Sunrise Camel Trek Tour in Merzouga Desert

Spectacular Sunrise camel ride experience in Erg Chebbi dunes

Sunrise Camel Trek in Merzouga - Sunrise Camel Excursions

Merzouga Sunrise camel trekking tour begins early morning It takes almost half an hour to reach the sand dunes of Erg chebbi Merzouga riding a camel. Then, we will leave the camels at about 80 meters to reach the highest dune of Merzouga Sahara.

Note: At Morocco Tours Agency, we offer suitable Sunrise Camel Trekking tours for all categories: groups, families, Students and Couples or a group of friends getting together to have a fun day out.

Info about Sunrise Camel Trek Tour in Merzouga Desert

  • Duration: From 2 to 3 Hours.
  • Departure: Around 05 AM (2 Hours before Sunrise).
  • Starting Location: Hotel/Riad in Hassi Labied (Merzouga area).
  • Ending Location: Returns to original departure point.
  • Price: Only 20€/ person
  • Confirmation: Confirmation will be received at time of booking.

Highlights of the sunrise camel ride

  • Ride a camel as you trek over Erg Chebbi Dunes.
  • Sunset in the middle of the Sahara Desert.
  • Sand boarding in dunes (+5€ Optional).
  • Romantic experience, perfect for couples.
  • Ideal choice for families.

How to pay for Sunrise Camel Trek Tour in Merzouga Desert?

To confirm any tour or activity, we require a small deposit to be paid over PayPal to our account, the balance is due in cash at the pick up, to be paid to your driver in euros, or equivalent in dollar or dirhams.

Credit cards :

Unfortunately we do not accept payments with credit cards because they are not very popluar nor practical in Morocco and they generate so many fees and hold some security risks.

Is it possible to pay the total with PayPal ? :

Normally we ask for the balance payments in cash because paypal also has many transaction fees and operational delays since it's an international institution. We can in some cases accept the full payment via paypal however a 5% fee will be applied to cover the extra transaction charges. In case you are considering this method, it is best to arrange the payment before the tour.

Cancelation Policy:

For a full refund, cancel at least 15 days in advance of the start date of the experience.

Sunrise Camel Trek Tour in Merzouga Desert Reviews

Camel ride and watch the sunrise moment

We had the camel ride after the 4x4 wheel drop us to the edge of the desert, and camel ride us to the one of the high sand dunes before sun rise moment. Be there wait the skyline slowly change the colour and watch the unique sun rise moment with my love one. That moment will be remember for the life time.
After that we use the same camel ride back to the station close to the desert edge, and change back the 4x4 wheel back to the hotel we stay. I can saw got the desert camp with some tourist stay inside, I think for those who had time may consider for stay in desert camp, so you can had sunset moment and full skyline of night star experience as well.
Hope that help those who plan for the desert trip.

Incredible Sunrise camel ride in Sahara Desert

What an incredible ride throughout the desert on a camel night time and at sunrise. Incredible adventure but after this camel ride tour we had enough of this ride. It was worth it though. Once in a lifetime adventure.

Magic does happen in the Sahara Desert

I have been travelling the world Solo for many years. Out of many countries and memories my journey through the Sahara will always be at the top of my Memory list. With Morocco Tours Agency I was truly treated as if I were a Desert Queen. All of my needs were looked after even before I knew I would need. The Camel Guides and entire staff were very respectful of me as a solo woman traveler of 67 years. I would recommend and tell you this is the greatest adventure THANKS to Morocco Tours Agency.

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Sunrise Camel Trek Tour in Merzouga Desert

Sunrise camel ride Overview

When you dont have the whole day and just cant miss out the sunrise on the sand dunes on camel ride over the golden sand dunes, deep in the heart of the desert to see the surprisingly beautiful Sand dunes with its playful fusion of light and shadow, during the color parts of the mornings at the sunrise. A fabulous view of the sun setting over the desert dunes are some of the memories you will cherish from the Morocco Tours Agency our Merzouga sunrise camel ride start in the early mourning , We will meet you at our hotel or front your riad or hotel in the desert two hours before the sunrise.

Depending on the sunrise and our appointment timing),Depart for a thrilling desert camel ride over the golden sand dunes. Arrive at the the sand dunes ,leave the camels to raise approximately 80 meters up to the highest dune of Erg-Cebbi. For those that prefer having a Panoramic Sight of the putting sun, they will have to raise up to the top of the dunes what supposes approximately 15 minutes more of increase; those who prefer remaining below, will be able to enjoy the putting sun in the local surroundings where we leave the camels, after the sunrise on our ways back to the hotel, we will vist the oases, from where local of the village survive, as the sun is not that hot you can have a close look to local people how they maker theire agricluture in the desert and how they can get water, that will be an important mourning to learn about irigation, local people work, and how the rolle is devide betwen man and women.

Program Itinerary :
(Sunrise Camel Trek Tour in Merzouga Desert)

The Sunrise tour begins early in the morning. It takes approximately half an hour to reach the sand dunes of Erg Chebbi on a camel. We leave the camels to reach the highest dune of Merzouga. This tour includes a visit to the garden on the way back, where you will have a good idea about the canal system. You do not need to set the alarm for this tour. Enjoy your night and we will come to wait for you.

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The price Inclusions:

  • A place to leave your staff at our guest house during the tour
  • Camel trekking (camel for each person)
  • Sand boarding activity (+5€ Optional)
  • Parking for your car

Additional info:

  • - Not wheelchair accessible.
  • - Children must be accompanied by an adult.

How to get to Merzouga Desert if you are not using our desert tours from Marrakech or Fes ?

Transport From Marrakech to Merzouga desert:

The bus (Supratours) depart from Marrakech to Merzouga daily at 8.00 morning and arrive in Merzouga around 21:00.

Transport From Fes to Merzouga desert:

The bus (Supratours) depart from Fes to Merzouga daily at 19.00 night and arrive in Merzouga around 06:00.

Note: One of our team we’ll be waiting for you at the bus station in Hassi Labied (Merzouga area).

For more information about “SUPRATOURS” bus Visit:

If you are coming to Merzouga by a rental car we’ll be waiting for you in a hotel in Hassi Labied (Merzouga area).

For more information about transport in Morocco, please visit this page: Transport in Morocco - Tips & Advice

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