Fes to Marrakech Desert Tour: 3 Days

Below here is the program itinerary of 3 days tour from Fes to Marrakech, and all the information, and the policies that you have to know before booking with us.

Why BOOK this 3 days Fes to Marrakech desert tour?

This is a perfect tour for travelers who want to experience the sights and sounds of Morocco in a short time. The 3 days tour from Fes to Marrakech takes you on a desert trip from the sensory highs of Fes to the peaceful serenity of the Sahara desert. A wonderful trip to begin your love affair with Morocco.

  • Daily departure is available.
  • Take a short time in the Cedar forest of Azrou to see the Barbarian apes, and take pictures.
  • Camel riding in the Merzouga desert.
  • Spending a night in the desert camp under the stars.
  • A breathtaking view of the sunset and sunrise over the dunes.
  • Sahara Desert - Sleep under the stars against a backdrop of towering sand dunes.
  • The Atlas Mountains magnificent scenery.
  • Visit the UNESCO World Heritage Site of Ait Benhaddou Kasbah.
  • Take a stroll through the breathtaking Dades gorges.
  • Todra Gorge - Walk in Morocco's Grand Canyon through spectacular rock formations.
  • Local drums music around the campfire.
  • Drive through the palm groves of Ziz valley.
  • The tour is available with an English or Spanish-speaking guide.
  • Fes - Explore the vibrant souks and exhilarating atmosphere of this imperial city.
  • Walk from a remote Berber community into the magnificent and inspiring High Atlas Mountains.
  • The Atlas Mountains - Beautiful mountain scenery in the highest mountain range in North Africa.
  • The tour is at an affordable price and has great quality services.
Key Features
Tour Name: 3 Days Tour Fes to Marrakech
Tour Type: Private Tour
Duration: 3 days / 2 nights
Departure: Daily
Availability: Everyday
Starting Point: Fes
Ending Point: Marrakech
Tour Highlights
Visiting Places: Fes, Azrou, Ifrane, Midelt, Erfoud, Merzouga & Erg Chebbi, Tinghir, Boumalne Dades, Kalaat M'Gouna, Skoura, Ouarzazate, Marrakech.
Key attractions: Desert of Merzouga, Cedar Forests, Middle Atlas Mountains, Ait Benhaddou Kasbah, The high Atlas Mountains, Camel ride in the desert & the view of the sunset, sunrise, Spend the night in a Berber Camp, Todra Gorge, Dades Gorges.
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3 Days Desert Trip from Fes to Marrakech

3 Days Desert Trip from Fes to Marrakech

How you will spend these 3 days in Morocco?

Days In Morocco tour company is at your disposal. We suggest this 3-day itinerary in Morocco from Fes to Marrakech via the Merzouga desert. Below is a day-by-day plan to guide you on your journey. This tour itinerary can be changed to suit you and your needs. It can be customized to fit your needs.

Overview: of 3 days Fes to Marrakech desert tour

Traveling to Morocco will be the best option for you to spend an amazing 3-day desert tour from Fes to Marrakech through the Sahara desert. This 3-day tour will offer you the opportunity to have a real desert experience which will include riding camels, spending the night in a beautiful desert camp, and exploring the most interesting sites in Morocco.

Those sites include Ifrane, Ceder forest in Azrou, Ziz valley, Todra Gorge, Dades Gorges, Kasbah de Ait Benhaddou, and the Atlas Mountains. In addition, this desert tour from Fes to Marrakech is the best solution to travel between the two imperial cities of Fes and Marrakech while discovering a big part of Morocco and enjoying a great desert experience on the way.

Tour Itinerary: A day-by-day plan to guide your journey.

Day 1: Fes - Ifrane - Azrou - Midelt - Erfoud - Merzouga - Erg Chebbi

On the first day of our 3-day desert tour from Fes to Marrakech, we will pick you up at your hotel or Riad around 8:00 a.m. We leave for Midelt via the mountains and the cedar forests of the middle Atlas.

We pass through the city of Ifrane, a fascinating ski resort. At Azrou, an important handicraft center specializing in cedar wood work is worth a visit. We will stop for lunch at Midelt.

In the afternoon, we will drive to Erfoud and into the Sahara desert of Merzouga. You will have a camel trek into the beautiful Erg Chebbi dunes where you will spend the evening in a temporary camp. Enjoy a Berber dinner and sleep in a traditional Nomad camel tent (Luxury desert camp).

Driving distance Approximately 469 kilometers
Estimated driving duration 7 hr 22 min (without stops)
Accommodation Overnight stay in Merzouga.
Meals Dinner
Day 2: Merzouga - Erfoud - Rissani - Todra Gorges - Dades Gorges

Wake up in the desert and watch the sunrise while photographing some of the world's most spectacular desert scenery. Enjoy breakfast in the open air. We will return by camels to the hotel or Riad to take a shower. Then, we leave for Erfoud city, which is known for the preparation of fossils.

We will drive via palm tree groves stopping for lunch. Afterwards, we will take a short walk in the Todra Gorges. We will then head to our point at Boumalne Dades to Dades Gorges. We will then have dinner and overnight at the hotel.

