THE ROUTE OF THE DUNES – 10 DAYS
Six day trekking through the majestic dunes of Ch’gaga, along the ancient caravan trade route linking Marrakech, ancient capital of the Almoravids, to the great Sahara. A journey designed to explore spectacular wild landscapes, hiking and camel riding from dune to dune and camping at night around a bonfire, enjoying a magical desert experience. The trekking does not require a specific training. Nevertheless, a healty physical condition and a good level of fitness are strongly recommended to fully enjoy long distance trails. Average walking time of 6 hours per day. The trip includes the transport in 4X4 or minibus from Marrakech to M’hamid (departure point of the trekking) across the Atlas mountains and the vast oasis of Draa.
Private transport by 4x4 or minibus with driver and air conditioning - Local guide - 5 nights in tent camp - 4 nights in riad/local guest house - Accommodation on full board basis - 3 liters of water per day and per person during the trek - Local staff and tent camp equipment, including igloo tents and mattresses - Porters and camels for the transportation of luggage, equipment and supplies - Traditional hammam at the end of the trekking - 24h assistance
Airplane tickets - Drinks – Tips for staff – Optional activities – Travel health insurance (upon request, Direction Sud will help you identify the most suitable for your needs).