Tour From Marrakech to Fes
Timeless medinas, oasis towns, stars in the Sahara and Atlas Mountains
Personalised journeys from start to finish
Save an acre of rainforest each time you travel
Every detail taken care of
- Luxury accommodation throughout
- Private nomadic camp in the Sahara
- Privately guided tours
- Private transfers and airport meet and greet
- Full support from your Travel Concierge before, during and after your trip
At a glance
Taking in historic cities, the sands of the Sahara and snow-capped High Atlas Mountains, all while staying in a fabulous mix of luxurious accommodation with a diverse mix of privately guided tours throughout, this ten-day trip is an authentic and indulgent way experience of Morocco’s highlights.
Begin with a dive into Morocco’s past in the spiritual and cultural capital of Fes. Explore its ancient medina, an incredible network of tiny streets and alleyways that has seemingly spurned the last few centuries, and contemplate delicate Roman mosaics while wandering in the Volubilis ruins.
In Marrakesh, get a taste of the most innovative Moroccan cuisine and explore its artistic but traditional atmosphere. You’ll meet skilled artisans, see dazzling night markets and visit storied cultural sites such as the blue oasis of Jardin Majorelle and Bahia Palace.
Turning south, cross the Atlas Mountains via a winding pass to reach the oasis town of Skoura, following in the footsteps of countless camel trains out into the dunes of the Sahara Desert for an unforgettable night under the starts in your very own nomad-style camp.
End with two nights at a luxurious kasbah surrounded in lush valley flanked by the peaks of the Atlas Mountains with time at leisure to hike, explore Berber villages or simply relax and take in the views.
Example Trip Itinerary
MARRAKECH – OUERZAZATE
VIP arrival at the Marrakech Airport with fast-track service and lounge access
Once arrived, you will find our driver and guide who will escort to the car, our direction will be the High Atlas through the de Tizi’n tichka Pass (2260 m.) Along a mountainious road full of small villages and waterfalls. Tiz’n Tichka means in the local language “neck pastures” and the path is particularly impressive, with a landscape that constantly and a succession of colors that makes it even more dramatic changes. A stop for mint tea gives you the opportunity to savor the beauty of the environment, before arriving at the Kasbah of Ait Ben Haddou, where we stop for lunch. This village built entirely of adobe, namely straw and mud, was included in the World Heritage List of UNESCO. It is also very popular with Hollywood has chosen for filming international movies such as Gladiator, Babel, Lawrence of Arabia, and many more. Then we go back to Ouarzazate before continuing our journey to the valley of a thousand Kasbah, Dinner and overnight in Ouerzazate..
Accommodation in Ouarzazate
- 10 rooms and suites
- Restaurant Italien, Oiasis & Arabic House
Ouarzazate représente une étape incontournable pour accéder au désert ; ce qui fait d’elle la destination de prédilection de tous aventuriers et amateurs de nature. C’est aussi une destination qui répond parfaitement aux vacances en famille ; une ville paisible, où il fait bon de se promener, une région qui promet tranquillité et évasion. La ville de Ouarzazate, a aussi su s’imposer au fil des ans dans le milieu cinématographique, en attirant les plus grandes productions, grâce à ses décors naturels uniques, mais aussi pour les studios se situant à l’entré de la ville, faisant de Ouarzazate le Hollywood marocain
Ouarzazate – Merzouga
Accommodation in Merzouga
- 4X4 TOUR
- Cooking Class
- Camel Tour
Total Luxury – we have hand-picked a unique selection of the finest chalets, hotels and villas from around the world. A Seamless Service – our round-the-clock personalised concierge will take care of every detail from VIP transfers to those “impossible to get” restaurant reservations, every detail is taken care of. An Unforgettable Holiday Experience – our expert team of ski and lifestyle professionals will ensure that you have the holiday of a lifetime and travel with confidence, our 99% rate of return clients speaks for itself. Our Clients – Nothing is too much trouble, we thrive on making people happy. Discretion, privacy and trust is key to our success.
After breakfast, there would be a walk in the Dades Gorge, we will then take the car to travel the road of a thousand Kasbah, through the village of Tineghier with its Jewish quarter, to reach the Todra in time for with a stop for lunch. A walking tour in the grooves will discover the beauty of the surroundings before continuing his journey through the desert of Merzouga. We arrive in time to leave the car and go by camel, to reach the foot of the dunesof Erg Chebbi, to spend the night in an exclusive tented camp in the well-equipped campwhere you could take a typical dinner at the rate of Berber drums and chants.With a little luck, if the weather permits, you will be able to see the Milky Way inthe sky.
Merzouga Desert Camp
Today, wake up at your own pace but if you don’t want to miss the sunrise, shake it off and put your mind to test, its worth it! Today, enjoy the day at your own pace, have lunch with a nomad family, go quad biking, go hunting for fossils, go drift with a private 4×4 in the dunes, you name it, we provide it, today, the desert is yours. Dinner under the stars and night in your special tent.
