The Great Dunes of the Draa

Tour Information

Max Guests

50

Min Age

Languages : Flexible

Overview

Trek and hike Sahara-The Pearl of the Sahara: It is a real discovery to which we invite you in a new part of the Sahara. M’hamid, the gateway to the Moroccan desert, is our starting point. The camels and our team take us to Ras Nkhal. This is where our camel trek begins. Our caravan takes an old trade caravan track between Toumbouctou and Morocco, through erg, reg and hammada to reach this sea of sand.
What is the great erg in Morocco. This adventure is possible thanks to the ancestral knowledge of these men of the desert. So with your guide and camel driver and cook team in this intense 8-day hike between dunes, hammada and Reg dry lake we will share with you lots of cultural, historical and natural things. In general, it’s a beautiful, unique Saharan experience.

Included/Exclude

  • Airport/hotel/airport transfers.
  • Transport during the tour by minibus & 4×4 with driver, mules during the tour.
  • Service of a qualified mountain and desert guide throughout the circuit. Service of an experienced chef during the tour.
  • Accommodation in a double room or double tent during the tour.
  • Airplane, individual insurance (cancellation, baggage, repatriation), drinks, personal expenses
  • Hotel in Marrakech

Tour Plan

On your arrival at Marrakech airport, you will be picked up by our team and taken to the hotel where dinner will be served.
Departure for the Draa Valley and its long ribbon of palm trees which stretches over 200 km. Passing successively through Agdz, Zagora and Taggounit, we arrive at Ouled Driss in the palm grove of M'Hamid. Loading of the logistics on our pack camels and start of the hike between crops and palm trees. Installation after M’Hamid El Rhozlane.
Les falaises de la hamada du Drâa au sud, nous progressons au rythme de nos chameaux en direction du premier erg d’Aït Oumir. Quelques tamaris nous procurent un peu d´ombre avant le bivouac.
Still on the left bank of the dry wadi of the Drâa, we take the high dunes of Erg Zaher as a landmark. We will sleep at the foot of the dunes.
Marche plein nord, pour traverser le lit du Drâa et déjeuner à l’ombre de Sidi Taïb. Installation entre les ergs de Sedrar et de Smar.
The reliefs of the Hamada du Drâa fade into the mists of heat, while the black barrier of Jebel Bani becomes clearer. Leaving the El Attach wadi (the Thirst River), we reach our last bivouac at Erg Bouguern.
After a short walk, we reach the meeting point with the off-road vehicles. Lunch at the restaurant near Zagora. Continuation for Marrakech which we reach at the end of the afternoon. Free dinner.
Transfert à l’aéroport et assistance jusqu’à l’embarquement. Alternativement.

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