Atlas Mountains Discovery Tour

  This day excursion will take you on a trek through the stunning Atlas Mountain of Ijoukak.and Assif Nfiss Ancient Villages Trip Itinerary : Departure by car from Marrakech around 9am in the morning and drive south up the Moulay Brahim Gorges, past the Asni weekly market every Saturday then 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 Tahanouat . Once you reach the N’Fiss river valley, you’ll start the hike to the villages of Ait Berihi, Imawnan, and to Tin Mal (also Tinmel and Amazigh) is a small mountain village in the High Atlas 100 km from Marrakech, Morocco. We will then visit a mosque from the 12th century. Enjoy lunch at a local Berber family’s home in Ijoukak. Then, it is back to Ouirgane or Marrakesh and the end of Day Excursion To Ijoukak. You will Be Doing: Stop in Douar Essour Tahanoute ( Photo Stop) Lunch will be served in a local Cafe Trek for 1 Hr Via Berber villages ( can be extended to 2 Hrs) Optional Visit the 12 th Century Read more

Atlas Mountains Escape Day Trip

                     Atlas Mountains Escape Day Trip Leave from the Red city of Marrakech by 9:00 AM to the Atlas Mountains heading to the Asni Valley, which is about a 1-hour drive from Marrakech and famous for its Green Fields and Red Mountain sides covered with junniper and oak Trees. In there you can do a 15Mn Camel Ride ( optional) Tea in a Riad with stunning views on the High Atlas Mountains Range Continue our Drive to imlil Valley, taking a secluded mountain road and passing through traditional Berber villages built from adobe and stones. Imlil is famous for its apple, walnut, almond and peach trees and enjoy the sight of the snowy summits of the Atlas Mountains. Discover the authentic life of Berber people and enjoy a delicious lunch in a typical Berber house. In the Late Afternoon Drive back to Marrakech, arriving at approximately 17:00.   What’s Included in the Trip Cost : Hotel & Riad pick up and drop off Transport by AC or 4WD with an English speaking guide Small group or Private Tour Walking in the Atlas Mountains from 1 to 3Hrs walk ( You can Read more

Atlas Mountains Trek 6 Days

village to village High atlas trek Day 1: Marrakech – Asni – Imi Oughlad – Ait Aissa Tacht Pass (1950m) We will begin our hike by discovering the ingenuity of Berber mountains. An easy path will take us towards the neck of Tacht (1950m). After a short descent, we will reach the village of Ait Aissa, in a valley with many earth tones. night in a homestay Day 2: Ait Aissa (1950m) – Tisi Oussem – Cascades Tamssoult – Tizi Oussem After breakfast, we will follow our way to Tizi Oussem and Tamsoulte (2400m). Afer lunch and a snooze in the sun under the spray of the waterfall, we will continue to descent the same path back to Tizi Oussem. Overnight in a local lodge 5 hours of walking Day 3: Tizi Oussem – Mzik Pass (2450m) – Aremd (1900m) We will follow a trail at the foot of the Toubkal mountain with several views of Azzaden valley. After 2,5 hours of walking, we will reach the Mzik pass (2450m). We will descend towards the Imlil valley and its green valley landscape of the terraced orchards will take us to the Aremd. In the afternoon, we will go up to Read more

Family Desert Trek 4 Days

Overview : Camel trekking in the Moroccan Sahara desert in 4 days. The tour starts from the red city of Marrakech to the village of Tamsahelte where our trek begins along the small Berber villages and plateau full of black stones. The first day we visit the neolithic rock carvings in Ait Ouazik and the next day we sleep in a berber tent in the middle of the dunes of Foum Tizza.  Trek itinerary : Day1– Marrakesh – Ouarzazate –  Tamsahelte We start from Marrakech towards Ouarzazate via Tizi n’Tichka, en route we visit the UNESCO World Heritage Site Kashbas of Ait ben Haddou and Kasbah of Tourirt in ouarzazate In the town of Agdez we visit the Kasbah of Tamnougalt. After lunch we drive toTamsahelte along the Draa Valley where we spend the first night in a quiet village. The next day we start our camel trekking to Ait Oazik.  Day 2 – Tamsahelte – Ait Ouazik The camel trekking starts in the morning after breakfast at the Kasbah. We leave on foot with our camels accross a rocky plateau. Once arrived in Ait Ouazik, our cook prepares our lunch and we eat in the shade of a tree. After lunch Read more

Atlas Wild Trek 4 Days

By doing this Trek you will Challenge yourself in an East west 4day mini-traverse of the western high Atlas, during which you will be engaged in superb canyons carved in granitic rocks (ourika valley gorges), visit the beatiful and remote village of amenzal and meet in lucky days a monkeys colonies feeding on walnut trees. Get high in the adrar n dern and meet the local shepherds before you go again higher above the Stunning Tizi nLikemt to joing the green valley of Assif Nimnane  and drive back to the red city of Marrakech: Day1 : Marrakech -Setti fadma -agadir Ait Boulemenae — trek to Assak 2100 m: After breakfast we board our transport for the 1 ½ hour drive to the trailhead. For 45 minutes, the road south crosses the empty plains, the outline of the High Atlas becoming gradually more apparent. After another 15 minutes there is a turn off to Oukaimeden, Morocco’s largest ski area, and then it is half an hour through the increasingly lush Ourika valley to Setti Fatma. This trailhead at the eastern end of the High Atlas has always been popular with the Moroccans but foreign tourists traditionally have centred around the increasingly busy Read more

