OPTION 1: Sunset and return to the Hotel
Erfoud is the gateway to one of the most beautiful natural sites in the world, the amazing dunes at Erg Chebbi.
In the afternoon Arrival at your hotel where you change vehicles to a 4-wheel drive and departure over a track road (about 1 hour 15 mn)
Arrive at the spectacular dunes of Erg Chebbi which were featured in fil Lawrence of Arabia.
The dunes are a majestic sight and you can spend as much time as you like walking among them as you witness the sunset.
If you get too tired or seem to go too far, there are several camel drivers who will find you and bring you back! Return to your hotel for a late supper
OPTION 2: 1 Night Bivouac at MERZOUGA DUNES
Drive by 4×4 from Erfoud, 55 km .
En route you would stop at a fossil quarry and visit the lake. If there is water, you have to witness a spectacular cluster of wild birds.
Proceed to desert, the golden sand dunes of Merzouga, one of the unforgettable sights in Morocco.
Switching to camels, and trek into the vast and silent Sahara, to Berber camp for overnight
Magic and unusual venue for an unforgettable experience Bivouac decoration:
On arrival at the Camp, you would be greeted in a big nomadic tent (made with camel hair). On the ground: Carpets, tables and traditional chairs & lamps.
Light: Burning wood fire, storm lanterns and a light generator for the whole camp.
Table set up (minimum basis): White or coloured napkins, tables and traditional Chairs Dinner: Meals are served on a round table for 6 to 8 pax.
Sample of menu served during a seated bivouac dinner:
*Variety of Moroccan salads Tagine with chicken, lemon and olives*Tagine with beef and prunes*Kebab*Seasonal fruits* Mint tea & Moroccan pastries
Sanitary: Chemical toilets, toilets paper and soap, hot water, mirrors.
Optional Entertainment upon request: Folkloric entertainment, blue me with torch, dromedaries.
Belly dancers, Henna, snakes charmer, monkey tamers, fantasia (depends on location)…Open air night club with DJ or orchestra, stage, lightning
OPTION 3: Camel Riding (Mehari)
One night in the sand dunes and Camel riding (according to the Bedoui way of life). Upon your arrival, camels would be waiting for you to experience an unforgettable ride. The «desert ship» would carry you through sand dunes and spectacular scenery. It will be followed by a magical guided-tour and the admiration of a star studded sky. Then a bivouac would be set up around a wood fire. Bedouin traditional dinner and accommodation will be provided under a nomadic tent.
Services not mentioned in the program
Tips / porters & Personal expenses