Les Petits Caravaniers - Family Adventure Trek
Morocco, Family, 8 days - from £495 (land only) - from €670 (land only) - from $865 (land only)
Day 1: Arrive Marrakech where we are met by a local KE representative. Complimentary transfer to group hotel. KE Land Only package services start with overnight at the hotel.
Day 2: After a leisurely breakfast, we drive to Tamsahlte in the heart of the desert via Ouarzazate and the Draa Valley. We meet the camels and crew and there may be time for a quick camel ride before dinner! Overnight at a fixed, Bedouin style, camp.
Day 3: Leaving our fixed camp, we set off walking with the camels through a volcanic landscape, ascending and descending a couple of low passes. There are views of desert and mountains, and the chance to see rock art. Approx 4-5 hrs walking. Camp in the desert near Ait Ouazzik.
Day 4: We break camp and visit the kasbah fortress of Ait Ouazzik. We then continue our walk with the aid of the camels and crew through a gorge to the hamlet of Imi n'Ouarg. Approx 4-5 hrs walking. Camp in the desert near the village of Amred.
Day 5: Our mini-adventure continues as we leave camp again and walk through the heart of the desert, across the sandy dunes of Barghou. From here walk to our campsite which we build near the village of Foum Tizza. Approx 4-5 hrs walking.
Day 6: Today we cross the high dunes of Saredrar searching for fossils as we go. We are now truly in a Saharan landscape - surrounded by mountains and dunes. We arrive at our last nights camp, which is a fixed, Bedouin style camp, with showers. Approx 5hrs walking.
Day 7: Return drive to Marrakech via the Tizi n'Tichka pass, and check in to the group hotel. Rest of the day is free. Another chance to visit the remarkable Djemaa el-Fna. Overnight hotel in Marrakech.
Day 8: KE Land Only package services end after breakfast. Complimentary airport transfers are provided.