NKHILA 

DESERT WALK

A short guided walk to discover the nearby Agafay river valley and gorge, stone plateau and Agafay desert wilderness.

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TRIP HIGHLIGHTS

  • Views of Agafay Desert

  • Walk in dry riverbed

  • Dramatic gorge scenery

  • Views of Nkhila Lodge

  • High Atlas panorama

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PRICES PER PERSON
PRICE INCLUDES

Local guide accompanies guests on the walk.

PRICE EXCLUDES

Tips, beverages & meals not specified, optional activities and items of a personal nature.

Children aged 5 to 11 years old are free of charge (must be min. 2 adults accompanying). Children 12 and older pay adult price.

This short walk starts and ends at Nkhila Lodge and provides an opportunity to enjoy the stunning desert scenery around camp at your own pace. Choose your time of departure and one of Nkhila's local guides will accompany you on this easy circuit. The scenery is diverse from dry riverbed shaded by dramatic rock formations to a high plateau covered in ancient weathered stones. We enjoy several nice views of the camp and distant Atlas mountains en route.

TYPICAL ITINERARY

0900   Depart Nkhila Lodge; walk to river valley below camp.

0915   Walk south along the dry riverbed and gorge.

0945   Ascend desert hillside to rock-strewn plateau.

1000   Return to camp along the plateau and desert.

1015   Arrive Nkhila Lodge.

Timings indicated should be used as a rough guide and may vary depending on season and photo stops. Start time may vary.

DEPARTS ON REQUEST

This short walk operates on request throughout the year on a private departure basis.

DON'T FORGET

Take some warm clothing in winter months as it can be chilly on the plateau.

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