Morocco Desert Tours – Frequently Asked Questions
Yes, in Morocco Desert Tours you are allowed to bring the luggage with you to all Desert trips. Either it is a private or group sharing, you can confidently bring it on desert tours. However, you need to bring small bag packs so you can easily bring it on a camel ride. The rest of your luggage will be safe in your vehicle at Zagor. You can also keep it in camp at Merzouga. Welcome to Merzouga Desert.
Group Shared Desert Tours are those where many people join. The prices for such tours are fixed. While private tours include few people and its price depends on how many people are coming for a tour. Obviously, Shared Tours are more affordable.
It depends on what kind of man/woman you are. What are your expectations? If you are interested in making new friends while you are visiting new places, the Shared tour will work for you. However, if you want to make out most of your time, you may select a private tour from our several offers. When it comes to price, they are quite different from both of them, as mentioned above.
You will only have an English-Speaking driver whose main duty is to focus on roads while you are on Merzouga desert.
You can! But there are plenty of stores where you can buy water. You do not need to burden yourself with water bottles if you can buy from stores. However, it depends on your ease.
As said earlier, it depends on your ease. There are many stories on the way to Merzouga desert where you can buy fresh meals. However, the driver’s recommendations can work better for you because they know better about their surroundings.
Apologies for saying that this is not possible. We private Morocco Desert tour offers are not inclusive to people who want a single private tour. However, you can join our convenient Shared Group tours to Merzouga Desert and Zagora Desert.
Finalize your plan for the tour and enter (TBC- To be Confirmed) in the Hotel Section. Keep updating us by mail before and after finalizing your hotel.
Pay in cash only to tour staff. Currencies like Moroccan Dirhams, Euros, are accepted. However, payment by card or PayPal will include a 3% processing fee.
Early bookings are good for you if you are planning to visit in peak seasons( October, April, and December), especially for private tours. The major reasons are the accommodation and tour camps. The earlier you book, the more are the chances that you will get better accommodation.
You do not need to worry. There is no requirement for minimum participants for Shared group tours. It will depart daily for tours to Merzouga Desert and Zagora Desert, no matter how many participants are available.
Yes. You can customize your private tour. Just make a special wish, and our team is always ready to cooperate with you.
Yes, vegetarian and Vegan foods will work. But there are chances that you may face difficulties in getting gluten-free food here in Morocco. There are quite a few shops that sell gluten-free food in a new city. let us know by email if we can manage the gluten-free for you.
On private tours, it is safe provided that you make the time arrangement in such a manner that your flight is on or before 19:00 maximum. However, the flash floods and snow might block roads in rainy and snow season. While on Shared tours, it is not marked as a safe option except if your flight is from Marrakech airport till midnight. In the winter season, that too is not recommended.
Not at all. At our camping facilities, there is full equipment to keep you warm i.e., warm blankets. However, warm thermal clothes for yourself are recommended in the winter season.
For safety, no plugs are installed in camps. However, you can charge your equipment in public areas i.e., Restaurants, cafes, and hotels on the way.
Yes. You need to bring them. However, when you are on luxury tours, you will be provided with towels and shower condiments.
Yes. It is up to you. The replacement will be 4×4. On luxury tours to Merzouga desert or Morocco desert Zagora, you will have two options; camel ride and jeep transfer.
Shared desert tour:
Shared toilets will be provided only. No showers in tents.
Shared showers and toilets just outside of your accommodation/ tent.
Private desert tour:
Shared showers and toilets just outside of your tent.
The shower and toilet will be inside the camp.
Shared desert tours:
COMFORTABLE DESERT CAMP:
Shared toilets will be outside of a tent. However, Showers are available in the operator’s lodge on the Merzouga desert tour.
Private desert tours:
COMFORTABLE DESERT CAMP:
Shared toilets are outside of a tent. Showers are available at the camp operator’s lodge in the morning only.
LUXURY DESERT CAMP:
A private toilet and shower will be inside of your luxurious tents.
Yes. You can do so. But it depends on bookings. You can come to our office in New town, which is 20 minutes- drive from Jamma Elfna Square. Emails us and remain in touch.
You need to make these arrangements during the booking process or at least 24 hours earlier before camping.