Sahara camel trek 6 days from Zagora

Camel trekking Morocco 6 days from Zagora – Discover the big dunes of Erg Chigaga – Enjoy a 6 days Morocco desert trek 

  • Sahara nomadic experience - Adventure trip
  • Camel ride
  • Discovery of the different faces of the Sahara
  • Overnights in the desert (tent or under the stars)

Sahara camel trek 6 days Zagora - Erg Chigaga - M'hamid

Morocco camel trekking 6 days – Erg Chigaga dunes – Sahara camel trekking – Morocco desert trek

Day 1

Zagora – Oum Laachar

Your Sahara camel trek begins with your arrival in Zagora.

With your guides, local nomads, you will join the place where camels await you.

After a hike during the day (about 4 hours), enjoy your first night in the Morocco desert in a desert camp in Umm Laachar.

Day 2

Oum Laachar – Oued Lamhaser

The next day, the Sahara desert trekking tour continues. Departure with the caravan of camels of Oum Laachar and you will go in the south direction. Camel trek in the morning. At noon, enjoy lunch in the shade of tamarisk, in the Sahara. 

In the afternoon, your Sahara desert trip continues through the dunes. From Oum Laachar you go to Oued Lamhaser.

You will spend an overnight in a Sahara mobile camp in Oued Lamhaser.

Day 3

Oued Lamhaser – Erg Laabidlya (Chegaga desert)

On the 4th day of Sahara camel trek, we propose you to discover the Erg Chigaga desert!

You begin your trip from Oued Lamhaser in the morning. You will walk in the desert for some hours. Enjoy a hike in the desert until Dayat Chegaga. It is a place with massive dunes and covers the greenery and flowers after the rainy season. You will spend the night in a nomadic camp at the foot of the Erg Chegaga dunes. Your Morocco camel trekking 6 days allows you to discover many faces of the Sahara. 

The Erg Chegaga dunes are the biggest ones in Morocco. It worth the visit! 

Day 4

Erg Laabidlya (Erg Chegaga)

On the 4th day of your trek, the camel trekking Morocco continues in the heart of the Sahara desert, the majestic Chegaga dunes stretching to infinity. Enjoy the landscapes all around you. Relax, breath and admire the Sahara! 

On foot or on the back of the camels, it’s up to you to discover the vast expanses of the Moroccan desert and the landscapes that follow one another …

In the evening, you will arrive at Oued Laatache. After a delicious dinner around a fire, you will spend the overnight on spot. 

Day 5

Oued Laatache – El Jam

The camel trekking in the Moroccan desert will take you on the 6th day to El Jam. Hiking during the day.

Break for lunch at noon. 

Night at El Jam, in a tent, on dunes offering magnificent views of El Bour.

Day 6

El Jam – Bertam – M’Hamid

After leaving El Bour, you will continue to walk through the Draa Hamada. The hamada is a vast desert rocky plateau covered with stones.

You will be back in the afternoon to Oued Ben Hakki, at Mhamid.

Your Sahara camel trek is coming to an end. You leave your guides with a lot of good memories!

Morocco desert camp in M’hamid (optional)

Where to spend the night before the departure for the trek? 

  • You can spend the night before your departure trek in our desert camp located in M’hamid.
  • It is recommended to spend the night before the departure for your Sahara trek in M’hamid or in the surroundings.
  • You can also stay at the desert camp for an extra night at your back from the camel trekking Sahara tour.


Mhamid desert camp

Do you know how to reach M’hamid for the Morocco camel trekking program?

Several solutions exist :

  • You can go to the village of M’hamid by bus. Bus lines provide transport from the main cities: Ouarzazate, Marrakech …
  • You can rent a car.
  • You can also opt for a shared / private taxi trip.
  • We can organize 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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