3-Day Desert Tour From Marrakech to Fes

Immersive Morocco: 3-Day Desert Tour from Marrakech to Fes

Embark on an unforgettable 3-day Marrakech to Fes desert tour, where you’ll traverse from the vibrant city of Marrakech to the ancient city of Fes, all while venturing through the captivating desert landscapes of Morocco. This meticulously crafted itinerary promises an extraordinary exploration of some of the country’s most exquisite treasures.

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Embark on a captivating 3-day journey from Marrakech to Fes via the desert, and seize the opportunity to explore some of Morocco’s finest attractions. To kick off your excursion, we’ll begin with an overnight stay in Boumalne Dades, following a day of discovering the enchanting kasbahs of Ait Benhaddou and Ouarzazate.

On the second day, prepare for an extraordinary desert adventure, as we head to one of Morocco’s most cherished highlights. Finally, on the last day, we’ll make our way directly to Fes, passing through picturesque locales like the Ziz Valley, Midelt, Zaida, and Ifrane. Don’t miss this exceptional itinerary that promises an unforgettable tour of Morocco!

3-Day Marrakech to Fes Desert Tour Itinerary

Day 1: Marrakech to Boumalne Dades via Ait Benhaddou

Join us on an extraordinary 3-day journey from Marrakech to Fes via the desert, starting with an exciting trip to the Gorges of Dades. Our first day is packed with remarkable experiences. We’ll commence by traversing the Tizi n’Tichka pass, allowing you to immerse yourself in the stunning Atlas Mountains’ beauty. From there, we’ll move on to a UNESCO World Heritage site, Ait Benhaddou, renowned not only as a tourist destination but also as a favorite location for filmmakers and directors.

Next on our itinerary, we’ll explore the Moroccan Ouallywood, making a pitstop at the renowned Atlas Studios of Ouarzazate. This is where movie magic happens, with the facility serving as a prime location for film production and equipment rental. Notably, series like Game of Thrones and Prison Break have been filmed here. As the day winds down, we’ll head to Boumalne Dades, where you’ll spend the night in the enchanting Dades Gorges, making your 3-day excursion a truly unforgettable experience.

Day 2: Boumalne Dades to Merzouga via Todra Gorges

Set off on a compelling 3-day trek across the desert from Marrakech to Fes, guaranteeing an amazing vacation to the sandy expanses. After a substantial breakfast at Gorges Dades, our knowledgeable driver will take you to the spectacular Toudgha Gorges, a photographer’s dream. Explore the winding canyons of Toudgha before continuing your journey via the lovely Berber rural villages of Tinghir and Tinjedad. In one of these places, lunch will be a great experience.

Merzouga, your ultimate destination, awaits you as the day progresses. The trip begins with a camel ride over the dunes to our desert camp. You’ll see a stunning desert sunset along the route. The night in the desert begins with a delicious meal, followed by an exquisite evening of Berber music performed by our crew around the campfire, all beneath the stars.

Day 3: Merzouga to Fes

Continue your extraordinary 3-day tour from Marrakech to Fes via the desert, with another day of unforgettable experiences. Today, as the sun rises, you’ll enjoy a hearty breakfast in our luxurious camp, setting the stage for another exciting leg of your expedition.

We’ll begin the day by retracing our camel ride back to where it all started the day before. Afterward, we’ll switch to a 4×4 vehicle to drive toward Fes. Along the route, we’ll make a noteworthy stop at Morocco’s largest source of dates, Ziz Valley. As we traverse the majestic Atlas Mountains once again, you’ll be treated to stunning vistas.

Our journey will also take us through the charming cities of Midelt and Zaida, where we’ll pause to relax and savor a delightful lunch. Next, we’ll explore the enchanting Cedar forest and Ifrane, often referred to as the Switzerland of Morocco.

Before you know it, we’ll have arrived in the vibrant city of Fes, where this remarkable itinerary comes to a close. Don’t miss the chance to be a part of this exciting desert tour, an excursion filled with unforgettable memories.


A Life time experience!

My wife and I have had the pleasure of visiting Morocco in the past, and we cherished the experience. Motivated by our previous journey, we eagerly returned to explore this captivating country once more. This time, we sought to immerse ourselves in a new adventure and had the good fortune of discovering Touring in Morocco. Our latest excursion with Touring in Morocco exceeded all expectations. The Merzouga desert, without a doubt, stands as one of the most remarkable destinations in Morocco. I wholeheartedly recommend this tour and the outstanding services provided by Touring in Morocco. Don't miss the opportunity to embark on an unforgettable journey with a well-crafted itinerary. Touring in Morocco promises to make your trip an exceptional and memorable experience.
Philipe Dw
March 2023

Amazing three days!

My boyfriend and I embarked on an incredible journey with Hamid, our driver and tour guide. While the 3 days may have felt somewhat brief, we wholeheartedly relished every moment of our excursion. The tour lived up to its promises in every aspect, delivering an unforgettable experience. I extend my heartfelt gratitude to our tour guide for his kindness and unwavering support throughout our trip. Moreover, I want to express our appreciation to the entire travel agency team for curating such exceptional trips that leave lasting memories
Angel Ad
February 2023

very good service.

Back in the early days of February, my companions and I secured a 3-day excursion led by Aziz. Our journey was marked by mesmerizing vistas of the Atlas Mountains and the enchanting kasbahs lining our route. The pinnacle of this expedition, without a doubt, was the camel ride through the mesmerizing dunes of Merzouga, culminating in a magical night spent beneath the desert stars. The final day mainly consisted of a drive to Fes, but it's worth noting that the entire tour was impeccably organized. I wholeheartedly endorse this agency's services and would enthusiastically recommend this well-crafted itinerary to fellow travelers.
Maria Cr
February 2023
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