Things to do in
Errachidia

All activities

Our most recommended things to do in Errachidia

Marrakesh: 3-Day Tour to Fez with Merzouga Desert Camping

Marrakesh: 3-Day Tour to Fez with Merzouga Desert Camping

Dive deep into the Sahara Desert on a 3-day trip from Marrakesh to Fes with accommodation included. Immerse yourself in the local culture and scenery as you visit quaint villages, spend a night in the desert, and embark on a camel trek through the dunes. Day 1: Marrakech - Tizi n'Tichka - Ait Ben haddou - Ouarzazate - Rose Valley Tinghir Begin early in the morning with a pickup from your Marrakech hotel or at the nearest meeting point. Drive east past quaint villages to reach the High Atlas Mountains. As you drive through the mountains, occasionally stop for scenic photos, stretch your legs, and have a quick cup of coffee. After driving through the famous Tizi Ntichka pass, stop at the Berber fortified village, Ait Benhaddou Kasbah. See the filming locations of the Gladiator, Lawrence of Arabia, and the Kingdom of Heaven as you spend about 1 hours exploring this famous UNESCO sight with a local guide (guide fees not included). Purchase a delicious lunch before continuing to Rose Valley (Tinghir) , driving past Ouarzazate, Skoura Oasis, Klaa Mgouna, and Dades. Reach your hotel late in the afternoon. Relax with dinner in Rose valley Tinghir before retiring for the night. Day 2: Tenghir - Todra Gorges - Tinjdad - Erfoud - Merzouga Dunes After breakfast, depart for the Erg Chebbi Sahara Desert in Merzouga. Pass through the many Berber villages scattered along the way, including Todra Gorges, Tenghir, Tinjdad, Jorf, and Erfoud. Relax in Merzouga, then pack a small overnight bag to take on your camel trek across the Erg Chebbi sand dunes. Arrive at a traditional Berber camp, leave the camels and walk to the highest dunes to watch the sunset. Spend the night in Berber nomad tents under the stars, listening to drum music in the middle of the Sahara.  Day 3: Camel trek - Sunrise -Errachidia - Medilt- Atlas Mountains - Ifran- Fes Get up bright and early to see the stunning sunrise over the desert. Enjoy breakfast before hopping back on your camel. Once your reach Merzouga, begin your drive to Fes crossing the Ziz Valley through Errachidia. Around midday, stop in Midelt to buy lunch. Continue to Fes via Ifran Imouzzar with its Cedar Forests and Berber towns, which are both famous as winter ski resorts for Moroccans. Your driver might spot some Barbary apes on the way and seize the opportunity to take some pictures. Arrive at Fes late in the afternoon and end your tour with a drop-off at your accommodation or at the closest location that is accessible by car

From Marrakech: 3-Day Trip to Fes via Merzouga Desert

From Marrakech: 3-Day Trip to Fes via Merzouga Desert

Dive deep into the Sahara Desert on a 3-day trip from Marrakech to Fes with accommodation included. Immerse yourself in the local culture and scenery as you visit quaint villages, spend a night in the desert, and embark on a camel trek through the dunes. Day 1: Marrakech - Tizi n'Tichka - Ait Ben haddou - Ouarzazate - Rose Valley - Tinghir Begin early in the morning with pickup from your Marrakech hotel. Drive east past quaint villages to reach the High Atlas Mountains. As you drive through the mountains, occasionally stop for scenic photos, stretch your legs, and have a quick cup of coffee. After driving through the famous Tizi n'Tichka pass, stop at the Berber fortified village, Ait Benhaddou Kasbah. See the filming locations of the Gladiator, Lawrence of Arabia, and the Kingdom of Heaven as you explore this famous UNESCO site. Purchase a delicious lunch before continuing to Tinghir, driving past Ouarzazate, Skoura Oasis, Klaa Mgouna, and Dades. Reach your hotel late in the afternoon. Relax and have dinner in Tinghir before retiring for the night. Day 2: Tenghir - Todra Gorges - Tinjdad - Erfoud - Merzouga Dunes After breakfast, depart for the Erg Chebbi Sahara Desert in Merzouga. Pass through the many Berber villages scattered along the way, including Todra Gorges, Tenghir, Tinjdad, Jorf, and Erfoud. Relax in Merzouga, then pack a small overnight bag to take on your camel trek across the Erg Chebbi sand dunes. Arrive at a traditional Berber camp, leave the camels, and walk to the highest dunes to watch the sunset. Spend the night in Berber nomad tents under the stars, listening to music in the middle of the Sahara. Day 3: Camel trek - Sunrise - Errachidia - Medilt - Atlas Mountains - Ifran - Fes Get up bright and early to see the stunning sunrise over the desert. Enjoy breakfast before hopping back on your camel. Once you reach Merzouga, begin your drive to Fes crossing the Ziz Valley through Errachidia. Around midday, stop in Midelt to buy lunch. Continue to Fes via Ifran Imouzzar with its Cedar Forests and Berber towns, which are both famous as winter ski resorts for Moroccans. Your driver might spot some Barbary apes on the way and you can seize the opportunity to take some pictures. Arrive at Fes late in the afternoon and end your tour with a drop-off at your accommodation.

