The Great Oasis Valleys Travel Guide

Advertisement

Guidebooks
Photo of The Great Oasis Valleys Photo: Prometheus72/Shutterstock

Plan Your The Great Oasis Valleys Vacation

Morocco without the Sahara is like Switzerland without the Alps, and a trip to the desert is fundamental to an understanding of the country. After you've seen the Atlas Mountains, followed by gorges, oases, palmeries, and kasbahs, a trip down to the desert may seem a long way to go to reach nothing, and some Moroccans and travelers will warn you against it. Don't listen to them. The void you encounter in the Sahara will remind you why prophets and sages sought the desert to purge and purify themselves.

Hotels

The Great Oasis Valleys Hotels

Hotels on the southern oasis routes generally range from mediocre to primitive, with several charming spots and a few luxury establishments thrown in. Come...read more

Restaurants

The Great Oasis Valleys Restaurants

Far from the set-menu Moroccan cuisine of the urban palaces, the fare along the southern oasis routes leans to hearty tagines and couscous. Harira is more...read more

Fodor's Choice
Things To Do

Things To Do in The Great Oasis Valleys

Explore the best sights, entertainment, and shopping with our top choices and insider tips.

Hotels

The Great Oasis Valleys Experiences

Advertisement

View more trip reports

View more travel discussions