Trekking tour Morocco desert – 6 days – Erg Bougarne

Follow in the footsteps of the trans-Saharan caravans whose starting point was Marrakech and the point of arrival Timbuktu. This program of trekking in the Sahara will allow you to discover varied landscapes in the desert. Departure from M’hamid for your camel trek with Sahrawi nomads.



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Program :

Day 1: M’hamid – Sidi Naji

Departure from M’hamid in the morning. The caravan composed of camels and your guides, Sahrawi nomads will slowly move into the desert. Lunch in the shade of tamarisks.

The hike in the Moroccan desert will continue the afternoon by crossing a desert plateau before arriving at the dunes of Sidi Naji.

The mobile bivouac will be mounted at the foot of the dunes for the first night of your trekking tour Morocco desert.

Day 2: Sidi Naji – dunes of Erg Bougarne

After breakfast, once the desert camp folded, the Morocco camel trekking continues. Allow about 2h, 2h30 of walk in the morning and the same duration in the afternoon.

You will admire the landscapes that open before you until you arrive at Erg Bougarne. Enjoy the sunset. Dinner and overnight in nomadic tents or under the stars.

Day 3: Bougarne Dunes – Oued Draa – Erg Smar

The third day of your trekking tour Morocco desert will take you from the dunes of Bougarne to Oued Drâa. The tamarisks and palm groves follow one another. At the end of the day, you will arrive at Erg Smar. Installation of the nomadic tents on the spot.

Day 4: Erg Smar – Erg Zahar

After spending the night at Erg Smar, towards the dunes of Erg Zahar! The fourth day of your trekking tour Morocco desert you will discover the splendid “screaming” dunes unveil the desert as far as the eye can see … Would you hear the sound that the dunes emit in contact with the wind? Walk in the dunes. Night on the spot.

Day 5: Erg Zahar – Erg Zmila

The caravan will continue its journey through the desert. After Erg Zahar, your Morocco camel trek continues. Your Sahara trekking tour will take you to Erg Zmila. A new landscape is emerging in front of you. The light plays with the colors of the dunes. You will spend your last night in the desert here. The next day, you will return to M’hamid.

Jour 6: Erg Zmila – M’hamid

After breakfast, walking in the desert with camels and Sahrawi nomads begins for this last day of trekking tour Morocco desert. In the afternoon you will arrive at M’hamid.


*Optional, desert camp Mhamid :

• You can spend the night before your departure trek in our desert camp located in M’hamid. It is recommended, the day before departure for your hike in the desert, to sleep either in M’hamid or in the surroundings.
• You can also stay at the desert camp for an extra night on the day of your return trek.


How to reach M’hamid for the Morocco desert trek program?

Several solutions exist :

  • By bus. Bus lines provide transport to M’hamid and this of the main cities: Ouarzazate, Marrakech …
  • You can also opt for a shared / private taxi trip.
  • We can arrange the transfer to the desert (private or in a group) by making you enjoy a visit of the beautiful Drâa Valley, typical villages, kasbahs, and the palm grove … if you are interested in this option, contact us for more information.


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