Embark on a thrilling Morocco itinerary 3 Days from Errachidia through the majestic Merzouga desert, where you’ll experience camel trekking in the stunning Erg Chebbi dunes. Spend a magical night in a Nomadic Berber Tent, gazing at the Saharan stars. This adventure will take you through a diverse array of landscapes, from scattered villages and fertile valleys to cedar forests and barren rocky terrain. Explore the charming town of Midelt before venturing into the Middle Atlas Mountains, where you’ll encounter monkeys in the cedar forest. Finally, be enchanted by Ifrane, a beautiful town reminiscent of a Swiss Alpine resort. Join us for an unforgettable 3-day & 2-night Sahara desert tour!
Welcome to Morocco! On arrival at Errachidia Airport, you will be met by your personal Driver/Guide and transferred to your accommodation in Merzouga, a scenic drive of approximately 2 hours.
◈ Overnight: Merzouga village
◈ Meals: Dinner
Start your day with a delightful breakfast at your Riad, then set off on a thrilling 4WD excursion to uncover hidden gems in Merzouga, located on the fringes of the Sahara Desert. Explore the uncharted territories with a visit to the Gnawa tribe in the charming village of Khamlia. Immerse yourself in the captivating rhythms of live Gnawa Music, a traditional art form that echoes throughout Morocco and traces its roots back to sub-Saharan regions. As you traverse, keep an eye out for fascinating wildlife encounters, including the enchanting Fennec fox.
Furthermore, embark on an awe-inspiring journey to witness the panoramic splendor of Erg Chebbi Dunes, visible from the Galb Nass Mountains. As you marvel at the breathtaking view, catch a glimpse of Morocco’s nomadic Berbers – travelling across the desert and often staying in make shift tents as they head to their next destination. Stopping en route to share a warm cup of tea with hospitable Berber families, in their handwoven tents, and savor the tranquil ambiance of the Sahara Desert.
Next, return to Khamlia village for a delectable lunch at a local restaurant, where you can tantalize your taste buds with Medfouna, also known as “Berber pizza”. Afterward, conclude the 4WD Sahara excursion at the Merzouga Oasis, where you’ll embark on a camel ride to the campsite. Absorb the enchanting vistas of the surrounding sand dunes as you journey. Don’t miss the mesmerizing sunset in the heart of the desert. Moreover, indulge in a delightful dinner, followed by live Berber music around a crackling fire, and relish an unforgettable night beneath the starlit sky. Immerse yourself in the incredible beauty of the desert, creating everlasting memories of this extraordinary exploration.
◈ Overnight: Merzouga Desert
◈ Meals: Dinner & Breakfast
The desert adventure from Errachidia to Fes continues after a truly stunning sunrise, freshen up and breakfast in your camp. Embark on an 8-hour journey aboard a 4×4 car, traversing a diverse tapestry of captivating landscapes. Witness scattered villages, fertile valleys, cedar and pine forests, as well as rugged, rocky terrains en route to the quaint town of Midelt. After a leisurely lunch, venture across the Middle Atlas Mountains, passing through the majestic Cedar Forest, where you may like to stop to see the Barbary macaques, which can often be seen roaming the forest in search of food. Later on, continue to Ifrane, known for its alpine-style architecture and nearby winter ski slopes and fancy forests. Perhaps get into Fes in the early evening, and your remarkable 3-day Errachidia to Fes desert tour concludes after dropping you off at your desired location in the city.
⟐ Meals: Breakfast
Additional accommodation can be pre-booked if you wish to explore Fez. Find out things you can do during your stay in Fes.
If the above proposed Itinerary: 3 days Morocco Desert Tour from Errachidia to Fes does not match what you’re looking for, then contact us, and we’ll tailor a customized tour in Morocco starting in Errachidia specifically designed to match your desired duration and interests. Whether you’re traveling with family, relatives, or friends, simply inform us of your timeframe and desired activities, and leave the rest to us. Our dedicated team at Morocco Tabiarte Tours is here to answer all your questions, provide detailed quotes for our Morocco Private tours, and offer valuable advice on the best time and places to visit. Whether you’re seeking guidance or ready to make a booking, we’re committed to assisting you every step of the way.
To get your booking confirmed for the 3 days Errachidia Desert Tour, a deposit is required and can be done easily and securely over PayPal. Regardless of the remaining balance is to be settled in cash, upon meeting your driver at the airport or accommodation. Besides, the currency EURO, USD, CAD and MAD are both acceptable.
Kindly note that we do not accept credit card payments due to excessive fees and security risks. While we prefer cash for the remaining balance, we can make exceptions in certain cases for PayPal payments. However, please note that a 5% fee will be added to cover additional transaction charges. If you opt for this method, it is advisable to arrange payment prior to your trip to Morocco.
