Dakhla, Morocco

The beautiful city of Dakhla is on the south coast of Morocco, surrounded by the fascinating Sahara Desert. At this exceptional destination, you can completely unwind by its long lagoon, where it is swarming with flamingos. Do you like doing water sports activities? Dakhla is a favourite in the world of kitesurfing. Fun fact: if you are lucky you can even spot dolphins here!

Fly to amazing Dakhla

Besides browning under the sun and swimming in the sea, there are numerous activities to put on your itinerary in Dakhla. For instance, you can jump on a quad and enjoy a spectacular trip over the sand. Or go to the centre and wander through the maze of alleyways, with the bustling market as the central point. Tip: spend a night in a traditional nomad tent, a memorable experience!

Practical information

Time zone

GMT +0 (summer time +1)
In Dakhla, it is 1 hour earlier than it is in the France.


The currency used in Morocco is Dirham (MAD).

Flight duration

The flight to Dakhla is about 3.5 hours. The outbound and inbound flights may be shorter if the wind direction is favourable.