Draa Valley Trekking Holidays

Draa valley Walking Holidays and Morocco desert trek

Exploring the Sahara world, enjoying the sunrise on the sand dunes, relaxing in the beautiful oasis of draa valley or even more visiting old villages are the mains attractions in this Morocco desert trip. Walking is another way to have authentic experiences and to change touristy destinations. Hiking along of Draa valley offers the opportunity to be in touch with sahara and its magical life as well as excellent area surrounded by beautiful hills covered by small farms in additional to traditional villages sprung alongside lash oasis.

draa valley trekking holidays morocco

Highlights of the Trek
- Length of stay: 8 days.
- Remark: you can walk for several days in the désert, please contact us if you hope to choose only one of both.
- Accommodation during this trip: 3 nights in the Hotel, Riad or Kasbah / 7 nights in camping trek
- Trip Name: Oasis and dunes of Daraa valley
- Destination: southern Morocco
- Grade: easy
- Trip starts- ends: Marrakech
- Best Season: from October to April.
- Number of participants: from 3 people.


Day 1 Marrakech Airport - Hotel:
Arrival at the airport of Marrakech and transfer to the hotel.

Day 2 Marrakech - Ouarzazate - Zagora - Nasrat:
early departur to Ouarzazate via the hight Atlas mountains (pass of Tizi n'Tichka 2260m). Then we will be joyning the subsaharien landscapes which wilcome you to the dry part of Morocco before arriving to daraa valley. crossing the mountain of Saghro at Tinififite pass(1660 m) to reach Agdaz.village where The windy road taks use trough nice villages and palm groves until Zagora. Meeting our local camel team to start our short walk 1h and 30min befor our first camp.
* 1h 30min walk
* Overnight camping at the foot of the dunes

Draa valley trek

Day 3 Dune Nasrate - Sidi Salah Tidri:
We pass Nasrate dunes and a large plateau, before arriving to the oasis and the village of Sidi Salah. Lunch at the village exit. In the afternoon we will walk through the dunes till we get to our campsite.
* 5 h 30 walk
* Overnight camping

Day 4 Tidri - Dunes Erg Sahel:
To discover the beautiful site of tumulus Larjam evidence of the occupation of this region by man, and are the first in the region. turning south, where the route alternate furrows Saharian dunes and large spaces. Installing the campsite in the dunes of Erg Sahel. lunch at the campsite.
* 5 h / 5 h 30 walk. Overnight camping.

Day 5 Sahel Dunes - Erg Lahniti:
We leave the dunes of Erg Sahel full course west for a nice step in a Saharian universe, crossing open spaces dotted with residues of old pottery, arriving to the dunes of Erg Lahniti lunch on the way to the camp.
* 5h 30mn walking. Overnight camping.

Morocco desert trek

Day 6 Erg Lahniti - Oulad Driss:
We cross the dunes of Lahniti and daraa to join the largest palm grove of Oulad Driss, lunch at the campsite. In the afternoon short tour riding camel.
* 4h walking. Overnight camping.

Day 7 Oulad driss - Ouarzazate - Marrakech:
After our breakfast we puck up our laguages and take the transport driving back same way to Marrakech, lunch on the way.

Day 8 Hotel - Airport:
Transfer to the airport. End of our services.

Morocco desert tour

Cost details:
NB: Price on request. This will depend on the number of participants. So for any quote request please contact us

Costs we provide include the followings:
- picks up & drops by private car/Van/Bus/ Taxi.
- All your standard Meals (breakfast, lunch and dinner) during the trip.
- 6 nights in camp, 2 nights in the Hotel, Riad or Kasbah.
- A highly experienced, helpful and friendly government license holder English speaking Guide
- Team and camels to carry your baggage and our equipment.
- compsite This is the high level classic style of trekking also known as camping (fully organized treks) supplying all camping equipments (sleeping, kitchen, dining and toilet tents etc) along with the food and cooker will prepare hot meals with attention towards variety and hygiene and nutrition to serve you.

Excluded from costs are the following:
- All kinds of drinks like beer, coke/fanta/sprite, and alcohol.
- Travel Insurance (Essential).
- Personal trekking equipment.
- Tips for staffs and driver's.

Trekking equipment checklist:
When selecting your personal items, keep in mind the number of days you’ll be camping, the time of year and the altitude, we advise our clients bringing these items but depending of season other ways you can contact us .

Sun hat, Gloves, Sunglasses, Sun block for lips, Long underwear, Medical first aid kit, Flash light, Batteries and bulbs, Swiss army knife, Towel and toiletries, Down sleeping bag, Down jacket, Long sleeved shirt, Jumper or fleecy jacket, T-shorts, Mountain trekking boots, Comfy shoes for around the camp, Polypropylene /wool socks, Light cotton socks for under wool socks, camera with extra battery