M'HAMID -OUED NÂAM -HAMMADA- GRANDES DUNAS ERG CHEGAGA-MHAMID
DEPARTURE FROM M'HAMID
Day 1: Depart at 8:00 h to Erg Chegaga. After a three hours walk, lunch in Rass Nkhal. At 15:00 hrs departure to Oued Naam, at 2 hours walk, bivouac and dinner among beautiful dunes.
Day 2: Leaving Oued Naam at 8:00 h, walking for three hours crossing a big dry lake (Reg), lunch at Louatide. At 15:00 h, walking through a region of wonderful dunes (Erg), bivouac and dinner.
Day 3: After breakfast, crossing a Hamada (stone desert), lunch at the Sacred Oasis. In the afternoon departure for the dunes of Chegaga, (the biggest dune in the region, 300 m high and over 40 km long), dinner and overnight in nomad tents.
Day 4: After breakfast, departure from Erg Chegaga to return to Mhamid, walking 3 hours, lunch under the shade of an acacia. At 15:00 h departure for 2 hours walk, night in a bivouac in the dunes of Bougrane.
Day 5: Departure from Bougrane early in the morning, for three hours of walking, lunch at Lbour.At 15: 00 h, departure,and, after three hours walk, arrival to M'hamid at 18: 30. End of circuit.