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9 Days Tribal Experience tour itinerary for morocco: Meet The Sahara Tribes In Draa Valley

Erg Chegaga, Marrakech, Atlas Mountains, Ouarzazate

Nature
Nature Tour
Desert
Desert Tour
Tribal
Tribal Experience Tour

Enjoy trekking in the High Atlas Range, meet the tribes of the Sahara Desert and then spend the night in the stunning dunes of Chegaga. The Draa Valley is one of the biggest Moroccan valleys and you will be greeted by beautiful desert landscapes. 

DAY 01

Marrakech

  • Upon arrival at Marrakech, you will be transferred to your hotel in the city center.

  • Then, your afternoon will be clear, leaving you free to explore the city of Marrakech at your leisure.

DAY 02

Marrakech - faija

  • Start the day by driving across the High Atlas Mountains to Ouarzazat and then Zagora passing by amazing, panoramic views of the Moroccan countryside. It takes almost 8 hours driving, but along the way, you will pass date-palm oases, Berber villages, and incredible Moroccan landscapes.

  • Leave the minibus in Zagora and switch to a more suitable vehicle that will take you to Faija, where you will meet the camels and their cameleers.

DAY 03

Faija / Camping

  • Today, you start your trekking tour first thing in the morning.

  • First, you’ll load the camels and then head to Hamada to begin your guided tour of Morocco proper.

  • Come across the beautiful views of the Saghro Mountains, and with luck, you may also see some Bedouin nomads.

  • After lunch in the oasis, you will walk along ancient dry river beds and arrive at the campsite by sunset. This section is usually around 6.5 hours.

DAY 04

Camping / Dunes of Chegaga.

  • Trek up to the Abbes Pass, where you will experience the incredible vastness of the Sahara Desert. You should be able to spot the beautiful Dunes of Chegaga where you’ll be staying the night. Trekking time should be about 8 hours.

DAY 05

Dunes of Chegaga / Dunes of Bougarne

  • Start the day by walking through a multitude of Chegaga’s small sand dunes, and then you continue to M’hamid where you will stop to have lunch under the Tamares trees.

  • By evening time, you’ll arrive at the Dunes of Bougarne, a very beautiful site rarely frequented and almost unknown to most travellers. Walking time will be around 7 hours.

DAY 06

Dunes of Bougarne / Dunes of Oued Naam

  • Today, you will start quite early to be able to catch the sun rising over the dunes. As the sun comes up, you will trek up to a huge rocky plateau and head toward the Dunes of Oued Naam and getting there by late afternoon. The day will be around 6  hours of trekking.

DAY 07

Dunes of Oued Naam / Dunes of Mhamid / Agdez

  • This will be the last stage of your trekking adventure and will take you through beautiful desert landscapes and finally, an immense plateau of small dunes through which you’ll reach the Regaga and then the Mhamid Dunes. Here, the trek reaches its end, and you can take a well-earned rest.

DAY 08

Agdez / Ouarzazat Ticheka Pass / Marrakech

  • Take the road from Agdz to Marrakech along the beautiful Ticheka route and you will arrive in the city of Marrakech by the afternoon.

DAY 09

Marrakech

  • Transfer to airport in Marrakech.

  • 760 USD Per Adult
  • Transport from Marrakech to Draa Valley 

  • Back  to Marrakech 

  • Transfer from the airport to the hotel 

  • Transfer to airport in Marrakech 

  • Night in Marrakech hotel with breakfast 

  • Food during the trip from day 2 until lunch of day 8 

  • Guide 

  • Camels for languages 

  • 7 nights in campsites

  • 1 night in a guest house in Agadez 

  • Night in Marrakech with breakfast 

  • Cook 

  • Equipment for campsite and kitchen  

  • Food in Marrakech 

  • Tipping for drive guide, camels drivers, and cook 

  • Drinks (water and soft drinks) 

  • Travel insurance 

  • Flight ticket 

  • Entrance fees 

  • Meet the Sahara Tribes in Morocco’s Draa Valley

  • Trekking in Morocco: The Draa Valley is one of the biggest Moroccan valleys.

  • Enjoy 9 days of trekking in the High Atlas Mountains, meet the tribes of the Sahara Desert and then spend the night in the stunning dunes of Chegaga. 

Erg Chegaga, Marrakech, Atlas Mountains, Ouarzazate

Nature
Nature Tour
Desert
Desert Tour
Tribal
Tribal Experience Tour
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Contributed By

Mohamed Imerhane

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