3-days tour from Fes to Merzouga desert via Imilchil & Todra Gorges


3 Days

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Private Tour

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Overview of 3-days tour from Fes to Merzouga desert:

For those looking to escape from the bustle of the big cities, and seek out the tranquility and peace of the sahara desert and small berber villages. This fantastic 3-days tour from Fes to Merzouga desert via the Todra Gorges and Imilchil is a superb 3 days Fes desert tour.

On this 3 days Fes desert trip, you will embark on a Morocco camel trekking excursion from Merzouga while crossing the golden sand dunes. Moreover, you will spend a special and unforgettable night camping in the Merzouga Sahara desert of Erg chebbi. This memorable night camel trek will be the highlight of this 3 day desert tour from Fes.

Additionally, you will witness both the stunning sunset and sunrise in the Erg Chebbi dunes. Explore the magnificent Todra Gorges and village of Imilchil.in these three days desert trip from Fes to Merzouga.

The final day of this desert excursion from Fes. We’ll travel across the Middle Atlas Mountains and take in the stunning scenery. Moreover, we will make a stop in the cedar forest to observe the barbary apes, before getting to Fes where our fantastic 3-day Fes to Merzouga desert trip comes to an end.

Highlights of Fes to Merzouga three days desert trip :

  • Explore the berber culture during this 3 days tour from Fes to Merzouga.
  • Travel for three days in the heart of southern Morocco.
  • Explore the authentic town of Imilchil.
  • Visit the Barbary monkeys at the Azrou cedar forest.
  • Discover both the Todra gorges and palm grove.
  • Experience camel riding in the soft sand dunes of Erg Chebbi Merzouga.
  • Watch both the stunning sunrise and sunset in the heart of Erg Chebbi dunes.
  • Enjoy a romantic and tasty dinner in Erg Chebbi.
  • Spend an unforgettable night in Merzouga desert under the stars, either in a luxury or standard camp.
  • Perform the Sandboarding activity on this fabulous 3 days trip from Fes.
  • Enjoy the Ziz Valley’s green palms groves.
  • Visit the museum of fossils in Erfoud city.
  • Meet the locals as well as learn about their culture and lifestyle.
  • Enjoy the incredible landscapes during this 3 days tour from Fes to Merzouga.
  • Explore the hidden Berber towns as you cross the middle and high atlas mountains. days days


  • Private A/C 4x4 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 nomad desert bivouac or luxury camp (Private tents)
  • 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 - Imilchil - Todra Gorges

The first day of our 3 days desert tour from Fes to Merzouga will start by picking you up at your Fes accommodation. You will then travel from Fes to the Todra Gorges via Ifrane, which is also known as Switzerland of Morocco and was developed in the 1928s by the French with Swiss town design.

We will pass via the Middle Atlas Mountains and cedar forest to stop close to Azrou to observe the barbary apes or go horseback riding before continuing our 3 days Fes desert tour.

Following that, you keep going through other Berber villages until you reach Midelt, where you will stop for lunch.

As we travel over the Atlas Mountains, enjoying the scenery and the beautiful route, we reach Imilchil, a prominent Moroccan town famous for its customary Berber weddings.

It is a classic Berber town with very modest houses. There, you may take in breath-taking vistas of the surrounding mountains and lush valleys.

We will arrive in Todra Gorges before sunset. Dinner and spend the night in a classy hotel situated between mountains, rivers, and a valley.

Day 2: Todra Gorges - Rissani - Erg Chebbi - Camel Ride & Night in Desert

On the second day of the 3 days tour from Fes to Merzouga desert, you'll have time after breakfast to go for a quick stroll in Todra Gorges. Then, we'll travel to Merzouga through the genuine valley of Amellago gorge.

As you go through numerous small Berber towns, you'll get a rare glimpse into what it's like to live as a Berber in this area. We will drive through Guelmima, Touroug, and Erfoud to reach Rissani.

We will sense the start of the Saharan desert when we go from Rissani to Merzouga. We'll arrive in Merzouga before sunset.

The camels and guide will be waiting to transport you over the Erg Chebbi sand dunes once you've had some rest and a mint tea. You'll appreciate how lovely the dunes-side sunset is.

You will continue your journey to the desert camp, where you will spend the night, after taking in the magnificent sunset. Enjoy a warm and appetizing dinner.

After dinner, There will be a campfire and local drummers playing. Above all this, you can mount a dune near to the camp to admire in the vast, star-studded sky and the serenity of the Sahara Desert.

Day 3: Merzouga Camel ride - Ziz Valley - Midelt - Fes

After rising early to catch the sunrise on a top dune, you will ride camels back to the hotel for breakfast, a shower, and a rest.

Then, we'll carry on with our 3 Day Fes Desert Tour as we head back to Fes through the Ziz Valley, Berber communities, and the Middle Atlas.

Our 3 days tour from Fes to Merzouga will come to an end when we reach Fes in the late afternoon.


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