Best Morocco 4 days desert tour from Fes to Marrakech Via Merzouga Desert Trip to appreciate the spirit of the desert, and the indescribable starry sky in the heart of the ruins of the Sahara desert. Take a camel ride to discover the desert and the Berber way of life. This desert tour is also great for those flying into Fez and leaving from Marrakech (or vice versa). The trip can be done for 2 nights and 3 days, but we recommend that you take at least 3 nights and 4 days.

4 days desert tour from Fes to Marrakech Highlights

Here are some things you might expect to see and do on a Morocco Desert Trip in 4 days of the private tour from Fes to Marrakech:

  • Meet the Barbary apes in the cedar forest of Azrou
  • Ride a camel and enjoy the sunset and sunrise over the sand dunes
  • Have a romantic dinner in the desert garden under the stars in Merzouga
  • Explore the green palm trees of the Ziz Valley
  • Meet the locals and learn about their culture
  • Enjoy the beautiful landscape along the road from Fez to Merzouga
  • Cross the Middle Atlas and High Atlas and discover hidden Berber villages
  • Explore the beautiful gorges and canyons of Dades and Todra
  • Discover the beautiful architecture of the UNESCO Kasbah
  • Visit the cinema in Ouarzazate
  • Explore the palm groves in the valley
  • Explore the weekly Berber market in the village and meet the locals


Day: Highlights of Best Morocco Desert Trip in 4 days

Day 1: Fez – Ifrane – Azrou forest – Merzouga Desert dunes

Day 2: Merzouga Desert Tour – Erg Chabbi – Camel Trekking

Day 3: Merzouga desert – Rissani – Todra gorges – Dades gorges

Day 4: Dades Gorges – Ouarzazate – Ait Benhaddou – Marrakech 

DEPARTURE/RETURN LOCATIONFrom Fes to Marrakech & Desert
DEPARTURE TIMEPlease arrive by 8:15 am for a prompt departure at 8:30 am.
ARRIVED TIMEAt approximately 18:30 pm.
Pick up from and back to your accommodation
Transport in a comfortable A/C vehicle
Professional speaking driver/guide
Accommodation in Hotels/riads
Dinners and breakfasts
Camel ride in Sahara desert
A night in Merzouga desert camp


Lunches and drinks
Plane tickets to and from Morocco
What is not included in program
Travel insurance



Day 1: Fez - Ifrane - Azrou forest - Merzouga Desert dunes

After being welcomed to your home during your breakfast, the Best 4 daysMorocco Desert Trip will Take you to Ifrane, which is called the Switzerland of Morocco. We stop in a cedar forest near the town of Azrou where we can see and feed wild animals. Then we will pass through the Ziz valley passing some Berber villages to Erfoud, then we will arrive in Merzouga in the evening where we will spend the night in a local hotel.


Day 2: Merzouga Desert Tour – Erg Chabbi – Camel Trekking

After breakfast, we will start our 4×4 tour of the Erg Chebbi dunes. In the many stops that await you, you will find out how and where the nomadic families of the area live, the forest that is in the middle of nowhere, the beautiful desert and small villages, and palm trees. We stop when passing through the village of Khamlia where people from Mali live, who will entertain us with beautiful Gnawa music, while we enjoy a delicious tea. Return to the hotel and get ready for a different kind of adventure, riding a camel for 45 minutes from the center of the sand dunes where the desert park is located. Along the way, you will stop to enjoy the beautiful sunset, and the camel guides will help you take wonderful photos. After dinner in the garden, sit around the fireplace and enjoy the Berber music played by the drummers.


Day 3: Merzouga desert - Rissani - Todra gorges - Dades gorges

We can wake up early to enjoy the beautiful sunrise in the middle of the sand dunes, then get ready to ride the camel back to the hotel where we will have breakfast and shower. After breakfast, we will go to the Rissani market, the oldest in the area, after visiting the different parts of the market, we will go to the valley and the valley of Todra where we will have a heart enjoy walking in its wonderful lake. In the evening, we will go to the Dades Valley where we will spend the night in a hotel.


Day 4: Dades Gorges - Ouarzazate - Ait Benhaddou - Marrakech

After breakfast at our hotel, on the 4th day of our journey, we start from the Dades Valley and drive to Ouarzazate, which is called the Hollywood of Africa, we will visit the big cinema where it was shot many movies (Gladiator, The Mommy, etc.). After Ouarzazate, we will go to the city of Ait Benhadou, a UNESCO Heritage Site since 1987, we will walk in its old kasbah and know a lot about its history. After lunch at this site, we will cross the High Atlas Mountains to Marrakech. The end of our Best 4 days Morocco Desert Trip.

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April 8, 2023

Excellent desert trip…!

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