MOROCCO desert activities
ACTIVITIES IN SAHARA DESERT
morocco sahara desert
The Sahara Desert of Morocco is a vast and arid region in the northern part of Africa that covers approximately 31% of Morocco’s land area. It is the world’s largest hot desert, with temperatures that can reach up to 50°C during the day and drop to freezing at night. The Sahara Desert is known for its stunning sand dunes, rocky landscapes, and unique flora and fauna.
There are many activities that you can do in the Sahara Desert of Morocco. Some popular options include:
SAHARA DESERT CAMEL RIDE
Camel Trekking: This is one of the most popular activities in the Sahara Desert. You can take a guided camel trekking tour toward the heart of the dunes and experience the desert in a traditional way, you can enjoy the stunning desert landscape, watch the sunset and the sunrise over the dunes.
also there is sandboarding, You can go sandboarding on the dunes of the Sahara Desert. It is a thrilling experience that will give you a rush of adrenaline
ATV IN SAHARA OF MOROCCO
Quad activity considers one of the activities that allow you to enjoy and have fun while crossing the dunes, you ride your quad while following a guide who rides his own in front of you, this tour can be rent for (one hour, two hours, a half day, and full day). the stops can be in one of the highest dunes in ERG CHEBBI to enjoy a panoramic view and see all the area from the top.
BUGGY IN MERZOUGA DUNES
BUGGIES ACTIVITY IN MOROCCO
Buggy activity is an exciting and thrilling experience for those who enjoy off-roading and adventure. It can be challenging due to the soft and shifting sand. During a buggy activity in the desert, participants may encounter various obstacles such as steep hills, sharp turns, and rocky terrain. They may also have the opportunity to enjoy the breathtaking scenery of the desert landscape and observe the local wildlife. The Buggies can rent for (hour, two hours, half day, full day)..
MERZOUGA EXCURSION BY 4X4
Merzouga is a small village in southeastern Morocco, known for its towering sand dunes and spectacular desert landscapes. There are many places that you can visit in Merzouga by 4×4 vehicle, including:
Erg Chebbi Dunes: These towering sand dunes are the main attraction in Merzouga. You can take a 4×4 vehicle to explore the dunes and take a camel ride to experience the desert like a local.
Khamlia Village: This small village is located near Merzouga and is home to the Gnawa people, known for their unique music and cultural traditions. You can visit Khamlia to experience their music and learn about their way of life.
Lake Dayet Srji: This large salt lake is located near Merzouga and is a popular spot for bird watching and nature walks. You can take a 4×4 vehicle to explore the lake and its surrounding landscapes.
Nomad Camps: There are several nomad camps located in the desert around Merzouga, where you can experience the traditional way of life in the Sahara. You can take a 4×4 vehicle to visit these camps and learn about their culture and tradition.
OVERNIGHT IN A LUXURY CAMP
Overnighting in the heart of the desert in Merzouga offers an unparalleled opportunity to immerse yourself in a truly magical and authentic desert experience, where you can disconnect from the hustle and bustle of everyday life and reconnect with nature. You will have the opportunity to witness the true beauty and tranquility of the desert. In the afternoon, after meeting in the agreed place, you will go to ride your camels and start your trip to the other side of the Erg Chebi dunes. Along the way, you will admire the view of the golden dunes, and the opportunity to enjoy the sunset on the top of a big dune, before continuing to the camp. You will get a luxury tent with a private bathroom. After dinner, you will enjoy an atmosphere night under the starry sky, where the fire will be lit, and play Berber music with camel guides and stuff. You will wake up early to have the opportunity to see the sunrise and enjoy the landscape. You will get a hearty breakfast, before crossing the dunes back to Merzouga.