Marrakech: 3-Day Trip to Fez via the Merzouga Sahara Desert

Marrakech: 3-Day Trip to Fez via the Merzouga Sahara Desert

Embark on an unforgettable journey from Marrakech to Fes with our tour. Experience the unique beauty of Morocco as you traverse the High Atlas Mountains, visit historic sites like Ait Benhaddou, explore stunning gorges, and immerse yourself in the breathtaking Sahara Desert. Throughout the tour, you'll be accompanied by an experienced local guide who will provide insights into the region's history, culture, and traditions. Itinerary: Day 1: Marrakech - High Atlas Mountains - Ait Benhaddou - Kelaat Mgouna - Tinghir Depart from Marrakech and venture through the High Atlas Mountains, capturing mesmerizing views at the Tizi n'Tichka pass. Visit the UNESCO World Heritage site of Ait Benhaddou, famous for its appearance in renowned films. Journey through the Valley of the Roses and reach Dades Gorges, where you'll spend the night in a local hotel. Day 2: > Tinghir - Todra Gorge - Sahara Desert Camp Explore the magnificent Todra Gorge and continue your adventure into the vast Sahara Desert. Enjoy a camel ride and experience the thrill of crossing the desert dunes. As night falls, arrive at a traditional desert camp, where you'll indulge in a delicious dinner under the starry sky. Day 3: Sahara Desert - Erfoud - Fes Visit the city of Erfoud, known for its fossils and the annual Date Festival. Journey through cedar forests and the Middle Atlas Mountains before reaching the captivating city of Fes in the late afternoon. Your tour concludes as you are dropped off at your Fes riad or hotel. Join us on this shared Marrakech to Fes tour and create lasting memories of Morocco's diverse landscapes and rich cultural heritage.

From Fes: 3-Day Luxury Desert Tour to Marrakech via Merzouga

From Fes: 3-Day Luxury Desert Tour to Marrakech via Merzouga

Take a 3-day trip to Marrakech from Fes and immerse yourself in the desert on the way. Visit Ifrane, the Todra Gorges, the UNESCO-listed Kasbah Ait Ben Haddou, and much more. Stay 1 night in a camp and 1 night in a hotel, and enjoy included breakfasts, dinners, and hotel pickup and drop-off. Begin Day 1 with pickup at your hotel or the airport in Fes and travel in air-conditioned comfort to Ifrane, famed for its alpine-style houses and cool climate. Explore the cedar forest and interact with playful Barbary macaques. Continue to Midelt for lunch (at your own expense), then traverse the stunning Ziz River in the picturesque Ziz Valley. Arrive at the Merzouga Sahara Desert and embark on an enchanting camel ride to witness the sunset from atop the dunes. Spend the night at a desert camp. Choose between a standard desert camp with a private tent and shared bathroom or a luxury desert camp with a luxury private tent and private bathroom. Savor dinner, listen to Berber music, and gaze up at the stars. On Day 2, wake up early in the morning to admire the captivating sunrise in the heart of the desert. Enjoy breakfast before riding camels back to Merzouga, where your driver-guide awaits. Drive to the fossil-rich town of Erfoud Then, venture to the Todra Gorges, a majestic canyon ideal for rock climbing and appreciation of stunning landscapes, before getting free time for lunch (at your own expense) at a local restaurant. After lunch, continue to the Dades Valley, pass through Boumalne Dades, and marvel at the famous "monkey fingers" rock formation. Have dinner later and stay overnight at a standard or luxury hotel in Ouarzazate or Dades Gorge, depending on which option you select. Start Day 3 with breakfast, then explore Ouarzazate, also known as the “gate of the desert,” and visit the renowned movie studios. Venture to Kasbah Ait Ben Haddou, a historic fortified village famed for film and TV appearances that’s also a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Then, begin the drive toward Marrakech, passing through the scenic Tizi-N-Tichka pass and the majestic High Atlas Mountains. Stops will be made for lunch and photo opportunities at fascinating spots. Arrive in Marrakech and conclude your desert tour at your accommodation or the airport.

