Merzouga desert tours

Visit Erg Chebbi

Merzouga desert tours – discover Erg Chebbi the most beautiful dunes in the Moroccan Sahara

If you are looking for excursion during your Morocco holidays or the best places to visit during your Morocco travel, you have certainly put Merzouga on the list.

Merzouga or Erg Chebbi is famous for its high dunes, some of them reaching 150m! Merzouga is a very beautiful place in the Sahara covered with golden dunes. Visit Erg Chebbi to discover the Morocco desert !

Moreover, you can spend a night in a Merzouga desert camp. And enjoy the sunset in Erg Chebbi along with a camel ride. The Merzouga desert tours from Marrakech with Sahara camp overnight are perfects to visit Erg Chebbi. But there are also Fez to Merzouga desert trips and Erg Chebbi excursions from Ouarzazate and Casablanca. You can also try the sandsurf, do quad biking, buggy ride in Erg Chebbi or a camel trekking.  

Merzouga desert is one of the places to discover during your Morocco holidays. Ready for a Sahara desert adventure?

Erg Chebbi desert trip

3-day Marrakech to Merzouga desert tours

How to get to Merzouga from Marrakech? It’s possible to plan a 4×4 Marrakech to Merzouga desert tour. The most popular tour is a 3-day Merzouga desert trip from Marrakech. All the long of the trip you will discover the Kasbahs and typical villages. You will pass by the Atlas mountains, Ouarzazate, the Oasis of Skoura, the Valley of Roses. The first night is planned at the Dades Gorges. On the second day, after crossing the Todra Gorges and Erfoud, arrival in Erg Chebbi. You enjoy camel ride in Merzouga and the night is spent in a Morocco Sahara desert camp. The full program of this Merzouga desert trip is available bellow.

3-day Marrakech to Merzouga trip

2-day Ouarzazate to Merzouga trip

The Merzouga desert tours from Ouarzazate are short trips to Erg Chebbi. The 2-day Ouarzazate desert tour is perfect to spend a night in the Morocco desert. There are many Erg Chebbi desert camps and also Merzouga luxury camps. This Erg Chebbi tour from Ouarzazate 2 days is a nice Sahara experience. A 3-day Morocco desert trip from Ouarzazate to Merzouga is also available.

2-day Erg Chebbi tour from Ouarzazate  

Fez to Merzouga desert tours

If you want to start a Merzouga desert trip from Fez, it’s better to plan a 3-day Morocco desert tour. The first day of this trip to Erg Chebbi is rich of visits. The journey takes about 8 hours. Landscapes are very varied. From the green mountains (snowy) of the Middle Atlas to the golden dunes of the Sahara at Erg Chebbi. You will pass by Ifrane, Azrou, Midelt, and Erfoud. On the second day, this Merzouga desert tour makes you discover the Todra Gorges and the Dades Gorges if you want to finish the trip in Marrakech.


The Merzouga desert trip from Fez program can be customized. If you have more time for your Sahara holidays, we recommend you a 7-day Erg Chebbi tour from Fez