Erg Chebbi Dunes, Meknes-Tafilalet Region

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A landscape of sand shaped by the wind,Erg Chebbi Dunes covers a huge area along the Algerian border. This desert receives limited rainfall and remains accessible from Rissani and Erfoud, two of the nearest towns. Local tour operators provide experiences allowing visitors to stay in the desert after dark, when it's possible appreciate the night sky undisturbed by light pollution. To experience the culture of people living in this harsh place, explore the nearby villages on camelback. Plan your Erg Chebbi Dunes visit and explore what else you can see and do in Meknes-Tafilalet Region using our Meknes-Tafilalet Region trip itinerary site .
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  • The trip by car from Marrakech takes two days, stopping at the throat of you fades but worth it! The desert is spectacular, you arrive at a hotel where they begin the dunes and ride on camel by one hour to reach the tents in the desert tents are very comfortable but ours had no hot water and the cold was very strong in January the cold makes it difficult for enjoy the night filled with stars but with a good wine you should cheer up, I take whiskey and binoculars to enjoy the spectacular sunset and as dawn! You must leave despite the cold and live it
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  • Plan a trip to the dessert and stay there for the night. We stayed for 2 nights and it's worth the 9 hours drive all the way! You can stop in the different small cities along the way, and have lunch a...  more »
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  • Erg Chebbi is one of the place in Morocco, exllente sunset and sunrise, best place. Magical experience by Camels enjoying the view of Sahara desert Merzouga. If you planning a travel to Morocco don't forget to visit "Erg Chebbi" Thank you Magic Desert Trips
  • Amazing views of the dunes, beautiful colors, fabulous sunset ๐ŸŒ…๐Ÿ˜Ž๐Ÿ‘ We went there on camels ๐Ÿช๐Ÿช which I do not recommend๐Ÿ˜œ๐Ÿ˜Ž, uncomfortable, slow and dangerous ๐Ÿ˜ณ You will see more on your own feet ๐Ÿƒโ€โ™‚๏ธ๐Ÿƒโ€โ™€๏ธ๐Ÿ˜€๐Ÿ‘
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