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How far is Marrakesh from the desert?

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             How far is Marrakesh from the desert?


Marrakech to the  desert about 6 hours drive to Zagora Desert and 8 hours to Merzouga; this  popular Moroccan city  offers all kinds of private  and  shared tours to reach the destination. For more details, check our website, please. 


Can you visit the desert from Marrakech?

 Marrakech to the Sahara desert is  one of the most beautiful in all of Morocco.During your trip, you will pass the Atlas Mountains, crossing over the country’s most elevated mountain pass, the Tizi n’Tichka. Throughout the journey, you will encounter legendary Kasbahs and the inspiring  gorges, such as Ait Benhaddou, the Todra Gorge, and the Dades Valley.


How long does it take to get to the desert from Marrakech?

There are several options from Marrakech into the Sahara Desert, bus, helicopter or car  and duration is  4.5 – 12.5 hours. Most travelers choose to go by private tour . Tour  will cover the 249 miles (561 km) in roughly 9 hours. You can check one of our trip from that starting from Marrakech to the desert.


Can you do a day trip to Sahara Desert from Marrakech?

No, you cannot do a  desert trip on a day trip from Marrakech to desert. Merzouga, the door  to the Sahara, is 350 miles, around 560 kilometers of twisting  mountains passes and dizzying curves away from Marrakech. Consequently, you shouldn’t expect  reaching  the Sahara in a day from Marrakech!.


How much does it cost to go to the Sahara desert?

The cost to the Sahara desert depends on how many people, accommodation ( luxury or standard) and private or shared desert trip, but you can expect to pay about $450  for private trip which includes the Sahara Desert tour.


Is it worth visiting the Sahara desert?

The Sahara is an incredibly spectacular  destination in the whole world. This amazing place offers a range of remarkable experiences,  like vibrant orange sand dunes, pure blue skies, camel trekking, camp beneath the stars, and countless other thrilling adventures. Nevertheless, it’s  important  to familiarize yourself with necessary  information and prepared well  before setting off on your journey to this majestic desert.



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