3 Day Sahara Desert Camel Trek from Errachidia

sahara desert camel

Day 1: Your arrival in Errachidia. Our team will pick you up from the airport and drive to your accommodations in Erfoud.

Day 2: Erfoud – Merzouga – Erg Chebbi Camel Trekking.
You will be picked up from the hotel at 9:30am and discover Erfoud — the famous fossil capital and home of the international date festival. Then we will off road to visit the Berber Nomads and drive to a Berber village where there is a beautiful panoramic view followed by lunch. In the afternoon, we will drive to Erg Chebbi dunes, you will relax in the hotel before starting the camel trek.

Before we leave for the desert, the camels will be packed with water, food, blankets, and everything else which we will need for the trip. Each person will have their own camel and the ride will take 1.5 hours to reach the inside the dunes.

You will arrive to your own private tent and then you can walk in the dunes to watch the beautiful sunset and try sand boarding on the sand dunes. After seeing the sun set, you will go down back to the camp to enjoy mint tea (what we call Moroccan Berber Whiskey!). Then you will have your meal of delicious Moroccan Berber tagine in the camp. After dinner, the party will start. Local Berber nomad musicians will play traditional music with drums and dancing and afterwards you will watch the magical sky full of stars and enjoy the peaceful desert. Dinner and overnight in nomad camp.

Tents have various amenities depending on your selection including beds, electricity, private bathroom with shower, and air conditioning (please let us know which amenities you would like for an accurate quote).

Day 3: Erg Chebbi–Rissani–Ziz Valley–Errachidia airport.

The guide will gently wake you in the morning to see the sun rise over the dunes of the Sahara. We will ride camels back from Desert Camp to Merzouga for breakfast and showers and then begin our drive back to Errachidia through the Ziz Valley.

What’s included?

  • Accommodation and dinner in Erfoud

  • Luxury private tent at Berber Camp with electricity, beds, private bathroom with shower (air conditioned tents are available for an additional fee)

  • Dinner and breakfast at Berber camp

  • Private guide with air-conditioned 4×4 vehicle with fuel

Please note

  • Ask us about additional options like riding dunebuggys or quads in the desert or visiting Merzouga Lake, home of the wild Flamingos. 

  • Vegetarian food options are available.

  • Your private luxury tent will have electricity, beds, and private bathroom with shower. If you would like a Royal tent (larger and with air conditioning) please contact us.

  • The camel ride is 1.5 hours. 

  • Ages 3 – 60 have enjoyed this tour in the past. Children under a certain size will ride with a parent. Contact us if you have questions Info@AllMoroccoTours.com.

What do I need to bring?

  • Wear long pants for the camel trek

  • You will bring one small overnight bag on the camel trek to the camp

  • Bring a bottle of water with you for the camel trek

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