“La Rahla” – 5 Days Dromedary Caravan: From M’hamid – to Erg Ez-Zahar

Day 1 – Le Petit Prince Bivouac -> Reg El Arada -> Sidi Bousnina Ruins
After breakfast, the trek begins towards the ruins of Sidi El Reg Bousnina via Arada, on route we’ll break for a picnic. Once we’ve eaten we’ll continue our journey to the ruins where a traditional camp will be set for the night.

Day 2 – Sidi Bousnina Ruins -> Erg Ez-Zahar
In the early morning depart for the big dunes of south Erg Ez-Zahar. After lunch, the caravan continues towards the big dune. On route we’ll stop for a ritual and refreshing tea ceremony before a tajine dinner, served by star light.

Day 3 – Erg Ezzahar -> Erg Smar
A Bedouin breakfast will be served around the embers from the night before, after which we’ll continue walking towards Erg Smar through Ait Ounabgui.

Day 4 – Erg Smar -> Erg Ait Ounir
The caravan continues its course along the track through the desert, with a break for a picnic desert lunch. That evening we’ll set up camp and together prepare Khoubzat mella el (translated to “bread baked in sand”) for dinner.

Day 5 – Rass Nkhill -> Erg Ait Ounir
After breakfast the final hike will begin towards Le Petit Prince, we’ll break of a final desert lunch before we arrive back in the bivouac from a much welcomed shower and a final evening of calming music punctuated by desert chants.

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