Morocco Sahara trekking adventure 6 days

Morocco sahara trekking adventure 6 days

Sahara trekking Adventure: Trekking through the Moroccan Sahara is a wonderful, unique and very liberating experience.

This trip involves trekking for 5 to 6 hours a day on a variety of terrain from hard rock to soft sand dunes, Supported by an experienced guide and team with camels. Our luggage and the equipment is carried by camels. It is only necessary to carry a small daypack with daily essentials such as water, suncream and camera… In winter daytime temperatures in the Sahara are not hot and trekking at this time of year quite comfortable. We camp in the sahara for 3 nights. During this trip you will see the great Sahara and its contrasts, red canyon, head to one of the largest dunes in this region.

Duration: 8 days

Period: October to April

Trek Grade: Easy to Medium

Maximum Elevation: Tichka Pass 2200 meters

Accommodation: camping.

Trek Highlights 

– Camel trekking in sahara desert

– Discover Erg Chigaga dunes

– Nights in the tents under the starry skies

– Meet the nomads of the desert

 

Itinerary of Sahara trekking Adventure

Day 1: Arrival

Arrival in Marrakech, and spending the night in the hotel.

Day 2: Marrakech – Faija

After an early breakfast, we head south and traverse the high Atlas Mountains via the Tizi N’Tichka pass. We then pass Ouarzazate and head to Saghro Massif, to arrive at the green Draa Valley with its Ksars fortified villages and oasis. We arrive Faija Plateau in the afternoon, and camp in tents.  7 hour drive.

Day 3: Faija – Canyon

After breakfast in the morning, we trek to pass a small hill which gives a great view. We then trek down in a small canyon to arrive at one of the oasis at the exit of the Grand canyon. Overnight in tents. 6 hours walking.

Day 4: Canyon – Erg Chigaga

We spend quite some time passing through the impressive canyon walls. We arrive late in the afternoon in the huge dunes of Chigaga. A camp has already been installed at the location, and you enjoy the sunset from the sand dunes. We spend the night in tents. 6 hours walk.

Day 5: Erg Chigaga – Bouguern Dunes

After an early breakfast, we trek from Chigaga towards the east direction through a large plateau. We arrive at the other side of Oued Latache where we have lunch. We then continue to Bouguern dunes, and overnight in tent. 6 hours trek.

Day 6: Bouguern Dunes – Keriate Jmal Dunes

After an early breakfast, we leave Bouguern trekking on sand dunes to KeriateJmal dunes. We camp in tent. 5 hours walk.

Day 8: Dunes Keriate Jmal – Marrakech

We take a short hike in the morning (2 hour trek), we find our transport and head back to Marrakech (8 hour drive).You spend the night in the hotel at Marrakech.

Day 8: departure

Flight back home.

 

Price:

Group 2 people 3 people 4 or more persons
Price per person 520 € 460 € 370 €

 

Price Details:

Price includes the following Price excludes the following
– English speaking guide
– Transfers from and to your hotel
– Accommodation for trekking duration
– Camels for luggage carrying during trek
– Kitchen equipment
– All meals during your trek
– Ticket flight
– Travel insurance
– Accommodation and meals in Marrakech
– Drinks
– Entrance fees
– Traditional tips

 

Materials Needed For Tour

– Big bag for clothing
– Backpack for each daily supplies
– Good walking shoes and socks fit for rugged terrain
– 3-4 season sleeping bag
– Warm and light clothes
– Lightweight waterproof over-trousers/ rain-pants
– Personal First aid kit
– Sunglasses
– Sun-cream
– Head torch
– Camera
– Hat
– Toilet tissues
– Water bottle
– Water purifier

 Additional Details

– This trek is available and can be arranged for groups of all sizes.

– Further discounts are available for group sizes over 8 people.

– You can pay in €/$/£ or Moroccan Dirhams.

 

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