Visit the Dunes of Erg Chebbi from Merzouga | Tourism in Morocco
Feeling of strong sensation and exceptional adventure, Afroculture.net invites you to visit the dunes of Merzouga 50 km from Erfoud in the south-east of Morocco.
Indeed, Merzouga is a small Saharan village. It is well known for its desert landscapes and these high dunes of Erg Chebbi yellow or ocher color, it is a must-see tourist place for lovers of unique and sensational adventures. With its large sand dunes, up to 150 meters high, you will be amazed by these desert landscapes in orange.
According to legend, God unleashed his anger on the wealthy families of the village of Merzouga, who behaved in unhealthy ways. In anger, faced with their wickedness, God unleashed sandstorms so ferocious that the village of Merzouga disappeared under high sand dunes. And the dunes of Erg Chebbi were born.
What are the activities to be done?
- Camel trek.
- Camel ride
- Hike from 1 to 7 days in individual or group.
- Excursions and ballads in quad, buggy, 4×4, surf, toboggan or motorcycle in the dunes of Merzouga.
- Sleeping in the desert under the stars.
- The bivouac in the desert
- Make sand baths.
What do you think?
Lovely post. This journey looks so impressive! Such a gorgeous part of the world. Fanciful list of stuffs to do which I will be adding to my list of things to do when I go there one of these days! You shared breathtaking places and pictures also.