Camel Trip in Merzouga Sahara Desert Morocco Merzouga, Errachadia Sahara Desert, Morocco Camel Riding
Merzouga, Errachadia Sahara Desert, Morocco Camel Riding

The trans-SAHARAN Camel Caravan Trade Routes of the 9th century carried salt, gold, slaves and spices from sub-Sahara Africa to the Mediterranean ports and the Middle East. Its Capital or mustering point was "Sijiilmassa" - now Rissani near Merzouga.

5/5 Stars -- 1 Review
From $2335 / trip

Active Adventure

The trans-SAHARAN Camel Caravan Trade Routes of the 9th century carried salt, gold, slaves and spices from sub-Sahara Africa to the Mediterranean ports and the Middle East. Its Capital or mustering point was Sijiilmassa, present day Rissani. Appreciate and Remember the Gracious Personal Service in your Luxurious Surroundings of a Ryad to a Humble Welcome in Our Berber home in the Desert with the family and sharing of Cous Cous. Watch the woman cook and prepare their brown wheat bread. Begin your 12-Day Adventure in Marrakech with a luxurious stay in a restored palace (called ryad or riad) within the medina. Have a guided tour of Marrakech for the day followed by a Berber Horse Battle with Dinner- "Fantasia" .. Travel the next morning by vehicle with English speaking driver/guide for 2 days (stopover in Todra Gorge by the river in moderate hotel with dinner and breakfast) across the High Atlas Mountains, gorges, the Kasbah trail, Oases, and Berber villages to Merzouga, in the Sahara Desert, where you travel by camel for 6 days. Last night is at our new desert hotel by the sand dunes HAVEN LA CHANCE DESERT HOTEL. Next day, travel to Fes through the Ziz Valley and Atlas Mountains to your luxurious ryad. Fes is the most Imperial City of Morocco !! Attend the best folklore show in Morocco with a Fassi Dinner and meet your offical guide. The next day, a special Tour of Fes- the history, culture, and craftwork of this ancient city will be explained, That night, dinner at the ryad. Next day, travel to Casablanca to 4 star hotel with a visit to Volubilis- a 27 B.C. Roman ruins.Following day, departure to airport. All food and drinks are provided on the Camel Excursion and are prepared by your local Berbers. Mint tea (Berber whiskey they call it) is quite a ritual after the fire has been made. Then tangine and stories under the 1001 stars of a black sky. Some meteorites and many shooting stars. If there is a sandstorm, don't worry. The nomads will help out. Perhaps you shall share a meal and stay with them. Back in the villages, you shall also meet some local Berbers where you can appreciate their customs, culture, and handicrafts. Many people in the villages were nomads so this is a unique area. It is a real privilege and honor to be welcomed in their homes. All Transportation, Hotels and Accommodations and Meals Included.. Bedding etc provided for Camel Trip. Buy your own toilet paper, as there is only Nature's facilities in the sand dunes!!.

Sand dunes in Morocco

Typical Day

Sunny. Sometimes windy- with sand stormsJune and July and August are not good for the extended camel excursions. During the Summer, only Overnight Excursions are available..Leave by camel about 6 pm and return early morning to avoid the heatRare opportunity to visit Berber women and children and share a meal in their homes at the end of the camel excursion.---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------Guided Tours in Marrakech and Fes with official guides. Knowledgeable Arab guides explain history, culture, architecture, crartmanship, religion, etc. A lot of walking inside the Imperial Cities, medinas

Camel Shadows

Map & Directions

Haven La Chance Desert Hotel, Merzouga, Errachadia Sahara Desert, Morocco 52202

Points of Interest
Todra Gorge
Desert Hotel & Camels
Merzouga, Morocco
Casablanca, Morocco
Fes, Morocco

Nearby Attractions and Services

2 kmFolklore Show w Dinner- Fes
5 kmMarrakech Fantasia Dinner Show
4 kmBerber Cooperative in Merzouga
0 kmBlack G'nawi Music- Hotel
4 kmMerzouga Lake and oasis
1 kmBerber Cooperative and depot
0 kmSpecial mechui Dinner- Hotel
20 kmRissani Market
2 hoursCamel Bivouac in Erg Chebbie
0 kmSwimming Pool at desert Hotel
0 kmSwimming Pool at desert Hotel

Rates & Availability

Jan 1- Dec 24

per person
Dec 24- Dec 31

per person

2335 $ USA Dollars for each person. Price is based upon 2 persons in the tour. We will adjust price for extra persons included in group. It is imperial to watch currency changes and convert Euros to USA$.We can arrange trips for 1 person only or more with corresponding change in rates. Please request information from us for variations is this program.

*Please contact advertiser for rates & availability for your travel dates.

Starting at:
USD $2335 per trip
Reservations & Information
Viewed 7 times today.
Travel Dates

Add Your Free ListingAdvertise Your Travel Services

Add a multi-page listing promoting your accommodations, tours or travel services to customers on our network of travel sites. Your listing page can have up to 26 images, unlimited text, interactive map, availability calendar, ecards, photo-gallery and more.     » View Details
Disclaimer: Information provided through RealAdventures website, newsletters, emails or other services has been provided directly by the companies and/or individuals owning or offering the products/services. RealAdventures does not guarantee or warranty the accuracy of the information contained herein. It is the sole responsibility of the user to ensure the accuracy and clarity of any posted material and to determine the suitability of any service for their particular needs or requirements. Likewise, it is the responsibility of advertisers to determine the suitability and credit worthiness of potential customers prior to any transaction.

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.