Length: 9 days/8 nights
Start and end at: Marrakech
Lodging: Hotel or riad in Marrakech and bivouac in the desert
Transport: SUV or minibus
Morocco Magic Desert 9 Days Trek (Ref-LSDTDM09)
2 person : 546€ per person.
3 person : 475€ per person.
4 person : 419€ per person.
Magic Morocco Desert Trek 9 Days
Day 1: MARRAKECH
When you arrive at the airport in Marrakech, our team will drive you to a nearby hotel where dinner will be served.
Day 2 : MARRAKECH – ZAGORA – OUM LAACHAR
Departure for Zagora and the desert across a landscape filled with minerals where you will soon discover, when you arrive at Agdz, the wonderful oases of the Drâa valley, dotted with hardened earth villages (ksour). From Zagora, you will follow a path until a rendezvous site with the camel handlers. Bivouac and night spent at Oum Lachaar.
Day 3: OUM LACHAAR – OUED LAHMASER
Start of trekking, with the caravan heading south: here are the magnificent desert plateaus as far as the eye can see, small mountains ravaged by the sand. Bivouac at Oum Lahmaser.
Day 4: OUED LAHMASER – ERG CHEGAGA
You will hit the road, and soon, in the middle of the desert, here are oases, Dayat Chigaga is actually a drainage zone between huge dunes that covers itself in plant life and flowers after the rainy season. Bivouac at the base of the dunes of Chegaga.
Day 5: ERG CHEGAGA – OUED LAATACHE
You will progress to the heart of the sand desert, around you, the majestic dunes lie as far as the eye can see. Bivouac at Oued Laatache
Day 6: OUED LAATACHE – EL BOUR
In the desert dotted with a few tamaris trees, you will progress until you reach El Bour, where you will bivouac.
Day 7: EL BOUR – BERTAM – M’HAMID
You will leave El Bour, and walking will continue towards the rocky plains of the Drâa valley. The area in which you will walk is a desert peppered with volcanic rock. In the late afternoon you will return to M’hamid, where rest and a shower await you.
Day 8: M’HAMID – MARRAKECH
Early in the morning you will leave camel handlers and camels and return to Marrakech or Ouarzazate via the verdant Draa valley.
Day 9: MARRAKECH
Transfer to the airport and assistance until boarding.
– Transportation in private Taxi or Minibus with driver (Including petrol)
– 2 nights in a hotel or riad
– 6 nights in the camp in the desert (Tents, mattresses and covers are provided)
– 5 days hiking by camels in the desert
– The services of a Guide, Cook and camel trainer
– Full board
– Camel trekking
– Local tax
– Our assistance
– Drinks (You need to buy mineral water in Zagora)
You can pay in €/$/£ or Moroccan Dirhams.