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

Private overnight Trek High atlas Mountains

Day 1 : Departure by car from Marrakech around 9am in the morning for 1h30 hour drive south up the Moulay Brahim Gorges, Asni weekly market every saturday then to Imlil (1740m), set in the upper level foothills of the Western High Atlas mountains, a main trailhead with streams and paths branching out in all directions. Here we shall leave our vehicle to take a welcome glass of mint tea in the village and meet your local guide prior to setting out for some 10km excursion. towards the south to the Berber village of Aroumd (Aremd) (1843m), passing the hamlets of tagadirt, , up and down the stark slopes, the jagged Western High Atlas peaks of the Toubkal Massif before us – Jbels Aguelzim (3547m), Aksouâl (3847m) and the Adrar Adj (3122m) watching us all the way. Stay in nice and confortable guest house in imlil Chez Maachou Guset House Day 2: we set out today towards the east ; journeying up winding mule tracks to the tizi n’ tamaterte (2279m) to enjoy the amazing panorama of the surrounding atlas mountain range peaks and valleys on our way to our Lunch spot on the tizi n’tamaterte , overlooking jbel oukaimeden Read more