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

3 berber Valleys Trek

The 3 Valleys Trek in the Atlas Mountains    When trekking the 3 Valleys, you will begin in the Imnan Valley and finish in the valley of Ait Mizan. As you head through the visually stunning Azzaden Valley, full of colour and life, you will come to the Tazagahrt plateau, known for its amazing waterfalls. Your trek through this striking area of the world will only take you 3 days in total, but can be extended or altered to accommodate you and your group. Should you wish to make any alterations to your adventure then do not hesitate to contact Brahim and Mohamed to discuss your options. All treks are led and supervised by qualified and experienced guides and mule handlers, drawn from the local populace. Day 1: Imlil – Tizi n’Tamaterte – Tachddirt The first day is 5-6 hours walking and will take you from Imlil (1740m), to Tizi n’ Tamterte (2300m), to Tachdirt. There will be lunch on the pass after Tizi n’ Tamaterte before you head to the last village, Tachdirt or Tinghourine, and spend the night in a guesthouse. Day 2: Tinghourin/Tachddirt-Ikkis-Aguersiwal-Matat-Ait Aissa The second day will bring you 6-7 hours of trekking and take you Read more