6-Day Morocco Desert Trek – trek in Morocco desert

Morocco Desert Trek : If you yearn to explore the essence of the Moroccan desert, this expedition in southern Morocco offers an unparalleled opportunity to immerse yourself in the unique and traditional life of the Sahara.

Throughout this desert trek, you will be captivated by the breathtaking landscapes of the mountains and experience unforgettable evenings, gazing at the mesmerizing sunset from the vast dunes where our tents will be pitched.

Embarking on this adventure in the Moroccan desert promises an extraordinary human journey, enveloped by untouched nature and enriched by interactions with the obliging and hospitable nomadic camel men.

With Mohamed, an experienced mountain guide and connoisseur of the Moroccan desert, at the helm, you can be assured of a meticulously planned and exceptional expedition. Whether you choose to travel by truck, ATV, camel, or on foot, this unforgettable voyage will undoubtedly be an experience of a lifetime!

Morocco Desert Trek

  • Total time: 6 days, including 4 to 5 days of hiking in the desert
  • Climate: Sunny days, cool to cold nights
  • Porterage: Dromedaries
  • Accommodation: 5 nights in the tents in the desert
  • Difficulty: Medium

6-Day Desert Trek Program in Morocco with 4 Days of Hiking

Day 1: Marrakech – Ouarzazate – Zagora – Faija Plateau

Departure towards the High Atlas, passing through the Tichka Pass (2260m), then descending to Ouarzazate for lunch. Afterward, we will head to the oasis of the Draa Valley, where we will meet our group of camel drivers. Dinner and overnight stay in tents. 7 hours of driving.

Day 2: Faija Plateau – Djebel Bani – Diabi Oasis – Oued Lamhasser

Our desert trek begins with a crossing of the Djebel Bani. We will ascend the Col de Foum Laâchar in the mountains of Djebel Bani. Lunch will be prepared by our chef in the shade of the Diabi Oasis. In the afternoon, we will descend the dry riverbed through the gorges of Oued Lemhasser. We will encounter some nomadic families living in Bedouin tents with herds of goats and camels (a very rugged life). Night under the tents or under the stars. 5 hours of hiking.

Day 3: Oued Lamhasser – Bougarne Dunes

After breakfast, we will cross a large rocky plateau before reaching the small dunes of Oued Laatach. Lunch will be enjoyed under the tamarisk trees, and after 1 hour of hiking, we will reach the large dunes of Bougarne. From our bivouac, we can admire the sunset. Night under the tents. 5 hours of hiking for this day.

Day 4: Bougarne Dunes – Oued Naam

We will cross the sandy dunes at the pace of the camels before reaching a desert plateau that will lead us to the small dunes of Kriat Jmel for lunch. Then, an hour of hiking will take us to the dunes of Oued Naam. Not far from the dunes, a well will provide us with water. Night under the tents. 5.5 hours of hiking.

Day 5: Oued Naam – Ras Nkhal

We will leave the dunes of Oued Naam towards the dunes and the palm grove of Ras Nkhal, through landscapes of sandy dunes and hamadas, vast stony desert expanses dotted with volcanic rocks. Last night under the tents. 5 hours of hiking.

Day 6: Ras Nkhal Palm Grove – M’Hamid – Marrakech

The last day of our Morocco desert trek. Return to Marrakech through the magnificent Draa Valley. Then, via Ouarzazate and the Tichka Pass, we will arrive in Marrakech by the end of the day. 450 km.

The Price of Camel trekking desert Morocco : 

Number of people

Price : / person in euros

2 people : 640 € / person
3 people : 580 € / person
4 people and more : 520 € / person



– Road Transfers from / to Marrakesh
– 05 Accommodation in tents
– Tents and mattresses during the trek
– All food during the trek
– Camels to carry the baggage and food
– Cook
– Qualified Mountain Guide
– Hotel  and meals in Marrakesh
– Drinks and personal expanses
– Tips

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Explore the Wonders of Morocco with a Desert Trek

Discover the enchanting beauty of the Moroccan desert with an unforgettable desert trek. Morocco’s vast and diverse landscapes offer a captivating journey through golden dunes, ancient oases, and rugged terrain.

Embarking on a desert trek in Morocco is a once-in-a-lifetime experience that immerses you in the heart of the Sahara. Led by experienced guides who know the desert like the back of their hand, you’ll venture into the remote and untouched corners of this magical land.

The trek begins with the gentle sway of camels as you traverse the rolling sand dunes. As the sun sets over the horizon, the desert comes alive with a mesmerizing display of colors, painting the sky with hues of orange and pink. At night, the starry sky stretches endlessly above you, creating a celestial spectacle that leaves you in awe.

During the day, you’ll explore ancient Berber villages and encounter the warm hospitality of the desert dwellers. You’ll learn about their traditions, sample traditional cuisine, and experience the rich cultural tapestry that the desert has to offer.

As you journey deeper into the desert, you’ll witness the ever-changing landscapes, from majestic sand dunes to rugged canyons. Each step brings a new sense of wonder and adventure, as you uncover the secrets of this vast desert wilderness.

The desert trek is not just a physical journey; it’s also a spiritual one. The vastness of the desert and its silence create a sense of introspection and inner peace. It’s a chance to disconnect from the busy world and reconnect with yourself and nature.

Whether you opt for a short desert excursion or a more extended trek, each moment spent in the Moroccan desert is filled with unforgettable memories. Camping under the stars, sharing stories around a campfire, and waking up to the breathtaking sunrise over the dunes are experiences that will stay with you forever.

A Morocco desert trek is an adventure like no other, promising an immersion into the timeless beauty of the Sahara and an appreciation for the simplicity and grandeur of nature. So, pack your bags, leave behind the hustle and bustle of everyday life, and embark on a soul-stirring journey through the mesmerizing landscapes of Morocco’s desert.