Cross the swirling sands of the Sahara, watch dawn break across the dunes. Recreating the simple nomadic lifestyle, spend two nights camping out under the crystal clear desert skies.
Day 1: Mhamid – Erg Chegaga
Meeting point 09.00am at Hotel Kasbah Sahara Services in Mhamid. Your desert journey starts at 10.00am with an off road ride from M’hamid village deep into the Sahara desert. Lunch will be enjoyed in a beautiful oasis by a set of palm trees. Relax in the tranquility of the desert. After a tasty cup of tea, we continue by 4×4 Jeep to drive further into the immense and picturesque sand dunes of Erg Chegaga. Dinner will be served at the camp and overnight will be under the starlit or in the nomad tent. Sahara Services Standard Camp, Erg Chegaga.
Day 2: Erg Chegaga – Nomadic life experience
After enjoying the sunrise upon the immense sand dunes, breakfast will be served in our desert camp tented restaurant. Today, you will enjoy a full day desert exploration. You will live a nomadic life by learning more about the living style of this rare tribe. This unique experience is a sample of our ecotourism activity to protect the desert natural resources as well as to keep alive the nomad tribe tradition. We will ride our camels deep into the Sahara Desert with its stunning landscapes and formations. Lunch will be enjoyed with a nomad family under their tent shelter. Late afternoon, we will be back at the camp where we will enjoy our evening with local entertainment. Overnight including half board at Sahara Services Standard Camp, Erg Chegaga.
Day 3: Erg Chegaga – Mhamid
Enjoy a picturesque sunrise upon the sand dunes and a refreshing breakfast at the tent restaurant. Afterwards we make our way back by 4×4 Jeep to the village of Mhamid, the “Desert Gate of Morocco”. Arrival at the Hotel Kasbah Sahara Services will be around 10.00am. Continue your journey or extend your stay for another night at our cosy Hotel and enjoy the refreshing swimming pool.
- 2 nights at Sahara Services Standard Camp, Erg Chegaga incl. half board
- Transfer Mhamid – Camp – Mhamid in our modern, air conditioned 4×4 Toyota Land Cruiser on day 1 & 3
- Free parking of your car at Hotel Kasbah Sahara Services, Mhamid
- Guided camel rides as indicated
- 2 Lunches
- Taxes and fees
- Personal expenses
- Tips & gratuities
- Optional costs
Upgrade Erg Chegaga Camp
- Comfort upgrade option: EUR 55.00 per person/night including half board
- Sahara Services Torza Comfort Camp, Erg Chegaga
- Luxury upgrade option: EUR 85.00 per person/night including half board
- Sahara Services Luxury Camp, Erg Chegaga
Pre/post night in Mhamid
- Double room: EUR 30.00 per person/night including half board
- Hotel Kasbah Sahara Services, Mhamid
- Summer time option:
In the morning of day 1 you have the option to do a guided tour in Mhamid and visit the 7 Kasbahs or just relax and enjoy the swimming pool at the Hotel Kasbah Sahara Services before heading off at around 04.00pm to the Desert of Erg Chegaga.