Discover the magic of Merzouga and Erg Chebbi with our captivating camel trekking activities. Immerse yourself in the Sahara’s golden splendor, embarking on a unique adventure through towering dunes. Our expert guides ensure a seamless journey, blending cultural immersion, breathtaking landscapes, and unforgettable sunsets. Book Our Merzouga camel trek for an experience that combines adventure, authenticity, and the soul-stirring beauty of Morocco’s desert oasis. Explore Erg Chebbi with us – where every step is a journey into the heart of enchantment. Here’s Our Camel Trekking Activities in Erg Chebbi Desert
ONE NIGHT CAMEL TREKKING – LUXURY OPTION
Our camel treks depart from our accommodation in Merzouga at around 5 pm and includes stops along the dunes for pictures, a nice spot to catch the sunset, head down to the camp, ment tea and sweet cookies upon arrival, be showen to your beautiful ensuite private tent with private western bathroom and hot shower, dinner under the stars beside the bonfire, local music and dance, overnight stay.
Next day early morning wake up to watch the sunrise over the dunes, back to the camp for breakfast, camel ride return to Merzouga, end of the trek at around 9:30am
ONE NIGHT CAMEL TREKKING – NOMAD OPTION
The camp is in the middle of the dunes of erg chebbi, it’s a basic berber camp, nothing luxury, a nomadic berber tent with bedding and blankets, dunes in every direction.
We meet at our accommodation in Merzouga, go for an hour camel riding thru the dunes of erg chebbi, stops along the dunes, a nice spot for the sunset, check in your berber tent, dinner under the stars beside the bonfire, overnight stay.
Next day an early morning wake up to climb the dunes, no need to set your alarm clock somebody will wake u up, catch the sunrise, you have the choice to either have breakfast at the camp or back at the hotel, return by camels with the possibility to shower at the end of the tour, end of our services.
TWO NIGHTS CAMEL TREKKING IN DESERT
ARRIVAL AND CAMEL RIDE
1.- Arrival to our loadge in Merzouga: Your journey begins in the town of Merzouga, where you meet your guide and prepare for the trek.
2.- Camel Ride to the Camp: In the late afternoon, embark on a camel ride into the desert.
3.- Sunset in the Dunes: As you approach the camp, you’ll have the opportunity to witness a stunning desert sunset over the dunes.
4.- First Camp Setup, Basic Stay: Your camp for the first night is a traditional Berber-style camp with comfortable tents equipped with basic amenities.
5.- Dinner and Entertainment: Enjoy a traditional Moroccan dinner around a campfire accompanied by local songs and drumming.
EXPLORING THE DUNES
1.- Sunrise Experience: Wake up early to witness the breathtaking sunrise over the dunes. The play of colors on the sand is a highlight of the experience.
2.- Breakfast: Have a hearty breakfast at the camp before setting out for more exploration on camels.
3.- Dune Exploration: Spend the day exploring the Erg Chebbi dunes. Your guide will take you to some of the highest dunes, providing panoramic views of the surrounding desert.
4.- Lunch in the Desert: Enjoy a picnic lunch in the midst of the dunes.
5.- Free Time: In the afternoon, you will have some free time to relax, take photographs, or simply soak in the unique atmosphere of the desert.
6.- Second Camp, Luxury Stay: Head to the luxury camp in the late afternoon to prepare for another evening in the desert, hot showers and flushing bathrooms are available.
RETURN TO MERZOUGA
1.- Morning Activities: Depending on your schedule, you can go for a final sunrise experience in the dunes.
2.- Breakfast at the camp
3.- 4×4 Ride Back to Merzouga: Bid farewell to the desert and embark on a 4×4 ride back to Merzouga.
ABOUT CAMEL TREKKING ACTIVITIES IN MERZOUGA
Camel trekking is a traditional way to explore the desert in and around Merzouga. You’ll have the chance to ride on the back of a camel, which is well-suited for traversing the sandy terrain. The tours are typically organized by local guides or tour companies.
The duration of our camel tours can vary, ranging from a few hours to several days. Shorter tours are great for those who want to experience the desert without committing to an overnight stay, while longer tours provide a more immersive experience.
SUNSET AND SUNRISE TOURS
One of the highlights of our camel tours in Merzouga is witnessing the breathtaking sunsets and sunrises over the sand dunes. Our tours are timed to coincide with these natural spectacles, as the shifting colors of the desert landscape create a mesmerizing sight.
For a more immersive experience, some of our camel tours include overnight camping in the desert. You’ll sleep in traditional luxury Berber-style tents, dine on local cuisine, and enjoy traditional music around a campfire under the starry desert sky.
WHAT TO BRING
When embarking on our camel tour in Merzouga, it’s important to bring essentials such as comfortable clothing, sunscreen, a hat, sunglasses, and a scarf to protect your face from the desert sun and wind. Be sure to bring a camera to capture the stunning views.
Our Camel tours in Merzouga offer a unique opportunity to experience the beauty and tranquility of the Sahara Desert. Whether you’re interested in a short ride to catch the sunset or a multi-day adventure, our tours provide a memorable experience
While enjoying our camel tour in Merzouga, it’s important to practice responsible tourism. Respect the local culture, wildlife, and environment. Leave no trace by picking up your trash and minimizing your impact on the delicate desert ecosystem.
BOOKING A TOUR
You can book our camel tours through email, Tel or Whatsapp, or even through our office in Merzouga. It’s a good idea to read our reviews, we believe we are a reputable operator that prioritizes the well-being of the camels and provides a safe and enjoyable experience for tourists.
Our Camel tours are generally safe, but make sure to listen to your guide’s instructions, especially when getting on and off the camel. If you have any health concerns or physical limitations, it’s a good idea to discuss them with us before booking.
This experience allows you to connect with the natural wonders of the desert landscape.
OUR CAMEL TREKS IN MERZOUGA INCLUDE FREE AND SECURED PARKING LOT FOR YOUR CARS AND BELONGINGS.