From Merzouga:Desert Overnight in Heated Tent and Camel Ride

From Merzouga:Desert Overnight in Heated Tent and Camel Ride

Day 1: Erg Chebbi Dunes- to the camp We will meet at our meeting poitn where you will park your car in the afternoon. Then you will be picked up by 4x4 to do the camel ride. Ride your camel over the dunes and enjoy the stunning desert scenery. Take a sandboarding and slide the soft golden dunes. You will be welcomed with traditional tea and simle of the berbers nomads. You will be introduced to your private tent with private bathroom and shower. in the big tent you will enjoy best dinner in Morocco. After dinner, there will be a party around campfire with berber drums. At night you can have a night walk under the starry sky before you fall asleep. Day 2: Back from Erg Chebbi Wake up early to watch the stunning sunrise and enjoy the quietness of the desert. After a fresh breakfast in the panorama watching the magnificent golden dunes, you pack up your bags to be back the meeting point where there is your car park. You have the option of 4X4 or camel. FOR DIRECT RESERVATIONS: Send us before you book an email or through our number: (+21265O 27 24 three 6) to give you a price without the high commission as well as more details:

Marrakech to Fes 3 days Sahara tour via merzouga desert

Marrakech to Fes 3 days Sahara tour via merzouga desert

Day 1: Marrakech – High Atlas – Ait Benhaddou Kasbah – Ouarzazate – Valley of Roses – Tinghir Departure of our 3 days from Marrakech to Fes desert tour, in the morning around 7h30 am, and drive through the Atlas Passes. On the road we will make stops to enjoy the stunning views of the Atlas Mountains and Tizi N’tichka pass (2260m). Continuing our trip along little Berber villages and valleys to reach Ait-Benhaddou Kasbah. This fortified walled city was built right on the caravan path between Marrakech and the Sahara and was once a thriving trading post during the 17th century. Inside the high mud walls are 6 Kasbahs and a small number of homes. Ait Benhaddou has appeared in several movies, including Gladiator & Lawrence of Arabia. After lunch and visit of the Kasbah we will drive to Dades though Ouarzazate, famed as the Hollywood of Africa, where we will stop in Kasbah Taourirte. Later drive via palm groves of Skoura and valley of Roses. In the evening reach Tinghir where we will spend the first night, dinner and overnight in a Hotel / or Riad. Day 2: Tinghir – Todra Gorges – Erfoud – Erg-Chebbi Sand Dunes of Merzouga After a traditional Moroccan breakfast we will start Sahara desert tour . After that we will drive to Tinghir city where we can stop in the stunning Todra valley, lined with Berber villages and palm groves. Then, continuing to Todra Gorge a chilly and natural place with it orange towering cliffs, the canyons of Todra Gorge are almost 1,000 feet deep. Also it’s a preferred place for the climbers, where we will take time to discover this incredible place. In the afternoon we continue our road to Sahara desert along many Berber villages such as: Tinjdad, Melaab and Erfoud. You will have time for Lunch on our way. Once we arrive to the magical land of Erg-Chebbi sand dunes, you will take a camel trekking about 1:30mim, across the beautiful unique orange colored sand dunes to desert camp. The great experience where you can feed your soul, enjoy the wonderful sunset from the middle of dunes. Dinner & overnight will be in camp, music played and you can frolic on the sand dunes under zillions of stars. Day 3: Merzouga – Ziz valley– Middle Atlas Mountains – Midelt City – Forest of Cedar – Ifrane – Fez On the last day of our 3 days from Marrakech to Fes desert tour, we’ll wake you up early to enjoy fabulous sunrise in Sahara desert. After breakfast we will ride camel back to Merzouga town and get ready for the next destination. Our destination will be started by Errachidia via Erfoud , and palms grove of Ziz Valley where we’ll make a stop for the panoramic view. Continue to Midelt passing by Tizi N’talghoumte pass (1907m) to have lunch time there. Finally, we continue our way to Fes via Cedar Forest near to Azrou through Middle Atlas Mountains and stop there to see the barbarian apes, also we’ll stop for a while in Ifrane city referred to as “the Switzerland of Morocco”, arrive in the evening to Fes

