The Sahara Desert of Morocco
The Sahara Desert of Morocco, is the third largest desert in the world, after the Antarctic desert and Arctic desert. It is the top destination for travelers in Morocco. The Arabic word Sahara, on the African concept; where it gets its Anglicized domination means Desert.
Besides, the most popular areas of the arid region are, Merzouga desert with its easy access. and Zagora desert which can explored only by 4WD, as it needs a few hours of Off-road drive. Distinctively called Moroccan Western Sahara and the famous hot region in Morocco.
Moreover, many travelers wonder how to visit the Sahara desert of Morocco. While others ask what is the easiest way to get to the Sahara desert from Marrakech or Fes. Clearly, there is no Airport in the Sahara desert of Morocco. This factor, purely leads to land in Marrakech as the main door to the Sahara desert. And then travel at least for 3 days to see the Erg Chebbi dunes in Merzouga desert or Erg Chigaga dunes in Zagora desert. As well, the ultimate distance from Marrakech to Merzouga desert is 578 km – 10 hours drive – and 378 km to Zagora Erg Chigaga dunes.
In addition to the temperatures in the Sahara desert that timely changed. As the average degree during the day can be 38 Celsius, and increased down to 34 Celsius at night (-4 Celsius). This extreme means that the Sahara Desert of Morocco always gets warm, and worth the visit all year round. To head out into the arid landscapes, which is pleasant to get caught in.