Camel Trekking in Merzouga
The History of Camel Trekking in Sahara:
Morocco camel trekking or camels on general have a great historical importance due to their role in the trade and transport of goods among the African tribes. Since they have been used mainly in desert areas, where group travel allowed for self-defence and defence against bandits. Camels or “The Ship of the Desert” are native to several deserts in the world, primarily the Sahara Desert in Africa. To live in their native deserts, camels rely on their physical assets to help cope with extreme physical conditions.
Historically speaking, A Morocco camel trekking on the mythical route taken by camel caravans through the Sahara until the end of the 19th century between Marrakech and Timbuktu. Consisting of thousands of dromedaries, they crossed the mountains of the Atlas, then the Sahara between the southern Moroccan and Timbuktu. Two months of walking to cross 2,000 kilometers of desert following the water points of the oases.
This Morocco camel trekking you will experience it with us, Camel trekking or Riding camels in Moroccan desert and spending a night under traditional tents of Berbers is one of the activities you can enjoy with us at Morocco Desert Road agency. We recommend to our tourists a camel trekking in the Sahara desert in various offers as the following: