Experience Moroccan Sahara.(4
days walking trip in the desert).
During this trip we drive to the south of Morocco,
and we start our walking trip from in palm filled oasis in Zagora.
In 4 days we explore many groups of massive dunes known as Ergs, the
most impressive one is Erg Chegaga. On the way back to Marrakech, we
stop in Tamegroute to visit a site of a brotherhood (Zaouia Naciriya)
dated back to 11C and an old library which contains more than 4000priceless
Erg Ezehhar, during the sandstorm the wind makes a strange
noise while stroking these dunes. they are called howler
The dunes of Chegaga form one of the most beautiful Erg
of North Africa, thanks to its big dunes of nearly 200m of
-Day 1: Your arrival to Marrakech (meeting with your leader in the hotel).
-Day 2: Transfer to Zagora in the south of Morocco, across the
high-Atlas mountains, night in a hotel. 5 hours drive.
-Day 3: Transfer to Oulad Driss, and we start our walk from Bounou to
Sidi Naji (night in the tents) One hour drive and 5 hours trek.
We visit the shrine and we continue our walk to Erg Ezehhar, (screaming
dunes), 3h30mn walk, in the afternoon 2 hours around the Erg. night in
Day 5: Today we cross Oued Dra and we head to the north to join
another beautiful site called Bouguern, 5 hours walk, night in the tents.
We cross a large plateau of small stones of different colors and sizes and
some acacia trees, to Oued Naam, lunch by a well, afternoon we continue for
about 2 hours to Mhamid (last night in the tents)
we drive back to Marrakech. Visit of the library in Tamegroute. About 7
hours drive. Night in the Hotel.
Day 8 :
Transfer to the airport.
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Highlights of the trip:
-Visit of Ksar Tamegroute dated back to
-Visit of library in Tamegroute.
- 4 days trek in the desert with camels..
-3 nights in the tents by the dunes.
-Drive across the high atlas mountains.
- Full board during
-4 nights in igloo
tents in the desert
-services of a
professional guide, a cook and camel drivers during the hike,
-transfer to the
starting point of the hike and transfer back to Marrakech.
- Travel Insurance.
-Drinks and personnel expenses.