4 days Desert tour Fes Marrakech

4 days Desert tour Fes Marrakech

an unforgettable desert tour from Fes to Marrakech immerse yourself in the captivating beauty of Morocco's vast landscapes. Traverse the mesmerizing dunes of the Sahara, ride camels through the golden sands, and witness breathtaking sunsets that paint the horizon.

2-Day Zagora Desert Tour from Marrakech


On this 2-day tour from Marrakech, set off on an incredible journey across the beautiful Zagora Desert. Take in the spectacular sunsets, golden sand dunes, and an experience that will live in your memory forever. Cross the magnificent High Atlas Mountains, stop at the Ait Ben Haddou Kasbah, then go through the lovely Draa Valley

The caravan of the desert

8 Days Desert tour

Experience the alluring charm of the Moroccan desert as you journey through the awe-inspiring Draa Valley and witness the historic Kasbah Millennia. Immerse yourself in the tranquility of Saredrar, a secluded destination nestled in the heart of the desert, where you will be accommodated in a converted Saharan camp.


Welcome to Atlas Trek Guide, your gateway to extraordinary adventures in Morocco. Join us on a captivating 4-day desert tour from Fes to Marrakech, where you’ll embark on a remarkable journey through stunning landscapes, ancient towns, and the majestic Sahara desert.

Explore Fabulous Destinations in a Short Time:

In this carefully curated tour, you’ll experience the best of Morocco in just 4 days. Departing from Fes, we’ll begin our adventure in the charming town of Ifrane, often referred to as the “Switzerland of Morocco.” Immerse yourself in its picturesque beauty and alpine-style architecture.

Next, we’ll venture into enchanting cedar forests, home to Barbary Macaques, and indulge in a delectable lunch in Midelt. Our scenic drive along the mesmerizing Ziz River will lead us to the heart of the Sahara desert in Merzouga. Prepare for an unforgettable experience as you ride camels, spend a night in a desert camp under a blanket of stars, and witness the breathtaking magic of Sahara sunsets and sunrises.

Discover Cultural Gems and Natural Marvels:

During this immersive journey, you’ll have the opportunity to explore the bustling Rissani market, known for its vibrant atmosphere and authentic Moroccan products. Delve into the fascinating world of fossils in Erfoud, a town renowned for its rich geological history.

We’ll also visit the awe-inspiring Todra and Dades gorges, where towering cliffs and meandering rivers create a dramatic landscape. Marvel at the iconic Ait Ben Haddou Kasbah, a UNESCO World Heritage site that has graced the silver screen in numerous films and TV shows.

Cross the High Atlas Mountains to Marrakech:

As our desert adventure nears its end, we’ll cross the magnificent High Atlas Mountains via the scenic Tizi-n-Tichka pass. Be captivated by breathtaking vistas and make stops along the way to capture memorable photographs and savor a delightful lunch.Our journey culminates in the vibrant city of Marrakech, where you’ll bid farewell to the wonders of Morocco, carrying cherished memories of an unforgettable desert tour.


Day 1: Fes to Merzouga:

The tour starts with an early pick-up from your accommodation in Fes. Our journey takes us through the scenic Middle Atlas Mountains, passing by charming Berber villages and the picturesque town of Ifrane, known as the “Switzerland of Morocco.” We’ll continue through the cedar forests, home to the Barbary Macaques, and make a stop in Midelt for lunch.

Driving along the stunning Ziz River, we’ll reach the Sahara desert of Merzouga. Prepare for an incredible camel ride through the golden dunes, witnessing a breathtaking sunset over the desert. Spend the night in a desert camp, where you’ll be captivated by Berber music and stargaze under the vast open sky.

Day 2: Explore Merzouga and Surroundings:

Wake up early to witness the enchanting sunrise over the desert before returning to Merzouga on camelback. After breakfast, we’ll dedicate the day to exploring the fascinating region of Merzouga. Visit an ancient eyeliner mine and learn about the traditional way of life as you meet local nomads in their handmade, woven tents.

Experience the vibrant rhythms of Gnaoua music in the village of Khamlia and enjoy a stroll through a palm grove. Explore the wild beauty of Merzouga Lake, also known as Flamingo’s Lake, which provides a breathtaking backdrop for nature lovers. Spend the night in a comfortable hotel and indulge in the flavors of Moroccan cuisine.

Day 3: Merzouga to Dades Valley:

After breakfast, we depart from Merzouga and visit the town of Rissani, known for its lively souk and ancient capital status. Explore the local market and immerse yourself in the bustling atmosphere. Continuing our journey, we’ll stop in Erfoud to visit a workshop specializing in fossilized marble. The drive will take us through the scenic Todra Gorges, where you can marvel at the dramatic red cliffs and engage in rock climbing activities.

Enjoy a delicious lunch at a local restaurant before heading to Dades Valley. Along the way, make sure to capture the unique rock formations known as the “monkey fingers.” Spend the night in a cozy hotel and unwind after an eventful day.

Day 4: Dades Valley to Marrakech:

On the final day of the tour, we’ll explore the captivating Rose Valley in Kalaa Magouna, famous for its annual Rose Festival. Discover the beauty of the palm groves in Skoura and visit the renowned film studios in Ouarzazate, known as the “Hollywood of Morocco.” Our next stop is the UNESCO World Heritage Site, Ait Ben Haddou, a fortified village that has served as a backdrop for various movies and TV shows. As we drive through the majestic High Atlas Mountains via the Tizi-n-Tichka pass, we’ll make stops for lunch and scenic photo opportunities.

Finally, we’ll arrive in the vibrant city of Marrakech, where we’ll drop you off at the airport or your accommodation, marking the end of our desert adventure.

Tour Information:

Price includes:

  • Private 4×4 vehicle or
  • minibus with A/C
  • Fuel
  • English/Spanish
  • speaking driver
  • Night in a Merzouga
  • A night in a Boumalne
  • Dades hotel
  • Night in the desert camp
  • Camel ride
  • Breakfasts – Dinners

Price excludes:

  • Lunches and drinks
  • Entrance fees to monuments
  • Tip

Important Note:

Please keep in mind that the provided itinerary is a suggestion. If it doesn’t match your preferences or you have any specific requirements, feel free to contact us for a customized and tailor-made tour experience. We offer flexible itineraries and personalized trips throughout Morocco.

Get in touch with us right now to reserve your 4-day desert tour from Fes to Marrakech and begin an amazing experience rich in culture, natural beauty, and adventure!

Frequently Asked Questions:

The desert tour from Fes to Marrakech is a 4-day tour.

During the tour, you will visit Ifrane, the Switzerland of Morocco, the stunning Ziz river, the Sahara desert of Merzouga, Rissani traditional market, Erfoud, Todra Gorges, Dades Gorges, and the famous Kasbah of Ait Ben Haddou.

The tour includes camel rides in the Sahara desert, spending a night in a desert camp, enjoying magical sunsets and sunrises, and exploring the desert in a 4×4 vehicle.