2 Days Tour from Fes to Mezouga

2 Days

Overview

Experience the magic of the Sahara Desert with our thrilling 2-day tour from Fes. In just two days and one night, you will embark on an unforgettable journey, exploring a multitude of incredible destinations. Our adventure begins in Fes, a city renowned for its rich cultural heritage.

We kick off the tour by visiting the charming town of Ifrane, often referred to as the “Switzerland of Morocco” due to its picturesque alpine architecture. Immerse yourself in the serene beauty of this mountainous region before continuing our journey.

Next, we venture into the enchanting cedars forest, a verdant oasis that is home to majestic cedar trees. Marvel at the towering giants and breathe in the crisp, fresh air as you soak in the natural splendor surrounding you.

As we reach the town of Midelt, we pause for a delightful lunch, allowing you to savor the flavors of Moroccan cuisine and replenish your energy for the adventures ahead.

Our drive continues along the mesmerizing Ziz Valley, where lush palm groves line the route, offering a captivating sight. Allow yourself to be swept away by the beauty of this picturesque valley, with its date palms swaying gently in the breeze.

Prepare to immerse yourself in the vibrant atmosphere of the Rissani traditional market, where locals gather to buy and sell an array of goods. Witness the lively exchanges and take in the sights, sounds, and aromas that make this market a true sensory delight.

Our next destination is Erfoud, a town known for its fossil treasures. Explore this fascinating place, where ancient remnants of the past come to life in the form of intricate fossils. Discover the rich history and geological wonders that have shaped this unique region.

Finally, we arrive at the crown jewel of our journey – the Sahara Desert of Merzouga. Prepare to be captivated by the golden dunes that stretch as far as the eye can see. Experience the thrill of riding camels across the vast desert landscape and embark on a mesmerizing journey to our luxury desert camp.

Spend a night under a blanket of stars, surrounded by the tranquility of the desert. Let the magical sunset and sunrise over the dunes leave you breathless, as you witness nature’s awe-inspiring spectacle.

Highlights

  • Discover the picturesque town known as the "Switzerland of Morocco" due to its charming alpine architecture and serene surroundings.
  • Wander through a majestic forest of cedar trees, capturing the essence of nature's grandeur and finding tranquility amidst the towering giants.
  • Enjoy a delicious lunch in this scenic town, replenishing your energy and savoring the flavors of Moroccan cuisine.
  • Be mesmerized by the breathtaking vistas of the Ziz Valley, with its lush palm groves and the tranquil flow of the Ziz River.
  • Experience the ultimate highlight as you step into the mesmerizing world of the Sahara Desert. Ride camels across golden dunes, witness breathtaking sunsets and sunrises, and spend a magical night under a starry sky in a luxurious desert camp.

Itinerary

The two-day Morocco Sahara desert trip begins with an early pick-up from the airport or your Fes hotel. Then we travel south via Imouzzer to Ifrane, which is famed for its low temperatures, snow, and alpine-style residences - little surprise it is known as Morocco's Switzerland. Following that, we go to the cedar forest, which is home to the Barbary Macaques. You are welcome to feed them while exploring the forest. Later, we'll make our way to Midelt for lunch. Then we drive via the Tizi-n-Tilghmt pass and down the Ziz river to the Sahara desert.

We arrive in the afternoon in the Sahara desert of Merzouga. Then, on camels, traverse the dusty desert. Following that, you will be taken to a high dune to view the spectacular sunset. Then go to the desert camp. Where you may listen to Berber drum music while dancing around a bonfire beneath a starry sky. Dinner and sleeping in the camp

Get up early in the morning to see the stunning sunrise in the midst of the desert. After breakfast, you return on camels to Merzouga, where your driver awaits. Then we leave the desert to explore Rissani, Tafilalet's old capital. Rissani is still an important commercial hub in the area, with a bustling souk on Tuesdays, Thursdays, and Sundays. We proceed to Erfoud after a walk through Rissani souk, where we visit one of the fossilized marble factories.

Following that, we travel down the Ziz river and halt for a panoramic view of the Ziz valley. Then we travel to Fes via the cedar forest and Ifrane. Finally, we will drop you off at the airport or your hotel. The tour has come to an end.

Includes/Excludes

Includes

  • Dinner and breakfast
  • transportation
  • 1 nights at Hotels/Riads
  • Make stop everywhere
  • Camel ride
  • English speaking driver

Excludes

  • Personal expenses
  • Tips and gratuities
How long does the tour from Fes to Merzouga last?

The tour is a 2-day adventure, spanning one night. It starts in Fes and concludes in Merzouga.

What is the mode of transportation during the tour?

You will travel in a comfortable and air-conditioned vehicle, ensuring a pleasant journey throughout the tour

Is accommodation included in the tour package?

Yes, accommodation is provided for one night in a luxury desert camp in Merzouga. Experience the unique ambiance of the Sahara Desert and spend a magical night under the stars.

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2 Days Tour from Fes to Mezouga

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