Choosing Us

Knowledge and experience: We all know travel is a demanding business and for over 7 years experience, we have led the way in creating the very best travel experiences throughout Morocco. When it comes to planning and executing your trips, there is no substitute for this knowledge and technical know-how. You are spending your hard-earned money to visit an unfamiliar country and it would be irrational to take a risk by choosing a company with no knowledge and experience.  responsibility and ethics: Atlas Mountain Trekking believes in responsible tourism. We practice and promote sustainable and ethical tourism wherever we go. We take care of our delicate relationship with nature and local community people and work for its protection and development.  quality, and best available prices: We organize the tour packages, the way you want. Your satisfaction is our priority.? We take care of your needs, specifications and expectations. We even organize private trips and offer the packages in the most reasonable price but quality is something we always look up for. Our services are of exceptional quality and compromise with the quality is a big No. We assure you that you will find our services worth it. Share on: WhatsAppPlease 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

The Trekking Guides & Team

Most of your Treks will be Planned and Guided by Mohamed Maachou the Founder of Active Treks Morocco ! if he is away one of his  Guides will be in Charge of the Trip ! Mohamed worked as a Tour leader & Mountain Guide for several Travel Companies such as  : Dynamic Tours-Exodus Travel-Intrepid Travels-Peak adventure Travels-Travel Eyes-Adventure Works-Untold Adventures-GorillaMountaineering- Adele Pennington-Semester At sea Ltd. Testimonials & Reviews : Our leader, Mohamed Maachou, was excellent. Everything he organised went to plan. He was very friendly and knowledgeable and made sure that everyone felt part of the group. He set a steady pace and there were plenty of rests. He was always looking out for trekkers who found some of the rock steps or descents awkward and always kept the group fairly close together. His assistant, the cook and the muleteers were also excellent. A great team. Our Tour leader was Mohamed Maachou. As a first time solo female traveler I was very nervous but he put me at my ease straight away. His English was superb and knowledge of the local flora and fauna was outstanding, I really learned a lot, and his great sense of humour meant a smile Read more

Berber Tribes Trek of 4 Days

4 Days Trekking : The Tree Valleys   After you having discovered the City of Marrakech and gotten to know the Moroccan culture, it’s good to leave the city and explore the rural way of life at just one and half hour drive from Marrakech. Hiking in the Atlas Mountains, will make you experience stunning landscapes and the traditional life of Amazigh Tribes. Trek itinerary : Day 1 : Marrakech to Tahliouin After breakfast in the Riad or hotel in Marrakech your guide will pick you up and drive you to Agersioual in the Atlas Mountains, where we meet our group muleteers and start walking through Matat valley. Following a small trail we reach the pass of Tizi-n-Oudit (2219m) where we spend the lunch break, then walk down the trail to reach Azzaden valley. Sleep in a small guzesthouse in Tahliouin village (1650m). 4 to 5h walk Day 2 : Tahliouin to Tekkent valley After breakfast you walk down to the river of Azzaden then hike up along a ridge. Enjoy the great view to the Azzaden valley. Lunch in Asswikn in the shade of the old walnut trees. After lunch you continue walking to the valley of Tekkent where Read more

Aguelzim pass and Toubkal Ascent Trek

3 Days Trek  – Agelzim pass and Toubkal Ascent Trek itinerary : Day 1 : Marrakech to Azib Tamssoult Transfer from Marrakech to the Atlas Mountains: 1:30 minute drive to Imlil (1740m), famous starting point for mountaineering trips. Discover the area and hike up to Tizi-n-Mezzik mountain pass (2489m). Enjoy the magic view of Imlil area and Azzaden valley. Field lunch prepared by our cook in the middle of a jeneper forest. After lunch, walk down the valley of Azzaden to the summer village of Tamssoult (2250m). Overnight in the refuge or camp. 5h walking. Day 2 : Azib Tamssoult to Toubkal refuge Walk along the river up to waterfall of Igholidn. Continue hiking up to Tizi-n-ougelzim mountain pass (3600m). This is a good acclimatization for the summit the day after. Enjoy the spectaculare view of the Haouz plaine and Toubkal summit, the Highest North Africa’s peak during your picnic on the pass. Then walk down to the base camp of Toubkal (3207m). Camp or sleep in the refuge. 7h walking. Day 3 : Toubkal refuge to Marrakech via Toubkal peak Early breakfast followed by a 3 hours hiking up to your goal, the highest North African peak: Jebel Toubkal 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

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

Tazzarine Desert Trek 7 Days

Tazarine camel trek 6 days    Discover the great Moroccan Sahara Desert with its landscapes, Berber kasbahs and ksours , sand dunes, camels and wonderful gorges. The trip starts from the stunning region of  Tazzarine and provide transport from Marrakech to the starting point of the Trek . Tazzarine longtime considered the gateway to the desert, offers defferent landscapes and palmgrove, green oasis with large desert plateaus. Itinerary of Morocco desert hiking: Day 1: Arrive in Marrakech and overnight in the hotel. Day 2: Marrakech – Ticha pass 2200 m – Ourzazate City – Tamsalt: We take the route to the south. We traverse the High Atlas via Tizi N’Tichka pass. After Ouarzazte we cross the Saghru Massif to arrive the green Draa Valley and its castles. We continue drive to the village of Tamsalt where we will meet the team of camels that will accompany us throughout the trek. We amp near the village. Day 3: Tamsalt – Ait Ouazik: We trek on a vast plateau of acacias trees, its shade where we will take breaks. We trek to reach the village of Ait Ouazik where henna planted, there are also some palms and almond trees. After lunch we Read more

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

Combined Toubkal and Sahara Trek

At 4,167m, Mount Toubkal is the highest mountain in North Africa. The hike to the summit is not really difficult, but it requires no mountaineering experience and the panoramic view from the summit makes the hard work forgotten. For climbing this mountain you need just 1.30min driving from the nearest city of Marrakech; then you arrive to Imlil 1740m  (Imlil is a small village in the heart of the High Atlas Mountains) from there, where you will meet your team, starts your hike. You can reach the summit and back within 2 days before the new adventure to Sahara begins for another 3 days exploring Moroccan desert. Itinerary : Day 1 Marrakech–Imlil 1740m-Toubkal Refuge 3207m After a transfer to the small village of Imlil you begin your trek. Heading along the Mizane valley, you first cross the village of Armed then you join the shrine of Sidi Chamharouch. Here you will have your first break for lunch, before you continue following mule trucks going up into to Toubkal refuge 3207m for overnight and get ready for the following day. Aprox 6 hours walk Day 2 Toubkal refuge 3207m–Toubkal peack 4167m –Imlil 1740m Early in the morning you make your attempt Read more