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Trek Sahara Desert

  • Activity:
    treks & walks
  • Distance:
    78 km
  • Duration:
    8 days
  • Difficulty:
    moderate
  • Location:
    Morocco
Available Dates:

Oct '17 & 18

overview

This all inclusive eight day challenge to Morocco, takes us on an a five day exhilarating trek along dried-out riverbeds of the Sahara desert, from oasis to oasis. Our route will snake its way through the desert’s emptiness, and along ancient irrigation channels that are still in use today. We’ll get the chance to camp out under the star-lit African sky, and might even catch the sight of a shooting star! Together, we spend our last day and night in the colourful city of Marrakech.

The journey into the Sahara Desert begins as soon you register. You will receive a challenge pack with all the essentials you may need. If you are fundraising, will we sort out all charity formalities for you, and we also offer pre-challenge briefings and training weekends in the UK where you can meet our trek leaders. On the day of departure your Action Challenge leader will meet you at the airport in London, ready to join you on your adventure through the desert!

trip highlights

  • Enjoy an 8 day all inclusive trip with 5 days of trekking 
  • Camp on the banks of Oued Mzouaria
  • Climb the first dunes of Ait Ourir
  • See the impressive cliffs of the southern Drâa 
  • Trek Djbel Bani’s rocky plateau
  • See the wonders of the Saharan night sky
  • Shop in the Souks of Marrakech

what's included in the cost?

  • Fully supported 8 day group challenge
  • UK qualified medic 
  • Full support team, including local guides
  • International flights
  • Action Challenge trek leader
  • All accommodation, twin share - hotels / tents
  • All meals with the group; including breakfast, lunch and dinner
  • National Park entrance fees
  • Half day in Marrakech ended with a celebratory dinner
  • Pre event support including training weekends

Sign up to this Open Group Challenge and experience a once in a lifetime adventure. If you are a group of 10+ and wish to set up a bespoke trip please get in touch.

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