2 days Merzouga dunes desert tour from Marrakech – short introduction: Erg Chebbi is one of Morocco’s two Saharian Ergs – large seas of dunes formed by wind-blown sand. The other is Erg Chigaga near M’hamid. The dunes of Erg Chebbi reach a height of up to 150 meters in places and altogether it spans an area of 50 kilometers from north to south and up to 5–10 kilometers from east to west lining the Algerian border. The nearest sizable town is Erfoud, about 60 kilometers further north. One other city is Rissani, around 40 kilometers from Merzouga, and from the 8th to the 14th century, there was a separate kingdom, known as Sijilmassa, which was prosperous owing to former caravan routes.
Here you will find the 2 DAYS MARRAKECH TO MERZOUGA desert tour that truly will allow you to experience the Moroccan Sahara Desert. Spend the night at a Bedouin camp in the Erg Chebbi dunes. Ride a camel to watch the sunset and sunrise. See the Kasbah and valleys of Ouarzazate, and much more.
Duration: 2 Days/1 Night
Starting time: 8:00 AM ( or earlier in winter time)
Ending time: 18:00/19:00 Pm
Category: Private or Shared tour.
Accommodation: Standard or luxury hotels and desert camp depending on your choice.
Languages: English speaking driver or depending on your language availability.
Payment: Direct payment to the driver in Cash by any currency
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