Your 7 Days Trekking in The High Atlas Mountains Starts from Marrakech, it takes you through 4 beautiful Valleys, its a true Berber adventure in 7 unforgettable days Trek from Marrakech city Visit their homes and interact with a glimpse of their day to day living.
Trekking in The High Atlas Mountains Day 1: Marrakech – Asni – Imi Oughlad – Tizi N’tacht – Tiziane 1955m.
At around 8:30 am, you will be picked up from your accommodation in Marrakech city for a pleasant drive heading south, through the gorges of Tahanoute and Mouly Brahim, passing by the Berber village of Asni and arriving at Imi Oughlad1450m. Meet up with Mount Toubkal guide and muleteer crew and set off for a 3-hour acclimatization hike along mule tracks, surrounded by cornfields and Juniper trees. Once on Tizi N’Tachete through a beautiful forest of juniper. Here, you will have surrounded fabulous views of Imlil and Azzaden valleys. After that, you will hike down for a half an hour for your picnic lunch. After lunch, you will set off following the path to a small traditional Berber village at one called Tiziane, where we will spend the night. We will stay in a Berber 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.
Day 2: Tiziane – Tizi Oussem – Aazib Tamsoult
After helping to load our mules and a good breakfast, we start our trek up and out of the Azzaden valley and traverse over to the stunning Azzaden valley, passing a beautiful architecture villages, the views open up as you walk up through the valley, you’ll see a rushing mountain stream surrounded by lush walnut groves leading up towards the peaks of the high atlas at the head of the valley. In Aazib Tamsoult, we will settle into the refuge that is owned and run by a local Berber family from Imlil. The refuge will be simple and basic but has beds with foam mattresses.
Day 3: Aazib Tamsoulte- waterfall- Tizi M’zik – Aremd.
After helping to load our mules and a good breakfast, we start our trek by following the Azzaden Valley up to the south as it narrows and approaches the mountains that feed its river. High above to the west is the Tazaghart Plateau (3900m), a mountain with a flat top around 1,5km across. We will see the cliffs rising up to its lip to the right of the valley head. We will continue to where the valley narrows to a cliffed gorge and a large waterfall crashes down into the bottom. After a rest at the waterfall, we will follow the valley back down but this time follow the path up the East side of the valley and work our way around and up to the high pass at Tizi Mzik 2479m. From here, we get a superb view down into the Ait Mizane Valley and the handful of villages that are known collectively as Imlil. We descend to the beautiful valley of Imlil and landscapes lush valley surrounded by orchards. Lunch on the terrace under the tall trees of walnut. Then, we continue to Aremd village where we spend our night at the Dar Bab Toubkal. 5H30 walk.
Day 4: Armed – tamatert pass 2200m – Tinghrine – Ouanskera.
After helping to load our mules and a good breakfast, we start tour trek by following the Ait Mizane Valley down For a wide path, sometimes in the shade of walnut trees, we reach the Tizi N’tamatert pass (2279m) to enjoy the amazing panorama of the surrounding Atlas Mountain ranges. You will have your picnic lunch on the Tamatert pass, overlooking Jebel Oukaimeden (3205m) and the beautiful encircled plateau. After lunch, you will set off following the path to the traditional Berber village before we arrive at one called Ouanskera, where we will spend the night. We will stay in a Berber 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.
Day 5 : Ouanskera 2255m – Tizi N’addi 2995m – Oukaimden – Oussertk.
After helping to load our mules and a good breakfast, we pursue the path that leads to the pass of Addi (2995m), where a splendid panoramic view of the village and offers passes crossed the previous day. Lunch near a source of water, then a chance to visit the rock engraving Oukaimden. Descent bordered by juniper thurifaires to the Oussertk village Road. Night in Berber house. 6 hours walk.
Day 6: Oussertk – Imseker – Imi Oughlad – Marrakech.
This is the 7 day and the last one of your Trekking in The High Atlas Mountains tour. Descent morning by Imseker village along the valley of Imnane, col of Elbour which leads us a good mule path in a forest of juniper and oak trees to the village Imi Oughlad (1400m). Lunch by the river and the end of the trek as well. Transfer back to Marrakech. 5 hours walk. 1H30 drive.
Day 7 : return flight
|300€ per person|
|3 to 6||7 days||270€|
|7 to 13||7 days||230€|