Treks & Bivouacs


Treks & Bivouacs Saharan Adventure – 7 days/6 nights – Departure Marrakesh Experience the desert and nomadic life by trekking for a few days through the dunes of the Sahara accompanied by a camelman and his camels to carry you or your luggage. Cook over a camp fire, sleep in a nomad tent and relish…

Morocco Tours


Tours A little majesty in Zagora – 2 days/1 night – Departure Marrakesh For those who have little time but wish to get a glimpse and taste of the desert, this is the ideal trip.  It is a two-day journey across the High Atlas Mountains and the Dra’a valley to reach the Tinfou dunes near…

Valleys & Gorges


Valleys & Gorges The great southern rivers When travelling through the south of Morocco it is virtually impossible to avoid the country’s most impressive river valleys, albeit in such dry conditions. The rivers are fed by the snow-melt and rains from the Atlas Mountains and can flow for several hundreds of kilometres, given enough water…

Atlantic Coast


Trekking & Walking Holidays Atlantic Coast Programs We currently offer two trekking itineraries along the Atlantic Coast south of Essaouira/North of Agadir. Approximate driving distance from Essaouira to the start point is 100km. Either itinerary may be completed in the opposite direction, i.e. starting in Essaouira. Our guided treks along the Atlantic coast offer a…

Nomadic Camp


Nomadic Camp   Imagine your very own private, wild campsites in the dunes, in the region of Erg Chigaga. Designed to accommodate a couple looking for total escape & exploration, yet in comfort & style, three Nomadic Camps are sited within a day’s trek of each other. Walk by foot or trek by camel-back each…

Berber Desert Camp


Berber Desert Camp   The drive to the great dunes of Erg Chigaga is wonderful and you will exit and enter the desert via two ways (driving time off-piste 2-3hrs), so you’ll get to see more of the region – desert scrub, the Anti-Atlas mountains, a vast dry salt lake, Iriqui, (once on the Paris/Dakar…

4×4 Sahara Desert


4×4 Sahara Desert Introduction We are a little biased towards what we consider to be the authentic Saharan experience, given our connections to the desert and our background (read more in the section About Us). As a result, most of our itineraries encompass tours via the Erg Chigaga dunes, which are approx. 60km west, off-road,…

essaouira festival


THE FESTIVAL Each year, the beautiful city of Mogador devotes its maze of streets, lovely beaches, and vibrant public squares to music. In just a few years the city has become Morocco’s answer to Woodstock. Colourful and exciting nights to soothe the spirit, thousands of music lovers swaying  to the music in a convivial and…

gnawa


http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dlLwDnls4rM The Gnawa (or Gnaoua, Ghanawa, Ghanawi, Gnawi) people originated from North and West Africa; to be precise the ancient Ghanaian Empire of Ouagadougou (present day Mauritania, Senegal, Gambia, Burkino Faso and 85% of Mali (pre Gnawi/Mali Wars)). This name Gnawa is taken from one of the indigenous languages of the Sahara Desert called Tamazight. The phonology of this term according to…

agadir


Agadir (arabisch ‏أكادير‎, aus berberisch: agadir, „Speicherburg“) ist eine Hafenstadt am Atlantik im Süden Marokkos, etwa 500 km südlich von Casablanca mit 600.177 Einwohnern (Berechnung 2012)[1]. Mit dem Flughafen Al Massira verfügt Agadir über einen internationalen Flughafen mit Direktverbindungen zu zahlreichen deutschen Verkehrsflughäfen. Geschichte Agadir wurde 1505 von portugiesischen Seefahrern gegründet. 1541 eroberten die Saadier…

אגאדיר


אגאדיר (בערבית: أغادير) היא עיר בדרום-מערב מרוקו לחופי האוקיינוס האטלנטי. בעיר חיים למעלה מ-600 אלף תושבים. היא ידועה במיוחד באקלים החם שלה, המושך תיירים צפון-אירופאים במהלך החורף.  היסטוריה העיר הוקמה ב-1505 על ידי הפורטוגזים כעיר נמל, בשם “סנטה קרוז דו קאבו דה גוּ‏אֶ‏ה” (Santa Cruz do Cabo de Gué), כחלק משרשרת מבצרים ותחנות סחר לאורך…