Atlas Mountains and Berber villages 2 Day trek From Marrakech
Atlas Mountains 2 Day trek From Marrakech to the High Atlas Mountains of Morocco on a trek through the Azzaden valley, seeing some of Morocco’s most beautiful nature. Admire breathtaking panoramic views and experience the local culture first-hand as you pass by tiny hamlets and villages of the ethnic Berber, a herding and farming community.
Atlas Mountains 2 Day trek Day 1: Marrakech – Imlil – Tizi Mzik – Tamsoult Waterfalls – Tizi Oussem.
After being picked up from your accommodation in Marrakech at around 8:30, you will be transferred to Moulay Brahim Gorges onto the Berber town of Imlil (1745m) via Asni town. Imlil is situated in the upper foothills of the Western High Atlas Mountains, a natural paradise where trails set out in all direction. Here, we leave our vehicle. Meet up with Mount Toubkal local Berber team guide and muleteer crew and set off for a 3-4 hours acclimatization hike along mule tracks, surrounded by cornfields and juniper. Then, descend to Azzaden Valley and have lunch. After, continue walking to the traditional village of Tizi Oussem. Here, we will settle into a guesthouse that is owned and run by a local Berber family. The guesthouse will be simple and basic but has beds with foam mattresses. The food will be cooked by the Mount Toubkal expedition cook who is traveling with you. Overnight in Berber house.
Day 2: Tizi Oussem – Id Issa – Tizi Oudid – Mattat – Marrakech.
After helping to load our mules and a good breakfast, we start our trek from a beautifully situated village of Tizi Oussem before continuing down the valley to Id Issa village, then climb to Tizi Oudid (2005m) for more stunning views. Head down the other side of the pass to Matat village and enjoy a scenic walk through juniper forests and walnut groves. Relax with a scenic riverside and lunch under walnut groves. On the afternoon the transfer back to Marrakech at the end of the day.
|110€ per person|
|3 to 6||2 days||100€|
|7 to 13||2 days||90€|