Elopement Photos in the Sahara Desert in Morocco

Adventure Wedding Photographer Africa, Elopement Photographer Morocco


It is an unbelievable feeling to be alone on a sand dune in the middle of the desert, just you and your beloved one. You look deep into the eyes of each other. It's utterly silent around you. All you can hear are your heartbeats. You cuddle close together and watch the first rays of the sun rising behind the dunes...

To get to the perfect location for Lisa and Fabian's epic wedding photos, we drove over nine hours through Morocco and then rode for two more hours with camels through the sand dunes of the Sahara desert. The long journey got richly rewarded with spectacular views and an incredibly beautiful landscape. From our bedouin camp at a small oasis in the middle of the Sahara, we could see thousands of stars at night.

The next morning, we walked up to a sand dune where we had a perfect sunrise view. When the first sunrays winked out, the mood was just gorgeous and perfect for the adventurous desert elopement photos Lisa and Fabian had wished for.



Back in Merzouga, we found a nice spot near a vast sand dune.

The two lovers changed into an elegant wedding outfit by Gio Rodrigues, and as the sun disappeared behind the sand dunes, the two danced one last time through the desert sand before heading back to Marrakech the next day.


If you want to read what else we experienced during our trip through Morocco,

take a look at this travel blog post.

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Wild Embrace  // Adventure Wedding & Elopement Photographer
Victoria Ruef & Fabian Willi // Bregenzerwald / Austria / Europe
Mail: info@wildembrace.photo
Tel.: +43 664 2055606