About US :

Excursion 4x4 Marrakech is travel company and tourist transportation in Morocco formed by a team of professional guides and drivers with great experience in the tourism organization. We make excursions in Morocco and tours to the Sahara desert. Tailor-made routes to meet your needs and according to your interests. To discover authentic Morocco, we offer adventure tours in 4 × 4, through the Atlas Mountains, passing incredible tracks and visiting the thousand kasbahs. To enjoy the desert experience we have camel tours and nights in "Berber tent" in the middle of the dunes.

Contact Details :

Bureau 767 bd Zerktouni, M'hamid
40000 Marrakech Morocco.
+212 661 385 101 / +212 605 782 911

4 Days Desert Tour From Marrakech To Fes Via Merzouga & Camel Trek

4 Days Desert Tour From Marrakech To Fes Via Merzouga & Camel Trek

Overview :

A tour of 4 days in the Moroccan desert. These 4 days will allow you to discover the secrets of the Sahara Desert, enjoy the charm of Moroccan Sahara, discover the Kasbahs and an experience of camel ride including a life time night in desert camp. discover the south east and its heritage, its secrets then head south to the valleys of Dades and Drâa with a step in the desert of Merzouga, where you will enjoy a desert adventure, ride camel and sleep in berber desert camp; enjoy a beautiful sunset and sunrise over the golden sand dunes of erg chebbi and you finish you tour in fes.

What You Can Expect :

  • Admire the beautiful landscapes of the High Atlas by crossing the Tizi Ntichka
  • Visit the UNESCO World Heritage Site Kasbah Ait Ben Haddou and Kasbah Taourirte
  • Explore the Rose Valley and the 1001 Kasbah Road
  • Camel ride in Merzouga desert
  • Admire the landscape of the high walls of Todgha canyons
  • Take adventure on dromedary caravan between the hidden sand dunes of Erg Chebbi
  • Spend the night under the stars in a Saharan desert camp
  • Experience a striking contrast of landscapes throughout your journey
  • Discover the hidden Berber culture and meet the local people
  • Visit Midelt and Ifrane
  • Tour finishes in Fez

Included :

  • Pick up from your Marrakech riad /hotel.
  • Transport in A/C comfortable vehicle
  • English speaking driver / guide
  • Dinners and breakfasts
  • Camel ride in Sahara desert
  • Sleeping in desert camp
  • Drop off at your hotel in Fes

Not Included :

  • Lunches and drinks
  • Entry fees for museums, monuments
  • Tips & Gratuities (optional)
  • Personal expenses
  • Anything not mentioned in the program
  • Departure
    Your Marrakech riad/ hotel or airport
  • Departure Time
    Departure on request, but standard departure time at 7 am.
  • Dress Code
    Casual, comfortable athletic clothing,, hat and sun glaces.
Day 1 : Marrakech – Ait Ben Haddou – Ouarzazate – The valley of Roses – Dades Gorges
We pick you up from your Riad/Hotel at 08:00am, and leave Marrakech to begin our tour in the Dades Valley. We pass through Tizi-n-Tishka in the high Atlas Mountains where we pause toappreciate the mountain views. We visit the Ait Ben Haddou village which is recognized by UNESCO as a world patrimony. It is famous as a backdrop for many films, including 'Lawrence of Arabia', 'Gladiator' and 'Alexander'. We take lunch here before continuing on our way enjoying the natural beauty of the landscapes and historical monuments such as Taourirt Kasbah in Ouarzazate and Roses Valley, which is renowned for the Festival of Roses. We also pass through the little Berber villages of Skoura and 'El Kelaa des M'Gouna' and 'Boumalene Dades'. The latter is our final stop for the day. We shall stay overnight in a hotel which includes dinner and breakfast.
Day 2 : Dades Gorges – Todra Gorges – Erfoud – Merzouga (Camel ride & Night in the Desert)
From Boumalene Dades we head to Merzouga in one of the largest wind blown dunes in Morrocco, Erg Chebbi. Through the Berber village Tinghir we visit Todra Gorge where the cliffs are as high as 600m and only 10m apart. We leave Todra passing through many Berber villages to pass through Tinjdad where we can stop for lunch or if you preferrable continue to Rissani where you could have the local speciality, Berber Pizza for lunch if we get there by Midday. After lunch we make our way to Merzouga to meet the camels joining us on our trek. The camels take us to a Berber camp in the middle of an oasis amidst the sand dunes of Erg Chebbi. 20 km long and 5 km wide it is also reputed as the highest sand dunes in North Africa. It is a unique and diverse environment. The camel trek takes about 1hr 30 min from the hotel to the camp where we continue the spirit of the nomadic Berber lifestyle. There we setup 3 Berber tents with additional restaurant and kitchen with the dunes naturally providing basic facilities. The tents are well equipped and we provide mattresses, blankets, and cushions. After dinner we gather round the fire and enjoy the desert night perhaps with traditional Berber drums.
Day 3 : Dades Gorges – Todra Gorges – Erfoud – Merzouga (Camel ride & Night in the Desert)
We will rise early to see the spectacle of the sunrise over the dunes of the Sahara before making our way back to the hotel for breakfast and a shower. We will will make a circuit of the desert dunes where you will have the opportunity to see the amazing changing contrasts of the desert.  We will visit the  ‘black village’ of Khamlia to see the Gnawa musicians before having a traditional Berber pizza for lunch in the ancient capital of Rissani.  After lunch you can visit the traditional markets and/or drink coffee at one of the many cafes while watching the day to day life of the city. Dinner and overnight in the hotel.
Day 4 : Merzouga – Erfoud – Midelt – Azrou – Ifrane – Fes
After the breakfast, we leave Merzouga on route to Fez, passing through many places: Arfoud, Errachidia, Ziz Valley, Meditlt, Cedar Forests of Azrou, Ifrane and Fez. On a good day you might be able to catch a glimpse of the monkeys that live in the forests. We will stop for lunch along the way in one of the many restaurants. Our guide will make sure you reach your chosen Riad or Hotel. Here we will leave at your Riad or Hotel at the end of the 4 days tour. We hope that you have enjoyed your taste of Morocco and all it has to offer and wish you well on your onward journey.


Value For Money

  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult
  • May be operated by a multi-lingual guide
  • If you cancel at least 7 day(s) in advance of the scheduled departure, there is no cancellation fee.
  • If you cancel between 3 and 6 day(s) in advance of the scheduled departure, there is a 50 percent cancellation fee.
  • If you cancel within 2 day(s) of the scheduled departure, there is a 100 percent cancellation fee.
  • Departure point : Your Marrakech riad/ hotel or airport
  • Departure time : Departure on request, but standard departure time
at 7 am.
  • Duration : 4 Days
  • Return details : In your hotel or in the airport.