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Merzouga Desert

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Address: Merzouga 52202, Morocco
Recommended length of visit: More than 3 hours
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Camel Treks in the Moroccan Desert departing from Merzouga

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Camel ride, overnight in tent and quad biking with sand boarding

We prefer to visit Merzouga desert than Chegaga, so, we have camel trekking, sand boarding, overnight and stargazing then quad biking.

5 of 5 starsReviewed 1 week ago
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We prefer to visit Merzouga desert than Chegaga, so, we have camel trekking, sand boarding, overnight and stargazing then quad biking.

Thank lulujo272
Kent, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I went on a camel trek out to a berber style camp, the trek lasted about an hour and a half and was long enough as the camel saddles are just a blanket slung over a home made metal and wooden frame but the experience was worth the pain. The tents were hot but cooled down as the evening wore... More 

Thank Fluffyskulls-UK
Ontario, Canada
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Originally, I wasn't planning on doing the desert tour since our time in Morocco is quite short and with the tour, our schedule will be very tight, but I am glad my travel partner convinced me to do it. She booked the tour with a company she found online prior to the trip, but when we were at the riad... More 

Thank Ha P
Hamburg, Germany
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We did a 3 day trip via the Atlas Mountains and a stop over in Ait ben haddou to the Merzouga desert. The ride from Marrakech is really long, you should be aware it might get exhausting after 8-10 hours ride, but already the stops during the ride are worth it, unbelievable views over the Atlas Mountains, the historic centre... More 

Thank ampelmaenchen
San Francisco, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were traveling as a family of 4 with 2 young kids. The main highlight of our entire trip was the camel ride from the village to the desert camp in Sahara. Our villager guide helped take pictures, gave breaks for water and gave instructions in his limited English on how to hold on to the camel while we went... More 

1 Thank visakhaiyer
Merzougadeserttours, Owner at Merzouga Desert, responded to this review

Dear clients, A big thank you to you, hoping to have the pleasure to welcome you with your family! Sincerely Merzougadeserttours More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Thr desert as you imagen it and probably more. The way there starts with a mixture of black rocks and sand on a flat plane. As you drive a dune of orange sand pops out of the blue. At first you think "Finally we are there... An end to the warm car!" But you are mistaken, it is all still... More 

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Merzougadeserttours, Owner at Merzouga Desert, responded to this review

Thank you for providing your opinion about our Merzouga Desert Tours. this is an encouragement to move forward and develop our Merzouga Desert... We are very happy that you had a good time in the desert and i hope see you next tame Thank you best regards Merzougadeserttours More 

Trondheim, Norway
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The dunes of Erg Chebbi is an overwhelming sight. I would higly recomend to take a desert tour, and spend the night in a tent in the desert. The highly professional desert guides will take the best care off you during the tour.

Thank MrArCtiC
Lisbon District, Portugal
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6 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Fantástic dunes and desert vews. Good colors and entusiastic pictures to take along the trip. Food experience

Thank gaspa509
Ljubljana, Slovenia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2016

Beside Marrakech this is the best place for me in Morocco. Fantastic dunes of golden sand Erg Chebbi, friendly Berbers, peace and great sunsets...

Thank Barbara M
Liverpool, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2016

Had a private tour of the Sahara Desert organised online with MarrakechDaytrips, com. it was an unforgettable and different experience. We went to Marrakech, Ouarzazate, the Merzouga desest and more beautiful places. The guide, Hassan, was always very nice to us, his goal is to make happy his clients. Enroute, as we and our our driver bid goodbye to the... More 

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