Tour Around Erg Chebbi Desert Dunes By 4WD
After breakfast we begin the drive to explore to the tiny villages around Erg Chebbi dunes such as Hassi Labied, Merzouga and Khamlia. In Hassi Labied we will stop at the garden where you will view the canal irrigation system. From here we continue on the trail toward Merzouga. Near Merzouga,you will have the chance to see Dayet Srji lake that forms in the spring time which attracts flocks of pink flamingos and wildlife, Bird-watchers will enjoy this peaceful area.
On our way to Kamlia we expect to meet locals showing their desert foxes. You may also encounter desert reptiles and mammals. In Khamlia, known as the village of black people who were once slaves from Sudan. You will be hospitably welcomed with a cup of tea (Whiskey Berber) while enjoying their spiritual Gnawa music. Leaving Khamlia, our next stop is on the panoramic view of golden dunes near the Algerian border.
We may stop for a picnic lunch under the shadow of a tree before continuing to visit a Nomad family, who live under Berber tents while taking care of the herds of cattle, goats and camels. You will be introduced to family members and getting to know about their way of life while enjoying the taste of a nice cup of tea. After this you will have the chance to visit the sites of black volcanic rocks. Continuing on, we reach the panoramic view near Yasmina Auberge where you will be amazed at the scene of the dunes in addition to the nearby lake (springtime). Back to your hotel for lunch and relax.