Book this Luxury desert tour from Ouarzazate to the best Erg Chigaga desert camp, in the Sahara desert of Morocco. Erg Chigaga camp tour should require a pleasant experience, without access to nearby hotels. How to get to Erg Chigaga from Ouarzazate? at least 2 days of travel through Zagora and Mhamid, Draa valley groves, and a rocky desert landscape before reaching the Sahara.
Day 1: OUARZAZATE – ERG CHIGAGA. DESERT CAMP
We pick you up from your accommodation at Ouarzazate, to start your Luxury desert tour from Ouarzazate. Crossing the Anti Atlas through the Tizi n’Tnifift Pass (1760m), Agdez, Zagora and M’hamid that offers unique panoramic views. A nice drive along the Draa Valley with thousands of palm trees covering the whole valley, until we reach Zagora, and then Tamegroute where we will visit to one of the oldest Koranic Libraries in Morocco; the library still preserves old religious and philosophical books and served as a school previously.
Visit the underground Kasbah and the Pottery area. Later we make our way to M’hamid with off-road through varied landscapes, and Hamadas with wadis penetrating them and from here you will meet your camel caravan.
Then, experience the luxury Erg Chigaga Camp, on camelback and watch the sunset change the color of the sand. Reach your desert camp before nightfall and enjoy an authentic Moroccan dinner under the stars. Local nomads will provide the entertainment and show you how to play the Tam Tam drums.
The second day attends the stunning view of sunrise over the sand dunes. Nice breakfast will be served and resume the journey through vast desert plateaus with a nice drive across the Iriqui Lake, Foum Zguid, and Taznakht where rugs are made locally by women to be distributed throughout Morocco.
After lunch, we drive back to Ouarzazate where our luxury desert tour from Ouarzazate to luxury Erg Chigaga camp will end.