Day 1: M’hamid – Erg Lihoudi
This tour starts from Mhamid, the “Gate of the desert”,and brings you to the real desert where you will experience a traditional nomadic life. The camel ride will take you through beautiful parts of the Sahara in the closer periphery of Mhamid, including small sand dunes (Erg), tamarisk trees and stone desert (hammada). After a 3 hours camel ride,we will have a lunch break under a large tamarisk tree.
Here you can relax while drinking Moroccan tea before we continue onto the deep desert to encounter nomad tribes and experience their unique world, traditions and customs. After about 3 hours camel trek, we’ll reach a bivouac at Erg Lihoudi sand dunes, where you’ll enjoy dinner, listen to local music and spend the night.
Day 2: Erg Lihoudi – M’hamid
Admire an unforgettable sunrise with morning breeze and enjoy breakfast served in a tent or in the open air before we come back to the village of Mhamid, where arrival is expected around 10:00 am.
Included in the price:
- 3 hours camel ride, 1 camel per person,
- overnight accommodation in tents,
- dinner, and breakfast.
- Departure: 8:00 h from Mhamid
- Arrival: 10:00 h next morning
- Distance: approx. 28 km
- Cost per person: 65€