Travel At Morocco

Morocco Camel Trekking

Morocco camel trekking offers the quintessential desert experience. However, for those who prefer alternative modes of travel, such as 4×4 vehicles, fully or partly guided tours with experienced drivers are also available upon request. Your journey, including transportation and accommodation, can be meticulously arranged in advance by Travel At Morocco, catering to different preferences and budgets.

Camel trekking in the Chegaga Desert provides a captivating journey through Morocco’s remote and breathtaking Sahara landscape. Nestled within the heart of the desert, Chegaga boasts expansive golden dunes that stretch as far as the eye can see, creating an awe-inspiring backdrop for your adventure. Led by knowledgeable guides, the undulating sands are traversed, allowing for the timeless beauty of the desert to be experienced with each step.

From the mesmerizing colors of sunrise to the camping beneath the starlit sky, every moment in Chegaga is filled with wonder and tranquility. The rich culture of the desert is immersed, as local nomadic communities interact with and traditional Moroccan cuisine is indulged in, making your camel trek in Chegaga an unforgettable exploration of nature and heritage.

Here are some examples of potential excursions:
  1. Erigat el-Aoûd – 3 days: Starting from Mhamid, the journey leads to Erigat el-Aoûd, or the Dunes of the Horses, traversing the mesmerizing landscapes of dunes and tamarisk trees. The return journey circles Ras el-Nkhel and passes through date groves, offering a glimpse into the serene desert life rarely explored by tourists.

  2. The Draâ Valley – 5 days: Beginning near the historic Kasbah of Tamegroute, renowned for its ancient Koranic library and pottery, this tour ventures through rugged mountains, rocky plains, and the Draâ Valley. Along the way, you’ll encounter Bougawar, the Dune of the Crow, and the tranquil village of Walid Driss, ending near Mhamid.

  3. Taste of the Sahara – 8 days: Departing from Mhamid, this immersive tour takes you through dunes, barren plateaus, and sacred oases. You’ll marvel at the towering dunes of Chegaga, cross the dry lake bed of Iriqi, and journey through the High Atlas Mountains, with options to conclude the trip in either Foum Zguid or Mhamid, either by 4×4 or camel.

Whether you seek a short desert retreat or a longer expedition into the heart of the Sahara, Travel At Morocco offers customizable experiences to suit every adventurer’s desires.

What to bring:
  • Make sure your bag is lightweight, you will need your backpack for your daily trekking needs.
  • Walking shoes or trainers with sturdy soles.
  • Hat to protect from the sun.
  • Fleece, gloves, windbreaker, warm hat, warm socks, trousers, nightwear( it is hot during the day but can be freezing at night )
  • Ski mask ( against possible sandstorms).
  • Sunglasses.
  • Sleeping bags.
  • Sunscreen.
  • Torch/Flashlight.
  • Toothbrush and toothpaste.
  • Lighter or matches.
  • Toilet paper ( which you can buy in Morocco ).
  • Rubbish bag
  • Bottled water minimum 1,5 liters).
  • Medical supplies: Prescription drugs, painkillers, bandages, plasters of drops, sunburn lotion, and diarrhea medication.
Tour includes:
  • Private air-conditioned 4WD/van
  • English-speaking driver guide with sightseeing information.
  • Hotels or Riads (breakfast, dinner, and lunch)
  • Camel ride ( camel per each ) (breakfast, dinner, and lunch)
  • Our team/guide, cooker, camels, carrying luggage (tents, mats, food…)
  • Full board and water during the trek.
Not include:
  • drinks
  • Entrance fees into Kasbahs/museums if applicable.
  • Holiday insurance


For the price and more information, please do not hesitate to contact us, and let us know about the number of people and the dates of your tour, we will get back to you as soon as possible.


In case you want to modify this Morocco camel trekking, just be in contact with us beforehand and we will make it happen

Morocco camel trekking
error: Content is protected !!