5 days trip from Fes to Merzouga Sahara Desert. Departure from Fez to the desert of Merzouga where you will discover nomadic life and spend two nights in the desert. Explore Moroccan culture and discover the Sahara desert in Morocco.
5 Days Trip from Fes to Merzouga Sahara Desert
Day 1 : Fez
5 Days Trip from Fes to Merzouga Sahara Desert, Received at the airport and transfer to your hotel.
Day 2 : Fez Guided Visit :
Whole day dedicated to the discovery of the intellectual city of the kingdom. There are numerous monuments that you can visit: Medersas (koranic Schools), Fes El-Jedid, Karaouine Mosque (first university in the world), and its incredible labyrinthine medina. Dinner and overnight at hotel.
Day 3 : Fez – Azrou – Khenifra – Source Oum Rrabiaa – Imichil
Departure in the morning towards Imilchil, crossing the Middle Atlas, passing by beautiful villages with views of the High Atlas, Azrou, and by lush cedar forests. Arrival in the sources of Oum Rabia. Picnic in these beautiful fountains which give life to the river and walk through the valley to admire the waterfalls. Then continue towards Imilchil, berber population known for its “festival of boyfriends.” Night in a hotel.
Day 4 : Imilchil – Ait Hani – Assoul – Gorges Amellago – Goulmima – Erfoud – Desert Erg Chebbi
In the morning departure to the desert of Erg Chebbi. By the way enjoy the spectacular scenery with visits to the canyons. We pass through many berber villages and stop at any of them to discover how they live, and take tea with the nomads. Picnic by the way, and then head to the dunes of Erg Chebbi. Once there, travel by camel caravan in the desert sleeping under the blanket of stars. Night in tent accompanied by berber music around a campfire.
Day 5 : Explore the Desert Of Merzouga :
The second day in the desert dedicated to enjoy the most spectacular part of the Sahara East. We will go hiking in the desert in the 4X4, we will visit nomadic peoples, we will see oases and ride through the dunes of Erg Chebbi. Following the route we will visit the famous village of Khamlia where you will find the gnawa, descendants of slaves arrived from Africa, and we will enjoy their amazing folk music. At sunset, we will return to the hotel to spend the night.
Day 6 : Rissani – Ziz Valley – Middle Atlas – Fes :
Let us return to Fez we will pass through Departure, Rissani (the origin of the dynasty is Alawite and former capital of the sultans alauís), Azrou and Ifrane. In the park national of Azrou we will stop in the monkey forest, where you will be able to observe them and even feed them. We will arrive to Fez and transfer to your hotel and end of our servecio.