Atlas full Day Trek

Day overview :

Mountain Toubkal is a mountain peak in southwestern Morocco, located in the Toubkal National Park. At 4,167 metres (13,671 ft), it is the highest peak in the Atlas Mountains and in North Africa. It is an ultra prominent peak located 63 km south of the city of Marrakesh, and is a popular destination for climbers.

At 4,167m, Mount Toubkal is the highest mountain in North Africa. The hike to the summit is challenging, but it requires no mountaineering experience and the panoramic view from his summit makes the hard work worthwhile.

Day Itinerary :

Marrakech – Imlil Valley 1740m – Imlil Villages and Mountains

Discover the Best of Morocco in a friendly way. You will feel like a part of our family during your Day Trip. We will take you to the most authentic Kasbahs and panoramic natural sights, by comfortable transport, friendly staff who is ready to do anything for you is waiting for you to make your day trip the most exciting part of your visit to Morocco, the surrounding trails under the shadow of the highest peak in Northern Africa, The walk will be start from imlil valley passing many Berber villages and possible to climb up and challenge some peaks surrounding the valley for 4 hours.

so we provide easy walks for families, moderate options and hard walks, depend on your interest .

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Atlas Villages Trek 5 Days

Private 5 day Berber village trek

Itinerary

Day 1: Transfer from the airport or from your hotel in Marrakech to Imlil. From Imlil (1740m) we walk to Tacheddirt (2300m) via Tizi ‘n Tamatert (2279m) pass. We spend the night in a local gite. In summer it is also possible to spend the night in tents.

Approx. 4 hours walking.

Day 2: Today we walk from Tacheddirt to Imsker (1300m) down the Imnane valley crossing the following Berber villages: Ounskra, Tamguiste ,Ikkis, Amssakrou and Arg. We spend the night in a local gite or in tents.

Day 3: Imsker (1300m) to Tizi Oussem (1900m) via Tizi ‘n Lbour (1500m) pass, ait ali valley, Tizi ‘n Tacht pass (2000m), Ait Aissa village (Azzaden valley). You spend the night in Tizi Oussem in a local gite.

Day 4: Tizi Oussem (1900m) to Imlil (1740m) via Ighouliden Waterfalls (2400m) and Tizi Mzik pass (2450m. From here we walk back to Imlil. Night in guesthouse in Imlil.

Day 5: After breakfast, We shall stop at Aroumd to visit this rather singular village in the Assif Aït Mizane Valley, built seemingly house upon house on a large moraine spur, overlooking ancient irrigated terraced fields of barley, corn and vegetables and always surrounded by almond and walnut trees. We thence carry on for another Half an Hour to get to our lunch wish will be served among a Berber familly in the village of achayn prior to setting off back down the other side of the valley back to Imlil and our return trip to Marrakech.

Atlas Escape Trek 4 Days

Highlights of High Atlas valleys & Berbers Treks

• Explore the spectacular Atlas Mountains

• Climb Atlas mountains highest passes

• Trek through remote Berber villages

• Camp out under the stars

• Discover the imperial city of Marrakech

Itinerary :

Day 01 Marrkech to Imlil Valley – Trek to Oussertek

After a transfer to the village of Oukeimden, where we enjoy panoramic views over toubkal mountains 4170 m, we meet our mules to carry our food and bags, with their muleteer and our trek cook, we start our trek. We walk from Oukeimden (2400m) towards Gueliz village, hereby passing by Tizi n Oukeimden. We will have lunch with a berber family at Agadir village (2000m). After lunch continue down across berber villages and terraced fields, we may see berbers cultivating fruits, corns, barley, or harvesting walnuts, berber women with their cows holding their handles of herbs on their backs, to Oussertekt. Later we arrive at Oussertek (1600m) where we will spend the night in a local gite. Approx. 4 hours walking.

Day 02 – Trek to Tachddirt

We depart from Oussertek valley up to tizi n tighaten, beautiful views from the pass, we cross, juniper amnd oak forests, we trek down to Imnan Valley, hereby we pass the Berber village Ikkiss (1700m) an authentic village with beautiful architecture, we have our lunch under the trees of walnuts. We then continue along the valley to Tachedirt, beautiful berber villages (1800m) . We will spend the night in a local gite in Tachddirt (1800m).

Approx. 6 to 7 hours walking.

Day 03 Trek to Imlil – Marrakech

Explore Imlil village and surrounding valleys.

Day 04 Trek to Imlil – Marrakech

We depart from Tacheddirt village 1980m to tizi n tamatert 2300m across terraced fields where you may see local berber cultivating barley, alfalfa, berber women carrying bundles of grass, and walk down to imlil across juniper and cypress forest, the most famous village of the high ATLAS (1740m) at the foot of TOUBKAL, North africa’s highest peak. we have our lunch and we drive back to Marrakech, Approx. 4 hours walking time.

Berber villages Trek 2 Day

1. day in the Toubkal National Park

The trek starts in the Azzaden valley in Tassa Ouirgane, a small berber village on 1300m, where the muleteers are already waiting for us with their animals. We enter the Toubkal National Park just behind Tassa Ouirgane, and then pass by huge gardens, cultivated on terraces, walnut trees and ochre houses.
After having refreshed ourselves with an lunch picnic, we ascend Tizi Oussem at 1900m. This is today’s destination and we have time to look around in the village before having dinner and spending the night in a berber house or refuge.

2. day in the Toubkal National Park

After having enjoyed a berber breakfast with local bread and olive oil we start again and walk thru fragrant juniper forests to the Tizi Mzik at 1889m. From here we descend to Imlil at 1700m, our final destination of this trek. Imlil is the biggest village in the Ait Mizane Valley and a main base base for trekking in the Toubkal area.