Fes to Marrakech 3 Days

Fes to Marrakech 3 Days Trip    Enjoy the Middle Atlas stunning views & Sahara Desert Camel ride before you arrive to the Red city of Marrakech and its famous souks and Jemma Elfna Square : Trip Itinerary : Day 1 : Fez – Ifrane – Ziz Gorges – Rissani – Merzouga. We will pick you up from your riad / hotel then drive south to Ifrane and Azrou through the Middle Atlas mountains. On the way we will stop at the cedar forests to see the Barbarian Apes in their natural habitat. Travelling through the Tizi Ntalghamt pass to Midelt and along the magnificent Ziz Gorges carved through volcanic rock, you’ll see views of the Middle-Atlas plateau and the scenery changing to reveal hints of the desert as you approach the city of Errachidia. After lunch we’ll continue our journey through the Ziz Valley to Erfoud, Rissani and Merzouga. After a glass of mint tea, we’ll leave our luggage in a safe room then take a camel ride to a Berber camp in the middle of the Erg Chebbi Sad Dunes which are the highest sand dunes in North Africa. The camel trek takes about 1hr 30 min from Read more

2 Days Atlas family Trek

Day 1 : Marrakech to Tizi Oussem You will be picked up by your guide and driver, who will drive you to Imlil toIMG_2117 start your adventure. There you meet your group muleteers and start walking. The hike starts at 1740m above the sea level and goes up to 2489m over the breathtaking Tizi-n-Mezzik mountain pass which offers you a panoramic view of the Imlil area. Delicious field lunch is followed by the walk down to Tamssoult. If you are not too tired yet, your guide will take you to discover the waterfall of Igholidn before heading back down to the village of Tizi Oussm (1800m) where the night is spent in a gite. Total of 5 to 6h hours walking. Day 2: Tizi Oussem to Marrakech IMG_2120After breakfast you walk down through the Azzaden valley to the village of Aid Aissa from where the path takes you over the Tizi-n-Oudit mountain pass (2219m) and back down to the village of Mattat where lunch is waiting for you. After another hour you reach the car and while you recover from the 5-6 hour walk, the driver safely takes you back to Marrakech.   what is included on the trek: English Read more

High Atlas Challenge 8 Days

High Atlas Challenge 8 Days   During this trek you will spend 6 days with berbers, see their lifestyle and spend nights in their welcoming houses. Experience the beauty of the ancient Berber villages and valleys of the Atlas Mountain in the Toubkal region with varied and picturesque scenery, lofty passes, non-technical peaks and the guarantee of a cheerful welcome from the Berber people. Trek Itinerary: Day 1: Marrakech. It doesn’t matter at what time you arrive; we will be waiting for you at the airport in Marrakech. We then transfer you to the hotel in the center of the city. While all the participants arrive, you can spend the afternoon visiting Marrakech. Day 2: Marrakech – Imlil – Tacheddirt We leave Marrakech after breakfast and drive to Imlil via Asni. Imlil is the principal trailhead for walkers, and a busy market town. There is a constant movement of people coming down from the mountains, and an equal supply of activity from those about to embark on their adventure. We meet our mule team and once all our gear is loaded we begin walking along the valley towards Tacheddirt, some 8kms beyond Imlil. Soon the trail begins to rise as we Read more

Jbel Saghro winter 8 Days Trek

Day 1: Arrival in Marrakech or Ouarzazte and transfer to your hotel or riad. Free time to explore the city. Day 2: Marrakech or Ouarzazate – Tagdilte 1670m: After breakfast in your hotel, transfer from Marrakesh towards the spectacular Tizi n’Tichka Pass of the high Atlas mountains. We will visit the Kasbah of Ourzazate then have lunch in the capital of cinema. After we continue to Dades Valley, we will pass Skoura oasis, Kalaat M’gouna and the roses valley by the Road of Thousand-Kasbahs. We arrive Takdilte Village where we will spend the night in local gîte. 7 hours driving. Day 3: Tagdilte 1670 – AlmouN’Ouargue 2105m: We start after breakfast trek up Jbel Saghro. We will enjoy a great panoramic views over the mount Mgoun then we walk down towards our camp in Almou N Ouargue near the summer hut of the Ait Atta nomads. Overnight in tents. 6 hours trek. Day 4: AlmouN’Ouargue 2105m – Iglli 1406m: After breakfast we climb to reach the Kouaouch summit 2590m then we trek down to our camp in Iglli. It’s an amazing day, you will discover different kinds of volcanic rocks. Overnight in tents. 6 hours trek. Day 5: From Iglli Read more

Atlas and sahara Combined Trip of 3 Days

Atlas and sahara Combined Trip of 3 Days  This is the Perfect Express Combination of a day walk in the Atlas Mountains followed by an overnight camping in the Oasis of Nakhla ( Draa valley) ; Great introduction to the sahara Desert of Morocco Day 2 Marrakech -Ait Ben Haddou -skoura oases – Megouna- Dades We pick you up from the your Riad or Hotel and leave Marrakech to begin our tour in the Dades Valley. We pass through Tizi-n-Tishka in the high Atlas Mountains where we pause to appreciate the mountain views. We visit the Ait Ben Haddou village which is recognized by UNESCO as a world patrimony. It is famous as a backdrop for many films, including ‘Lawrence of Arabia’, ‘Gladiator’ and ‘Alexander’. We take lunch here before continuing on our way enjoying the natural beauty of the landscapes and historical monuments such as Taourirt Kasbah in Ouarzazate and Roses Valley, which is renowned for the Festival of Roses. We also pass through the little Berber villages of Skoura and ‘El Kelaa des M’Gouna’ and ‘Boumalene Dades’. The latter is our final stop for the day. We shall stay overnight in a hotel which includes dinner and breakfast. Day Read more