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

Morocco desert trek 3 days – Camel trek Morocco to Erg Chigaga – Sahara desert trip – Camel trekking tour Morocco – Excursion to Erg Chigaga – Erg Chigaga desert camp


  • Sahara nomadic experience - Adventure trip
  • Camel trek
  • Discovery of the different faces of the Sahara
  • Overnight in a camp in Erg Chigaga

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

Morocco desert trek 3 days – Trek Sahara Morocco  – Sahara camel trekking tour – Erg Chigaga excursion tour – 3-day Morocco tour

Day 1

Morocco desert trek – overnight in a wild camping in the Sahara

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

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

In the evening, you have the chance to dinner around a campfire.

The overnight is done in the desert, in a wild camp under the stars.

Day 2

A 4X4 tour to the dunes of Erg Chigaga

Your Morocco desert trek will bring you to the great dunes of Erg Chigaga.

On the second day of this trip, you leave camels and you continue by 4×4 tour to Erg Chigaga.

Here, you will discover the largest dunes of the Moroccan Sahara. Erg Chigaga is called “the sea of sand”.

At noon, enjoy lunch in an Erg Chigaga desert camp.

After that, you can walk in the big dunes of Erg Chigaga, relax in the camp or take tea with local nomads.

In the afternoon, you will assist to an unforgettable sunset over the dunes!

Dinner and overnight in a nomadic tent. You will enjoy Sahrawi nomadic music! 

Day 3

From Erg Chigaga to M’hamid by 4×4

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

There are about 2 hours driving on the track in the desert from Erg Chigaga to M’hamid. Enjoy beautiful landscapes during your trip! You will stop to visit an oasis in the desert.

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

Morocco desert camp in M’hamid 

Where to spend the night before the departure for this Morocco desert 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?