4x4 circuit: The Sand Road
(Djanet - Tadrart - Oued Baridj - Moulanaga - In-Tehak - Tin Merzouga - In-Jaran - Tin Akaham - Taghene - Aitelouatan - Canyons of Essendilene - Ouagheghan - Tiouaitaterene - Erg Admer)
11 Days / 10 Nights
Adventure in Algerian desserts
Free yourself and experience the immensity of Algerian desserts and discover the prehistory of man.
Day 1: Djanet
We will start our trip arriving at the airport and having transfer to Djanet.
We will arive to the guest house and spend the night.
Day 2: Tadrat - Oued Baridj
First, departure towards Tadrart with the 4×4; lunch at noon at Tin-Zeran cave.
We will visit the cave paintings where UNESCO researches takes place.
And in the afternoon we will go towards Oued Baridj.
Day 3: Oued Baridj
Today we will visit the engravings and rock paintings sites of Oued Baridj.
In the afternoon,we will have a difficult 4×4 passage in sand dunes, to reach the bivouac in the evening at Moulanaga.
Day 4: Tin-Merzouga
To begin the day, we will go towards Tin-Merzouga, and visit the arches of the Cathedral, paintings and engravings.
Then, we will have lunch at In-Tehak, and arrive in the afternoon before sunset at Tin-Merzouga.
Day 5: Tin-Merzouga - Injaran
Firstly, we will go from Tin-Merzouga towards Injaran.
After that, we will visit the cave paintings of Abu-Hadiene and have lunch on the dunes of In-Zaouatene. We will finish the day by reaching the bivouac in Injaran.
Day 6: Tin-Akaham - Tiska
We will start an amazing day discovering different landscapes, while we go towards Tin-Akaham.
At the end of the day, we will have the bivouac in Tiska. (the plain of Tenereé)
Day 7: Tiska - Taghene - Aitelouatan
Today we will have a departure to Djanet, visit of the engravings of the crying cow, lunch in Taghene, bivouac in Aitelouatan
Day 8: Tikoubaoune - Canyons of Essendilene
Visit the varied landscapes, lunch next to the arches of Tikoubaoune, bivouac in the Canyons of Essendilene
Day 9: Ouagheghan
Day on the dunes and lunch next to Didier’s engravings, Bivouac in Ouagheghan
Day 10: Erg Admer
Last day living the Sahara. Lunch in Tiouaitaterene, bivouc in the dunes of Erg Admer
Day 11: Djanet
Arrive in Djanet at noon, lunch at the Agency’s guesthouse, afternoon visit the town of Djanet, crafts, the palm grove, dinner at the Agency’s guesthouse, then transfer to airport for departure to Algiers and return flight.
- The circuit can present some modification depending on the airline schedules.
- This tour in Algeria is confirmed from 08 people, and for maximum 20 people.
- All our tours can be modified and privatized at the request of the customers.
- Possibility to extend your stay in Algiers or to combine it with another tour.
Strengths of this 4x4 circuit The Sand Road:
We want through this circuit “4×4 : The sand road” to make you discover an “other desert” the one which allows you to move away a little from the main tourist circuits while seeing the main known places of the surroundings of Djanet including Essendilene, the rock engravings of Dider, the Erg Admer and its endless dunes, the Touareg village of Ihrir …… Another discovery of the Algerian desert.
With this 4×4 tour, associated with a few hikes, you will learn about life in the desert as experienced by the Tuaregs. You will thus be in harmony with nature, the rhythm of the sun and the stars….
During the many walks offered, you can admire some paintings or rock engravings at the bend of a path.
The magnificent oasis with their unexpected surfaces of limpid water: the Gueltas will amaze you, the water is there, permanently present.
And of course you will have the opportunity to taste an excellent couscous accompanied by the bewitching Tuareg music.
Prices and notes :
Price per person of thisthis 4x4 circuit The Sand Road includes:
- The Flight Algiers / Djanet round trip
- Airport assistance by our team in Djanet
- Transfers in 4×4 + driver
- 01 night Guest house in Djanet on arrival
- 09 nights in Bivouac
- 01 night Guest house in Djanet
- Full board
- 02 people tent offered
- Permanent logistics guides.
- English, French or Spanish speaking guides
- Algeria DMC will provide you with all the necessary documents for your visa application
Price per person of this this 4x4 circuit The Sand Road does not includes:
- International flight
- Sleeping Bag and Pillows
- Multi-risk cancellation and repatriation insurance
- Drinks, extras and personal expenses
- Visa fees