Where is Dakhla?
Wondering where is Dakhla? Dakhla is a located at the very end of a 40-km long peninsula. As such, it is built on a stretch of desert right in the middle of the sea. Its western side is facing the Atlantic Ocean, while its eastern side is on the beautiful Dakhla bay.
The fastest way to reach Dakhla is by plane but you may also come by car, especially if you want to explore this area with your own 4×4 or are on your way towards Mauritania and beyond. The distance between Tangier and Dakhla, along Route National n. 1, is about 2000 km. We are happy to give you advices on how to arrange your trip “on the road”, including tips for nice places to stay or visit while going south!