5 Days
Tour Type
Morocco Tours
Group Size
Tour Guide
Private guide
Explore the best of the country with this 5 days desert tour from Marrakech to Fes

5 days tour from Marrakech to Fes

5 days tour from Marrakech to Fes overview:

With this 5 days tour from Marrakech to Fes, you will travel to several incredible and top locations. Such as the high Atlas Mountains while crossing the Tizi-N-Tichka pass, the historical Ait-Ben-Haddou kasbah well-known as the UNESCO world heritage site.

In addition to the gate of the Sahara desert of Ouarzazate with its famous Kasbah of Telouet and film studio. Along with the stunning Dades Valley, Todra Gorges and the Kasbah of Amridil.

Moreover, you will also visit the amazing Merzouga Sahara Desert where you will ride camels crossing the golden sand dunes of Erg chebbi, and admire breathtaking both sunset and sunrise.

Of course, you will spend a memorable night under a million stars in the desert during this 5 day tour from Marrakech to Fes. Either in a luxury desert camp or in a berber standard authentic tent. Without a doubt, this will be the highlight of this fabulous 5 day desert trip from Marrakech to Fes.

Additionally, you will embark in a 4×4 offroad adventure tour of Merzouga‘s desert area, you will also head to Erfoud, the city of fossils minerals, and the Rissani traditional market. Explore the cedar forest home to Barbary macaque. Of course much more awaits you on this fabulous Marrakech to Fes 5 days tour.

The five day tour from Marrakech to Fes, comes to a conclusion when we drop you off at your accommodation.

People frequently become perplexed by the choices and options when looking for the best Morocco desert tours. We can provide the ideal itinerary because we are a reputable travel agency in Morocco. Making it simple for you to arrange your holiday.

Note: This 5 day desert trip from Marrakech to Fes, can be customized for two night camel rides in the desert instead of one night.

Highlights of five days Marrakech to Fes Sahara trip:

  • Admire the authentic Morocco on this 5 days tour from Marrakech to Fes.
  • Take in the breathtaking view of the high Atlas Mountains while crossing the Tizi-N-Tichka Pass.
  • Explore a variety of stunning authentic Berber settlements and villages.
  • Discover the famous Ait Ben Haddou Kasbah, a UNESCO World Heritage Site.
  • Visit the majestic Taourirt Kasbah and Africa’s most significant Film Studios in Ouarzazate.
  • Explore the stunning Dades Valley and Dades Gorges.
  • Experience a camel riding excursion through the sand dunes of Erg Chebbi.
  • Admire magical both sunrise and sunset in the Sahara Desert.
  • Observing the stars in the middle of the Sahara Desert.
  • Spend a magical night in a comfy private tent in a desert luxury camp.
  • Practice a sandboarding activity on this 5 days tour from Marrakech to Fes.
  • Visiting a nomadic family by driving an off-road excursion in Merzouga.
  • Drive through the palm groves of Ziz Valley.
  • Observe the fossils and minerals in Erfoud.
  • Visit the cities of Ifrane and Azrou cedar forest.


Destination  Marrakech to Fes
  • Private A/C 4×4 Vehicle or Minivan + fuel
  • English/Spanish speaking driver during the tour
  • Pick up & Drop off at your accommodation
  • Accommodation with dinner and breakfast
  • Camel Trek to overnight in a luxury camp (private tent)
  • Free time to explore sites such as Kasbah, Walks, Canyons, Breaks for photos,…Etc
  • Sandboarding in the dunes
  • Lunch during the trip
  • Flights
  • Drinks


Start your adventure journey today booking this fabulous 5 days desert tour from Marrakech to Fes. The trip will take you through the high Atlas mountains and majestic kasbahs and gorges before reaching the Sahara desert of Merzouga. There you'll join your camel trekking over the sand dunes to witness the sunset and spend a magical night in the middle of nowhere. After that, you'll drive through the middle atlas mountains and valleys to reach Fes. Finally, our 5 day desert tour from Marrakech comes to an end. Let's explore this lovely country together!

