7 Days camel trekking Tour from Marrakech to the south of Morocco
1st day: Marrakech – Agdz
Our journey starts at 8 am by picking you up from the Riad or hotel you are staying at and then we promise you a road full of beautiful and beyond imaginary landscapes. We will drive past the long series of high Atlas mountains, Tizi n Tichka mountain pass which is 2260 m high. We will stop at Talouet Kasbah that belonged to the noble family of The Glaouis, it is partially ruined because the last pasha fleeted from the French invasion. We will also make a stop at the Unesco world heritage site Ait Ben Haddou Kasbah in which we will have lunch. As we head towards south we will stop at Agdz which is our final destination of the day. Overnight and dinner in a local hotel.
2nd day: Agdz – M’hamid
Today we will start off our morning by having a dainty breakfast and then walk in the Kasbah to explore its hidden charm. Later on we will drive through the ancient caravan route linking both the river and the mountain. We will also drive by numerous Berber villages, shepherds herding their beasts… we will have lunch in Zagora and then we will continue to Mhamid in which we will ride to the camp where we are willing to spend the night in. we will have supper under the moonlight and Berber music playing in the background.
3rd, 4th and 5th days: Trekking
In order to fully enjoy the Sahara experiment we suggest you 3 days and nights in this spectacular desert. We will trek by the Camel over various sides of the desert, the “erg”, “reg”, and “hammada” oasis. We will cross miles in our feet every morning and evening with of course the possibility of rideing camels although they are reserved to carry the equipments. Everything will be prepared by our team your yurts and the meals. On the afternoon of the 5th day we will be found in Chegaga dunes. You will be in awe at how magnificent this high dunes are once you climb them. We will spend the night and have dinner at the camp.
6th day: Chegaga – Ouarzazate
On the 6th day of this trip we will start off with breakfast and then we set off again through another 90km of desert route. passing by stunning views and places, the Iriqui lake, the mountains, the fossils, and the first village in the desert “FoumZguid”, where you can rejuvenate and freshen up. We will make a quick stop at Taznakht village while driving to Ouarzazat, this area is famous for its carpet artistry. At evening we will be found in Ouarazat in which we will spend the night in.
7th day: Ouarzazate – Marrakech
Today we will visit the cinema studios of Ouarazat. The last if widely famous for being the main filming location for several international blockbuster movies like the Lawrence of Arabia, Gladiator…. We will also stop at Taourirt Kasbah also another property of the Glaoui dynasty. By evening we will be on the route to Marrakech.