4 Days and 3 Nights: M’Hamid to Erg Ez-Zahar

Day 1:

Leave early in the morning in the direction of the old 6th century Kasbah.

After 3 hours trekking have breakfast at Rass Nkhal.

In the afternoon trek to the dunes at Sidi Naji - the burial site of a regionally renowned Marabout.

Dinner and set up camp for the night at Sidi Naji. 

 

Day 2:

After breakfast leave Sidi Naji in the morning and cross the Hamada plateau.

Lunch under the shade of a Tamarix tree.

In the afternoon trek to the dunes at Erg Zahar.

Dinner and set up camp at Erg Zahar.

 

Day 3:

After breakfast trek to the hills of Lhdibate where you will have lunch.

In the afternoon trek to the ancient Nomad camp of Bartam.

Dinner and set up camp at Bartam.

 

Day 4:

After breakfast begin the trek back to M’Hamid.

Stop in the Tamarisk grove of Lbour for lunch.

Arrive at M’Hamid in the afternoon.