100kms Desert Hike or Camel
Trek & Conservation Awareness
Morocco, North West Africa
This opportunity is exceptional. Beginning at a stunning kasbah, in an ancient village of only 80 families, your group has the choice of either an unassisted hike, camel-assisted hike, or camel riding trek into the incredibly beautiful region of the western Sahara. Our routes do not take us into extremely remote areas of 'the big empty', you will never the less have an epic desert challenge, and one that will live in the memory for many years to come.
This itinerary is 10 days, but we can extend the duration if needs be.
Day 1 Arrive Quarzazate airport/ transfer to the Kasbah/ settle in/ briefing
Day 2 Acclimatisation desert walk with day packs, 5kms out and back/ Flora and Fauna environmental awareness, today and during each day of the 6-day challenge
Day 3 Day 1 of the desert challenge/ 10kms today/ Old Quarry Route
Day 4 Day 2 of the desert challenge/ 15kms today/ Well Route
Day 5 Day 3 of the desert challenge/ 20kms today/ Community Route
Day 6 Day 4 of the desert challenge/ 20kms today/ High Dunes Route
Day 7 Day 5 of the desert challenge/ 20kms today/ Low Dunes Route
Day 8 Day 6 of the desert challenge/ 15kms today/ Home Run Route
Day 9 Transfer to Kasbah/ Personal admin/ Local community visit
Day 10 Transfer to Quarzazate airport for departure
To walk amongst the dunes and wild places of the desert is an experience so incredible, it can never be forgotten.
During this journey you will raise funds for your charity, make friends for life, and meet the wonderful people of this exceptional country.
Group size Minimum of 8, Maximum of 40
Accommodation Kasbah and desert wild camp
Catering For all dietary requirements & allergies
Kit & Clothing A kit list will be published for the group
Terrain Sandy, gravelly, and occasionally stoney
Climate Seasonal. We will advise during initial discussions
Fitness Level An average level is required. Training schedule provided
Transport All vehicles, and camels are provided
Guiding All guides are provided for the entire venture