fully appreciate the desert’s beauty and the Berber people’s nomadic way of life.

Starting in Fez, a city known for its rich history and vibrant culture, this tour is perfect for those wanting to delve deep into Moroccan culture. As the entry point for many travelers to North Africa, Fez is the ideal launchpad for an exciting desert tour.

Our meticulously designed Fes desert tours capture the essence of the Sahara Desert, the world’s largest hot desert. The Sahara’s vast expanses and towering dunes are a must-see, and our experienced guides will ensure you get the most out of your journey.

So if you’re ready to experience the authentic culture and natural beauty of Morocco, join us on a Fez desert tour to Marrakech. Let us take you on a memorable journey through the Sahara’s timeless landscapes.

Map for your 4 Day Private Desert Tour from Fez to Marrakech

 

4 Day Private Desert Tour from Fez to Marrakech

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    Fez to Merzouga

    Departure from Fes is at 8 o’clock. We’ll travel through Azrou, where you can see Barbary apes in the cedar forests of the Middle Atlas. Lunch will be in Midelt, known as “the apple capital,” situated at the foot of Ayachi Mountain. After lunch, we’ll continue over the Tizi-n-Talremt pass and through the Ziz Valley, famous for its palm trees and the extensive oasis. Along the road, you’ll see countless “ksars,” small villages of individual houses. Our journey will then take us through Er Rachidia and on to Erfoud, known for its date festival and fossils. Upon reaching the bivouac in Erg Chebbi, you will be welcomed with a glass of tea. You’ll have time to explore the dunes before witnessing a breathtaking sunset. Dinner will be served, followed by an evening of music and a night in a nomad tent.
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    Merzouga to Dades

    If you wake up early, you can watch the spectacular sunrise over the dunes, where the colors and shadows create a mesmerizing scene. After breakfast, you have the option for a camel ride lasting a couple of hours or less, depending on your preference. We’ll then head towards Tinghir and the Todgha Gorges for lunch. The road takes us through Tinjdad and the Todgha Valley, offering plenty of opportunities for walks along the river, through the gardens, or up the road on the other side of the gorges. Later, we’ll continue to the Dades Valley and the Dades Gorges, where you’ll spend the night in a comfortable hotel or kasbah.
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    Dades to Ouarzazate

    After breakfast, we’ll start the day with a walk in the Dades Gorges. Then, we’ll get back on the road and head towards Ouarzazate. Our journey will take us off-road along the Boutarar piste, where we’ll visit Berber nomads in their caves and share a glass of tea with them. Next, we’ll travel through the Valley of the Roses, renowned for its Rose Festival in May. This area is famous for producing high-quality oils, creams, and soaps. We’ll stop to visit the kasbahs of Skoura, including the well-known Kasbah Amredil. Upon arrival in Ouarzazate, you’ll stay in a charming riad or guest house.
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    Ouarzazate to Marrakesh

    After breakfast, our journey continues to Kasbah Ait Ben Haddou, a UNESCO World Heritage site renowned for its appearance in numerous Hollywood blockbusters like Kingdom of Heaven and Gladiator. It's not only the most famous Kasbah in Morocco but also one of the most visited attractions in the entire country. From there, we'll travel to Telouet along a recently asphalted road, offering stunning views of the lush green valley below. Telouet, nestled amidst the mountains, holds historical significance as the former seat of the last Pasha of Marrakesh, El Glaoui. It once controlled the highest pass in Africa, Tizi-n-Tichka. As the afternoon draws to a close, we'll arrive in Marrakesh, having traversed the highest pass in North Africa.

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  • star rating  We went on the 5 day Desert Tour From Marrakech To Chefchaouen. We customised our tour from the tour packages offered to include an additional day in Fes. This was... read more

    Alicia T
    23/06/2023
  • star rating  I must say we really enjoyed the 3-day tour especially the hours in the Sahara, Dades, Todra and Ait Ben haddou as well as the 2 hotels & restaurants that... read more

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    31/05/2019
  • star rating  I already went on a desert tour with Abidine last february and I was absolutely amazed and stunned by the atmosphere in the desert and the insight I got in... read more

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    13/05/2019
  • star rating  Awesome trip! Our guide, Ismail, went above and beyond in every regard. Overall we had a great time and I highly recommend this trip to anyone that’s interested!

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    26/05/2023
  • star rating  Our trip to desert Erg Chebbi dunes was amazing. The gorges and the desert were spectacular. The food everywhere was delicious but most of all our guide Abdoul was a... read more

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    30/05/2019
  • star rating  Me and another 3 friends went to morocco to spend a week there. We had the incredible luck of having Abdul as a guide for the whole trip. Not only... read more

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    22/10/2019
  • star rating  Our honeymoon in Morocco was unreal thanks to Abidine . The planning was seamless and stress free. We simply highlighted the destinations we wanted to visit and the rest was... read more

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    05/05/2019
  • star rating  A Great Experience - We hired Private Desert Tours to take 4 of us around Morocco for 11 days, and we were more than pleased with our experience!
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    16/11/2019
  • star rating  We both had a fantastic time!. Abidine was wonderful . He was sweet, dependable guy who went out of his way to help us on many occassions. Thank you... read more

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    31/05/2019
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