Camel trek Morocco desert 5 days

Camel trek Morocco – Sahara camel trekking – Morocco camel tour from M’hamid – Morocco desert trek 5 days – Camel excursion from M’hamid 5 days

Sahara nomadic experience - Adventure trip

Sahara trekking experience

Camel ride

Camel trip from M’hamid 5 days

Discovery of the different faces of the Sahara

Discover the best places in the M’hamid desert

Overnights in the desert (tent or under the stars)

Morocco Sahara wild camp

Camel trek Morocco desert 5 days M’hamid to Lahnaniche

Sahara camel tour – 5-day camel trek M’hamid – Morocco camel trekking 5 days – Sahara desert trip

Day 1

Camel trek Morocco from Mhamid – arrival at Lahniniche

This 5-day Sahara camel trekking from M’hamid starts with a  hike on a beautiful desert plateau. With the camel’s caravan and nomads you move into the desert. 

At noon, you will have lunch in the shade after 2 hours walk in the Morocco desert. Then, you resume the Morocco camel trek from Mhamid. You can enjoy extraordinary landscapes over the dunes. 

The Sahara camel tour continues in the afternoon. Beautiful landscapes of golden dunes are everywhere on your way. Arrival at the end of the day on the dunes of Lahnaniche for sunset.

Then you can help nomads to install the wild desert camp for the night. Taste dinner and traditional tea around a campfire. Overnight under the Sahara starry sky. 

Day 2

From Lahniniche to Sidi Naji

After breakfast, the tents are folded and placed on the back of the camels. The Morocco camel trek excursion continues. You will take advantage of the Sahara which spreads out in front of you … Landscapes make appear tamarisk trees in the middle of the dunes. Further, you will see the mountains located on the side of Algeria.

For your second night in the desert, you set up tents not far from the tomb of Sidi Naji, become a place of pilgrimage for Nouaji tribe.  During the second day of your Sahara trekking from M’hamid, you enjoy about 4 hours of walking. 

Day 3

Camel trek Morocco – the Erg Zahar dunes

During this third day of your Morocco camel trekking in the Sahara, you continue hiking towards the beautiful dunes of Erg Zahar.

The dunes of Erg Zahar are called “the screaming dunes” because of the crystalline sound that the sand produces in contact with the wind at this place. 

Arrived on this place, nomads will let the camels rest and prepare the wild camping for the night in the Sahara.

Admire the sunset that you can only see in the desert.

This camel trek from M’hamid is one of the best camel tours from M’hamid because you visit Erg Zahar. 

Day 4

From Erg Zahar to Oued Naam

After breakfast in the camp, you are ready to start again this 5-day Sahara trekking tour. 

The camel caravan continues its way through the dunes of the Moroccan desert. You will leave Erg Zahar to reach the Oued Naam River. It’s a nice itinerary that allows you to discover different parts of the Sahara. 

Day 5

Oued Naam – back to M’hamid

On the 5th day, your camel trekking in the Morocco desert continues through the Draa Hamada. It is a vast area of ​​rocky desert, dotted with volcanic stones. You will take a break at noon to have lunch.

At the beginning of the afternoon, the Morocco desert trek is coming to an end. You are back in the village of Mhamid after having a good time in the Sahara. You say goodbye to camels and your guides with who you have shared this Morocco desert experience.

M’hamid desert camp

Where to spend the night before a 5-day camel trek from M’hamid ? 

  • You can spend a night before the camel trek in our desert camp in M’hamid.
  • It is better to spend the night before the departure for a Sahara camel 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.
Sahara desert camp Morocco

Do you know how to reach M’hamid for a 5-day Morocco camel trekking ?

  • You can come 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 or a private taxi trip from Ouarzazate or Zagora.
  • We can organize private transfer to the desert with visits in the beautiful Drâa Valley, typical villages, kasbahs, and the palm grove. Contact us for more information.


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