Marrakech to Merzouga desert tour

“Well, how far exactly is the Medina from Marrakech airport? Did I need a Marrakech airport transfer ?” Aksel’s brother, Mark, asks.

The road from Marrakech to Merzouga is roughly 370 miles (600kms) And 225 miles (360kms) from Zagora near the Erg Chigaga dunes. 

If you’re travelling to Merzouga from Fes, you’re going to drive for 290 miles (470kms) and 415 miles (670kms) from Fes to Zagora. 

Approximately 8-12 hours of driving is needed to reach the desert from either Marrakech or Fes. The journey is well worth it as you’ll be passing through amazing roads and you will have the chance to gaze in wonderous mountains along the way. Marrakech Desert Tours 2 Days is full of surprises and pit-stops along the way, so getting bored is a long shot. 

“What’s the optimal number of nights to spend in the Sahara Desert?” Asks Sarah from Spain.

Once again, Sarah, …