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Excursion Fez Marrakech via the desert of Merzouga - 3 days and 2 nights

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Day 1:  Fez - Ifrane Valley-Midelt-Ziz - Merzouga

Stop At: Fes, Fes, Fes-Boulemane Region
Day 1: Fez - Ifrane Valley-Midelt-Ziz - Merzouga
Fez-Marrakech 3 days From Fez to Marrakech, departure at 07: 00- 08.00 Welcome to the hotel / riad. Next, we will stop at the monkey forest to see the Barbary Apes (monkeys) jump higher tree branches and visit the local nomads who live in a cave to take mint tea with them to learn more their way of life and learn about their culture and their Berber history of Morocco. Then we will go together to Ifrane or as it is called "little Switzerland" which is founded by the French in 1930 to see the famous Lion in stone.

13: 00H Continuation to the city of Midelt where we will have lunch at the local REST.

In the afternoon, we will cross TIZIN TALGHAMT to reach Errachidia and admire the Ziz Gorge, and later we will stop in the Ziz Valley to see the panoramic views and take pictures.

16.00H continuation to Erg Chebbi dunes via Erfoud where we will visit a local workshop of fossil crafts.

Continue to Merzouga. On arrival, transfer to your hotel to store your luggage.

18.00: Your local guide will be waiting for you on camels to take you to enjoy an attractive sunset in nomadic tents where you will have a pleasant dinner under a starry sky, a sweet and fresh air in the desert of Morocco with a show Berber to watch a spectacular spectacle of Berber folklore around a central focus where musicians play drums, especially dance for you. besides, you will not just hear yourself and dance from you too trying to sing alone. As the vibrating drums are very fabulous, you will enjoy a traditional Berber "Berber tajine" meal and drink mint tea while sitting on cushions you will spend a mythical night like you are in a hotel 1000 seats or more. The night will be spent under desert tents.
Duration: 4 hours

Meals included:
• Dinner
Accommodation included: tent

Day 2:  Merzouga - Rissani - Tinghir - Todra Gorges - Dades Valley - Skoura - Ouarzazate

Stop At: Merzouga, Morocco
Day 2: Merzouga - Rissani - Tinghir - Gorges du Todra - Dades Valley - Skoura - Ouarzazate
Early morning at 07:30, to enjoy the sunrise in the Merzouga desert and have a delicious breakfast and shower.

10.30H we leave Merzouga for Rissani

12.30H we will make a fun excursion to Rissani to see the kasbah, the old palaces and visit Darih Moulay Ali Sherif, we will have dinner in the Todra Valley.

15.00 Continue to the Gorges du Todra where we will stop to discover the place and ask your driver for information on history, culture, traditions, lifestyle. In the Todra Valley, you will have an idea of how the tribal leader or sheik manages the life of his tribe.

16.00 we will visit Kelaat Mgouna, a Berber city that celebrates every year a rose festival in May, with your driver we meet the locals and will see products based on rose water made only with the rose used for the face and the body.

6.30 pm Arrival in Sakura to spend the night in a Riad in the middle of the Skoura palm grove. Everything is perfect in this environment riad, palm trees, palm trees, flowers, gardens, swimming pool, Berber tent, animals (farm), excellent organic cuisine, all vegetables and fruits are produced on site. In addition to the comfort, the smile and the pleasant welcome of its staff, Morocco fez towers S.A.R.L. always assure the comfort and the happiness of its customers, for that, it offers you two options that you are free to spend your night in your hotel / riad in Ouarzazate or in a charming riad in Ait Ben Haddou
Duration: 3 hours

Meals included:
• Breakfast
• Dinner
Accommodation included: hotel

Day 3:  Ouarzazate - Ait Benhaddou- Tizi N'tichka Pass- Marrakech

Stop At: Ouarzazate, Ouarzazate, Souss-Massa-Draa Region
Day 3: Ouarzazate - Ait Benhaddou - Tizi N'tichka Pass - Marrakech
Last day of Fez-Marrakech 3 days From Fez to Marrakech, Get up early at 8:30 to have your breakfast at your hotel.

