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2 Days Tour from Fes to Merzouga Desert

2 Days Tour from Fes to Merzouga Desert

2 Days Tour from Fes to Merzouga Desert


On this 2-day tour from Fes to Merzouga Desert, you’ll have the opportunity to visit traditional Moroccan villages and experience the hospitality and lifestyle of the desert people. Starting from Fes, we’ll travel through the Middle Atlas, stopping at Ifrane, Azrou, Midelt, Erfoud, and Rissani, before arriving in Merzouga where your desert adventure begins. In Merzouga, camels will take you to a Berber camp where you’ll spend the night, immersing yourself in the nomadic Berber lifestyle. The next day, we will return to Fes, concluding your unforgettable 2 days desert tour from Fes. Book your trip today!


Day 1: Fes – Ifrane – Azrou – Ziz Valley – Merzouga Desert

Your driver will pick you up from your riad at 8:00 am to begin your 2 days Sahara Desert tour from Fes. We will depart Fes and travel over the Middle Atlas mountains, passing through the cedar forests of Ifrane (known as the Switzerland of Morocco), Azrou, and Midelt. Continuing through the Ziz Valley and its gorges, we head towards the Sahara. You’ll be amazed by the diversity of the landscapes, from the enchanting desert to the picturesque green valleys and forests.

We will reach Merzouga, a small, charming village considered one of the gateways to the Sahara, before sunset. After enjoying a refreshing mint tea, your guide and camels will be ready to take you across the sandy dunes of the Erg Chebbi to a Berber camp. Erg Chebbi, which stretches 20 km long and 5 km wide, boasts the highest sand dunes in North Africa and offers a unique and diverse environment.

The camel trek to the camp takes about 1 hour and 30 minutes. Upon arrival, we will set up in well-equipped Berber tents for a magical night in the desert. As the sun sets behind the dunes, you’ll enjoy a traditional nomadic Berber dinner. After dinner, we’ll gather around the fire and enjoy the sounds of traditional Berber drums under the stars, creating an unforgettable night during your 2 days tour from Fes to Merzouga Desert.

Day 2: Merzouga Desert – Midelt – Ifrane – Fes

We will wake up early to enjoy a magnificent sunrise over the dunes. After freshening up and having breakfast, we will begin our journey back to Fes through the Ziz Valley and the Middle Atlas mountains. Along the way, we will pass through the cedar forests of Azrou, where we will stop to hand-feed Morocco population of Barbary Apes. Continuing via Ifrane, the ‘Switzerland of Morocco,’ we will arrive in Fes by early evening, concluding your memorable 2 days desert tour from Fes.


  • Private tour & Transportation with A/C and seat-belt.
  • Pick you up & drop off at your accommodation in Fez.
  • 1 night accommodation in desert camp.
  • Experienced driver/guide English speaking.
  • Fuel, tolls and all associated expenses.
    Dinner and breakfast (Vegetarians are welcome).
  • Camel warden.
  • Camel ride for 1 hour. (If you are not interested to ride the camels, it is possible to drive you to the camp with the 4×4).
  • Sand boards ( available in the camp without charge).

Not Included

  • Airfare (Flight Ticket)
    Noon meal. (Possibility of picnic or restaurants).
  • Drinks at the meal.
  • Tips and personal miscellaneous expenses.
  • Entry fees to Monuments / Museums / Kasbahs
  • Travel insurance
  • Anything not mentioned in the program

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