erg chigaga tour

Erg Chigaga tour from M'hamid

Camel tour, 4x4 trip and a night in a desert camp Erg Chigaga

Erg Chigaga tour camp overnight

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If you want to visit the great dunes of Erg Chigaga, enjoy a 2-day excursion with an overnight in a Morocco desert camp. This is a 4×4 Erg Chigaga excursion from M’hamid.

Erg Chigaga tour : camel trekking in the Morocco desert

This Erg Chigaga excursion starts at 9 AM. You join the guides and camels in M’hamid. Then you leave the village for a camel trekking in the Sahara during the morning.

You advance to the rhythm of the caravan while admiring the landscapes of the desert. Enjoy the calm and silence of the Sahara. Let yourself be carried away by the rhythm of the camels advancing through the sand dunes.

At noon, you will arrive at tamaris shadow in the middle of the desert where lunch will be served.

After this break, this trip continues by 4×4 to the big dunes of Erg Chigaga. This desert tour from M’hamid takes you on the track in the desert. You visit the Sacred Oasis on your way before arriving at the desert camp in Erg Chigaga where you will spend the night.

You enjoy an overnight in a nomadic tent at the Erg Chigaga camp. There is a live music around a campfire in the evening at the camp.

Visit of the nomads before your return to M’hamid

The second day of the Erg Chigaga tour begins with breakfast at the nomadic camp.

Then, this 4×4 desert tour from M’hamid continues on the Southern road where you can see herds of camels, gazelles. You enjoy a visit to nomads living in the Sahara and pass by places where you can see fossils.

You will be back in M’hamid around noon.

This Morocco desert excursion can be organized all year round except in July and August.

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  • Departure from M'hamid at 9 AM for this Erg Chigaga tour.
  • Distance between M'hamid and Erg Chegaga

    The distance is about 60km, or 1:30 driving on the track in the desert.
  • Erg Chigaga desert camp

    Our camp in Erg Chigaga is in the middle of the dunes, in a very quiet place with a magnificent view of the dunes.

    In the evening, enjoy music around a campfire !

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  • Camel tour in the Morocco desert

    The hike in the desert on the first day takes about 3 hours.

    It is possible to enjoy a camel ride during the hike.

    The desert on this side of the Sahara is known to be ideal for camel trekking tours.

    You are accompanied by local nomads who know the desert. They will also tell you about the nomadic lifestyle.


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