Driving distance Approximately 264 kilometers
Estimated driving duration 4 hr 7 min (without stops)
Accommodation Overnight stay in Boumalne Dades.
Meals Breakfast Dinner
Day 3: Dades Gorges - Rose valley - Skoura - Ouarzazate - Kasbah Ait Benhadou - Marrakech

On the last day of our tour, after breakfast, we will go for a short walk in the gorges before we leave to head for Marrakech. We will follow the Dades Valley via Kalaat M'Gouna, the valley of the Roses, and the road of a Thousand Great Kasbahs. We are going to visit Ouarzazate and stop for lunch in the village of Ait Benhaddou.

We will have time and the chance to explore the famous protected UNESCO site which is the nest of many movies such as "Gladiator", "Lawrence of Arabia". We will drive through the pass of Tizi N'Tichka to reach Marrakech city. Our driver will make sure to drop you off at your accommodation in Marrakech at the end of the 3 days tour from Fes to Marrakech.

Driving distance Approximately 332 kilometers
Estimated driving duration 5 hr 37 min (without stops)
Meals Breakfast


Journey times and distances are estimates and are based on the direct route between the start location and end location for each day of the itinerary, where applicable. They do not include detours or stops for sightseeing.

Tour Map: Here's a map of your travel route.

What's Included: Don't worry, we've got this covered.

Prices Included

  • Pick up and drop off (at your accommodation, airport, or any other place);
  • Tour Commentary;
  • Transport by private vehicle with A/C;
  • Experienced English - Spanish - French speaking guide/driver;
  • Car Fuel;
  • Camel ride in Sahara desert (Camel per person);
  • Overnight stay at desert camp (Luxury or Standard);
  • 1-night accommodation at hotel/riad;
  • All dinners;
  • Turbans for your desert experience;
  • Daily breakfast;
  • Confirmation at time of booking;
  • Plus many surprises stops on the way.

Prices Not Included

  • Flights to/from Morocco;
  • Meals, drinks & entrance fees;
  • Personal travel insurance;
  • Tips & Personal expenses.


  • Alcoholic drinks (available to purchase);
  • Vegetarian option is available, please advise at time of booking if required;
  • Children's must be accompanied by an adult.

What to take on your Morocco Tour?

We strongly recommend using TSA-approved luggage locks on your bags and hand carry valuables on the plane.

Many of our trips require us to move our base several times, so we recommend that you pack as lightly as possible. There will not always be someone available to help you carry your bags so you should only bring as much as you can carry on your own.

We suggest that you bring the following items:

Clothing & Equipment
  • Season-specific casual clothes (men and women should always dress modestly out of respect for the culture they are visiting- no tank tops, low cut tops, or short shorts. It is not necessary to wear a headscarf.)
  • Hiking clothes and shoes (NOTE: They can get quite dirty/dusty).
  • Bathing suit.
  • A pair of comfortable walking shoes.
  • A light jacket/windbreaker (NOTE: It can be very windy in Essaouira).
  • A warm jacket (NOTE: It can be quite cold in the High Atlas Mountains from November to March. Please pack appropriately for cold, winter evenings.).
  • Power adaptor for 220v, 50 Hz (outlets are two-prong rounded).
  • Toiletries.
  • Sunscreen, sunglasses, and hat.
  • First-aid kit with lip balm, aspirin, band-aids, cream for sore muscles (e.g. deep heat), Imodium or similar tablets for mild cases of diarrhea, any extra prescription drugs you may be taking.
Travel Documents
  • Passport (with photocopies).
  • Travel insurance (with photocopies).
  • Airline tickets (with photocopies).
  • Any entry visas or vaccination certificates required.
  • Credit and/or debit card and/or cash (MasterCard and Visa are the most commonly used; American Express and Maestro cards are difficult to use in Morocco.)
  • This document, printed.

In order to protect against any unforeseen circumstances, it is advisable to purchase adequate insurance before your date of departure. Coverage should include baggage damage or loss, flight delays or cancellations, etc. We recommend .

Free cancellation

FREE! If you cancel at least 3 days in advance of most activities, you will receive a complete refund if you paid all the price.

Tourism Transport in Morocco - Our Cars

It's our goal to make memories that last a lifetime when you visit Morocco. That is we only offer the best at our disposal.

Our vehicles are fully-equipped for your comfort and adventure. Air conditioned and comfortable, these rugged vehicles are built for the road. Our cars have 6 seats. They're clean. The fleet includes the Toyota Prado TX, Toyota Prado VX, and Mitsubishi Pajero Sport.

Our drivers are connoisseurs of their regions. No one knows Morocco better than them. When they bring you on your journey, it will feel like travelling with a trusted friend.

For groups ranging from 7 to 17 in size, we offer minibusses and minivans such as the Hyundai H-1 Minivan, Mercedes Minibus's, and the Mercedes Vito.

Feel free to travel with our guide by your own vehicle, if you have one. Or use our 4-wheeled-drive. The choice is always yours.

Tourism Transport In Morocco - Our Cars

Toyota Prado TX (4x4)

  • Capacity: 6 Seater;
  • Fuel type: Diesel fuel;
  • Air-conditioned car;
  • Manual / Automatic.
Tourism Transport In Morocco - Our Cars

Toyota Prado VX (4x4)

  • Capacity: 6 Seater
  • Fuel type: Diesel fuel
  • Air-conditioned car;
  • Manual.
Tourism Transport In Morocco - Our Cars

Mercedes-Benz Vito

  • Capacity: 7/8 Seater;
  • Fuel type: Diesel fuel;
  • Air-conditioned car;
  • Manual / Automatic.

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