Morocco desert tour from Marrakech to Erg Chegaga
Day 1: Marrakech – M’hamid
At 8 morning, you will meet our team and depart to M’hamid. Driving a 4×4 vehicle through the Tizi n’Tichka Pass, where you will enjoy panoramic views from the highest road in Morocco (2,260m). You will stop at tamegroute to visit library Koranic and pottery before continuing your drive to M’hamid.
In the evening, a hearty and purely organic dinner and, overnight in a nomadic tent.
Day 2: M’hamid – Chegaga
After breakfast, camel trekking for 1-2 hours and lunch will be in the shade of tamarisk trees, then a 4×4 car ride along the sandy track to the large dunes of Chegaga, the largest in Morocco.
Arrive at the Chegaga bivouac to watch the sunset, have traditional dinner in the evening, campfire entertainment with music by the village youth, and overnight in the bivouac.
Day 3: Chegaga – M’hamid – Ait Benhaddou
Breakfast at the bivouac before departing on 4×4 on desert trails, and return to M’hamid, You will stop at Ait Ben Haddou Kasbah to visit this UNESCO world heritage site, then spend the night at Ait Benhaddou.
Day 4: Ait Benhaddou Telouat Marrakech
After enjoying breakfast, we leave for Telouet Kasbah, which belonged to the Lords of the Atlas, and which now stands in ruins on our tour. After that, we will drive to Marrakech through the High Atlas mountains. We will arrive in Marrakech where our adventure will end in your hotel/Riad.
- Private Transportation.
- Comfortable and air-conditioned vehicle.
- Pick up from your Hotel/Riad or Airport.
- Drop off at your Hotel/Riad or Airport.
- English speaking guide/driver.
- Fuel for the entire travel desert package.
- All-night accommodations.
- Camel trekking in Sahara desert.
- Free stops when you want.
- Soft Drink available for purchase.
- Lunch depends on location.
Questions & Answers
How far is M’hamid from Marrakech on this tour?
Marrakech to M’hamid (via Ait Benhaddou) distance is 473 Km (294 Miles)
What do I wear for the camel ride?
Be sure to wear full and loose clothes on your camel ride, especially on the desert space tour. If you want to wear shorts, long shorts are recommended. Hat, sunglasses, sunscreen, and comfortable shoes are also advised to make your camel ride more comfortable.