Merzouga Desert, Merzouga

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Venture out into the waves of sand at Merzouga Desert, one of the country's two Saharan ergs, or dunes created by the wind. The 50 km (31 mi) long and 5 km (3.1 mi) wide dunes can rise 350 m (1,148 ft) in places, with the undulating, barren landscape appearing like a moving golden sea. Berber camel caravans traipsing through the sand add to the iconic Saharan scenery. Many visitors arrange a Berber-led excursion into the desert, with an initial camel trek, followed by a night of traditional food and entertainment under the stars. To find out how to plan a trip to Merzouga, use our trip itinerary maker.
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  • we have passed good time in Morocco, we ate good food like TAJIN and MADFOUNA also we have ride camels it was a great experience  more »
  • I visited Morocco with my husband and the experience was amazing.I recommend all people to visit Morocco one day  more »
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  • A magic place to spend a night in, looking at the stars and enjoying the silence.
  • I just loved it! It's sooooo beautiful
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