Sahara Desert Tours

All tours can be tailor-made to fit your desires and schedule. The following are samples of our three and four-day tours:
SAMPLE ONE-NIGHT TOUR

Day 1: Leave M'hamid after breakfast for a 2-hour camel ride. After the ride we will travel in a 4x4 vehicle and travel across the desert landscape toward the high dunes. We will visit the Oasis Sacrée on our way to the high dunes of Erg Chegaga. Here we will spend the night in nomadic tents (bivouac) and enjoy an authentically cooked dinner with entertainment.

Day 2: After breakfast, we will return to M'hamid in the 4x4 travelling a different route. You will arrive back in M'hamid around 10h00. 
SAMPLE 3-DAY TOUR

Day 1: After an early morning departure with a 4x4 from the hotel in Marrakech, we will drive over the High Atlas - Tizi-n-Tichka with a visit to Ait Benhaddou, Morocco's most famous kasbah. Lunch in Ouarzazate. The trip goes through the valley of the Draa River with millions of palm trees and ancient Kasbahs. After visiting Zagora you will have a stop at Tamgroute to visit the famous Koran library and underground Kasbah. We will eat dinner and spend the night amongst the sand dunes in a traditional nomadic tent or in a hotel in M'hamid.
Day 2: In the morning we will depart on camel back into the Sahara for about 2 hours. At 10h00 we will be picked up by 4x4 and we will travel through a beautiful desert landscape to sacred oasis for lunch. The Oasis Sacrée consists of a small group of palm trees around a source in the midst of the desert, with running water the whole year. The Nomads come here with their herds for watering. At 16h00 we will travel a further 15 km where we will reach the dunes of Erg Chegaga. This is the largest group of dunes in the region, which reach a height of 300m on a length of 40km. We spend the night in nomadic tents among the dunes. Dinner with entertainment are included.
Day 3: After breakfast we will depart in a 4x4 on the old Paris-Dakar road to Foum Zguid, crossing Lac Iriqui, with a lunch break in Taznakht. We will arrive in Marrakech around 18h00.
SAMPLE 4-DAY TOUR

Day 1: Early in the morning, after breakfast, we will depart in a 4x4 from your hotel in Marrakech, we will travel over the High Atlas through the Tizi-n-Tichka, with a visit to Ait Benhaddou, Morocco's most famous Kasbah. Afterwards we will depart towards the city of Ouarzazate for lunch. Then we will continue through the palm gardens of Skoura with a thousand Kasbahs in the Dades valley, one of the most beautiful areas of Morocco .  We will visit the Rose Valley continuing on to the Dades Valley. Accommodation and dinner will be held in a nice hotel in Todra Gorge.
Day 2: After breakfast we will travel to Djebel Saghro through the breathtaking mountains, later we continue through the valley of the Draa River with millions of palm trees and old Kasbahs onto Zagora, where we will have lunch. After 30km we will visit the historical village of Tamgroute with its Koran library and underground Kasbah. Dinner and a well deserved sleep will be offered in a nice, simple guest house in M’hamid or amongst the low dunes in a traditional Berber tent.
Day 3: After a nice breakfast, you will explore a part of desert on the back of the camel. At 10h00 we will be picked up by a 4x4 vehicle and travel through a beautiful desert landscape to sacred oasis for lunch. This oasis consists of a small group of palm trees around a source in the midst of the desert, with running water the whole year round. The Nomads come with their herds to gather and use the water for their livelihood. At 16h00, we will depart for a further 15km where we will reach the dunes of Erg Chegaga. This largest group of dunes of the region reach a height of 300m and a length of 40km. We will spend the night in nomadic tents directly amongst the dunes. Dinner is accompanied with live entertainment.

Day 4: After breakfast we will depart in a 4x4 along the old Paris-Dakar road, to Foum Zguid, crossing Lake of Iriqui, followed by a lunch break in Taznakht. We will arrive in Marrakech at approximately 18h30.


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