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

Morocco Trekking Tours

We will Help you to  spend a perfect and a lifetime experience that you have never imagined. We are passionate about trekking in Morocco , and there is no better way to discover Atlas Mountains, its culture, and meet its people, than on foot! Whether you’re travelling in our small guided groups, alone or with friends, our hand picked programs ensure you have an amazing trek! Come & Trekking in Morocco with us! One of the best trekking areas in Morocco is Toubkal region. As you know, Mt Toubkal is the highest peak in North Africa and in Morocco. It is not that far away from Marrakech city. It takes around 1h30 drive to Imlil valley which is the closer starting point of trekking tours towards this highest peak in Morocco. You would need at least 2 days so as to climb up Mt Toubkal, but this is possible if you are fit enough; otherwise it would be better to opt for the 3 days trek which will give enough time to acclimitize and relax after the climb! In addition to trekking in toubkal, you can do other outdoor activities such as mountain biking which can be done from 1 Read more

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 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

into the Berber Tribes Trek of 5 Days

into the Berbers Tribes Trek of 5 Days Day 1: Amizmiz to Imzayn Arrive at Amizmiz from Marrakech in the morning and set out towards the Anogal valley. We pass by the village of Ait Hamd and have lunch by the river facing the village of Igordan that’s on the top of the hill. After lunch, we carry on and get to Imzayn where we stay at a local Berber home, relaxing with a beautiful view from the rooftop. We spend the night in Imzayn. About 5 hours of inclined, but not steep, walking during the day. Day 2: Imzayn to Lmedinat We set out walking in the morning, going by the spring at Imintala, a beautiful valley system with a panoramic view of the river-bed and its green fields to both sides. We pass by the canyon and through the pine forest where we have lunch beneath the trees. After lunch, we pass by several villages until we finally get to the village of Lmedinat and arrive at a Berber home for more cultural experiences and accommodation for the night. About 5 hours of walking during the day. Day 3: Lmedinat to Azgour We go first up the valley 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

Imlil to Ouirgane High Atlas Trek 3 Days

Imlil  to Ouirgane berber Villages High Atlas  Trek  in 3 Days   DAY1: DAY1: MARRAKECH –TAHNOUET- ASNI- IMLIL 1740M-REFUGE TOUBKAL 3207M (MARRAKECH TO IMLIL 65KM 1H30MN DRIVE) Departure from Marrakech early morning, towards the high Atlas Mountains via Tahnaouet (local market on Tuesdays), Valley Ghighaya, Moulay Brahim gorges, Asni (market on Saturdays) then between terraced fields of vegetables, fruit trees walnuts & cherries arrival to imlil 1740m meet the team guide, muleteer then start the trek between fields to climb Tizi Mzik pass 2680m, panoramic view over Imlil valley, Azaden Valley and the high Atlas Mountains over 4000m including Toubkal 4167m, then a nice walk through juniper forest up Tamsoulet lunch next to river, visit the highest waterfalls in the massif 100m hight, walk down to Tizi Oussem village, view on Azaden valley, meet local people, Overnight at Berber house in the village or in camp outside the village. Approx. 5h30m walking. DAY 2: TIZI OUSSEM 1850 – ID ISSA 1800M – TIZIANE 1700M – AZERFSANE- TASSA OUIRGAN 1100M After breakfast, visiting villages, meet locals, discover the lifestyle, starting with Tizi Oussem village then going down to Id Issa, overlooking ancient irrigated terraced fields & other villages with multi mineral Read more

High Atlas Trek 4 Days

High Atlas Trek Itinerary : Day 1: Transfer from the airport or from your hotel or riad  in Marrakech to Imlil at Tagadirte berber village. From Imlil (1740m) we walk to Tacheddirt (2300m) via Tizi ‘n Tamatert (2279m) pass. We spend the night in a local gite. In summer it is also possible to spend the night in tents. Approx. 4 hours walking. Day 2: Today we walk from Tacheddirt to Imsker (1300m) down the Imnane valley crossing the following Berber villages: Ounskra, Tamguiste ,Ikkis, Amssakrou and Arg. We spend the night in a local gite or in tents. Approx. 5 hours walking. Day 3: Imsker (1300m) to Tizi Oussem (1900m) via Tizi ‘n Lbour (1500m) pass, Imlil valley, Tizi ‘n Tacht pass (2000m), Ait Aissa village (Azzaden valley). You spend the night in Tizi Oussem in a local gite. Approx. 6 hours walking. Day 4: Tizi Oussem (1900m) to Imlil (1740m) via Ighouliden Waterfalls (2400m) and Tizi Mzik pass (2450m. From here we walk back to Imlil. Transfer back to Marrakech. Approx. 4 hours walking. Share on: WhatsAppPlease follow and like us:

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