Morocco Desert Tours & Private Sahara Excursions
Morocco Desert Tours are short guided trips of 3, 4 to 5 days or more that run from Marrakech, Fez, Ouarzazate or Agadir. All these desert tours include at least 1-night camping in the Sahara desert, mostly Erg Chebbi, which is a popular desert destination in Morocco, alternatively to Erg Chigaga which is considered remote and wild dunes of Morocco. All our Morocco desert tours can be customized to suit your requirements in terms of accommodations from mid-range to luxury camps and top-end riads, time frame, pick up & drop off locations as well as flexibility. As a local tour operator, we run the Morocco desert tours on daily basis so do not hesitate to e-mail us your dates or call our Tripadvisors to design your itinerary.
Morocco desert tours with Erg Chebbi: Erg Chebbi or Merzouga are the sand dunes located in the southeast of Morocco, a 9 and 5 hours drive from Marrakech and Ouarzazate respectively. The Erg Chebbi dunes are the ideal desert area in terms of location: If you wish to combine between the southern and northern Morocco in a limited amount of days, the easy access from cities such as Fez, Marrakesh and Ouarzazate and the wide choice of accommodation from luxury hotels & camps to cheaper auberges (Inns) in the dune line. All this makes Erg Chebbi dunes a notable desert destination in Morocco. During a Morocco desert to Erg Chebbi, one can spend a single night in the middle of dunes under the nomad Bedouin tents in a camp or in a well-equipped hotel at the dune line of Erg Chebbi in Merzouga area. A camel trek is a must-do activity and it could be a short sunset camel ride or an overnight camel trek for 2 hours with a sunset and night in Bedouin nomad tents in a camp located in an oasis. The next morning, you are invited for a beautiful sunrise on the dunes before you get back on a camel to the hotel to refresh and head to the next destination either Fez, Marrakech or elsewhere. Extended Merzouga camel treks with a local desert guide/camel driver are available over 2 to 3 days wandering inside the Erg Chebbi dunes. These activities can be included as part of your Private Morocco Desert Tour.
Morocco desert tours with Erg Chigaga: Erg Chigaga are the sand dunes located in the south of Morocco close to Mhamid and Foumzguid, an 8 and 5 hours journey from Marrakech and Ouarzazate respectively. They are the remote sand dunes of Morocco and could be a great fit for round trips Morocco desert tours departing Marrakech, Essaouira, Agadir or Ouarzazate. During a Morocco desert to Erg Chigaga, one can stay a night or two in a nomad tented or a luxury desert camp and take a sunset camel ride.