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Merzouga Desert

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“sand dunes”(36 reviews)
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
Merzouga, Morocco
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Pass. The camels are poorly cared for, the desert camps are tourist traps, and the views really aren't that great. Avoid morocco. Skip the trip to the desert.

Thank Christopher D
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is one of those experiences that for us coming from North America or Europe is so different. It’s so memorable to deal with sand, dunes, camels and specially with Berber people and their hospitality. I really enjoyed the atmosphere, sunset colours and being in...More

Thank Enrique W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

There are no words to experience a trip in the Sahara Desert. It is a lifetime experience which will fill you with memories and images that you will treasure for the rest of your life. Tip: when camels go downhill you lean back - it...More

Thank panayiotisk218
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Straight out of Indiana Jones or Lawrence of Arabia, the Merzouga desert is gorgeous. You should book a room Ksar Bicha and ask for a night in the desert and a sunrise tour on a camel. There is no way to take a bad photo...More

Thank RoRiJu
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We visited this beautiful camp in March, ten days after it was opened. We had an exciting unforgettable esperience. Great hospitality, kindness and much more...

Thank Silvana S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

An experience not to be missed at least once in a lifetime.Camel trekking, sunsets and sunsrises between the golden sand dunes, sleep in a berber haima, or, even better, outside, under the star repleted dark sky.

Thank 15matjan
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Using our great guide MoroccoAttractionTours, also on Facebook, Nazih Abbady from Marrakesh, we spent the night in a Bedouin tent near Erg Chebbi. The dinner was so enjoyable, and the roaring fire encircled by dancing celebrants to the beat of African drums is an experience...More

1  Thank HeyLadeda
Reviewed 11 August 2018

My girlfriend and I opted for the 3 day 2 night tour. The tours are quite cheap but there is a catch, everything except for lunch is included so whenever it's time for lunch they will drop you off at an overpriced restaurant. Some tours...More

Thank Mark K
Reviewed 9 August 2018

a very beautiful place where you can admire sunrise and sunset !!! It's worth visiting!!! excellent!!!

1  Thank Mona D
Reviewed 28 July 2018

We had an AMAZING desert experience...everyone made sure our stay was fantastic...from camel trek, warm welcoming words, escort to our luxury tent, beautiful dinner and entertainment...top notch service and top notch staff...THANK YOU all and thank you Allal Kiki at Desert Dream for organizing for...More

Thank Carole D
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