We will be waiting for you at the hotel or airport. Then, we start our 5-day desert tour from Marrakech to Fes by traveling through different towns on the way to Ouarzazate.During this trip, you will pass across the magnificent Tizi N'Tichka pass, which is 2260 meters above the High Atlas Mountains. You will indulge in the breathtaking scenery on this excursion. Admire the distinctive Berber villages as well.We will make a stop to see the Kasbah Ait Ben Haddou after a few hours of driving. Since it was designated a World Heritage Site in 1987, Kasbah Ait Ben Haddou has become a popular destination for international filmmakers.  Many films, including Gladiator, Kingdom of Heaven, Prince of Persia, and others, were shot in Kasbah Ait Ben Haddou.After lunch at the town of Ait Ben Haddou, we'll carry on to Ouarzazate. You will have the chance to tour the Film Studios in this location and view the items used in movies like The Last Temptation of Christ and Jewels of the Nile. Dinner and overnight accommodations in a riad or hotel in Ouarzazate.
Today, we will start our 5 days desert excursion from Marrakech by traveling to the Dades Valley after breakfast. On this trip, we will drive to explore Skoura Oasis and the stunning Valley in Kalaat M'Gouna, where the Rose Festival is held annually in May.It is an occasion to celebrate and display a portion of the local culture, including art and music. Before moving to Boutaghrar, where you will encounter hospitable Berber families who still live in caves, you will have the chance to take lovely pictures and take in the scenery at the Road of a Thousand Kasbahs.We'll continue to Dades Gorge after lunch, where you can see the striking rock formation ''Monkey Toes'' and the extremely old Kasbah Ait Yul. Dinner and an overnight stay in a hotel or riad in Dades.
Following breakfast at the hotel, we'll depart in the direction of Tinghir, passing through Boumalne Dades and stopping to admire the breathtaking view of the Dades valley. The Todra gorges will be reached after passing through Imider and Tinghir.Along the way, you'll make frequent stops to take pictures and enjoy the surroundings. You can stroll through the narrow valleys of Todra Gorges while admiring the mesmerizing canyon scenery.After a stop for lunch, we'll continue to Tinjdad and then proceed to Erfoud, a town renowned for its fossil producers. The spectacular Erg Chebbi Dunes, also known as Merzouga Dunes, will be reached after that.Get ready for an hour and a half camel ride when you reach the edge of the sand dunes, so you may enjoy a wonderful experience and see the sunset.You will trek on the back of your dromedary to the camp for an overnight stay in a typical tent, with the only sound being the camel's tread on the sand.There will be a fantastic dinner and music around the fire before spending the night in a lovely desert tent with all the amenities in the middle of the desert (Berber drums).
Our 5 days desert tour from Marrakech to Fes includes a visit to certain locations in the Merzouga desert on the fourth day. The intriguing village of Khamlia is one among them. It is an ancient village also referred to as the Black Village.The people who live there are originally from Senegal, Mali, and Sudan, among other African nations. You may learn about the culture and way of life of the locals while listening to Gnawa music in this village.Then, as we continue our trip, we'll stop by some nomadic communities who are housed in Berber tents. After that, have lunch with one of the families and experience medfouna (Berber pizza, as some people refer to it).You will have the chance to go to Rissani after arriving back in Merzouga. One of the first Alaouite dynasties is the Rissani (royal family). With its towers and ksars, this city is distinctive. It is renowned for its cultural diversity and large souk  (traditional market). Lastly, we will head to the hotel, where you will have dinner and spend the night.
On the last day of this best 5 days trip from Marrakech to Fes, we'll travel back to Fes after breakfast. The journey will pass through Errachidia and the magnificent Ziz Valley, where you may take in the valley's breath-taking views.Before reaching Midelt, we will take a break for lunch. Then we will continue the tour via the Middle Atlas Mountains to the city of Azrou, and the breathtaking Cedar Forest.We'll spend a moment in this forest to take in the scenery and witness Barbary Apes.Then we will continue our way to Fes, where our 5 Days desert tour from Marrakech to Fes will end.
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