4x4 Excursion in Merzouga desert

This trip is perfect for you if you want to make the most of your stay in this desert village.

Morocco 4x4 Tour around Erg Chebbi Dunes

Merzouga 4x4 excursion is the most ideal idea to discover all interesting around Merzouga desert, Erg Chebbi dunes. It will allow you to visit the seasonal lake of Merzouga called Sirji visit Khamlia village for some Gnawa music, discover the lead mines of Mifis and nomad families leaving in Berber style tents.

We organize Merzouga desert 4x4 excursion and we can cross the sand dunes of Erg Chebbi desert in Merzouga. We drive in the 4x4 vehicle and we enjoy the terrain vehicle in the sand dunes.

Enjoy driving between the sand dunes in the 4x4 vehicle as it is really challenging drive. Enjoy different way to explore the Merzouga sand dunes as desert activity.

4x4 Excursion in Merzouga, Erg Chebbi dunes

Merouga Desert Overview

Often depicted as a cozy, dusty town, Merzouga lies on the brink of the world-known Sahara Desert, stretching across most of the northern part of the African continent. This small Moroccan town is situated near the largest sand dunes, known as Erg Chebbi. Generally, Merzouga is quite a lovely destination that offers an abundance of fun and exciting activities despite its humble nature. Outside of the marvelous accommodations, private villas, and non-pretentious hotels, Merzouga also invites visitors over for a boiling hot cup of coffee at its wide range of internet cafes and fine restaurants.

With all these pretty exciting activities, tourists must find a lovely housing to spend their nights in. In this regard, Merzouga can offer them a pretty decent number of options — rooms with private a bathroom for maximum comfort and repose. Not only does it excite its guests with its modern and ultra classy setting and decor, but with the excellent services and extras as well.

Program Itinerary
(4x4 tour in Merzouga)

Merzouga is surrounded by quaint villages and great scenery which can be explored with the aid of 4x4s. Take a thrilling drive through the desert dunes spotted with black volcanic rocks, which get you to a few villages, on the route made famous by the Paris Dakar Rally. Visit the seasonal lake of Merzouga called "Sirji Lake", stop over at El Khamlia village, listen to some Gnawa music (Optional) to mingle and possibly have some mint tea with the locals. Please keep in mind that Gnawa musicians, buying a CD (cost about 10€) or tip is required, therefor one of the two options is obligatory otherwise you can skip them and contunue directly to the Lead Mines in Mifis. Then we continu our 4WD excursion to visit nomad people living in Berber-style tents in edge of Erg Chebbi dunes. The last thing you will discover in this desert tour are Gardens in Hassi Labied village (Our Location).

Inclusions: Merzouga desert 4x4 tour

  • Pick-up & drop off at/from your hotel, Riad or Airport
  • Transport by private vehicle with A/C
  • Driver/Guide speaking English
  • Car Fuel
  • Visit all interesting places in area

Exclusions: Merzouga desert 4x4 tour

  • Drinks
  • Lunch

Additional info: Merzouga desert 4x4 tour

  • - Vegetarian option is available, please advise at time of booking if required.
  • - Alcoholic drinks (available to purchase)
  • - Children must be accompanied by an adult.

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Info about 4x4 Excursion around Merzouga desert

  • Duration: 4 to 5 Hours
  • Departure: 09/10 AM
  • Starting Location: Hassi Labied (Merzouga area)
  • Ending Location: Hassi Labied (Merzouga area)
  • Price: From 30€/ Person (It depend on the number of people)
  • Confirmation : Confirmation will be received at time of booking.

Highlights of the Merzouga 4x4 tour

  • Explore the dunes around Merzouga in a 4x4 vehicle
  • Visit seasonal lake of Merzouga (Serji Lake)
  • Enjoy live desert music and play traditional instruments (Optiona)
  • Meet nomad people living in edge of Erg Chebbi dunes
  • Visit Gardens in Hassi Labied Village
  • Discover the Mifis lead mines
  • Learn about the nomadic lifestyle

How to pay for 4x4 Excursion in Merzouga dunes?

To confirm any tour or activity, we require a small deposit to be paid over PayPal to our account, the balance is due in cash at the pick up, to be paid to your driver in euros, or equivalent in dollar or dirhams.

Credit cards :

Unfortunately we do not accept payments with credit cards because they are not very popluar nor practical in Morocco and they generate so many fees and hold some security risks.

Is it possible to pay the total with PayPal ? :

Normally we ask for the balance payments in cash because paypal also has many transaction fees and operational delays since it's an international institution. We can in some cases accept the full payment via paypal however a 5% fee will be applied to cover the extra transaction charges. In case you are considering this method, it is best to arrange the payment before the tour.

Cancelation Policy:

For a full refund, cancel at least 15 days in advance of the start date of the experience.

4x4 Tour around Merzouga dunes Reviews

Sandboarding and quad biking

We have spent an unforgettable day with Mohammed in Merzouga, with a day trip on 4WD through Erg Chebbi dunes, and some rally after. He's very nice and took care of everything. I definitely recommend this activity.

Incredible experience

I never imagined I would love Morocco this much. Said has a great infra structure and everithing you need he provides. Very nice person and the trip has a special character. You really get to know the real morroccan culture.

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Important Note: Our proposal Merzouga Tours & Activities can be modified and designed according to your requirements and needs, so feel free to contact us.

How to get to Merzouga Desert if you are not using our Services from Marrakech or Fes ?

Transport From Marrakech to Merzouga desert:

The bus (Supratours) depart from Marrakech to Merzouga daily at 8.00 morning and arrive in Merzouga around 21:00.

Transport From Fes to Merzouga desert:

The bus (Supratours) depart from Fes to Merzouga daily at 19.00 night and arrive in Merzouga around 06:00.


One of our team we’ll be waiting for you at the bus station in Hassi Labied (Merzouga area).

For more information about “SUPRATOURS” bus Visit: Supratours.ma

If you are coming to Merzouga by a rental car we’ll be waiting for you in a hotel in Hassi Labied (Merzouga area).

For more information about transport in Morocco, please visit this page: Transport in Morocco - Tips & Advice

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