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

Berber villages Trek

Option 1 : Azzaden Valley Trek of 2 Days  Travel from the red city of  Marrakech through many little hamlets and ancient Berber villages of the famous and stunning  High Atlas Mountains. Trek past the villages of Imlil, Arghen and M’zzik. Visit; a village in the Assif Aït Mizane Valley, overlooking ancient irrigated terraced fields of fruit trees and vegetables. Get over Tiz M’zzik Mountain pass (2450m) and descent through junipper trees down to Tizi Oussem villagea for the night . On day2, you Travel down to the Assif Azzaden Valley ( Assif Azzaden ), passing through several Berber hamlets and up to the Tizi Oudite pass and down to the village of Aguersiouâl. Enjoy your lunch by the river before you set for another hour up the Imlil valley prior to get back to the village of imlil and transfer back to Marrakech . Trek itinerary :  Day 1: Marrakech – Imlil/ High Atlas Mountains (1740m)– Tizi Mzik (2684m)-Tamsoulte waterfalls (2300m) Tizi Oussem village (1850m). After breakfast in Marrakech, pick up & drive towards the high Atlas Mountains via Tahnnaout, Oued Ghighaya & Asni, enjoy the stunning view of the villages along the valet. Arrival to Imlil (65km from Read more

Atlas Mountains full Day Trip

1 Day trip from Marrakech to Three Valleys   The valley Asni Ouirgane is located in 60 kilometers away from the city of Marrakech. Ouirgane is the peak (the highest point) of the mountains around at an altitude that levels up 2300 meters in some areas, and spreads over many kilometers. The valley is known for its exceptional flora, and its wildlife including gazelle and sheep, and the plateau of Kik in the high Atlas which rises to an altitude of 4000 meters, it has a wonderful view on Toubkal and dominates the dam of Lalla Takerkoust. The dam of lalla Takerkoust is in just 30 kilometers away from Marrakech. It forms a lake of 7 kilometers and represents an Oasis of freshness, a haven of peace away from the hustle and bustle of the city.   Highlights of the Day Trip: Berber villages High Summits in the background visit a berber family Drive via deep valleys Visit the ourika valley waterfalls   Note : This  Day Trip includes a drive via several ancient berber villages where you can get Mint tea or even lunch away from the busy Touristy Areas!!     Share on: WhatsAppPlease follow and like us:

High Atlas and Desert Trek 5 Days

  Overview : At 4,167m, Mount Toubkal (4167m) is the highest mountain in North Africa. The hike to the summit is challenging, but it requires no mountaineering experience and the panoramic view from he summit makes the hard work worthwhile. After the High Atlas Mountain range lays a mysterious, surreal and stunning landscape. This is the heart of old Morocco – the pre Sahara desert. It’s like stepping back in time into an all forgotten world; a world of fortified villages, Berber castles (Kasbahs) and abandoned Foreign Legion outposts. The Sahara region is where you’ll find one of the most diverse and dramatic landscapes in Morocco.   Trek itinerary : Day 1: After a transfer to the little village of Imlil we begin our trek. Heading along the Mizane Valley, we first pass the village of Aremd and then onto the shrine of Sidi Chamarouch. We then continue east and by crossing the flood plains our route takes us along mule tracks and up into the high rocky cliffs above the valley. Crossing the river we eventually come to the pastoral shrine of Sidi Chamarouch, which attracts tourists and pilgrims. From here the trail continues to climb steadily, snaking and Read more