2 days desert tour from Errachidia
2 days tour from Errachidia to Merzouga
This 2-day desert tour from Errachidia offers a perfect blend of cultural immersion and desert exploration. From the fossil-rich town of Erfoud to the rhythmic beats of Gnawa music in Khamlia Village, and the mesmerizing Erg Chebbi dunes in Merzouga, each stop provides a unique experience. Camel rides, sunset views, and traditional dinners in the desert contribute to the magical ambience. The second day of the Errachidia desert tour includes activities like sunrise watching and additional desert exploration before the return journey to Errachidia. This 2 days Errachidia itinerary promises a memorable and enriching desert experience in Morocco.
Highlights of the 2 days tour from Errachidia to Merzouga
- Enjoy a picturesque drive from Errachidia, soaking in the diverse landscapes of eastern Morocco.
- Explore Erfoud, a town known for its fossil industry. Discover and learn about unique fossilized artefacts.
- Embark on a camel ride into the Erg Chebbi dunes. Witness a breathtaking sunset, a highlight of the Sahara Desert.
- Enjoy a traditional Moroccan dinner at a desert campsite. Experience local hospitality under the starlit desert sky.
- Witness the mesmerizing sunrise and sunset over the Sahara Desert.
Suggested itinerary for the 2 days desert tour from Errachidia:
1st Day: Errachidia to Merzouga
Begin your 2 desert adventure from Errachidia with a morning pick-up from the airport or your hotel. This early start allows you to make the most of the day and enjoy the scenic drive towards Merzouga. The first stop will be in the Ziz Valley panoramic view to enjoy the second largest palm groves in Morocco. Later on, we drive through several mudy Berber villages arriving at Erfoud; a town famous for its fossil industry. This is a chance to learn about the geological history of the area. Then we proceed to Rissani town known for its lively market. Have lunch at a local restaurant, savouring traditional Moroccan dishes. This provides an opportunity to immerse yourself in the local culinary scene.
The 2 days desert tour from Errachidia offers you one of the authentic Morocco desert experiences, which is a camel ride in the Erg Chebbi dunes. This activity allows you to explore the desert and witness a breathtaking sunset over the dunes, creating a magical atmosphere. After that, enjoy a traditional Moroccan dinner at a desert campsite. This is an opportunity to experience local hospitality, dine under the stars, and immerse yourself in the serene desert.
2nd Day: Merzouga to Errachidia
The 2nd day of the 2 days desert tour from Errachidia starts after witnessing the sunrise over the Erg Chebbi dunes. The changing colours of the sky and the quiet beauty of the desert in the morning create a memorable experience. Having a fulfilling breakfast at the desert campsite allows you to start the day with energy.
In addition to all this, the 2 days desert tour from Errachidia allows you to engage in optional activities like sandboarding or a 4×4 desert tour before heading back to Errachidia. These activities provide a closer exploration of the desert landscape.
This 2 days desert tour from Errachidia to Merzouga is flexible. Get in touch and we make it suitable for you.
Included in the 2 days desert tour from Errachidia
- All hotel/riad transfers.
- Private travel from Errachidia in a comfortable A/C vehicle.
- English-speaking driver/guide.
- All dinners and breakfasts.
- Camel excursion to Merzouga camp.
- Comfortable accommodation in riad/hotel and Sahara camp.