DISCOVER THE NATURAL AND CULTURAL ENVIRONMENT OF THE DESERT
About M'Hamid El Ghizlane
The Oasis of M’Hamid El Ghizlane is located at the gates of the Sahara, deep in the Draa Valley. The Oasis is trying to preserve its natural and cultural heritage threatened by the advance of the desert, and human activities.
Discover and discuss the sustainable, cultural and local development of this desert area with Halim Sbaï, a natural space guide working for 25 years at the Oasis of M’Hamid El Ghizlane
1st edition of the traditional songs festival in Drâa Zamane valley
In M'hamid El Ghizlane and It's ksours:
Ksar Bouno, Ksar M’hamid, Ksar Oulad Mhia, Ksar Talha and Ksar Oulad Driss
Discover our tours
Halim Sbai, a natural space guide, approved by The Moroccan Ministry of TourismHe is the co-founder of Taraglat Festivaltaking place every winter in M'hamid. Originally from the region, he is passionate about desert, travel and music. He started organizing tours in the southern Morocco since 1993 and in 2001 he created a tourist transportation agency in Ouarzazate. He is involved with several organisations working on protecting the environment, and preserving the heritage of the Drâa Valley as well as promoting the sustainable tourism.
Our Cultural Tours
Dedicated to travelers whose main motivation is to broaden their horizons, to exchange and seek knowledge and emotions by discovering this ancestral heritage. Visitors will cross the Drâa valley oasis discover the archaeological and historical sites of the Hamada du Drâa and Djebel Bani as well as the intangible heritage of the region, with the possibility of meeting local population around for a tea ritual or a local meal: school visits, participating in actions for sustainable development or planting the trees and of course, camel rides and donkey rides.