Tour M (3 Days)
Zagora > Erg Lihoudi > M’hamid > Erg Chegaga > Tamegroute > Zagora
Departure by 4X4 will be around 3:00 pm from Zagora, we drive off-road along the Draa valley and the ancient road of caravans to the village of M’hamid, which marks the end of the paved road and the beginning of the Sahara desert. At Here we will trek by camels for two-hour leads to the dunes of Erg Lihoudi for an unforgettable sunset and to spend the beauty of the night in a nomad tent close to Erg Lihoudi.
If you wake up early enough, you can watch the spectacle of the sunrise, when the color of the dunes and the play of shadows are an awesome sight. After breakfast we will start on the dunes go back to jeep and move to M’hamid for lunch in a local bivouac. Around 2 hours you’ll be picked up by the 4X4 and enjoy new variations of the Sahara desert. We will visit as well nomad family and have tea in their tent. If you have some medicine to help, or even a t-shirt, the nomad Family will be more than happy. We reach the immense sand dunes of Chegaga just before the picturesque sunset. You can sand board from the dunes. An absolutely magic night under a starry sky waits us. There we will be served a Berber evening meal: soup, salad, tagine or couscous with mint tea. We will also enjoy some local music around a camp fire.
After a reach breakfast, we will take our way from Erg Chegaga dunes to Tamegroute for a visit to the Koranic library, the underground kasbah and the potteries. Afterwards, still feeling the sands between your toes you are coming back from this wonderful journey with the 4×4 to the village of Zagora. Arrival is around 12:30 a.m