Atlas Mountains and Berber Villages
3 Day Trip from Marrakech
This is a multi-day trek around the Atlas Mountains' Valleys and Berber villages. During the guided hike you will have chances to witness breathtaking landscapes and stay at Berber lodges in the remote villages perched high in the hills. Spend your time exploring the High Atlas Mountains by mule and on foot. A walk amidst cool vegetation of juniper and pine trees is a perfect way to unwind and to enjoy time away from the hustle and bustle of the city. Family friendly led by a specialist local mountain guide.
What you can expect:
Day 1: Marrakesh - Tizi Oudid (2000m) - Tizi Oussem (1800m) - Azib Tamsoult Refuge (2250m) You will be picked up from your hotel in Marrakesh and driven to the high Atlas Mountains. Drop of will be at Aguersioual to meet-up with the local team that will lead you during this part of your trek. Walk uphill via a dirt road via Matat village and up toward Tizi Oudid Pass at 2000m from there you will have amazing views over the Azzaden and Imlil Valleys. Hike down passing through the Berber Village Id Aissa. After lunch hike back uphill to your final destination of the day, Azib Tamsoult a peacefull calm place in a very remote area. There to visit a nearby Waterfall.
Overnight at a comfortable Refuge.
Meal Plan: L+D
Day 2: Azib Tamsoult (2250m) - Tizi n'Tzikert Pass (2930m) - Aremd Village (1900m) Today you will be walking uphill through forests toward Tizi n'Tzikert Pass from where you will get wonderful views over Azzaden Valley and the different colors of the mountains. You can view Mount Toubkal as well from there. Afterward hike down toward Aremd Village.
Overnight at Lodge
Meal Plan: B+L+D
Day 3: Aremd Village (1900m) - Imlil (1740m) -
Atlas Mts.Berber Village
High Atlas Mountains
Imlil Valley (Atlas Mts.)
After breakfast a stroll down to Imlil Village where you will have time to do some local shopping and take lunch with a Berber family before being picked up and driven back to Marrakech.
Meal Plan: B+L
Price per person: $160USD/€137euros/£120GBP
(based on 2 persons sharing)
Please note: If you do not have a PayPal account we can accept pre-payment to our Guide/Driver on arrival at your pick-up point
- Free Pick-Up and Drop-Off from/to your Marrakech accommodation
- Services of a Berber Guide for the day
- Visits to places of interest en route e.g. Argan Oil Co-Operative. Eco Musée
- Short Camel Ride
- Berber Family visits
- Meal Plan as indicated