2 days Fes desert tour - Merzouga camel trek 2024


2 Days

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Private Tour

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Overview of 2 days Fes desert tour:

a Morocco desert tour that leaves from Fes to Merzouga and back to Fes in just 2 days. Absolutely, is the best choice for those who have limited time, yet still want to discover the Sahara desert. This fabulous 2 days Fes desert tour, gives you the chance to explore Morocco’s far southest.

In order, to reach the camp in the heart of the desert, you will ride a camel over the magnificent sand dunes of Erg Chebbi. Of course, you will spend a memorable night in a Merzouga luxury camping or a typical nomad tents under the sttary sky. Accompanied with berber drums party with locals around the campfire.

Moreover, these 2-days tour from Fes to Merzouga. Will allow you, to take in the scenery of the middle Atlas Mountains. Also, you will be able to visit the cedar forest, feed the barbary apes and observe the nomads living in tents, and discover the Ziz Gorge and its Valley.

Also, you will get the opportunity to learn, about the fossil-working process at Erfoud and, more importantly, sample some of the best dates available.

Book your seat on this brief 2 days desert trip from Fes to Merzouga and the Erg Chebbi dunes for an life-time experience!

Highlights of the two days Fes Sahara desert trip:

  • Explore the magic of the Sahara on this short 2 days Fes desert tour.
  • Visit the Barbary monkeys in Azrou’s cedar forest.
  • Enjoy watching the gorgeous views of the middle atlas mountains.
  • Visit the museum of fossils and minerals in Erfoud.
  • Discover the gorges and palm groves of Ziz valley.
  • Experience a camel riding excursion the in Erg Chebbi Desert.
  • Admire the breathtaking sunrise as well as the sunset over the sand dunes.
  • Enjoy a romantic and tasty dinner in a desert luxury camp under the sttary sky.
  • Spend a memorable night and observe the stars during this 2 days Fes desert trip.
  • Explore the Ziz Valley’s green palms.
  • Take in the stunning scenery during this Fes to Merzouga 2 days desert tour.
  • Perform the Sandboarding activity on the dunes.
  • Explore the secret Berber towns.
  • Discover the culture of the locals by getting to know them.


  • Private A/C 4x4 Vehicle or Minivan+ fuel
  • English/Spanish speaking driver during the tour
  • Pick up & Drop off at your accommodation
  • Camel Trek to overnight in nomad desert bivouac or luxury camp (Private tent )
  • Free time to explore sites such as Kasbah, Walks, Canyons, Breaks for photos,...Etc
  • Sandboarding in the dunes
  • Drinks
  • Lunch during the trip
  • Flights

Tour Plan

Day 1: Fes – Ifrane - Azrou – Midelt – Merzouga – Erg Chebbi Dunes

We'll begin our 2 days Fes desert tour from Fes to Merzouga by picking you up from your Fes accommodation and depart towards the south of Morocco.

You will stop in Ifrane, considered the Switzerland of Morocco, to take in its majesty and take some incredible shots. You will then proceed to Azrou to visit the monkeys in the cedar forest.

After that, you will continue your 2 Days Fes Desert Trip to Midelt, known as the capital of Apples, where we will have lunch. We will travel across the TIZI N TALGHAMT pass in the afternoon to reach Errachidia while taking in the scenery of the Ziz gorges. You'll eventually pause for a spectacular view of the Ziz valley.

Afterwards, we'll go through Aoufous and Erfoud (the latter is well-known for its fossils and dates), on the way to the Erg Chebbi Dunes, you may decide to stop by a nearby workshop that produces fossil crafts.

You will next proceed to the fascinating Merzouga Dunes, which are located in Erg Chebbi.  Arriving at the hotel and being ready for an hour and a half camel trek to take in the sunset.

You will go to the camp crossing via Erg Chebbi dunes, the highest in Africa. Enjoy a tasty dinner. After dinner, you will gather around the fire enjoying and listening to music presented by locals.

Later, you can climb to some of the nearby dunes to watch a starry sky and appreciate the peace and the calm of the Sahara Desert.

Finally, you will spend the night in the camp in a luxurious or standard tent.

Day 2: Merzouga Camel ride – Ziz Valley – Medilt – Fes

On the second day of this 2-day desert trip from Fes to Merzouga, we advise you to get up early in order to witness the sunrise from the top of the Erg Chebbi sand dunes.

You will take a shower and eat a delicious Berber breakfast in the Merzouga desert camp. You will then ride your camels back to the village, where you will meet your driver.

We will depart from Merzouga and head towards Fes via the High Atlas mountains after breakfast and a shower. We'll drive via Rissani, Erfoud, Errachidia, and Midelt on the road.

Before reaching Fes, we'll stop for lunch and take pictures of wild monkeys in the Azrou Cedar forest. When we arrive in Fes, we will transfer to your accommodation and conclude our 2 Days tour from Fes to Merzouga.


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