Tafilalet is one of the big oasis in the world ,a green line across the desert of Hamada and finished by a big square of high dunes of Erg Chebi. this small world keep a lot of great secrets .and let everybody to be curious during his stay.
by the full colors and the diversification of the cultures, the place invite you to a unlimited time and make you to dream lonely .is like to carry back the great feeling and making an appointment with them in this place!
this excursion start from the village of Rissani for across the olds Kasbahs of Tafilalet ,during a couple of hours on small road. that let you to see this simply world by this specially architecture of building the houses, the way of living and the irrigation system for agriculture .to go from place to place and stay with people of the place around a tea with mint .on the road some of locales associations receive us as visitors and give explication to us about there activities .visiting the schools and sitting with teachers and seeing the children activities is a wonderful experience too!
before the sunset and after a rest , the Caravane of camels start from the village of Tingras, a small Kasbah building on a small mountains , very lovely view for the oasis .the excursion on camels took the direction of the desert of Erg Chebi and passing by Hassi Labyad and arriving to Mérzouga.
the sunset in the middle of the oasis is wonderful ,also the place save there diversification of cultures and the tribes respect each others.
the people are smile even if they have nothing...! in the desert, we dialogue more with ourselves ,because we get the feeling that we are completly alone.
Mérzouga is a small village situated in the South Ouest of Morocco. it is the nearest desert to Europe and with more security. this place is wonderful with a large desert , and quiet time.the population is very rich in cultures and skin colors .it is rich in background of the différents tribes and communities(Berbes,Bidouines,Touaregs...) . many ideas comes to the mind when you see this desert and that give an feeling to hold the unlimited world .feeling to think about nothing only to this moment.
the desert really is a good moment where we can make a break in our life and that we need for to take an other air for restarting news moments for life.
i like the colors of the dunes !that change with the light of the sun....sometime wallow sometime red...
camels treks is the favorite program to discover this desert .
as the food in desert is not various but it is very nice food.
it spicy and good in tasty ,Couscous, Tagine... the sun , the food and the people are warm...i like to walk on the soft sand without shoes, that make to be connect more with the desert .i like to go without watch or map of the way...to be lost with the time is better!!
If you want to live this Experience with us ,contact me for more informations and réservation.
Riad Mille et Une Etoiles
Ksar Tannamoust Mérzouga
Tél/ GSM: 00212 667082454