Merzouga Activities

The 5 Best Outdoor Activities in Merzouga

Merzouga Activities - Erg Chebbi Dunes

The Merzouga Activities are ATV Quad Biking, Buggy Driving, 4×4 Excursion, SandBoarding, and a Day Trip to Safsaf Oasis from Merzouga. In addition to camel rides, these outdoor activities are the most popular in Erg Chebbi dunes. Recently, Merzouga desert activities become a must to any visitor. Don’t miss the chance!

1) Merzouga ATV Quad Bike, Buggies, and 4x4 Excursion

These Merzouga activities (ATV Quads, Buggies, and 4×4 excursions) are the most chosen by our customers. The Quad biking and buggies give you an opportunity to explore the heart of the Erg Chebbi dunes and a visit to some of the highest sand dunes, therefore these two activities are a little bit adventurous.

The Merzouga 4×4 excursions are explorative more than adventurous, it is a chance to visit and discover all the interesting sites in the Merzouga area including a visit to a nomad family living on the edge of the dunes. This 4WD excursion is a tour around the Erg Chebbi dunes without entering the middle of the sand dunes.

All the Merzouga Sahara desert activities are available during the daytime if you are looking for a full desert experience, modern equipment, and instruction from skillful local assistants. You are in the right place! Read more details and feel free to drop us a message now!


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2) Merzouga Sandboarding & Day Trip to Safsaf Oasis

The Sandboarding activity and the one-day trip to Safsaf Oasis are not much popular as an activity that can stand alone, especially the sandboarding being included in all the Merzouga Camel Trekking Tours that include camping in the desert.

In spite of that, taking a sandboard and climb the high sand dune on your own still a great option for many travelers and desert wanderlusts lovers.


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More About The Merzouga Activities

Merzouga is a small village in the southeast of Morocco, it is 560 km from Marrakech and 460 km from Fes. Merzouga is surrounded by other villages, all of which are located on the edge of the Erg Chebbi sand dunes, the most prominent of these villages is the village of Hassi Labied located about 4 km north of Merzouga.

Merzouga Activities
Erg Chebbi Dunes, Merzouga, Morocco

Merzouga desert and the famous Erg Chebbi dunes are always a flurry of activity being one of the main attractions in Morocco. One such activity is the opportunity of the ATV Quad biking on the wavy dunes.

This thrilling activity has become a must-do for many people visiting Erg Chebbi. It is fun for both first-timers and those that are acquainted with previous experiences. There is so much to do in Merzouga and above are famous for those activities.

As locals at Morocco Tours Agency, we offer quite the package for anyone who wants a full desert experience. You can get a tour of the desert either by camel, 4WD, Quad bike, or Buggy driving at affordable prices.

Get to mingle with the locals courtesy of a town tour, sleep under the Erg Chebbi shining stars in a Berber tent. Your satisfaction is our priority Aim.

What do these Merzouga Activities and Tours usually include?

At our Merzouga Desert Activities, we almost include everything, all the necessary things you will need are covered. Here is a list of the Merzouga Activities includes.

⇒ Quads & Buggies

  • Secure park for your car/Motorcycle at our guesthouse
  • Quad/Buggy per person or 2 people maximum
  • Safety helmet
  • Experienced guide/assistant with his own quad or buggy

⇒ 4×4 Excursions

  •  Secure park for your car/Motorcycle at our guesthouse
  • Tour in a modern and comfortable 4WD
  • Experienced driver

⇒ Sandboarding Activity

  • Sandboards

⇒ Day Trip to Safsaf Oasis from Merzouga

  • Secure park for your car/Motorcycle at our guesthouse
  • Tour in a modern and comfortable 4WD
  • Experienced driver
  • Lunch

Here are our Merzouga Activities Prices

The Merzouga Activities prices mainly depend on the number of travelers in your group. Here are the estimated costs. Please contact us for more details.

QuadsBuggies4x4 ExcursionsSandboardingSafsaf Day Trip
Only €40/personOnly €110/Buggy
From €30Only €10
From €50

Do I need previous experience to do these activities?

No, you don’t need previous experience to do these activities, as you will get the necessary instructions before the experience. Only what you must do here and we also vehemently recommend about it is to follow the instructions provided and remember that your safety is a priority for both of us!

How is the booking process?

Free Booking! To book any tour, usually, we ask for a small deposit to be paid via Paypal, Wise, or bank transfer. The rest of the payment is payable in cash to your driver/guide at the pick-up.

Paying the deposit is free, in case you would like to pay the full amount or half off, in order to avoid carrying much cash, it is possible to do it through Paypal or Payoneer.

  1. To pay the full amount by Paypal, there will be a 5% extra to cover the Paypal fees.
  2. To pay the full amount by Wise or bank transfer there will be a 2% extra to cover the transaction fee.

Note: Currently we do not accept credit cards and bank transfers are a time-consuming and high-fee process.

What is your cancellation policy?

  • For a complete refund, please cancel at least 30 days in advance of the date of the activity.
  • If you cancel less than 15 days in advance, the deposit is nonrefundable, but it is still available for your use if you reschedule your trip in the future.
Conclusion: Merzouga Desert Activities

Eventually, a trip to the Merzouga desert and Erg Chebbi dunes is incomplete without at least one of those activities. Immersing yourself into the most impressive, golden-orange sand dunes in Morocco on a powerful quad or buggy is undoubtedly a must!

Therefore, as locals, we invite you to an unforgettable and lifetime desert experience. An experience in full vibes of joy and adventure! Please feel free to find out more about your desired activity and reach out! We are happy to assist. Our goal is to book better, travel better, and feel better!

How to get to Merzouga?
Transport From Marrakech to Merzouga desert:

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

Transport From Fes to Merzouga desert:

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

Note: One of our team we’ll be waiting for you at the bus station in Merzouga.

  • For more information about the “SUPRATOURS” bus visit its official website: Supratours.
  • If you are coming to Merzouga by rental car we’ll be waiting for you at our guesthouse in Merzouga.
  • For more information about transport in Morocco, please visit this article: Transport in Morocco – Tips & Advice.
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Want an unforgettable camel ride experience and a night camping in the Sahara Desert of Merzouga? Find out the most popular and the best Merzouga camel trek tours here!

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