Merzouga is small village southeast of the country famous by Erg Chebbi dunes where the highest dunes in Morocco, formed by wind-blown sand. The dunes of Erg Chebbi reach a height of about 150 meters offering a wonderful view when you are on the top. Several equipped desert camps, cafes hotels are available for visitors with diverse services such as camel trekking, Quad riding and traditional foods. Tourists are attracted by the dunes to experience a unique adventure and the quietness of the desert while having camel trekking and spending the night in a hotel or in an equipped traditional camp.
During the warmest Months of June and July people come to have sand bath which is considered as a treatment for rheumatism whereby they get buried for some minutes.