Trekking Atlas Sahara 15 days. Discovery of the Atlas and the Moroccan desert. Departure from Ouarzazate.
Day 1: Arrival in Ouarzazate
Your guide will meet you at the airport. He will then drop you off at your hotel.
If you arrive in the morning, you can enjoy your afternoon to visit Ouarzazate and its surroundings.
Day 2 Ouarzazate – Ait Ben Haddou – Telouet – Tighouza
After breakfast, you will take the 4X4 route to the Kasbah of Ait Ben Haddou, a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Once the visit is over, you will cross the Tizi n’Tichka pass and arrive at the kasbah of Telouet, kasbah of the last Pasha Glaoui. On the way, you will see the villages north of the river Ounila scroll one after the other before reaching Tighouza. Night on the spot.
Day 3 Tighouza
The hike will begin early in the morning around the Jebel Aglagal (2627m).
Day 4 Tighouza – Animiter – Telouet – Amerzgane – Tachakoucht
After a short walk in Tighouza, your Atlas Sahara trekking among the small Berber villages will continue until Animiter. You will then take the road in 4X4 to reach Jbel Sirwa, a vast volcano located between the High Atlas and the Anti Atlas at 3 304 m altitude.
You will then reach the village of Tachakoucht. Visit the village and overnight on site.
Day 5 Tachakoucht – Amassine – Azib Iriri
On the program of the 5th day of your Atlas Sahara trekking: the landscapes will become more and more varied … Pastures, volcanic reliefs …
You will enjoy beautiful views crossing Azib Iriri (2,606 m) which is part of the Jebel Siroua and Djebel Amzdour (3,002 m).
Day 6 Azib Iriri – Mdist
This day will be devoted to hiking in Azib Iriri.
Take the opportunity to admire the beautiful landscapes of the mountains. You will have an excellent view of Jebel Sirwa and Jebel Amzdour. You will also see the twin peaks Tikniwine.
Day 7 Mdist – Sirwa – Tiswitine
The 7th day of your Atlas trek will be devoted to climbing the summit of Jebel Sirwa.
Once at the top, at the top, you will have before you the peaks of the High Atlas, Jebel Toubkal (4,167m) and M’Goun (4,071m), Jebel Saghro (2,712m). From the top of Sirwa, you will see the whole region, or even further the desert dunes that are looming …
You will continue to the village of Tiswitine (2400m) where you will sleep at night.
Day 8 Tiswitine – Tizwat (1,800 m)
From Tiswitine, you will start the descent via small villages and fields, located in terraces in the mountains.
You will spend the night in Tizwat, located at 1 800 m of altitude.
Day 9 Tizwat – Erglghoul
After breakfast and a stroll, you will resume the 4X4 to arrive at the end of the day Erg El Ghoul after crossing Tazenakht. You will discover one of the largest dunes in the Moroccan desert with pink sand …
Day 10 Erg El Ghoul Erg Chegaga
After your trek in the Moroccan mountains, you will begin your trek in the Sahara.
In Erg El Ghoul, you will recover camels for your trek in the desert.
During your camel trek, you will see nomadic camps in the middle of the dunes.
You will arrive at Erg Chegaga where you will spend the night. Some dunes in Chegaga reach 120 m high (Ablidya dune)!
Day 11 Erg Chegaga – El Oued
You will continue your camel trek in the desert. The caravan and the camels will advance through changing landscapes. Night near Oued El Attach.
Day 12 Oued El Attach – Oued Nâam
You will leave in the morning for your trekking in the dunes of Bougern.
The arrival at Oued Nâam is scheduled for the end of the day. This valley offers a view of the Jebel Bani. You will spend the night in nomadic tents.
Day 13 Oued Nâam – Ouled Driss
You will leave Oued Nâam in the morning. The desert trek will continue until Ouled Driss, a fortified village located 5 km before Mhamid. Ouled Driss is surrounded by desert sands and dunes.
After a hike in the dunes, arrive in the palm groves along the Oued Draa.
Day 14 Ouled Driss – Zagora – Drâa Valley – Ouarzazate
You will leave in 4X4 from Ouled Driss to Zagora. All along the way, you will enjoy beautiful views of the Drâa Valley.
Arrival in Ouarzazate planned at the end of the day. End of your Atlas Sahara trekking. Your guide will drop you at your hotel.
Day 15 Departure from Ouarzazate
Your driver will pick you up at your hotel and escort you to the airport.