Ijoukak Atlas Valley Day Trip

Day trip Ijoukak Valley from Marrakech Drive from Marrakesh or Ouirgane to the Marigha traditional salt mines that are still in use. Continue driving past the Ouirgane dam and the N’Fiss Gorge. You will also pass several villages that have a Tuesday market. This day excursion will take you on a trek through the stunning Atlas Mountain Day trip Ijoukak Valley. Arrive early to avoid the busloads of day-tripping tourists. .Day trip Ijoukak Valley from Marrakech Valley from Marrakech Ijoukak is situated on the high ground above the meeting points of the Agoundis … travelers are choosing to simply visit the village as aday or overnight trip from Marrakech. Tin Mal was once located at the heart of the Almohad empire and is one of only two mosques here in Morocco open to non-Muslims. It was built in the 12th century to pay tribute to Muhammed ibn Tumarat, the Almohad leader that they say lived an ascetic lifestyle, forcing his followers to either convert to Islam or die, and destroying every wine jug he met. The mosque is beautiful, though, if a bit off the beaten path, located above the surprisingly lush valley floor. Day trip Ijoukak Valley Once you reach the N’Fiss Read more

villages and valleys of the high atlas Day Trip

Ancient Berber villages & Valleys in 4*4 Day Trip Overview : Departure early morning from the red city of Marrakech in a private Day Trip to the Atlas Mountains in the company of an experienced guide, heading the famous OURIKA valley about 1 hour drive from Marrakech,known  by its waterfalls (if you want to visit this waterfalls you have to walk for about 1H30 min for going and coming back with a mountain guide), you will enjoy different landscapes and get spectacular views as far as the eye can see, you continue through the second valley which is OUKAIMDEN valley, and taking a secluded mountain road route standing at 1800 meters above sea level, you will pass through traditional Berber villages built from adobe and stones, and to discover the authentic life of Berber people we can arrange a delicious lunch for you in a typical Berber house. After that you will reach the third valley ASNI, famous by its fruit trees (Apples, walnut, almonds, peaches…), this is where you can enjoy the sight of the snowy summits of the High Atlas Mountains, The thrilling tour concludes with a drive back to Marrakech, arriving at approximately 5:00 pm or 6:00 Read more

A Day With Atlas Berbers

A Day With Atlas Berbers   Our one-day trip to Imlil offers a great opportunity to get close to nature and even closer to understanding and enjoying the fascinating Berber way of life. Trekking, fresh air, mountain trails and mint tea all contribute to a refreshing day out in the Moroccan countryside. During this Day Trip you will Discover real Berber village life Visited area : Imlil village is located at 70 km from Marrakech its part of the Ait Mizane Trib situated bellow the Toubkal mountain, the last step before the ascent of Toubkal, Imlil is known as the departure point of treks as well. After we attend the Berber village of Asni, we take the left way to reach Imlil. From here either you walk around the village or take a mule  for a short trek to get the ancient village of Mezik and Arghen where you can have lunch and enjoy the view on green Terraces and Agdals . Your Lunch is a leisurely local affair, taken in a typical Berber village guesthouse , enjoying a homemade  three course meal of Moroccan salad, couscous with lamb or perhaps a tasty vegetable tagine, fresh seasonal fruits and tea. Read more

Day walks from imlil

Day Walks from Chez Maachou or Similar : Tizi n Tamatert Pass Day Walk: A gentel walk to the est of chez Maachou towards Tizi n’Tamaterte (2279m) will take you to see the most typical valley in the high atlas mountains, which Imnane valley, several berber villages and also a spectavulaire view of the high atlas mountains, lunch on the pass & a break before going back to the house. Tasghimout ridge  Day Walk: West of chez Maachou  also beautiful and atractive, 2h50 walk uphill to Tizi Mzik to get a nice view above Imlil valley & Azzaden valley, lunch on the pass & a break before going back to the house.   Sidi Chamharoush shrine Day Walk: Take the path leading to Toubkal Hut following the mule track until the Marabout sidi Chamharouch, where you will find your lunch ready, back by the same way.     Share on: WhatsAppPlease follow and like us:

