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.
Transfers by 4x4 or minibus from/to the arrival/departure point - 1 professional nature guide throughout the duration of the trip – 5 nights in bivouac, with accommodation on full board basis - 4 nights in hotel / riad/ guest house, with accommodation on full board basis - 3 liters of water per day and per person during the trek - Cook and equipment for the bivouac: restaurant and kitchen tent, igloo tents and mattresses - Muleteers and mules for carrying luggages, equipment and supplies - Hammam and massages at the end of the trekking - 24h24 assistance
Airplane tickets - Drinks – Tips for staff – Optional activities – Travel health and cancellation insurance (upon request, Direction Sud will help you identify the most suitable for your needs). Direction Sud guarantees no hidden costs or other extra fees.