Around the dunes of Merzouga (dromedary)

Discover Merzouga

10359303_10202036484213291_1950543393_oMerzouga is a village Saharan in the Moroccan South, known for its large set of sand dunes: the Erg Chebbi, a real island of sand in the middle of a vast Hamada stony.

With its 28km long and its 7km wide, Erg Chebbi form the most vast massif of dunes of Morocco: Some of these dunes reach a height of 150m! The clarity of the sky, the silence and the change of color of the sand… We falls quickly under the charm of the desert.

Our circuit “around the dunes in dromedary”

A night

2013-04-27-11-48-38Chamelière hiking to spend a night under the tent in an oasis in the hollow of the dunes. Departure at the end of the afternoon on the dromedary accompanied by the camel driver.

Arrival at the oasis at the end of 1H1/2 to attend the sunset.

Tasting a delicious tagine and then evening under the stars

In the morning, sunrise , tea and return to Merzouga to take the breakfast.

Méharées of 3 days (3 days, 2 nights in the dunes)

First Day

280320153462Departure at the end of the afternoon of Merzouga, each with its dromedary.

After an hour and a half walk, arrival at the oasis in the middle of the Dunes of ERG CHEBBI for the sunset on the dunes.

Berber tagine and a tea (Berber Whisky) you will be served.

Night in a Berber tent.

Second Day

desert-chalanger-016New walking in the dunes to the Hamada (chain of rocky mountains which separates Morocco and Algeria) that you will see in the distance.

Arrival among nomads with which you will have lunch.

At the end of the afternoon arrival at the oasis of Bouyrd (a place in the Dunes of ERG CHEBBI) where you will find a tea and a Tagine.

Night under tent.

Third day

The morning return to the village of Merzouga , passing through the dunes of ERG CHEBBI. On arrival you can take a shower.

Méharées of 3 days (3 days, 2 nights village of mines)

First Day

300320153491Departure at the end of the afternoon of Merzouga, each with its dromedary.

After an hour and a half walk, arrival at the oasis in the middle of the Dunes of ERG CHEBBI for the sunset on the dunes. Berber tagine and a tea (Berber Whisky) you will be served.

Second Day

p1000178The next day, sunrise before breakfast.

Walking in the dunes, crossing a river with seasonal trees, before arriving at noon in the village of mines (center of the French army in the years 1930–1960): There you will see the lead mines, fossilized rocks and other minerals as well as the houses and the old cemetery of the village.

Lunch: a salad before resuming the runway in crossing some mountains to arrive at an oasis at the foot of the dunes where you will spend the night in a berber tent, after the tagine and tea well on!

Third day

The third morning after breakfast, you will walk two or three hours on a track to arrive at Merzouga where you will take a well-deserved shower.

In each proposal you will have a camel driver cook who speaks French.

Possibility to modify each proposal. Please do not hesitate to contact me for any information.