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Morocco Desert Trek 2013

This is truly a once in a life time opportunity were you can raise money for the Orphan village in New Delhi, India, whilst challenging yourself and having fun along the way, creating some of your most memorable experiences !!

Date : 20th till 26th Feb 2013
Day 7 will be spent at your leisure in the vibrant city of Marrakech.

Facebook Event page : http://www.facebook.com/events/392523647451565/
Virgin Money Giving Page : http://uk.virginmoneygiving.com/charities/OrphansInNeed (please use this link to set up your online fundraising page)

All participants have two options of covering the costs and raising the funds for this expedition :

Option A – Minimum Sponsorship*

  • £199.00
    Registration Fee
  • (Travel insurance & airport taxes on top, roughly adding totalling to £150.00)
  • Minimum to be raised = £2100.00

Option B – Self-funding*

  • £199.00
    Registration Fee + Challenge balance = £960
  • (Travel insurance & airport taxes on top, roughly adding totalling to £150.00)
  • No minimum amount to be raised, you are able to raise however much or however little you wish or are able to.

*50% of funds to be in by December 1st 2012 & remainder by the 31st January.

Iternary

Day 1 – We depart the UK for our flight to Quarzazate. We arrive and are transferred to our hotel.

Day 2 – Transfer to M’hamid, the gateway to the Sahara via the Draa Valley. After lunch, we trek to Bougharn Dunes. 2-3 hours trekking

Day 3 – Follow the ever changing landscape and trek to foot of Chigaga Dunes. 7-8 hours trekking.

Day 4 – Climb the Chigaga Dunes and witness the sun-rise over the Sahara – trust us – this will move you! Trek to Erg Aghaul. 7-8 hours trekking.

Day 5 – Trek to Foum Zguid and then transfer to Quarzazate. Tonight we hold our celebratory dinner ‘Moroccan style!’

Day 6 & 7 – Drive to the vibrant City of Marrakech and enjoy at your own leisure. Explore the souks, shops, restaurants, before flying back to the UK late afternoon on day 7

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