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The No#1 thing to do in Morocco

Riding camel in a real dune desert, watching sunset and sunrise in endless Sahara Desert, sleeping under the stars and being far far away from the cities. The no #1 things to do... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed August 30, 2015
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2015 NEW

Riding camel in a real dune desert, watching sunset and sunrise in endless Sahara Desert, sleeping under the stars and being far far away from the cities. The no #1 things to do people who visit Morocco is coming to Merzouga Desert. If you want to book a desert tour in Marrakech, you have to choose 3 days&2 nights option... More 

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Kuching, Malaysia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2015

We had a great trip to the desert. Quite a way to drive and our coach broke down on the way back but overall a good experience. First time on a camel too and it wasnt very comfortable at all. The dunes were nice, the sand was so fine so please bring a scarf to cover your nose and mouth.

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Fes, Morocco
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2015

pink color of sand samthing amazing wher you can relaxed for 2 day excuurtion and hapiniesse wher mybe you can faind your garden or star s of love

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Plymouth
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2015

Visit Morocco and see the Sahara! Well that's what people think. In fact Morocco is not 'all dessert' and there are specific locations you need to go to to see sand, dunes (and stars). The Merzouga dessert is one of these. Brief background - we were travelling as part of a guided tour around Morocco, with 6 others, a local... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2015

what a fantastic time, it took us 10hrs to get from marrakech to megouza (with lots of stops in between) we had a 1.5 hour camel trek into the desert, absolutely breathtaking views. We had 2 guides who took photos of the group on their camels. When we got to the campsite they gave us mint tea, we chilled ate... More 

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Indiana
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2015

This is the primary reason to visit Morocco. If you don't visit the desert, why go? We also spent the night in a luxury tent and rode camels. The experience of a lifetime. DO IT!

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Noosa Heads
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2015

We went on an overnight camping tour to experience the desert witbout too much effort. The camel ride of 90 minutes is probably enough to get an idea while still preserving your buttocks! You get an idea of what trekking for days across the dunes must be like. Even though you are at the very edge of the desert you... More 

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Köln, Germany
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015

I recommend climbing up to the top of one of the larger dunes and watching the Sun set. Also we enjoyed our Camel and overnight trip in the dessert through Riad Mardu.

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Tisovec, Slovakia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2015

Worth visiting and spending some time here since it is so far away from both Marrakech and Fes. I did a tour with a jeep and sleeping in the dunes with Mohammed Ouargaga - Kasba Sable D or - it was an excellent trip.

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Buhl, Idaho
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2015

WOW!!! By far my favorite place in Morocco!!! Loved the desert so much. We camel trekked through the Sahara and stayed the night under the stars on the dunes. Amazing experience!

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