Ourika waterfalls Day Trip

Day Trips from Marrakech to ourika valley: Explore the Ourika Valley in the High Atlas Mountains on a full-day private sightseeing tour from Marrakech. See traditional Berber homes, and visit a women’s argan oil co-operative. Refresh yourself by stunning waterfalls, and stop at roadside souks. What to Expect: Experience the beauty of the Ourika Valley up-close on this full-day private scenic tour from Marrakech, and escape the hustle and bustle of the city for the day. Experience the beauty of the Ourika Valley up-close on this full-day private scenic tour from Marrakech, and escape the hustle and bustle of the city for the day. The Ourika Valley is the closest day trip from Marrakech, but it’s not just its convenience that makes it special. Drive towards the Atlas Mountains, taking in the beautiful landscape of green meadows and authentic 16th and 17th-century Berber villages. If you take your tour on a Monday, you can even stop at a roadside souk. See fruit orchards, vegetable terraces, and villages clinging to the side of hills. Marvel at the labor undertaken by the Berbers who hoisted materials to construct small houses up mountain sides, and work the terraces in a hostile environment. Continue Read more

Atlas Mountains Day Trip

  Atlas Mountains Day Trip: Trip overview : Only at 64 kilometers from the red city of Marrakech, Imlil is the last step before the ascent of the highest peak in north africa Toubkal and the departure of many walks. Toubkal is the highest mountain peak in North Africa ascending at 4167 m / 13671 ft. After crossing the gorge of Asni, a picturesque village known for its weekly souk on Saturday, the road continues along a green valley where the mountains and impressive natural bastions, play with colors. In the village there are the old kasbahs overlooking the valley. Further down towards Moulay Brahim, the Kik plateau appears the gorgeous Lake Takerkoust, a special Sunday visit site for many Marrakchi families, Details of the Day Trip  to Imlil Departure from Marrakech at 9:00 . Stop at Asni to visit the souk on Saturday (depending on the day of the week, visit Moulay Brahim) and further more to Imlil. Opportunity to ride a mule during 1 hours and a half, direction of the Kasbah, the waterfalls and back on the village nestled in the hills of Imlil. Traditional lunch in a berber House overlooking the surrounding villages and the wadi. Read more

Tinmel Mosque Day Trip

Tinmel Mosque Day Trip Overview : The Tin Mel Mosque is a mosque located in the High Atlas mountains of North Africa. It was built in 1156 to commemorate the founder of the Almohad dynasty, Mohamed Ibn Tumart. It is one of the two mosques in Morocco open to non-Muslims, the other being the Hassan II Mosque in Casablanca. Hiting the R203 road which leads to Taroudant through the Asni and Ouirgane way, we arrive at Tinmel, home to the Almohade Dynasty where we can still see pieces of the Medieval fortress, the royal necropolis shelters, the remains of the founder Abdel Moumen and the spiritual master Ibn Toumert. . The mosque has been recently refurbished and it is a model of the Almohade art. On the way of return, we stop to Ouirgane, considered a gastronomic place where we have lunch. Afterwadrs, we continue our journey back to Marrakech.   Included : Pick-up from your hotel, riad, or accommodation in Marrakech. Drop off at your hotel, riad or accommodation in Marrakech Duration : 09am – 06pm Maximale group size: 4 people to ensure more personalized attention from your guide Transport: 4×4 Toyota Tx Prado or minvan     Share Read more

Atlas full Day Trek

Day Trip Itinerary: Day 1 : Start from Marrakech – Moulay Ibrahim Gorges – Imlil 1740m – Imlil Valley Hike – Marrakech. Start at 9h00 and drive through Houze plaine, magical views of the high Atlas Mountains, meet of our team, guide, camels and start riding camels through a juniper forest, stunning view of Asni villages and high atlas mountains 1h or 2h riding , after that meet again your driver nearby the village of Asni and drive to imlil valley 1740m, Imlil is a village in the High Atlas Mountains of Morocco. It is a good starting point for a trekking holiday or for climbing Mt Toubkal the highest mountain in North Africa (4167m) and starting point to do many different treks around the High Atlas Mountains Start your trek around the ancient berber villages ( lunch and tea in local berber village and family) Trip Facts Trip Duration: One Day Trip Grading: Moderate Max Altitude: 2000 m. Best Time: During the Year Trip Mode: Day Trip   Share on: WhatsAppPlease follow and like us: