Fez is the oldest city in Morocco. It is located in the centre of a fertile valley of the fez river and surrounded by rolling hills. today’s city was once two separate cities on either side of the river; the city to the east was founded by Idris I and the settlement on the west bank of the river were established by Idris II. it wasn’t until the 11th century, during the almoravid era, that the two cities were united.
our fez desert tour starting an exciting journey towards an exotic landscape. passing by the most captivating views of middle & high atlas mountains and the private desert tours on a 3-day tour that features an overnight in a berber/luxury camp.
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In the morning, your tour driver picks you up from your accommodation and you set off on your journey to golden sand dunes of merzouga. As you embark on your journey through the Middle Atlas Mountains, you will stop at a peaceful town called ifrane. In winter, this town is a popular destination known for its Alpine architecture and ski slopes. It is also home to the Barbary macaques that you will get to see as you drive through the cedar forest! Some locals will sell fruits and nuts that you can feed the furry apes
Continuing on the drive through Midelt via Lush forests lined by mountain springs gave way to rocky hills and canyons. On your way you will enjoy viewpoints along the way and your driver will stop anytime if you want to stretch or take pictures.
In the Afternoon you will arrive at the edge of the sahara desert ,then will have time to use the toilet before you ride your camel. Our local team will show you how you wrap a scarf around your head and shades to keep out the sand. The tour will take 1h:30m to reach the camp. On the way will take a break to enjoy the sunset. enjoy a performance of traditional Berber music while dinner was being prepared spend the night in the standard/ luxury tent
Bright and early morning departed from the camp to catch the sunrise from one of the highest sand dunes. you will watch as the sun slowly rises, casting shadows on the sand across the vast desert. This quiescence was incredibly calming. The desert tour will definitely be a highlight of your Moroccan trip. After a warm shower and delicious breakfast.
The road trip continues! Our next destination was the rissani, the home founder of the Moroccan ruling dynasty, we would introduce you to its colorful souks and ancient culture.
Our 2nd destination will be Todgha gorges. you will have a lot of fun splashing in the cool, refreshing waters of the stream that runs through the gorge after spending a whole day in the dry desert. Then we continue our sahara tours to dades valley, the little green paradise hidden in the bare Moroccan desert. will have our local dinner, and spend the night in a little hotel across the river.
In the morning and after breakfast will drive you to ouarzazate via magnificent 1000 kasbahs, in this beautiful home to some Hollywood film sets and studios which were used in the making of movies such as Gladiator, The Mummy and Indiana Jones which you can stop by and do a short tour inside.
We continue our trip to ait ben haddou kasbah is also a well known shooting location for game of thrones. GOT fans may recognize it as the slave trading city of yunkai, but whether you are a fan of GOT or not, this sleepy town is still worth exploring! explore the streets to take in the unique architecture and admire the local crafts, from handmade jewelry to beautiful printed clothes.
we continued on our journey towards Marrakesh, we drove through the beautiful high atlas Mountains stopping at the Tizi n’tichka Pass to take in the picturesque view