We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Merzouga Desert

Merzouga 30100, Morocco
Book In Advance
More Info
and up
Camel Treks in the Moroccan Desert departing from Merzouga
More Info
and up
Full-Day Merzouga Desert Private Tour from Errachidia
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent87%
  • Very good10%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“camel ride” (45 reviews)
“nomad camp” (8 reviews)
“sand dunes” (20 reviews)
Open Now
All hours
Hours Today: 08:00 - 22:00
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
Merzouga 30100, Morocco
Write a Review
Reviews (1,048)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
  • More languages

1 - 10 of 297 reviews

Reviewed 6 days ago

Morocco Private Excursions made the arrangements for this wonderful trip. Moha drove us out to our camels the other s had an extremely long walk in the heat to their beast of burden. Watching the sunrise and set from the dunes was nice. But getting...More

Thank richlee1975
Reviewed 1 week ago

Before we had reached the Desert, we went through the Atlas Mountains and I was surprised that the driver stopped us for taking pictures and for enjoying the landscape. It's a good thing that before the entrance of the Desert we were stopped to buy...More

Thank Mihaela B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

the Erg Chebbi dunes outside of Hassilabied and Merzouga are easily reachable from these towns by jeep, or by Camel ride of 1.5hrs or so. The sand dunes here are large and its good to walk to the highest dune to catch sunrise or sunset....More

Thank alikarim
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I guess everyone should experience and overnight in the desert and ride a camel. I am glad we did it but I am not sure I want to do it again. Make sure you are comfortable on your camel, that the saddle it adjusted correctly...More

Thank wacotom
Reviewed 15 June 2017

We did an overnight at a Nomad camp which included a 1.5 hour camel ride to and from the camp. The sunrise and sunset over the dunes make the rather miserable camel ride worth it. Tip: where long pants when riding the camel, no matter...More

1  Thank seafare74
Reviewed 29 May 2017

In my opinion it is a must-see in Morocco. I loved it! We did a tour of two nights and it deserved it.

Thank Laura J
Reviewed 23 April 2017 via mobile

Really we enjoy this place and its was a great thank you to old teams of their and its nice place to staying mohamed its wag a good man thank you to him

Thank Khlafa S
Reviewed 22 February 2017

Merzouga desert is one of the best places we visited during our visit to Morocco, the golden sand dunes, magical sunset and sunrise were unforgettable, this experience would be better if we didn't had problems with the hotel we stayed in

2  Thank Madelson
Reviewed 12 February 2017

The Erg Chebbi is a superb place to experience a tour in the sand dunes of the Sahara Desert. You get to the dunes pretty easily by the road, and can sleep in one of the multiple hotels in the city of Merzouga. There are...More

2  Thank François P
Reviewed 4 February 2017

we did both sunset safari and sunrise safari for 150 MAD each. It was for about 1 1/2 hours each. The camel owners will take you only about 4-5 kms inside the sahara from the main road. However if you are a die hard fan...More

2  Thank jyotsna2015
Nearby Restaurants
Restaurant Cafe Fatima
176 reviews
.16 km away
Cafe Snack Hamid
26 reviews
.17 km away
Nasser Palace Restaurant
49 reviews
.40 km away
Cafe Restaurant Tenere
63 reviews
4.81 km away
Nearby Attractions
Erg Chebbi
227 reviews
.57 km away
Musee Nomade
7 reviews
.16 km away
Marruecos en Ruta
10 reviews
.42 km away