4 day desert
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4X4 CIRCUITS / 4 DAYS – MARRAKECH – MHAMID DUNES – CHEGAGA DUNES- MARRAKECH
Marrakech – Tamdakhte – Ait Ben Haddou – Ouarzazate – Agdz – Zagora-M ‘hamid
At 8h30 the morning, departure in 4×4 to M’hamid through the pass of Tizi-N-Tichka, continue to join the kasbah of Tamdakhte and Ait Ben Haddou in Ouarzazate. Departure to Zagora, en route sightseeing of Agdz, panoramic view over the valley of the Draa, continuing along the valley until Tanskhirt end of the runway. Direction Zagora-M’hamid.
Visit workshops and pottery ovens at TAMGROUTE, possibility also to visit the Koranic library, for lovers of ancient manuscripts.
The road to M’hamid crosses already desert landscapes.
The arrival in M’hamid late afternoon, allows to settle in our bivouac fixed 8km from the village in the middle of the dunes and Evening meal at our restaurant with music around the fireplace, night under the tent.
After breakfast we will go by 4×4 to the ancienne village de M’hamid, visite the kasbah and drinking tea with the habitants.
You now have time to visit the small local shops and do some shopping to support the local people,
Then we will go back to the camp for lunch.
After lunch you will have time to enjoy the silence of the desert.
In the late afternoon camel ride in the dunes of Erg Mezouaria and watching the beautiful sunset.
In the evening dinner at the camp with music around the fireplace, night in tents.
M’hamid – Chegaga
After breakfast departure by 4×4 to the big sandy dunes Chegaga, the largest dunes in Morocco, lunch under the shade of palm trees or tamarisk, post – twelve o’clock resumed to the track Chegaga. Arrival at Bivouac of Chegaga to assisted to the sunset on the high dunes. In the evening a traditionelle dinner with music around the campfire, overnight in tents or under the stars.
Chegaga – Oasis Fint – Marrakech
Departure to Ouarzazate via the track between the erg Chegaga and dry wadi Draa through Lake Iriqui, then Foum Zguid and continue by road via Taznakht, the photo stops will be made during the day continuing to oasis fint (15 km from Ouarzazate, a small oasis with palm trees is surrounded by mountains borcaniques)
After lunch departure to Marrakech via the Col de Tizi’n Ttichka 2260m altitude, arrival in Marrakech ± 19.00 hrs.
For this tour
Depart from M’hamid in the afternoon
- camel ride
- lunch in the open desert or in the shade
of a palm tree
- overnight stay in a Nomad tent at Bivouac
Laila and an overnight in bivouac Chegaga
- 2x evening meals and 2x breakfast, a bottle of water is included with dinner and breakfast.
- transfer by 4×4 from Mhamid to Chegaga and back.
- Your own traveling to M’hamid
- Site visit fees
What should I bring with me?
For this tour
- Good quality tracking shoes
- Sunburn creme
- Shirt with long sleeves
- Hiking trousers
- Sleeping bag
- Small kit with some blister plasters (just in case)
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