Sahara Desert Trek

Wednesday, 1 November, 2017 - 09:00 to Tuesday, 6 November, 2018 - 17:00
Morocco
£175 Registration Fee
(£1,820.00 minimum sponsorship)
A female trekker enjoys the view across the Sahara desert. She wears a Bloodwise T-shirt which reads 'on a mission to beat blood cancer'

Trek across the Sahara for Bloodwise and help beat blood cancer

Sahara Desert Trek offers a rare opportunity to experience the world’s largest hot desert. On this four-day challenge, you’ll trek with local Berber guides, enjoy panoramic views of the volcanic Anti-Atlas mountains and climb to the top of the massive Chigaga Dunes to watch the sunrise.

Itinerary

  • Day one: Flight from UK to Morocco. Transfer to hotel
  • Day two: Transfer to M’hamid. Trek to Bougharn Dunes
  • Day three: Trek to foot of the Chigaga Dunes
  • Day four: Climb the Chigaga Dunes. Trek to Erg Aghaul
  • Day five: Trek to Foum Zguid. Transfer to Ouarzazate. Celebratory dinner
  • Day six: Transfer to airport. Flight to UK

Difficulty

This challenge is difficult and participants do need to be fit and healthy. You don't necessarily need previous trek experience but you do need to be prepared for lots of activity in hot temperatures. Experienced leaders and medics will be on hand for the duration of the challenge.

Available dates

  • 1-6 November 2018

What's included

  • Return flights between the UK and Morocco
  • Hotel accommodation on night before and after the trek
  • Airport and hotel transfers
  • All food and drink
  • Fully trained leaders and medics in attendance throughout the trip

How to register, fees and minimum fundraising target

  • To register, simply sign up on the Global Adventures site and select Bloodwise as your selected charity
  • A registration fee of £175 is payable directly to event organisers Global Adventure Challenges
  • We ask each of our supporters to raise a minimum of £1,820 towards blood cancer research

Why take on the Sarah Deset Trek Trek for Bloodwise?

  • Get your hands on a high-spec challenge T-shirt
  • Training plans and tips to help you prepare
  • Fundraising support from our experienced sports team
  • Fantastic support and hospitality provided by the event organisers Global Adventure Challenges
Walk or trek

Sahara Desert Trek

Wednesday, 1 November, 2017 - 09:00 to Tuesday, 6 November, 2018 - 17:00
Morocco
£175 Registration Fee
(£1,820.00 minimum sponsorship)