Merzouga – Fes
Accommodation in Fes
- Four tents
- Lounge and dining area
In the sand sea of Chigaga, a tongue of the Sahara Desert around three hours through the dune from the frontier town of Zagora, four beautiful caravan tents combine rustic Moroccan and French colonial styles (think antique traveling trunks, Berber rugs and comfortable beds) for an airy, simple sense of luxury that perfectly suits a night among the dunes.
Each tent has an en suite shower with water heated on request. Outside find a lounge where you can relax with fresh tea and be attended to by your personal butler, and a al fresco dining area which is the perfect setting for four-course French-Moroccan dinners under the stars after time exploring the dunes by camel or on foot.
- Private tent
- En suite bathroom
- Gourmet dinner and breakfast
A romantic private camp deep into Morocco’s portion of the Sahara on the ancient salt lake of Iriki some five hours south of Dar Ahlam in Skoura, Dune’s Camp is the spot for an unforgettable night in the desert.
Surrounded on all sides by rippling sands that stretch to the horizon, you’ll find your tent set up for you, spacious and airy with a comfortable bed, sitting area and bathroom with reed mats, Berber cushions and vintage furniture.
Enjoy your time here exploring your own corner of this magical landscape before watching the sunset from atop a dune, aperitif in hand. Walk barefoot back to camp along a path of lanterns to a dinner by the campfire under an astonishing night sky, awaking with the first light to a delectable breakfast.
The Dune’s Camp is open during the cooler months from late September to early May (during the summer months, the camp moves to the Valley of Roses) and exclusively used for overnight stays for those staying at Dar Ahlam.
- Seven suites
- Hammam and spa
- Roof terrace
Once a sumptuous harem as part of a palatial 17th century complex of riads, the Karawan Riad was restored over a decade to recapture
its former atmosphere with the help of local artisans and their traditional skills.
Among the most lavish offerings in the medina, all seven romantic suites are unique with unique furniture,
antique textiles and original art works along with vast beds, exquisite bed linens and a number of discrete
modern touches like underfloor heating and air conditioning.
The riad is centre around the courtyard, off which you can find the restaurant, library and Ottoman-style hamman spa.
Tea here is a delightful affair thanks to a very talented pastry chef, and you can enjoy meals and drinks either down in the dining room,
salon or up on the roof terrace.
- 30 rooms and suites
- Rooftop bar
- Swimming pool
- Hamman spa
At the edge of the medina, the Riad Fes is a Relais & Châteaux property with a traditional feel, blending Andalusian,
Moroccan and modern décor in a way that reflects the city’s heritage and its current.
Four communal patios are distinctly styled in traditional, Moorish, Baroque, and contemporary finishes with colonnaded arcades,
stylish pools, zellige tiles and fine stuccowork.
Around these, find 30 rooms and suites – the largest of which are positively palatial –
refined Moroccan food in L’Ambre Restaurant, hammams, lounges, a wine bar and a library.
Up on the rooftop, enjoy fabulous panoramic views of the medina and mountains beyond with
a drink from the bar in hand, a most spectacular scene at sunset.
- 15 rooms and suites
- Rooftop bar
- Cookery school
The Palais Amani is a charming riad set just inside the medina, close to the Tannery Quarter, owned by a British-Moroccan couple.
Just 15 rooms are found around a beautiful central courtyard garden. Given the property’s historic nature, each is unique, some with beds
on mezzanines, salons and dressing rooms.
The Palais Amani’s restaurant, the Market Moroccan, serves a monthly changing three-course bistro menu of healthy dishes reflecting
the abundance of seasonal produce from the markets just outside, the secrets of which you can learn in fabulous the Amani Cookery Workshop.
A bar with 360-degree views sits atop the riad.
There is a hamman spa and massages can take place in rooms overlooking the garden or in a tented pergola which also can be found up on the roof terrace.
- 50 rooms
- Two restaurants
- Rooftop bar and swimming pool
- Givenchy spa and traditional hammam
On the site of a former colonial palace with views taking in the old medina, the Hotel Sahrai is a strikingly modern take on Moroccan architecture.
Great arches, mirroring the former façade, shade colonnaded pathways that lead into lush atriums and to 50 stylish rooms and suites, some of which have
their own private terrace area.
There are two restaurants – Relais de Paris, with a menu of French brasserie favorites, and Amaraz, which serves traditional Moroccan in a simple
yet sophisticating setting. Up on the rooftop, find a wonderful swimming pool and hip bar. The hotel is also home to a Givenchy spa and gym.
Seems like your holiday is over and we definitely will expect you again for a grand tour of our beautiful Morocco. Depending on your flight, we will escort you to the airport on time and wish you a safe flight back home.