Camel trek Morocco
The Morocco camel trekking in the desert is a hike in the Sahara. The Camel trek Morocco is a walk in the desert with Sahrawi nomads and a caravan of camels. The Morocco desert trekking is of a few days. But the Sahara desert trekking can be longer: 7 days, or 15 for the most motivated. The Sahara camel trip is also characterized by overnights in wild desert camp.
The Sahara trekking requires a physical effort. Walking in the sand is different from walking in the mountains or on flat terrain. The walk in the desert can be alternated with a ride on the back of the camels. Thanks to the camel trek Morocco, you will discover the different faces of the Sahara, the dunes, the regs, the hamadas, … The ground is sometimes flat, sometimes hilly because of the dunes more or less high. The camel trekking in the desert is accessible to all. The level of difficulty of the Morocco camel trek can be adapted.
The hike in the Moroccan desert can be practiced individually or in groups. The nomads of the desert will accompany you in this adventure. They know how to take care of the camels, to mount the mobile camp for the night, to prepare meals in the desert, know the desert and will guide you, … The camel trekking trip could be practiced between September and May when the temperatures allow the desert hike in the Sahara. Camel trek Morocco and Morocco desert tour: two ways to discover the Sahara.
The Morocco camel trekking will make you experience the Sahara in a different way than the desert tour. Trekking in the desert is mainly a physical activity inherent to the discovery of nature, desert, wild places. It is the camel trek in the Moroccan desert that allows you to discover the desert as you walk. The Sahara camel trekking tour is also a kind of adventure trip. You will spend nights in the desert in nomadic tents or under the stars.
The Morocco desert tour is a different trip. It is not the final destination that is the most important but the visit of the places crossed on the road to the desert … For example, the beautiful Draa Valley which extends from Ouarzazate to the last oasis, M’hamid … We offer Morocco desert tours from Marrakech, Sahara desert trips from Ouarzazate and Fez to Sahara desert tours.
Morocco desert excursions and day trips in the Sahara
Make the discovery of the Morocco desert through day trips: camel riding tour or a 4×4 excursion to admire the sunset in the great dunes Erg Chegaga, Merzouga or M’hamid.
What to do in Morocco? You are planning to stay in Morocco. Explore, discover, visit the Morocco desert. Sahara desert excursions and Morocco desert tours are a good idea of activity during your holidays in Morocco.
M’hamid desert camp and camel trek Morocco
Our Morocco Sahara desert camp is located in M’hamid El Ghizlane. This Morocco desert camp is composed of 4 nomadic tents. Spacious and comfortable, it guarantees you a pleasant stay in the Moroccan desert. The Sahara stay in our desert camp M’hamid allows you to discover the desert, the Sahrawi nomad’s lifestyle, traditional Moroccan dishes. You can also enjoy a camel trekking program or a camel ride during your weekend in the Morocco desert. Our M’hamid desert camp allows to astronomy enthusiasts to admire the stars at night. Enjoy an evening with traditional music too!
Camel trek Morocco
The Camel trek Morocco is a walking activity that can be practiced by everyone. A 3-day Sahara camel trekking tour, a 5-day Morocco desert trek, a 7-day Sahara camel hike, it is an original activity for your Morocco holidays! The Morocco desert trek is also a desert adventure, an immersion in the nomadic culture.
Morocco camel trekking from M'hamid : the starting point for our Morocco camel trekking programs is the village of M’hamid El Ghizlane, located about 260km southwest of Ouarzazate. The village of M’hamid El Ghizlane, which is one of the gateways of the Moroccan desert, is easily accessible. Choose your camel trip from M'hamid !
Here are some dunes in the desert of M’hamid that we recommend you to visit: Erg Lihoudi (the Jewish dunes), Erg Smar, Erg Chegaga, Erg Bougarn, Erg Smila, Erg Zahar (the screaming dunes), … In addition to the Sahara came trekking tour, you can spend overnights in a M'hamid desert camp.
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The camel trekking tour from M'hamid is a perfect outdoor activity during your Morocco holidays. The Morocco camel trekking is an original and inforgettable excursion in the desert. We will be happy to organize your next Sahara trekking tour from the village of M'hamid.
