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From Merzouga: Full-Day Small Group 4x4 Dunes Tour

Product ID: 67000
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This day trip is perfect for you if you want to make the most of your stay in this desert city. Visit the village of Khamlia, play traditional instruments, visit a Berber family in their home and ride through the desert scenery in a 4x4!
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Duration: 7 hours
Starting times 9:00 AM, 9:30 AM, 10:00 AM
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Spanish, English, French

Pickup included

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Experience

Highlights
  • Explore the dunes around Merzouga in a 4x4 vehicle
  • Enjoy live desert music and play traditional instruments
  • Visit a Berber family in their tent for lunch
Full description
Start your visit to the area around Merzouga and the land of the Ait Khebbach tribe with pick-up from your accommodation in a spacious and comfortable 4x4 vehicle.

Start your desert exploration with a visit to the village of Khamlia. Here, you'll enjoy the inhabitants' music and dance, and have the opportunity to try their instruments and learn to play some desert music of your own!

Cross desert plateaus far away from concrete roads and visit a Berber family in their tent for lunch. Learn how they live in their tents with goats, sheep and working donkeys, as well as how to prepare a Berber pizza on the fire. Enjoy this delicious communal meal in their home.

Afterwards, take a 4x4 down a gravel road to the Lake of Merzouga (also named Lake Tamezguida), which appears seasonally from November to May during the rainy season in  Middle Atlas. This is the best spot to see desert birds, and sometimes even flamingos! Return to your accommodation in Merzouga in the late afternoon.
Includes
  • Small group tour
  • Local guide/driver
  • Pick-up from your accommodation
  • Transportation in a comfortable 4x4 car
  • Lunch at a local Berber family's tent
What’s Not Included
  • Drinks
  • Tips for your guide

Prepare for the activity

Important information
What to bring
  • Comfortable shoes
  • Sunscreen
Know before you go
Comfortable shoes and sun protection are strongly recommended

From US$ 88.67 per person

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Product ID: 67000