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Sahara family trek in southern Morocco Desert: The Little Prince camel trekis adapted to little feet a reall amazing experience for young adventurers .
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The Little Prince

Sahara camel trek for families in Southern Morocco

8 Days, 5 Days trek, Period: Autumn to Spring Level: Easy

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Far south from Ouarzazate, passed Zagora and the Draa Oasis towards west, the thin range of Djebel  Bani stands as the last obstacle before the great desert. That's where we invite for a family adventure  in the heart of the Sahara desert. You will experience the nomad way of life accompanied by an  experienced team and their loyal camels. You will enjoy the quietness of the starry nights, the beauty  of the shapes and the colours, and even the simple pleasure of rolling from the top of a dune. This trip  alternates a variety of desert landscapes: canyons, gueltas, oasis and sand dunes. It is certainly the  best initiation to the Saharan ambiance.    
Day1. Ouarzazate Arrival to Ouarzazate Airport, where you will be welcomed by your guide and transferred to your hotel in the  city. Overnight in 3* hotel on half board basis.  Day2. Ouarzazate - Zagora - Djebel Bani After  an early breakfast, we drive south to the legendary Draa Valley, valley that we follow from Agdez till  Zagora. We join Oued Feija on the north side of the Bani where we meet our caravan (4h30 drive). After  loading the camels we cross the pass of Foum Laashar. Through some impressive sandstone slabs, we reach  our 1st camp at Tifekhsit (3h30 walk).  Day3. Djebel Bani - Oued Mhasser / 4h30 hiking We go down the Mhasser canyons, where the miraculous presence of water gave birth to superb gueltas and  oasis. During our walk, we might encounter some nomad families. We camp at Amda n'Oumssaoui after 4h30  walk.  Day4. Oued Mhasser - Samra Dunes / 5h00 hiking Following the steady rythme of our caravan, we cross to thesouthern side of the Djebel Bani. The line of the  first sand dunes appears as a mirage far in the distance. Through a vast stony plateau we reach our 1st  bivouac in the dunes. Day5. Samra Dunes - Chigaga / 4h30 hiking The day will be spent exploring and climbing the dunes of Ebidiiya before we ascent the highest dune of the  Erg: 150 meters, with a superb view on the whole area and our camp site further north. Camp will be pitched  in the dunes of Ebidlya. Day6. Chigaga - Erg Elghoul / 5h00 hiking We will be hiking a long the luxuriant oued rtam with an interesting vegetation of Calotropis and big tamarisk  trees. This area knows a concentration of nomad families. Our lat camp in the Sahara will be set at the dunes  of Erg Elghoul.  Day7. Erg El Ghoul - Foum Zguid - Ouarzazate / 1h00 hiking - 5h30 transfer An early start this morning for sunrise on the desert. After farewell to our camel men and their camels, our  vehicles will be waiting for the return drive to Ouazazate.  The first 70 km of the journey will be off road on  desert piste before rejoining the tarmac at Foum Zguid. We will then continue to Ouarzazate on road,  overnight at 3* hotel on half board basis.  Day8. Return flight Depend on your flight schedule a transfer is organised to Ouarzazate Airport for your flight back home. 

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Our family Sahara Camel trek will lead you to deep Moroccan desert. After driving along the legendary Draa Valley, you will start an unfrgettable hike  through the real desert. Assisted by camels, your children will live a real life experience. Moving from camp to camp like nomads, you and your family  will explore amazing desert landscapes of Mountains, canyons and sand dunes.. 
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Booking Form Trekking Info / Pack Terms & Conditions Person	2 to 3		4 to 5		6 & +				                   Price 	920 		570 		470 	         	 Price based on Adults /  50% Reduction for Children  of 6 to 11 years old / 25% for Children 12 to 15 years old
• 2 night 3* Hotel in Ouarzazate (HB) • English speaking guide, and cook • Camel men and camels for assistance • Full board on trek with coffee and tea • 1 picnic + 1 restaurant on transfers • Ground transfers by 4x4 : (airport -    hotel - trek - hotel - airport) •  All camping equipment (except sleeping bags) • 5 nights camping (FB basis)
• International flight to and from Ouarzazate & Airport taxes • Morocco Visa fees • Travel insurance    • Soft/alcoholic drinks      • Optional trips and sightseeing tours   • Additional nights at the beginning or  end of trip   • Tips and personal expanses
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