2 Days Ouarzazate to Merzouga Desert

2 Days from Ouarzazate to Merzouga Desert: A Desert Escape


Experience the breathtaking beauty of Morocco’s Sahara Desert with a 2-day journey from Ouarzazate to Merzouga. This compact adventure allows you to immerse yourself in the enchanting desert landscapes, ride camels through the iconic dunes, and create memories that will last a lifetime.

The 2 Days from Ouarzazate to Merzouga Desert Tour

This concise tour is designed to provide you with an authentic taste of the Sahara’s allure and the thrill of a camel trek.

Highlights of the Itinerary

From the start of your journey in Ouarzazate to your return, every moment of this tour is an exploration of the desert’s captivating charm:

Day 1: Departure from Ouarzazate

Your desert escape begins as you depart from Ouarzazate, a city renowned for its cinematic landscapes and historical kasbahs. Set off on a picturesque drive toward the Sahara.

Arrival in Merzouga

Arrive in Merzouga, a gateway to the mesmerizing Sahara Desert. The sight of the towering dunes against the desert backdrop will leave you in awe.

Camel Trek into the Dunes

Embark on an exhilarating camel trek that takes you deep into the heart of the iconic sand dunes. As the sun sets, witness the dunes transform into a canvas of warm hues.

Night in a Desert Camp

Experience the magic of the desert night as you spend it in a traditional desert camp. The clear night sky is adorned with countless stars, creating a truly enchanting atmosphere.

Day 2: Sunrise and Camel Trek Back

Wake up to the gentle embrace of the desert sunrise. After breakfast, bid farewell to the camp and embark on a camel trek back to Merzouga.

Return to Ouarzazate

As your 2-day desert journey comes to an end, reflect on the captivating experiences and scenes you’ve encountered as you journey back to Ouarzazate.


Q: Is the tour suitable for all ages? A: Yes, the tour is designed to accommodate various age groups. However, please inform us of any mobility concerns in advance.

Q: What should I bring for the tour? A: Pack comfortable clothing, a hat, sunglasses, sunscreen, a refillable water bottle, and a small backpack. Warm clothing is recommended for the cooler desert nights.

Q: Are restroom facilities available during the tour? A: Restroom facilities may be limited during certain parts of the tour. Your guide will guide you to suitable spots.

Q: Can I customize the tour itinerary? A: While the tour has a structured itinerary, specific requests can be discussed with your guide to enhance your experience.

Q: What’s the best time to embark on the 2-day journey from Ouarzazate to Merzouga Desert? A: The tour is most enjoyable during the months of October to April, when the desert weather is more comfortable for outdoor activities.

Q: Can I take photographs during the tour? A: Absolutely! The desert landscapes and unique experiences are perfect for capturing memorable photographs.


The 2 Days from Ouarzazate to Merzouga Desert tour is a whirlwind adventure that lets you discover the wonder of Morocco’s Sahara in just two days. From camel treks through the golden dunes to the tranquility of a desert night, this tour offers a snapshot of the desert’s magic and leaves you with lasting memories.

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