09:30 we will go to the Kasbah of Ait Ben Haddou (UNESCO World Heritage Site) where families still live in the fortified Ksar. We will have plenty of time to discover this natural decoration for so many films around 20 films that have been shot in this beautiful region as "Lawrence of Arabia", Babel, "The Mummy", "Jesus of Nazareth" ..., we will stroll and cross the dried up river to discover the Kasbahs of Ait Benhaddou.

12.30H we will cross the High Atlas Mountains and make many stops to enjoy the fresh air and capture unforgettable photos again.

13.30 Arrival in Tichka, lunch at the local restaurant.
Duration: 3 hours

Meals included:
• Breakfast
No accommodation included on this day.
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Important Information
Departure Point
Traveler pickup is offered
riad and hotel

Departure Time
7:30 AM
3 days
  • 2x Breakfast
  • 2x Dinner
  • Accommodation included: 2 nights
  • Air-conditioned vehicle
  • Private transportation
  • Mineral water
  • Pick up / drop off at hotel / riad
  • Professional French and English speaking driver
  • Lunch
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Stroller accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • Infant seats available
  • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If it’s canceled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
Cancellation Policy
If you cancel at least 4 days in advance of the scheduled departure, there is no cancellation fee. If you cancel within 3 days of the scheduled departure, there is a 100 percent cancellation fee.
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Very nice trip through the desert from Merrakech to Fez. We took 3 days and interesting stops on the way. We stayed in nice places on the way with great food.
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We booked 3 days and 2 nights with agency called fes city travel which was a good choice that we will never regret.badar our driver was a professional and friendly person very knowledgeable, he gave us all the information needed for this trip, the first day we went to marzouga
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This experience only has a few reviews, but you can read what other travellers have to say about the operator.

By: Fes City Travel
47 reviews
Muammer Düzgün
Dear Barn and his colleagues made our holiday more enjoyable with their support. Thanks for everything you have
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Meknès trip
Excellent experience Great Román sights Meknès tour has been excellent Perfect service and great food
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Taís C
Day in fez
It was a very nice tour. We got to meet coperatives, the madrasa, a great view from outside the medina. The tourt
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Desert Tour travel
Very nice trip through the desert from Merrakech to Fez. We took 3 days and interesting stops on the way. We
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polite driver with cool music
a responsible driver who gave recommendations on the way to chefchaouen. Pedro was considerate enough to play our
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Hong Kong, China
good car good driver
trip well explained. polite driver with good car. bottle of water was prepared in car for your drink. the car was
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New York City, New York
The best trip ever
We booked 3 days and 2 nights with agency called fes city travel which was a good choice that we will never
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Ieva M
Great private driver to Chefchaouen!
We really enjoyed our private return drive Fes to Chefchaouen! Our driver Mounir was super friendly, polite and
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The best travel company in Fes!
I can only recommend booking tours and transport with this company. Pedro and team have been fantastic. We're
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Amazing service! Great prices! Best advice, and an amazing tour!
During our stay in Fes, we were given an amazing service over 3 days by Pedro, a tour around fes, taxi travel
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Thessaloniki, Greece
Traveling around Fez
Pedro is very enjoyable and very polite. We had and amazing time traveling around Fez. In order to make us feel
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Ana A
Lisbon, Portugal
Friendly and affable.
Mounir is an excellent driver. Friendly and affable. We visited Fez Medina and Chefchaoen. Professional and
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Great english speaking driver
Clean car, good driver (Pedro) and on time service at competitive prices in Fes. I will use again on my travels.
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Stephanie Z
Highly recommend
Pedro was superb! Fantastic driver and tour guide! Very accommodating and gave us great recommendation as to where
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Murfreesboro, Tennessee
Great trip to Chefchaouen
Bedr was a great driver & guide. Fun & full of information. Professional and timely. The trip was as we expected
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  • Fes Ouarzazate and 1 more
  • Duration: 3 days
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  • Languages Offered: English, French
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