Sahara Desert Excursions company offers the Best short Sahara Trips from Fes. And the 2 days Fes desert trip is designed for those travelers who have a short Holiday in Fez, and they would like to Experience a Sahara desert tour, Camel trekking, Overnight stay in an authentic desert camp. This Tour departs from Fez and back to Fes in the following day, visiting many interesting touristic attractions along the road.
This 2 Days desert tour from Fes to Merzouga lets you discover the south of Morocco, pass through the Middle Atlas Mountains. Enjoy Ifrane city “The Switzerland of Morocco”. Spectacle the fascinating cedar forest and feed the monkeys “Barbary Macaques”. Admire the stunning views of Ziz Valley and its palm groves, (Tafilalt Oasis) the longest valley in Africa as well as a colorful desert landscape until reaching the gate of Sahara “Merzouga”. Experience Camel rides, and spend the night in a Merzouga Sahara desert camp or under the stars, play drums with Berbers. Enjoy the spectacular sunset & sunrise in Erg Chebbi dunes.
This brief summary of our 2 Days Sahara Desert tour from Fes to Merzouga & Back, monitors you with a short summary of the tour itinerary & the number of kilometers that you will be interrupted in each day.
Around 7:30 Am Sahara desert Excursions Driver/Guide will pick you up from your hotel/Riad in Fes. And start our 2 days desert tour from Fes to Erg Chebbi. On the first day, we will drive to Merzouga passing through the middle Atlas mountains.
Our first stop will be “Ifrane” city. known as “Morocco’s Switzerland” because of its Alpine chalet-style architecture and aspect. Our Next step will be “Azrou” cedar forests. You can spot Barbary apes on the side of the road and stop for some photos. Then, passing across the fascinating Atlas Mountains, which are holding up the sky, winding your way through forested peaks, twisting mountain streams, and gushing springs, and spectacular, jagged walls of rock. Furthermore, we will arrive at Midelt where will have a break for lunch (Optional).
From here you will carry on crossing Ziz Valley driving past thousands of sky-scraping palm trees, Tafilalt Oasis, and fortified Kasbahs to Erfoud. Then to Merzouga Erg Chebbi, where you will Experience camel trekking into the Orange sand dunes in order to reach Our authentic Sahara desert Camp Merzouga. Your camel ride desert trip takes approximately 2H with a break on top of the dune to enjoy a breathtaking sunset, Teste the sandboarding (Optional), enjoy the views, take pictures.
After that, you’ll continue to the camp where you’ll be welcomed with a glass of tea and relax until dinner time. After dinner there’s be some traditional Berber drumming music, enjoy the starry sky, Shooting stars, Campfire, Exchange cultures & Histories with nomads. Then sleep in a private desert tent.
On the next day, you wake up early to enjoy a wonderful sunrise on the top of Erg Chebbi sand dunes in the Sahara Desert near the camp what well may be the best sunrise of your life. Then you will breakfast & shower at the Camp.
Afterward, you will ride camels back or a 4WD jeep Safari (depends on your choice) to the Pickup location in Merzouga village. Firstly we will head toward Rissani, Visit the old Market of Rissani.
Then our 2 days Fes desert trip Continues to Fes again with many stops along the road for panoramic views, photos, free time for lunch. We will arrive in Fez in the Evening, where our 2 days desert tour from Fes to Merzouga ends.
Our private 2 days desert itinerary from Fes price depends on the number of travelers, season, and type of the desert camp (standard or luxury), so feel free to contact us.
Private tents are guaranteed. Either you take a Standard or Luxury Merzouga desert trip.
The standard Merzouga desert camps are designed for travelers who don’t need the level of luxury provided in our Morocco luxury desert camps. The tents are comfortable for a perfect night’s sleep. For toilets and showers, they are shared with all the camp.
There are some essentials you can’t forget to pack when embarking on your desert adventure. These include:
The camel ride is roughly 1 H/30Min in the afternoon and about 60 minutes in the morning.