Morocco desert trek 3 days – M’hamid – Erg Chigaga

Morocco desert trek 3 days – Camel trek Morocco – Sahara desert trip – Camel trekking tour Morocco

Excursion to Erg Chigaga – Sahara overnight nomadic camp – Erg Chigaga desert camp


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

Morocco desert trek 3 days - M'hamid - Erg Chigaga

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Day 1

Camel trek in the Sahara and night in nomadic tents in the desert

In the morning, you will find camels that will accompany you during your hike in the Sahara desert. On the first day of your Morocco desert trek, you will hike in the desert to discover different landscapes, enjoy the quiet and silence.

At noon, you will have a break for lunch before resuming your camel trekking tour in the afternoon. You will advance with your nomadic guides and camels in the beautiful dunes of the Sahara Desert.

In the evening, dinner around a fire and installation in nomadic tents. Overnight in the desert.

Day 2

Departure in 4X4 for the dunes of Erg Chigaga

Your Morocco desert trek continues. You will leave camels and you will go to Erg Chigaga to discover the largest dunes of the Moroccan Sahara. Lunch at Erg Chigaga.

You will enjoy a moment of discovery of the big dunes of Erg Chigaga in the afternoon and unforgettable sunset!

Dinner and overnight in a traditional desert camp. You will enjoy Sahrawi nomadic music! 

Day 3

It’s time to return to M’hamid

The end of your Morocco desert camel trek is approaching. After breakfast in Erg Chigaga, you will take the 4X4 to return to M’hamid around noon.

There are 2 hours driving on the track in the desert from Erg Chigaga to M’hamid. Enjoy beautiful landscapes during your trip!

Lunch at our desert camp in M’hamid. You will appreciate a delicious meal prepared by your hosts: the Sahrawi nomads! Departure 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.

Desert camp M'hamid

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 3 days camel trekking program?