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3-Day Guided Desert Tour from Fez to Marrakech

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    What to Expect
    Start your tour by leaving your hotel at 08:00am and departure for the south of Morocco. Make a quick stop in Ifrane, known as the Switzerland of Morocco to witness it's panoramic views and take some photos. After that you will head toward Azrou to see the monkeys in the cedar forest and then continuing on to Midelt for a lunch meal in a restaurant. In the afternoon, you will cross the pass of Tizi n Tlghamt to reach Errachidia while admiring the views of the Ziz gorges.

    The drive continues to Erg Chebbi Dunes passing by Aoufous and Erfoud. After that you will continue to the captivating dunes of Erg Chebbi, also know as Merzouga Dunes. Arrive at the hotel and prepare for an hour and a half camel trek to enjoy the sunset. Continue to the camp for an overnight in traditional nomad tent. Savor a delicious dinner and spend the night in a bivouac in the middle of the dunes.

    Wake up early in the morning of your second day to enjoy the sunrise on the top of a dune in the Sahara Desert before you enjoy your breakfast. Ride your camel back to the hotel and then continue on to Tineghir passing by Erfoud and Tinejdad. Enjoy lunch and then continue to Todra gorges via Tineghir. Arrive in Todra Gorges to enjoy its marvelous Canyons views while hiking on foot. Later on, drive to Dades gorge. Relax, enjoy dinner and overnight at the hotel.

    Your third and last day will start with breakfast in the hotel and then on to Ouarzazate via Skoura. Witness a panoramic view of the kasbah of Taourirt and a quick photo stop at the Atlas Film Studios. Continue on to visit the Kasbah of Ait Benhaddou and savor a delicious lunch in a local restaurant in the village. In the afternoon you will be taken to Marrakech. Enjoy the amazing views of the Atlas Mountains and pass through the Tizi N’tichka pass, located at 2260 m in altitude.

    Your tour will conclude in Marrakech.
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    Important Information
    Departure Point
    Fes, Morocco

    Traveler pickup is offered
    Once you provide the details of your hotel or riad, we will check its location and arrange meeting at the nearest possible parking lot.
    Departure Time
    12:00 AM
    Duration
    3 days
    Return Details
    Marrakesh, Morocco
    Inclusions
    • Private transportation
    • Air-conditioned vehicle
    • Overnight in Deluxe camp, private tents with ensuite bathroom and shower
    • Overnight in Dades gorges hotel, private rooms with A/C
    • dinner and breakfast during the tour
    • Camel trekking in the desert ( evening and morning)
    • Possibility to skipp the camel ride and go by SUV to the camp
    • English speaking driver
    • Local guide in Ait benhaddou village
    • Fuel surcharge in case of necessary detours ( i.e : snow, floods )
    • Flexible stops and pauses
    • No forced shopping or tourist traps
    Exclusions
    • Drinks
    • Lunch
    • Gratuities
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received within 48 hours of booking, subject to availability
    • Children must be accompanied by an adult
    • Vegetarian option is available, please advise at time of booking if required
    • Please advise any specific dietary requirements at time of booking
    • Please note: pickup reconfirmation is required upon booking, please refer to voucher for further details
    • July and August are very hot in Morocco, temperatures can be unbearable even for adults
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • Near public transportation
    • Infant seats available
    • Most travelers can participate
    • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
    • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
    Cancellation Policy
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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    Comfortable, luxury, friendly, relaxed, no shopping push ... Thanks to a great guide, Moha ... We will miss you!
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    This 3-day tour with Authentic Sahara Tours was definitely once in a lifetime experience. We traveled from Fes to Marrakech via Sahara desert (Merzouga) enjoying many stunning places, beautiful nature, snowy mountains, cute monkeys, amazing views and zig-zag roads. The night in
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    Such as amazing tour! This 3-day guided tour from Fez to Marrakeh was the highlight of our 7-day trip in Morocco. The landmarks and the landscapes we saw were stunning, food was great, but the time we spent in the Sahara desert (Merzouga) was the highlight of the tour. We stayed
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    What an incredible time we had during this tour! Jake and I booked this tour through the internet, and it was the best decision of our entire trip. These three days spent in the desert were the absolute highlight our ten days Morocco journey. The landscapes we drove through were
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    We had an absolutely amazing tour with Salem! From pickup at our riad in Fez to drop-off with our riad host in Marrakech, Salem was helpful, professional, and engaging. The touring, accommodations, restaurants (including several local restaurants that were terrific) and
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    By: Authentic Sahara Tours
    Joe G
    Shanghai, China
    63
    Awesome and Beautiful Four Days in the Sahara
    My girlfriend and I had an amazing four days in the Sahara with Aboubakr. He was a knowledgeable guide with a deep
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    Seong Hoon C
    11
    Highly recommended
    Comfortable, luxury, friendly, relaxed, no shopping push ... Thanks to a great guide, Moha ... We will miss you!
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    Graciela Wehrenfennig
    Competa, Spain
    45
    Great
    We were extremely happy with the service, the guide and how it was planned. Have recommended to several friends
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    Gabriella Andreeva
    Sofia, Bulgaria
    62
    3 Days to Remember! :)
    This 3-day tour with Authentic Sahara Tours was definitely once in a lifetime experience. We traveled from Fes to
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    googoo
    31
    desert experience, priceless
    we made this trip two couples. our driver was Mohamed, awesome driver and very social.we traveled a mercedes Vito,
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    lifeisbetterhere
    64
    Marrakech to Merzouga Desert Tour 4D3N - Outstanding & Breathtaking!
    We booked this itinerary starting and ending in Marrakech because we already had our return flights. Our guide
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    Martin A
    Utrecht, The Netherlands
    24
    A truly unforgettable experience!
    Such as amazing tour! This 3-day guided tour from Fez to Marrakeh was the highlight of our 7-day trip in Morocco.
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    Simona
    12
    Awesome!
    Hello, we recently spent 3 fantastic days on the Merzouga private tour from Marrakesh witth our tour guide
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    Anna Chah
    13
    An absolute must-do!
    What an incredible time we had during this tour! Jake and I booked this tour through the internet, and it was the
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    JPTRAVELER
    82
    A trip of a life time!!!!
    We chose a five day desert tour with a pick up and drop off in Marrakech. It was truly some thing we will never
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