Early morning pickup from your Hotel in Fez, meet your driver/guide with air-conditioned minivan head out through the fertile Saiss plains to the cedar forests of the Middle Atlas mountain range. Lunch break in Midelt, then continue to Ziz River where lush palm groves lie among the traditional Moroccan fortresses fortified kasbahs. Head through the oasis towns of Erfoud and Merzouga, then take your camel in Erg Chebbi and follow your camel guide into the Sahara Desert. Admire the incredible views as the sun sets over the high dunes. Then, arrive at a desert camp, where you spend the night, and have a traditional Moroccan dinner while local nomads play traditional folk songs. Overnight: Erg Chebbi desert camp
Perhaps make the most of your time in the desert with an early-morning walk over the dunes to enjoy the sunrise. We will leave for the village of Khamlia, which is originally from Mali, where we will have a cup of tea while offering us a small Gnawa music concert. Continue along the track of the Dakar Rally until arriving to the nomads where we will have a cup of tea while we make a visit to where they live, Return to the hotel with a stop for a panoramic view of the dunes, we will have lunch and we will have the afternoon free. Before sunset, we go to the highest dune to contemplate a romantic sunset. Accommodation at the hotel in Merzouga.
Travel through the cedar forests of the Middle Atlas and onward through the fertile Saiss plains, where native flora and fauna thrive. In the early evening, arrive at your riad or hotel in Fez where your 4 days desert trip from Marrakech to Fez will come to an end.
Enjoy the typical breakfast in the HOTEL, then hop back into your vehicle for the onward journey to the holy town of Rissani, the birthplace of 17th-century ruler Moulay Ali Cherif the founder of Morocco’s ruling Alaouite Dynasty.
Continue to Midelt for having lunch then head along the Ziz River where fortified kasbahs (traditional Moroccan fortresses) lie among dense palm groves.
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