Erg Chigaga Tour From Mhamid

Erg Chigaga Tour from Mhamid Overview

Erg Chigaga desert Tour from Mhamid m'hamid

Erg Chigaga tour from Mhamid is one of the most incredible private Morocco desert trips you can do during your holidays in M’hamid! It’s a great discovery and so exotic. If you choose to go visit the Erg Chigaga big dunes (some of the biggest dunes of Moroccan Sahara) many options are available for your Morocco desert tour. Here you will find the most popular Erg Chigaga desert trips. But know that every private desert tour to Erg Chigaga dunes could be customized depending on your wishes. The Mhamid Erg Chigaga desert trip is one of the best Morocco desert adventures.

This private Morrocan Erg Chigaga desert tour from Mhamid will allow you to enjoy deeply the Sahara desert experience, follow the ancient famous Paris/Dakar race path to get to the highest dunes in Morocco and spend your night under a nomad tent with a sky full of stars.

Itinerary Private Erg Chigaga Tour from Mhamid


Our private Erg Chigaga tour from Mhamid el Ghizlane Starts around: 9 am with the dromedaries, then the first step for lunch, in the shade of the palm grove. Later drive by jeep around 15h for the Erg Chigaga, 2 hours of the track with a stop nomadic family have tea ( nomadic whiskey). Later Arrival at the big dunes, Camel ride to watch the sunset, from the top of the highest, (30 minutes walk to access). Then we return to the Camp for tea, we listen to locals songs around Fire under the stars. Enjoy tasty Diner Watch Sky Full Of Stars At the Camp, Slep In Tent.


In the morning, have breakfast at the Camp and drive from Erg Chigaga for Mhamid by the track. Arrive at the village around 10:30 End of our trip.

NOTE: We have 2 departures from M’hamid to Erg Chegaga desert camp every day, a minimum of 2 persons.

The distance between Mhamid and the Erg Chigaga is about 2 hours of driving. If you
go for a 2-day Erg Chigaga trip from Mhamid, the departure is possible in the morning or later
and you will arrive at Erg Chigaga in the afternoon because many stops are planned during
your travel experience to the Morocco Sahara desert.

Regarding (driving) tours, because we pride ourselves on sharing cultural experiences, untouristed places, and ‘must-sees’Morocco. Because our local team can customize a combined Mhamid desert tour to Erg Chigaga and trek for you as well.
What is Included? Private Erg Chigaga desert tour from M’hamid
Transport in a private 4WD
Pick-up from and drop-off at your riad or hotel in Marrakesh
Experienced local English/ French/Spanish/Italian-speaking Berber and nomad driver/guide
All meals; breakfast, dinner
The opportunity to ask the driver to stop when and where you wish
Camel ride in Ait ben Haddou; if desired
Entrance fees and local guides
What is Not Included?
Know Before You Go: private Erg Chigaga desert tour from M’hamid
This Erg Chigaga desert tour can be customized to be more personal and special
You can always consult your driver about skip certain spots to spend more time elsewhere
You can ask us if others are interested in sharing the tour, or in case of an early booking, let us
know that you are interested.

Erg Chigaga dunes have some the same, although not as tall; however, they are much wilder. The desert around Erg Chigaga is far less explored, it takes more time to get to from Mhamid (over 60km and around two hours), and as mentioned, have far fewer people around making you feel like you’re on your own planet!