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The Glorious Cultural Heritage
of the Southern Draa Valley

Septembre 24th - 26th, 2021

Our Package for Zamane Festival

Thursday, September 23th, 2021

Arrival on your own in the early afternoon in the village of M’Hamid.
Welcome by the Zamane festival teams to accompany you to the bivouac or homestay in one of the Ksours of Mhmid's oasis,
Appointment for dinner with all participating artists and festival-goers

Overnight at the bivouac, homestay or hotel at your choice

Friday, Septembre 24th, 2021 

After breakfast departure to the Joudour Sahara music school and participation in: The inauguration of the photo exhibition celebrating M’hamid Zamane and his glorious history

Opening keynotes at the afternoon - Accompanied by traditional songs and dances.

Dinner and poetic evening and debates on the theme "poetry and nomadic life ..." in the presence of Moroccan, Algerian and Mauritanian poets.

Saturday, Septembre 25th, 2021

After breakfast, shuttle available to go to the Laalouj Kasbah (great kasbah which housed the foreign legion of the Saadian Sultans in the sixteenth century) for the start of a walking tour to Ksar Talha, Oualad Mhia, Znaga and Zaouia Lahna. Lunch with the locals exchanges and debates with the population on themes relating to water stress, desertification and resilience to Climate Change;

In the afternoon, visit various activities in the Ksours and kasbahs of the oasis:
Ahidous at Ksar Bounou
Rokba to Oulad Driss and Ksar Talha
Akalal and Daf at the ancien Ksar of M’hamid
Ganga at Ksar Oulad Mhia near Kasbah Sidi Khalil

Traditional evening with

Herma Doublal Group (Tata)
Ahidous AIT Khabach (Errachidia)
Mali (Traditional Touareg group)

Sunday, Septembre 26, 2021
Après le petit déjeuner départ vers la Kasbah qui abritera la conférence    « La culture et l’histoire commune comme facteur d’unité et de rapprochement entre les peuples du grand Maghreb avec la participation d’historiens et d’acteurs culturels du Maghreb et du Sahel »

Competition of the best traditional couscous prepared on-site by women from the region.


Plantations of trees accompanied by traditional songs.

Presentation of actions committed to sustainable development (crafts, natural objects, etc.) by residents and local associations



Singing and dancing Houbi (Oriental region of Morocco
Algeria (Houbi from the Bechar Wilaya
Mauritania (Trarza)
Résidence Joudour Sahara avec les jeunes talents de M’Hamid encadrée par plusieurs artistes de renommée internationale et un groupe de chant traditionnel

This package include:
– L’accueil dans le village de M’Hamid le jeudi 20 mai et le transfert jusqu’au lieu de vote hébergement
4 nights either in a bivouac (two to four people per tent) or with the locals or at the hotel

 – demi pension le 22 , pension complète les 24, 25  et 26 mai hors boissons.
– Les entrées à toutes  activités du 1er au Zamane
Shuttle between all the Ksours of the oasis

Not included on the package: 
Drinks during the entire stay at the festival (possibility to buy water and soft drinks and fruit juices on site)

Price 3800Dhs/person

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