n the edge of the Sahara desert lies the little town set between the sand ridges. With an essence of conventional Berber life, the remote town is starting to draw in voyagers to appreciate and encounter life in the desert. Merzouga is a fantasy desert goal loaded up with camel rides and ethereal desert magnificence.
It is said that in legend that a rich family had once rejected friendliness to a poor lady and her child. God was enraged by this, and covered them under the sand of Erg Chebbi, in this manner making the ridges ascending out of the scene.
Where Is It Located?
Merzouga lies around 50 k from the fringe with Algeria; around 50 k from Erfoud, and around 35 k southeast of Risanni. Merzouga is known for its cordial and inviting Berbers who make up a large portion of the number of inhabitants in the town.
Numerous guests go to Merzouga on the grounds that it is near Erg Chebbi. Erg Chebbi is an expansive zone of amazing sand ridges: this region extends for 50 k and is around 5 k wide. An erg is a huge expansive zone of level desert with hills and next to zero vegetation. An erg is an Arabic word that signifies “rise field.”