Camel trekking is not only a fun activity for tourists, but is a part of the tradition of the country as nomads have used camels as a form of transport for centuries. Following in their footsteps is an unforgettable experience. The most popular camel trekking adventure is an excursion into the Sahara Desert.
The drive to the desert provides spectacular scenery and places. Crossing the Atlas Mountains, passing the UNESCO site of Ait Benhaddou, Ouarzazate “The Moroccan Hollywood” and Dades Gorges “The Valley of a Thousand Kasbahs”.
Arriving at the Sahara Desert camels take you across the dunes into the heart of the desert. Here you’ll be surrounded by nothing but sand, tranquility and open blue sky. At sunset the sky turns flaming red and orange followed by at pitch black night sky with billions of stars. You will visit colorful oases and discover the culture and traditions of the desert nomads.
Berber Tours of Morocco have vast experience providing tours to the Sahara Desert. Our guides will share countless stories, and provide valuable information about the Moroccan Culture, the passing scenery and the desert that they have gained through experience. Our excursions and camel treks can start any day of the week, and the duration can be suited to your needs. If camel trekking is not your cup of tea, we can also arrange a 4×4 to take you across the dunes to explore the magnificent Sahara Desert.
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