In the first day of fes desert tour 3 days , Early in the morning after breakfast, our journey to uncover the hidden mystics of the Sahara desert begins. Our road trip starts from Fez. We will head south to Merzouga via Ifran and Midlet. This will give us glimpses of the Middle Atlas and Higher Atlas mountains. In Azrou, we will have a close look at Barbarian apes. The natural scenery of the Atlas compounds of lakes, high cedar forests and the white peeks of the Atlas Mountains. Through the Tizi n’ Talghamt Pass we will reach to Midelt for lunch. Then we will continue along the Ziz Valley to appreciate the panoramic views along the way. This valley encloses the biggest oasis in North Africa. The welcoming Berber (Amazigh) villages of Erfoud and Rissani will be our last stops before arriving to Merzouga. Upon our arrival to the edge of the Erg Chebbi dune line, we will meet our desert guide. Atop his camel friends, he will carry us across the sand dunes to experience a captivating view of the sunset. Overnight will be under the Poles Stars and The Milky Way in a deep desert camp attending a party around a fire camp.
Our camel man will wake us up early in the morning to not miss the beautiful sunrise in the sand dunes. Once we arrive to our hotel we will be served a traditional nomadic breakfast. Then, we will start our explorative journey of the area, visiting the ‘Village of the Blacks’ to experience their music. These people live in a subculture lifestyle in all over Morocco especially the south. Yasmina Lake is not far away with its migrated bird populations, including flamingos. We will visit it and appreciate the view around it. After that, we will visit the nomad wire house. In the afternoon. Then, we will spend another night under the stars or in a traditional Berber nomad tent. Dinner will be served under the amazing clear sky of the desert where we will spend the night. (The camp in equipped with flush-toilets).
Early morning we will experience the fascinating view of the desert sunrise. Then we will camel trek back to take breakfast in our Riad in Merzouga. After we will take the same route back to Fes. Before arriving in Fez, will travel via the village of Ifrane, a beautiful mountain village. This mountain city is referred to as “the Switzerland of Morocco”. Here we will also stop at the cedar forest on the middle Atlas Mountains. During this journey, we will experience glimpses of the Middle Atlas and Higher Atlas mountains. Our last stop will be in Fez to wonder in its labyrinthine streets.