2-day camel trek from M'hamid
Spend 2 days in the heart of the Morocco desert and discover sunset over the dunes as like the nomadic lifestyle. This camel trip from M'hamid is an amazing program which allows you to discover the Sahara. Also, enjoy wild caming in the desert during this trekking tour.
3-day Morocco Sahara camel excursion from M'hamid
Another amazing program is the Sahara trekking 3 days from M'hamid. You will discover the desert near to M'hamid and the dunes of Sidi Naji. This short camel trekking program is ideal to live original outdoor experience in Morocco. It's also the perfect way to discover the desert on foot and the culture of Sahrawi Nomads. You spend a Sahara overnight under starry sky, in a wild bivouac in the dunes.
3-day Morocco camel trip from M'hamid to Erg Chigaga great dunes
This program is one of the traveller's favorite. During this Morocco desert excursion you have the chance to do one day of camel trekking in the Sahara before go visit Erg Chigaga by 4x4. You will spend one overnight in a wild camp in the Sahara and one night in a desert camp in Erg Chigaga. You will visit the Erg Chigaga great dunes and enjoy sandboard, dinner and music around a campfire. You go back to M'hamid by 4x4 on the track in the desert.
If you wish to enjoy longer Morocco camel trek experience from M'hamid (4, 5, 6, 7 or more days), contact us and we will be delight to organize it.
Sahara nomadic camp in M'hamid
If you plan Sahara holidays, enjoy an overnight stay in a M'hamid desert camp. You will appreciate Sahrawi nomad's welcome and Moroccan hospitality.
Our desert camp in M'hamid is composed of 8 tents. So, you can an amzing and relaxing stay in the bivouac.
Overnight stay Sahara camp Morocco
If you want to spend one night in the desert, you will like the camel tour for the sunset. After this experience, you will arrive in the M'hamid nomadic camp for the overnight. Then, you can listen to the music around the campfire and savour delicious dinner.
A day camel tour M'hamid with camp overnight
This program starts in the morning from the village of M'hamid. You go for one day Sahara camel trekking with nomads and the caravan. Enjoy lunch in shadow of tamarisk in the desert. In the evening, you arrive in our camp in M'hamid for the overnight.
4x4 Erg Chigaga excursion camp overnight
If you dream to discover the great dunes of Erg Chigaga, this program is for you.
There are two possible departures for this desert excursion from M'hamid. You can start this experience in the morning or in middle of the afternoon. This Sahara trip allows to enjoy about 2 hours driving on the track in the desert, a camel ride for sunset and a camp overnight.
We can also organize private Sahara experiences with wild camping in the desert (Erg Zahar dunes, Erg Lihoudi). Tell us more about your trip plan !
Morocco Sahara desert camp
Enjoy a pleasant stay in our Morocco Sahara desert camp located in M’hamid El Ghizlane. Comfortable tents, delicious traditional meals, activities, everything is planned to offer you an unforgettable stay in the Moroccan desert. You will enjoy a cozy and warm stay in the camp. All around you can see the golden dunes covered with tamarisks.
If you want to visit the Sahara during your Morocco holidays…
You can also plan to spend a weekend in the desert with a departure from Marrakech or Ouarzazate. It is a perfect program to discover the Morocco desert for 2 or 3 days. Relaxing, camel excursion, a day trekking in the Sahara, visit of the local Kasbahs, special events… A custom activity or workshop can be organized depending on your wishes. Enjoy authentic Sahrawi music around a campfire under a starry sky! In our desert camp in M’hamid, you will find also luxury tents.
Morocco desert tours
Yoga in the Sahara
We are a local team of experienced guides. We work together as a big family to offer travelers the best possible desert stay. The camel trek experience is a shared experience for travelers and for us. Our first mission is to offer you a safe and enjoyable trip in the Sahara which we know very well. We will make you discover our culture. Your Morocco desert trip is also a rich human experience. The trip in the Sahara is a unique adventure. Authenticity, immersion in the local culture, originality are also the highlights of our Morocco desert tours. We can organize a tailor-made Morocco desert trips.