Desert Merzouga From Fez City
DAY 1: FEZ
Airport pickup and transfer to Fez hotel. Depending on the arrival time of your flight made a guided visit to Fez, the oldest imperial city of Morocco, founded in the eighth century by Moulay Idriss II. Visit the Medina of Fez el-Bali, one of the largest preserved medieval sites in the world, declared World Heritage more than 30 years ago. After the Medina, we see the Medersa Attarine, one of the most beautiful Koranic schools in Fez. The following points in the itinerary are the Ennajarine Source and the Mausoleum of Moulay Idriss, founder of Fez. Then we’ll go to the Karawiyin Mosque, Karawiyin belonging to the University, the oldest in history, founded in 880 and, finally, may know the Medina of Fez Jdid, the new part of the city. Accommodation in Fez.
DAY 2: FEZ – IFRANE – cedar forest – Erg Chebbi Dunes (400 km).
At 9:00 h after breakfast departure in 4 × 4 to Merzouga. During the trip, cruzaránIfran, Little Switzerland of Morocco, as well known for their similarity. You pass through the cedar forest with ancient trees, famous for its monkeys of Gibraltar. Continuation through the valley of Ziz, a palm that takes them to their destination, Erg Chebbi dunes. This will change the 4 × 4 per animal traction 8 × 8, are the camels to enter the dunes and enjoy an evening you will never forget. On arrival at the camp tents awaits an excellent and refreshing tea, dinner and exquisite Berber livened up with the music of the tam-tam (drum). They will enjoy a unique night, thanks to the large number of stars that populate the desert nights. You sleep in Berber tent.
DAY 3: Erg Chebbi dunes – RISSANI – MERZOUGA (80 km).
They are already in the desert enjoying the magic of the dunes …! Worth up early to watch the sunrise from the top of the dunes and camels to return to the lodge for breakfast and showering. After breakfast in 4 × 4 will know these lands, visit a family of musicians Gnawas or Bambara, descendants of slaves from Black Africa, and delight us with their traditional music. You know Rissani where you can admire its unique market, only in these latitudes and place where the nomadic desert tribes are directed to stock. Very curious your parking donkeys. The whole journey is 130 km per track, bordering the dunes will see the two oasis of Merzouga, MIFISS mines, desert plateaus and half the afternoon return to the lodge to rest. Dinner and overnight in Kasbah at the foot of the dunes.
DAY 4: RELAXATION IN IN MERZOUGA
Free day to relax and recover from New Year’s Eve. After lunch optional route Quads (not included in price). They can go to the nearest town for shopping in the medina, depending on the accumulated fatigue of the year-end party. Accommodation in the same kasbah that night.
DAY 5: Merzouga – FEZ (430 km).
After breakfast, farewell to the desert and departure to the north through the Valley of Ziz enjoy the coolness of the blue source Meski where you can relax. Continue through the towns of Ifrane and Azrou. During the trip we will cross the cedar forest with ancient trees where you can enjoy watching or Barbary macaques monkeys of Gibraltar. On arrival at Fez, route to the place or airport transfer. END OF OUR SERVICES.
- • Private Tour there will be no more people in the group.
- • Pick up at the hotel, riad, airport or place.
- • Transportation in 4×4 Toyota Landcruiser (groups up to 6 people). For larger groups, transport by minibus or more 4×4.
- • Fuel, tolls and all costs associated with transportation.
- • Driver-guide speaks English or any other language, our driver-guide are local people, simple, friendly, accompany and guide them during their tour.
Price do not include
- • Meals at noon or drink in any of the occasions.
- • Tickets, tickets to monuments and tips.
- • Any other activity not specified in the itinerary.
Price per 2 persons 1250 $