Camel trek M’hamid 7 days

Camel trek M’hamid – Morocco desert trek – Morocco camel trekking 7 days – Erg Chigaga trekking tour

  • Sahara nomadic experience - Adventure trip
  • Camel ride
  • Discovery of the different faces of the Sahara
  • Overnights in the desert (tent or under the stars)

Camel trek M'hamid 7 days

Morocco desert trek – Camel trekking Morocco 7 days – Camel trek Mhamid – Sahara camel trekking tour

Day 1

M’hamid – Sidi Naji

You will meet your guides in the village of M’hamid. A turban on your head, you leave with the caravan in the desert. The camels carry equipment and provisions. You will enjoy 2 or 3 hours of hike in the morning. At noon, break in the shade of the tamaris for lunch.

Your Morocco camel trek continues in the afternoon to the tomb of the Sidi Naji marabout, a place of pilgrimage for the Nouaji tribe. You will install the mobile camp at the foot dunes to Sidi Naji. Dinner around the fire.

Day 2

Sidi Naji – Erg Zahar

The day after your Morocco desert trekking, you leave the dunes of Sidi Naji and you take the direction of Erg Zahar. The dunes of Erg Zahar are also called “screaming dunes”. They emit a crystalline sound in contact with the wind. The view is impregnable in the desert. You will enjoy this beautiful landscape of nature and a beautiful sunset. Overnight in Erg Zahar.

Day 3

Erg Zahar – Erg Smar

The third day of your Sahara camel trekking tour will be devoted to camel trek in the desert to Erg Smar. Your desert trip will allow you to discover new landscapes. The hamadas (desert plateau) and ergs (dunes) follow one another. You will spend your third night at the foot of the dunes of Erg Smar.

Day 4

Erg Smar – Erg Chegaga

After breakfast, departure of Erg Smar for the large dunes of Chegaga. Erg Chigaga is home to the largest dunes in the Moroccan desert. Very beautiful landscapes, high dunes … After your daily walk, you will install the mobile nomadic camp at Erg Chegaga.

Day 5

Erg Chegaga – Erg Bougarne

The next day, camel trek in the morning for about 2 hours. You will leave Erg Chigaga to go to another dunes in the Sahara – Erg Bougarne. The dunes of Erg Bougarne (which are located in the spot of an old oasis) are a beautiful place to visit. You will stop there for the night. Dinner around the fire.

Day 6

Erg Bougarne – Oued Naam

On the sixth day of your Morocco camel trek, you will take the way to visit Oued Naam. Hiking about 5 hours during the day. You will spend the night in this place. 

Day 7

Oued Naam – M’hamid

Your Sahara trek is coming to an end. The nomadic camp is bent, the camels are loaded and the caravan takes the direction of M’hamid. Arrival in the afternoon.

Morocco desert camp in M’hamid (optional)

Where to spend the night before the departure for the trek? 

  • You can spend the night before your departure trek in our desert camp located in M’hamid.
  • It is recommended to spend the night before the departure for your Sahara trek in M’hamid or in the surroundings.
  • You can also stay at the desert camp for an extra night at your back from the camel trekking Sahara tour.

Morocco desert camp

Do you know how to reach M’hamid for the Morocco camel trekking program?

Several solutions exist :

  • You can go to the village of M’hamid by bus. Bus lines provide transport from the main cities: Ouarzazate, Marrakech …
  • You can also opt for a shared / private taxi trip.
  • We can organize the transfer to the desert (private or in a group) by making you enjoy a visit of the beautiful Drâa Valley, typical villages, kasbahs, and the palm grove … if you are interested in this option, contact us for more information.

Interested by the 7 days camel trekking program?