Marrakech to Fez via Merzouga Desert 3-Days Sahara Tour

Marrakech to Fez via Merzouga Desert 3-Days Sahara Tour

Dive deep into the Sahara Desert on a 3-day trip from Marrakesh to Fes with accommodation included. Immerse yourself in the local culture and scenery as you visit quaint villages, spend a night in the desert, and embark on a camel trek through the dunes. Day 1: Marrakech - Tizi n'Tichka - Ait Ben haddou - Ouarzazate - Rose Valley - Tinghir Begin early in the morning with a pickup from your Marrakech hotel or the nearest meeting point. Drive east past quaint villages to reach the High Atlas Mountains. As you drive through the mountains, occasionally stop for scenic photos, stretch your legs, and have a quick cup of coffee. After driving through the famous Tizi Ntichka pass, stop at the Berber fortified village, Ait Benhaddou Kasbah. See the filming locations of the Gladiator, Lawrence of Arabia, and the Kingdom of Heaven as you spend about 2.5 hours exploring this famous UNESCO sight with a local guide (guide fees not included). Purchase a delicious lunch before continuing to Tinghir, driving past Ouarzazate, Skoura Oasis, Klaa Mgouna, and Dades. Reach your hotel late in the afternoon. Relax with dinner in Tinghir before retiring for the night. Day 2: Tenghir - Todra Gorges - Tinjdad - Erfoud - Merzouga Dunes After breakfast, depart for the Erg Chebbi Sahara Desert in Merzouga. Pass through the many Berber villages scattered along the way, including Todra Gorges, Tenghir, Tinjdad, Jorf, and Erfoud. Relax in Merzouga, then pack a small overnight bag to take on your camel trek across the Erg Chebbi sand dunes. Arrive at a traditional Berber camp, leave the camels and walk to the highest dunes to watch the sunset. Spend the night in Berber nomad tents under the stars, listening to drum music in the middle of the Sahara. Day 3: Camel trek - Sunrise -Errachidia - Medilt- Atlas Mountains - Ifran- Fes Get up bright and early to see the stunning sunrise over the desert. Enjoy breakfast before hopping back on your camel. Once your reach Merzouga, begin your drive to Fes crossing the Ziz Valley through Errachidia. Around midday, stop in Midelt to buy lunch. Continue to Fes via Ifran Imouzzar with its Cedar Forests and Berber towns, which are both famous as winter ski resorts for Moroccans. Your driver might spot some Barbary apes on the way and seize the opportunity to take some pictures. Arrive at Fes late in the afternoon and end your tour with a drop-off at your accommodation or the closest accessible location

From Marrakech: 3-Day Desert Trip to Fes with Luxury Camp

From Marrakech: 3-Day Desert Trip to Fes with Luxury Camp

Discover the edge of the Sahara Desert on a three-day budget tour from Marrakech, and explore the dramatic landscapes of the Dades Valley and Kasbah of Ouarzazate. Ride across the dunes of Erg Chebbi by camel and sleep at a desert camp under the stars. Begin your journey by crossing the High Atlas Mountains past one Berber village after another to the UNESCO world heritage site of Ait Ben Haddou. This village is famous for its kasbah and fortified village and has been used as a set for some famous Hollywood epics and magazine photo shoots. After some leisure time, enjoy lunch in a local restaurant and continue your drive through Ouarzazate, known as the Gate of the Sahara. Continue to Boumalne Dades, admiring the scenic drive along the Dades Valley, where you can enjoy dinner and rest for the night at Kasbah Amazigh or Hotel Chems. Following breakfast, depart your hotel and drive to Tinghir and its dramatic Todgha Gorges, pausing for some free time to explore the canyons. Enjoy lunch at a local cafe and continue to Merzouga to meet your camel caravan. Experience the Erg Chebbi dunes on camelback and watch the sunset set. Reach your desert camp before nightfall and enjoy an authentic Moroccan dinner under the stars. Local nomads will provide entertainment and show you how to play the traditional Tam Tam drums. Enjoy dinner and an overnight stop. Get up bright and early to see the stunning sunrise over the desert. Enjoy breakfast before hopping back on your camel. Once you reach Merzouga, begin your drive to Fes crossing the Ziz Valley through Errachidia. Around midday, stop in Midelt to buy lunch. Continue to Fes via Ifran Imouzzar with its Cedar Forests and Berber towns, which are both famous as winter ski resorts for Moroccans. Your driver might spot some Barbary apes on the way and you can seize the opportunity to take some pictures. Arrive at Fes late in the afternoon and end your tour with a drop-off at your accommodation.

