Explore the enchanting Moroccan Sahara on day trips from Marrakech. Visit the sand dunes of Erg Chigaga, ride camels at Kasbah Bab Ourika, and experience the sunset over the desert with a Berber barbecue. Click Excursions offers the most memorable Marrakech desert trips.
Nothing beats the sense of freedom and adventure that the Moroccan desert awakens. From Marrakech, you can enjoy unforgettable day trips that give you a real taste of the Sahara. Click Excursions designs exclusive desert escapes for small groups, including both classic activities and unique experiences with the Berber people.
The most popular Marrakech desert trip is to Erg Chigaga, with its rolling red dunes. Climb the highest dunes for panoramic views and slide back down on plastic sheets. You can also ride a camel into the dunes to experience the desert from the back of a ship of the Sahara!
For a more intimate desert adventure, head to Kasbah Bab Ourika in the Palmeraie. Relive the lifestyle of Berber nomads with a guided walk around the kasbah, henna painting, and a sunset camel ride to watch the sun disappear behind the distant dunes.
As night falls, treat yourself to a traditional Berber barbecue under the starry desert sky. Enjoy tagines and couscous cooked on an open fire while listening to Gnawa music and stories from your local guide. The magical night will leave you with memories to last a lifetime.
The dusty plains and towering dunes of the Moroccan desert are waiting to be discovered on an unforgettable day trip from the ancient city of Marrakech. Click Excursions crafts personalized desert adventures that capture the thrill, spirit, and beauty of this natural and cultural wonderland.