7 Days Southern Morocco Trekking Tours. Fantastic range of Camel Trekking in the Morocco desert starting from Marrakech and walking holidays in Morocco. This hike in the southern Moroccan desert will take you on a journey of solidarity. During 4 days of hiking in the desert of the Moroccan Sahara
DAY 1 – MARRAKECH.
Our Southern Morocco Trekking Tours start by airport pick-up and installation at the hotel in Marrakech. Free meals. visit the old medina.
DAY 2 – MARRAKECH – MHAMID.
Departure Morocco trekking tours towards the far south by crossing the High Atlas at the Tichka Pass. After a lunch break towards Ouarzazate, we will be trekking along the Draa wadi and its green oases, pass Zagora and arrive in Mhamid, a village founded in the 16th century by the Carib tribe, a nomadic Bedouin tribe from Yemen, under the Saadian dynasty. This village, then called Taragalt, was a very important caravan crossroads between Marrakech, Tindouf, and Timbuktu.
DAY 3 – MHAMID – SIDI NAJI
We leave the dunes of Bougarne by the right bank of the Draa River and head towards the Laatache river which reveals a line of greenery dotted with tamarisk trees. Beautiful landscapes to arrive at the bivouac, – the river of thirst – water point now dry. Southern Morocco Trekking Tour
DAY 4 – SIDI NAJI – ERG EZZAHAR
We progress towards the large dunes of the erg Ezzahar which rise to form a moving landscape where light and wind play with sand. You are in the heart of the “howling dunes”.
Throughout the world, there are about thirty “howling” dunes, including the erg Ezzahar in Morocco. This phenomenon is rare and occurs on high dunes where the sand has particular characteristics: the homogeneous, regular, and polished shape of the sand grains, absence of dust, and humidity.
The bivouac will be set up in front of the mistress of the place, a huge pyramidal dune of 80m where you can hear the wind singing from its top.
Climbing the erg Ezzahar in Lahdaibate, allows you to enjoy the magnificent spectacle of the sunrise. Then, to the rhythm of the dromedaries. Southern Morocco Trekking, move from dunes to erg Zila.
After a picnic in the shade of the tamarisk trees, we crossing Aitounire then a plateau covered with dead trees, remained there like sentinels to remind us of the value of water and the advance of the desert. We will set up our camp, where we will find the reg.
DAY 6 – LAHDAIBATE – ELBOURE
Crossing the dunes Lmazouariya and reg before reaching your camp.
DAY 7 – ELBOURE – MHAMID DESERT GATE – MARRAKECH – RETURN
After breakfast, your Southern Morocco Trekking Tours takes the road back to M’Hamid. Return to Marrakech via Tamgroute where you can visit the Zaouïa Naceria library, one of the most prestigious zaouïas in North Africa (closed on Saturdays).
Arrival in Marrakech at the end of the day at your hotel. Dinner at leisure and overnight in hotel (or riad as an option).
Transport 456 km. Contact Information
– If you wish to extend your Southern Morocco Trekking Tours, we invite you to let us know at the time of booking so that we can best organize your stay.