Fez: 2 Day-1 Night Luxury Sahara Desert Trip to Fez/Marakech

Fez: 2 Day-1 Night Luxury Sahara Desert Trip to Fez/Marakech

Embark on a thrilling 1-night journey from Fez to Merzouga, passing through captivating stops like Ifrane, the enchanting Forest of Monkeys, Midelt, and Errachidia. Immerse yourself in the Sahara with a private camp-stay, including a delectable dinner and breakfast. Ride camels to witness a mesmerizing desert sunset. Depart from one of the designated pickup locations in Fez and explore Ifrane's charm, and visit the magical Forest of Monkeys. Continue on your journey to Midelt and Errachidia, soaking in the scenic beauty along the way. Arrive in Merzouga where you'll enjoy a camel ride to witness a breathtaking desert sunset. Relish a delicious dinner and spend a night under the starlit Sahara skies in a private camp. Wake up to a scrumptious breakfast before heading back to Fez. Your adventure concludes with a drop-off in Fez, leaving you perfectly situated to explore more of this vibrant city or continue your Moroccan journey.

Best 3-day trip from Fez to Marrakech via Merzouga desert

Best 3-day trip from Fez to Marrakech via Merzouga desert

For Group or Privat Tour: Embark on a Moroccan desert tour to journey from the imperial city of Fes to Marrakech. Unveil the mysteries of the Sahara desert on this guided 3-day excursion. Day 1 : Fez – Ifrane – Azrou – Midelt – Errachidia – Erfoud – Erg Chebbi Merzouga : Our 3-day Fes to Marrakech desert tour begins with a hotel/riad pick-up in Fes at 7:00 am. After your driver collects you, we'll head to Ifrane, an exceptional city often referred to as the "Switzerland of Morocco" for its cleanliness and beauty. Next, we'll continue our journey to Azrou's cedar forest, home to barbary apes monkeys and scenic cedar trees. We'll stop for lunch in Midelt, also known as the "city of apples" for its agriculture and marble workshop. Afterward, we'll head to Erfoud via Errachidia and the picturesque Ziz valley palm trees. Upon arrival in Merzouga around 4 pm, you'll have a break in a guesthouse before embarking on a 1-hour camel ride to the camp. Your camel guide will make a special stop in the middle of the dunes to watch the sunset before reaching the camp in the early evening. Enjoy a delicious cup of tea and a unique experience under the starry sky, complete with some Berber traditions after dinner. Day 2 : Merzouga – Rissani – Todra Gorge – Dades valley – Ouarzazate : We highly recommend waking up early to witness a breathtaking sunrise you've never seen before. After breakfast and a refreshing shower in your camp, we'll journey to Rissani, known as "the gate of the Sahara." This ancient town boasts a bustling market that offers a glimpse into real Africa. Rissani is the final stop before the Erg Chebbi dunes, where nomads purchase their necessities. If we're lucky, we'll get to explore the traditional medina during one of the city's three weekly markets (Sunday, Tuesday, and Thursday). After our visit, it's onward to Todra Gorge, a famous rock climbing destination. You'll marvel at the impressive landscape of the Todra Valley before we head to Dades Valley. You'll spend the night in a hotel overlooking at Ouarzazate. Day 3 : Ouarzazate – Ait benhaddou – High atlas – Marrakech : On the final day of our 3-day tour, your driver will pick you up from the hotel lobby and we'll head to Marrakech. Along the way, we'll visit one of Morocco's top historical attractions: the Ait Benhaddou Kasbah. This historic ighrem or ksar is located on the old caravan route between Marrakech and the Sahara and is renowned for its earthen clay architecture. Ait Benhaddou has been designated a UNESCO World Heritage Site since 1987. Next, we'll continue our journey towards the High Atlas Mountains, crossing the majestic Tizi N Tichka pass (2260 m). We'll arrive in the red city of Marrakech in the early evening, and your driver will drop you off at your hotel/riad.

Frequently asked questions about Errachidia

Top Attractions in Errachidia

Things to Do in Errachidia

Cities in Morocco

Other Sightseeing Options in Errachidia

Want to discover all there is to do in Errachidia? Click here for a full list.