Home

Tours and Travels

Morocco Tour Packages

Excursions

Desert excursions

Offers

Info

Contact

Desert Excursion Fes-Fes by Todra Gorges 3 days

T +212 662 050 499 Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

3 Days / 2 Nights: Desert Excursion from Fes to Fes via Todra Gorges

The 3-day trip to the desert of Merzouga is ideal for those who want to enjoy the dunes of Erg Chebbi slowly and have three days.

Departure from  Fes  Duration  3 days

Day 1: Fes - Ifrane - Monkey Forest - Atlas Mountains - Midelt - Todra Gorge

After meeting you we leave Fes and travel towards Todra Gorges, passing through Ifrane: the best small town in North Africa. It was built by the French in the 1930′s with a Swiss village style and known as the Little Switzerland of Morocco. We continue crossing the Middle Atlas Mountains and the cedar forests, we stop near Azrou to see the indigenous Barbary monkeys, also for a rest and to take some pictures. We will pass through many Berber villages. Lunch will be in the village of Midelt; known for its apple production. We continue the way through the Atlas Mountains enjoying the landscapes and we arrive in the small town of Rich. Here, we turn right, and taking the way through the famous town of Imilchil, we reach Todra Gorges in time for the sunset, dinner and overnight in a nice Hotel between the mountains, rivers and the valley.

Day 2: Todra Gorge - Rissani - Merzouga

After breakfast, we will have a walk in the Todra Gorge before we take the road to Merzouga, crossing the Ziz valley through Tinjdad, Jorf and Erfoud. We will stop in Rissani for lunch in a nice traditional restaurant with the famous local speciality: The Berber Pizza. We will have a quick visit of the city, when we leave Rissani for Merzouga we’ll feel the beginning of the Saharan desert. When we reach Merzouga, before the sunset, we will take you to a traditional Kasbah at the foot of the Dunes of Erg-Chebbi. After a rest and some mint tea, the guide and camels will be waiting to carry you across the sandy Dunes of Erg-Chebbi. You will enjoy the beauty of the sunset and after 2 hours you will reach to the desert camp to spend the night in a Berber tent. At your desert shelter, your camels are hobbled and mint tea is served. After a wonderful dinner, there will be a camp fire and drums playing, and we will listen to the songs of the Berbers, the Nomads of Southern Morocco.

Day 3: Merzouga - Ziz Valley - Fes

In the morning you can get up early, take a walk over the sand Dunes and watch the sunrise from just behind the Algerian border, which is about 50 km from Merzouga. We take the camels back to the hotel, have some breakfast, take a shower and rest, then we’ll start our tour back to Fes. We travel through the Ziz valley, Berber villages, the Middle Atlas and we will arrive to Fes in the afternoon at the end of the trip.

The 3-day trip to the desert of Merzouga is ideal for those who want to enjoy the dunes of Erg Chebbi slowly and have three days.

3 Days / 2 Nights: Desert Excursion from Fes to Fes via Todra Gorges

  • Departure from: Fes
  • Duration: 3 days
  • Visiting: Fes, Draa valley, Erg Chebbi, Ait Benhadou, Atlas Mountain

Request Information