In the event of cancellation more than a month before the tour’s start date, the deposit is non-refundable. However, rest assured that we will credit the deposit towards any future trip with Morocco Tabiarte Tours, allowing you to choose an alternative date that suits you.
93 Reviews ★★★★★ Authentic & Genuine Reviews from our Travellers
We booked a 3-day tour from Errachidia to Fes, it was wonderful. Moreover, everything worked perfectly, the hotel and the desert camp we stayed at were great and also served delicious food, as well as the camel ride was a dream come true!
Our driver Ali was super nice, open-minded and also funny. Besides, He taught us some Berber phrases, showed us the best spots to take pictures and actually took some beautiful photos of us. Additionally, we even showed him a few of our favorite music (via the Bluetooth in the car) and taught him some Spanish phrases!
Overall, I would highly recommend using Morocco Tabiarte Tours for your Holiday to Morocco.
Carolina Alves 〉 5 out of 5 ★★★★★ 〉 Couple Traveler 〉 May 28th, 2023
My friend and I had 3-day desert tour, it was tight but thanks to Morocco Tabiarte tours. They made good arrangements to let us have this enjoyable tour, especially our driver/guide, who tried so hard to let us see all the interesting spots to take pictures in. Furthermore, they were punctual and very helpful. I highly recommend their services and MTT to anyone wants to visit Morocco, thank you for this amazing tour. Read More Morocco tour’s reviews
Alessia 〉 5 out of 5 ★★★★★ 〉 Group Traveler 〉 April 16th, 2023
◈ Errachidia to Fes Desert Tour‘s FAQ
The best way to get to Errachidia is to take a direct flight from Casablanca, departing at 23:30, you can expect to arrive at your destination by 00:30.
The camel trek is about an hour, with a break in the heart of the desert in order to witness the sunset. If you prefer to walk, then you can walk alongside our camel caravan, but bear in mind that walking in the sand can be tiring.
Whether you choose to embrace the adventure of a camel ride or opt for the convenience of a 4×4 transfer, the choice is yours. Erg Chebbi’s enchanting desert camp awaits, promising an unforgettable getaway amidst the breathtaking dunes.
It takes around 9–10 hours drive to get to Merzouga desert from Marrakech, approximately 563 kilometers (350 miles). But it’s possible to break up this long journey with overnight stops, either in Ouarzazate or Dades Gorge along the way.
You don’t need a sleeping bag since there’re well-equipped Desert camps provides all the bedding you need including pillows, blankets and even a private bathroom in the tent if you need to take a shower (Luxury camp).
Booking a private tour offers a unique and personalized experience tailored to your interests. You enjoy privacy, comfort, and the freedom to customize the itinerary and pace. With exclusive access and an expert guide dedicated to your group, you gain a deeper understanding of the destinations. While private tours can be more expensive, the benefits outweigh the cost for those seeking an exceptional and unforgettable travel experience.
The majestic Merzouga Desert lies at a distance of around 463 kilometers (287 miles) from the vibrant city of Fes. Embarking on this enchanting journey from Fes to the mesmerizing Merzouga sand dunes unveils a tapestry of awe-inspiring sceneries and captivating stops, creating an unforgettable adventure for travelers. Prepare to be enthralled as you traverse this remarkable distance, immersing yourself in the beauty of the landscapes that unfold before your eyes.
It’s recommended to pack comfortable clothing suitable for warm weather during the day and cooler temperatures at night. Essentials include sunscreen, sunglasses, a hat, a scarf for protection from the desert wind, comfortable shoes for walking, and a small backpack for personal items. It’s also advisable to bring a camera to capture the stunning landscapes and memorable moments.
Wi-Fi availability in the desert camps can vary depending on the specific camp you choose. Some desert camps may offer Wi-Fi access to their guests, while others may not have this facility available.
To fully experience Fes, it is recommended to spend at least two to three days in the city. Begin with a guided tour of the Medina, exploring its hidden gems and iconic sites like the Karaouine Mosque, Al-Attarine Madrasa & Chouara Tannery. Take a day to navigate the Medina’s souks and immerse yourself in the bustling atmosphere. If time allows, consider a day trip to the blue city of Chefchaouen, located approximately 200 kilometers away. This picturesque town offers stunning views and a charming ambiance. While two days are sufficient for a basic visit, extending your stay allows for a more immersive and leisurely exploration of Fes.
The number of days you need in Marrakech is at least 2 days to fully explore and experience the city’s rich culture, history, and attractions. Discover 10 best things to do in Marrakech
No, Morocco Tabiarte Tours doesn’t book flights to Morocco, just your travel arrangements when you are here on the ground in the country. However, we’re happy to offer advice regarding our Moroccan airports and where is best to arrive and depart for your vacation.