Morocco camel trekking

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 an adventure trip, an immersion in the nomadic culture and lifestyle. 

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 it’s nice to visit: Erg Lihoudi (the Jewish dunes), Erg Smar, Erg Chigaga, Erg Bougarn, Erg Smila, Erg Zahar (the screaming dunes), … In addition to the Sahara came trekking tour, you can spend a night in a M’hamid desert camp. 

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Best Morocco camel trips to do in 2024 January to March

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Camel trek Morocco from M’hamid and 4×4 Erg Chigaga tour

2024 January – March

Welcome for a Sahara adventure trip !

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 4×4. You will spend one night in a wild camp in the Sahara and one night in a desert camp in Erg Chigaga. Visit the Erg Chigaga great dunes and enjoy sandboard, dinner and music around a campfire. You go back to M’hamid by 4×4 on the track in the desert.

If you wish to enjoy longer Morocco camel trek experience from M’hamid (4, 5, 6, 7 days), feel free to contact us.


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Camp in M'hamid

M’hamid desert camp

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 10 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.

4×4 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 !


Night in the Sahara

Morocco Sahara desert camp

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. Enjoy relaxing, try a camel trek Morocco, 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. 

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Marrakech to Erg Chigaga tour 3 days

Morocco desert tours

If you stay in Marrakech, go for a 3-day Sahara tour to the great dunes of Erg Chigaga.

This is a 4×4 desert tour from Marrakech with camel ride and one night in the Moroccan desert. You will enjoy music around a campfire in Erg Chigaga. This is a great visit of South Morocco.

3-day Marrakech desert tour

3-day Ouarzazate to Merzouga tour

A week retreat Morocco desert

The 3-day 4×4 Ouarzazate to Merzouga tour is perfect to visit the Morocco desert and spend a night in Erg Chebbi.

During your holidays in Morocco, enjoy a great desert tour from Ouarzazate. You will spend a night in a Merzouga desert camp. Camel ride for the sunset.

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Wellness retreat Morocco desert

Wellness retreat Morocco desert

If you are looking for a Morocco retreat, the desert is a perfect place to do it ! The wellness retreat in Morocco desert is an inforgettable lifetime experience. Enjoy a stay in an Erg Chigaga desert camp with healthy diet, meditation and camel trekking in the Sahara.
It can be luxury wellness holidays in Morocco desert.

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The Camel trek Morocco team

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. 

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