Merzouga Desert Camp offers a wide range of activities for an unforgettable Sahara desert experience. From sandboarding down the highest dune to exploring fossils, here is what you can do while visiting this magical place:
Sandboarding – Climb the highest dunes and let a board take you across the golden sand dunes. Enjoy this adrenaline-pumping activity with family and friends or just go solo!
Full-Day Desert Excursion – Embark on a full morning discovery of the desert and its people, complete with tea with nomadic families and visits to Gnaouas villages. It’s an amazing journey through time!
Camel Ride – Traditional camel rides are available in options ranging from 30 minutes to watch the sunset, 1 hour or more to experience the true silence of the desert, all up to several days of trekking through sand dunes.
Buggy Activity – Explore Erg Chebbi in style as only 4-wheel drive, fully automatic buggies with seat belts, roll cages, and off-road suspension are used for these activities. Feel free to take it easy or choose a more thrilling ride!
Quad Biking ATV – An exciting alternative for those looking at exploring the Sahara Desert on four wheels is the Quad Trek; available anytime during your stay at Merzouga camp. Experience thrills while driving safely among Erg Chebbi’s sands!
Visiting Fossils – Learn about fascinating geological history while visiting local fossil spots amongst golden sand formations. Moreover, there’s an informative tour highlighting a variety of fossils found around here which makes it even more interesting!
Dinner Under The Stars – Take your pick between a buffet dinner served by camp staff or enjoy a 4-course dinner organised under the stars amidst a grandeur atmosphere offered only by Merzouga Camp.
Picnic In An Oasis – Take a well-prepared picnic lunch into account when planning your day trip in the Sahara Desert; it gives you a chance not only to soak up the sun but also enjoy breathtaking views over oases surrounded by red sands!
Meditation & Yoga– Different kinds of meditations like silent meditation, mantra chanting meditation, and walking meditation suitable for beginners as well as experienced practitioners.
Walking On The Highest Dune And finally don’t forget to go explore nearby surroundings on foot; either walk in red-orange coloured sand dunes around the camp or challenge yourself climbing directly over one of them!