Moroco Desert Tours Blog

February 27, 2019

Camel ride in morocco’s Sahara desert

What to wear when riding camel ?

For camel ride in morocco’s Sahara desert, you should dress modestly, keeping your shoulders and knees covered. That applies to time spent in the desert, too. Women cover themselves in loose clothing and headscarves, so you’ll feel more comfortable dressing in a way that fits in with the local style. Keep reading to learn what to wear in Morocco!


In the Sahara, your scarf will be your best friend. You’ll use it to keep your hair out of your face, to cover your face from sand, and you’ll even get it tied into a traditional headscarf by your Berber guide. And don’t worry; if you forget to pack one, you can buy one at the souk in Marrakech.

Comfy, Flowy Pants:

When planning what to wear in Morocco, flowing, loose pants are great for hot weather and for keeping your legs covered. They can also be comfy to wear as pajama bottoms at night.

For desert trips, you’re going to be sitting in a car for a long time (specialy if you go on 3 days desert tours) and you’ll be riding a camel, which is not the most comfortable activity or form of transportation. These are way more comfortable than wearing jeans or leggings on a camel!


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