Tour 2 B: Nomadic Experience
Departure: 8:30 h from M’hamid
Arrival: 10:30 h third day
Distance: app. 140 km
Transportation: Camel + 4x4
Price per person: 145,- EUR (for 2 persons)
Price per person: 125,- EUR (for 3 or more persons)
Day 1: Departure from the Gate of the desert (Mhamid) into the real and immense desert on the Camels crossing a 10 km distance of small dunes lunch under an unloading Tamarisk tree. This camel tour is a worthy experience of a simpler, quieter life and a sojourn off the beaten track in the dunes of the Sahara. It is also a sample of eco-tourism activities. Also, it is a search for another life, that’s of the nomad tribe with different traditions and customs. In the afternoon, you continue your camel trek to the Oued Naam (dry river), a meeting place of all the nomads tribes as there is a well as a source of life for them. Dinner and night in a mobile bivouac either under the stars in the vast desert sky or in the nomad tent.
Day 2: After breakfast in this unique and quiet atmosphere, you will have an optional hour of camel ride. Afterwards, you are picked up in 4x4 to travel to another different area of this immense desert. This trip is a self discovery and nomadic experience full of adventure and a valuable exploration. You reach a sacred oasis for lunch break under the shade of palm trees. After a relaxing nap, you will travel to the huge sand dunes of Erg Chegaga. This largest group of sand dunes is at a height of 300 m on a length of 40 km. Dinner, night and entertainment in the bivouac either under the stars in the vast desert sky or in the nomad tent.
Day 3: After an unforgettable sunrise with the morning breeze, the breakfast is served in a tent Restaurant or in the open air in the bivouac. Afterwards, you feel the sand between your toes and this wonderful journey ends coming back with the 4x4 to the village of Mhamid. Arrival is around 10:30 a.m
Included in the price: 1 camel per person, travel in the jeep, overnight accommodation under the stars and in tents, lunch, dinner, breakfast.
Minimum number of participants 2 persons.