Best Merzouga Excursion Desert Tours
Merzouga Excursion Desert tours is the most ideal idea to discover all the interesting around Merzouga desert, Erg Chebbi dunes. It will allow you to visit the seasonal lake of Merzouga, visit Khamlia village for dancing with Group Gnawa music, discover the lead mines of Mifis, and nomads families living in Berber-style tents.
We organize Merzouga excursions Desert tours to visit and explore all the interesting sites surrounding the sand dunes of Erg Chebbi and the Merzouga desert. We drive in the 4WD vehicle and we enjoy the terrain around the sand dunes.
Enjoy driving between the sand dunes in the 4×4 vehicle as it is really challenging drive. Enjoy different ways to explore the Merzouga sand dunes as a desert activity.
- Explore the Merzouga Desert in a 4×4 vehicle
- Visit lake of Merzouga
- Enjoy live desert music and play traditional instruments (Optional)
- Discover the Mifis mines
- Stop in Erg Chebbi Panoramic view
- visit nomad people and taste Berber tea (Optional)
- Learn about the nomadic lifestyle
- Visit water wells & Gardens in Hassi Labied Village
- visit Tissardmine fossils
Itinerary of Merzouga Excursion
merzouga is surrounded by quaint villages and great scenery which can be explored with the aid of 4×4.
This Merzouga Excursion Desert Tours starts from your Accmmodation and then takes a thrilling drive through the desert dunes spotted with black volcanic rocks, which get you to a few villages, on the route made famous by the Paris Dakar Rally. Visit the seasonal lake of Merzouga.
Then, stopover at Khamlia village, listen to some Gnawa music (Optional) to mingle, and possibly have some mint tea with the locals. Please keep in mind that Gnawa musicians, buying a CD (cost about 10€) or a tip is required, therefore one of the two options is obligatory otherwise you can skip them and continue directly to the Lead Mines in Mefes.
Mefes is a small almost abandoned town on the other side of the Erg Chebbi dunes, known for its minerals mines such as iron, zinc, and lead in particular. These mines have been started since the French colonization.
Later, we continue our 4WD excursion to visit nomad people living in Berber-style tents on the edge of Erg Chebbi dunes. The last thing you will discover in this Merzouga Excursion are the Gardens in Hassi Labied village.
Often depicted as a cozy, dusty town, Merzouga lies on the brink of the world-known Sahara Desert, stretching across most of the northern part of the African continent.
This small Moroccan town is situated near the largest sand dunes, known as Erg Chebbi. Generally, Merzouga is quite a lovely destination that offers an abundance of fun and exciting activities despite its humble nature. Outside of the marvelous accommodations, private villas, and non-pretentious hotels, Merzouga also invites visitors over for a boiling hot cup of coffee at its wide range of internet cafes and fine restaurants.
With all these pretty exciting activities, tourists must find lovely housing to spend their nights in. In this regard, Merzouga can offer them a pretty decent number of options — rooms with private a bathroom for maximum comfort and repose. Not only does it excite its guests with its modern and ultra-classy setting and decor, but with the excellent services and extras as well.