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ENJOY GUIDED 10 DAYS TREK IN THE DESERT M’HAMID
You’ll walk across vast landscapes of rock and sand, before ascending Erg Chegaga.Morocco’s highest dune, and looking out over a landscape of rolling desert stretching to the horizon.
CHEGAGA AVENTURE ORGANISES PRIVATE TREKS IN SAHARA DESERT.
DAY BY DAY DETAILED PROGRAM:
For Chegaga trekking tour
TREKKING DAY 1 : ENKAILHA / FOUM LARJAM
Chegaga Aventure organises private trekking tour in Sahara desert. We start our journey from Tagounit, heading towards ENKAILHA and FOUM LARJAM where lays, along 4km of the foothills of Djbel Bani, ancient tombs and portugueese ruins, and some caves. Overnight in the palmeraie.
TREKKING DAY 2 : FOUM LARJAM / RASSENKHAL
The caravan continues its way towards Rass Enkhla, siding M’hamid, an opportunity to visit many Kasbahs of the ancient village where the guardians of the palmeraie still live.
TREKKING DAY 3 : RASSENKHAL / SIDI NAJI
The desert opens its arms to us, Ergs and Regs embrace us one after another in the middle of Tamarisk. We spot the chain of Kraab near the Algerian border. We set the bivouac for the night just near Sidi Naji, A pilgrimage site for the Sahraoui women who wish to get married.
TREKKING DAY 4 : SIDI NAJI / ERG ZAHAR
We visit the ruins of Ksar Bousnina, then cross the virgin desert before arriving to the grandiose dunes of Zahar to admire the magnificent sunset.
TREKKING DAY 5 : ERG ZAHAR / ERG ESSADRA
We profit from the beautiful morning to appreciate the wonderful scenery Erg Smar has to offer, before continuing our way until lunch time, we will have it under the shadows of the Tamarisk. In the the evening, we will cross the big Reg of Dzira, known for its plain soil.
TREKKING DAY 6 : ERG ESSADRA / CHEGAGA
We head towards the Chegaga dunes, the largest gathering of dunes in the region. With dunes of over 300m of height, one can dominate the surrounding sea sand. We set the bivouac in the middle of theses gigantic dunes.
TREKKING DAY 7 : CHEGAGA / OASIS SACRE OUM LAALAG
We depart towards Oum Laalag for lunch, a permanent water spring in the middle of nowhere with a freshness that relieves the souls.
TREKKING DAY 8 : OUM LAALAG / OUED EL GHARG
Along the rocky road, the caravan continues its march.
TREKKING DAY 9 : OUED EL GHARG / OUED NAAM
Once populated with ostriches, we reach the dry river “Oued” that kept the name of its inhabitants (Naam = Ostriches).
** NOTE : This is pre-designed Marrakech trekking tour. Please contact us with your own travel idea, and we will create a personalised itinerary with the option you need. Fees are all included: transport in 4 x 4 or minibus, desert / mountain experienced guide, and half board accommodation. The flights to and from Marrakech are not included.
Fees can change depending on the period (high/low season), the number of days and participants. To get a personalized tour itinerary, please contact us by filling out the contact form , and we will be happy to answer you.