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Berber villages Trek - 4 Days

This 4 days Trek around berber villages in the atlas mountains is a worthwhile trip out of Marrakech city. You will spend two days discovering the high Atlas Mountains & valleys on foot.

Availability & Confirmed Dates

Note : This trek runs all year round and can depart at any date of your preference. We usually have several treks departing each week that you may join , please get in Touch!! Itinerary : 2 days Hike Berber villages.

                                                                                    Day1 : Marrakech –imi oughlad –tizi n'tachte –tiziane :
Departure from marrakech for  a pleasante drive south winding our way up through the moulay brahim gorge and upper valleys to arrive at the higher foothills of the western high atlas  mountains and our trailhead of imi oughlad  (1450m)  with the jbel toubkal , at 4167m the highest peak in north africa  , aglzim 3650m  and aksoual 38847m ,looming before us . here we alight from our vehicle  and meet up with berber muleteer crew .  We set off up in north-westerly direction for a 2hour acclimatisation hike up switchback mule tracks , passing by cornfields woods pine and juniper  to the tiz n'tachete ,where we shallstop to look back down on the imlil  before carrying on for another half hour to imi n'ifri and our field picnic .thence  a slow hike for about 2 and half hours  south-west  down along a dirt track to assif n' ait oussaden and the red clay terraced village of tiziane 


                                                                                    Day2 : Tiziane – tizi n'taghrhourte – D'knt :
After breakfast  we now set off on our hike up along the assif n'ait oussaden valley , passing through the wallnuts groves , up to tizi n'taghrhourte  (1995m) and through to a rare almost flat strecth to arrive  at assaka  spring, where we will  stop for our field picnic amidst and awesome silence after some 2 and half hours relatively easy walking .our afternoon's hike takes  us down along the edges of the forest  untill  we reach the berber village of D'knt (1870m) or agouns n Assoul  where we will have our dinner  and spent the  in a  bivouac or gite .


                                                                                       Day3 : D'knt – tizi n'tagdalte – Tizi oussem :
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We set off for our morning's 3 hours hike up  through groves of walnut trees, fields of corn and barley to greet the many sheep and goatherders – and women and children bent over with 20kg loads of faggots and dried herbs. We traverse the tizi n'tagdalte  to the descent  amongst the juniper trees till we come to a small  spring set amongst the trees , where we will stop for our picnic .once refreshed , we are off down winding tracks of upper slopes for some 3hours to come to a small  river at the beginning of the valley of assif n'ait oussaden . from here we enter the village of tizi oussem (1850m) then up to the summer village Of Tamsoult  for our camp or gite.

                                                                                       Day4 : Tizi oussem  -  ighouliden waterfalls - Tizi n Mzik - Imlil:
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Today involves a fantastic climb out of the Azzadene Valley. You'll head up the valley towards the summer village of Azib n Tamsoult from where you'll headup  to Ighouliden waterfalls prior to trek back over  the pass at Tizi n Mzik (2489m) for lunch  before descending down into Imlil and spend the night in Our place in imlil........ Aprox 5 to 6 hours walking.

Prices :
  • Group 1 person         :  200£
  • Group 2 - 3 people   : 110£/person
  • Group 4 - 7 people   : 95£/person
  • Group 8 - 12 people : 85£/person

Included:
  • ​    English speaking guide, and cook
  •  Muleteers and mules for luggages
  •  Full board on trek + mineral water, coffee and tea
  • Accommodation at Neltner Mountain hut
  • Ground transfers by minibuses / taxis: ( hotel - trek - hotel )
  • Mess, cooking & toilet tents (camping option )
  • Porters for luggages from snow line to Mountain hut (Winter treks)
Not included :
  • Travel insurance.
  • Soft/alcoholic drinks
  • Tips and personal expanses
Extra Notes:
  • Prices quoted are per person,
  • Trek prices may vary depending of the season (High altitude Treks).
  • Payment : can be done in € / $ / £  or MAD
Grade : 1 - 2 -  

Availability & Confirmed Dates:

This trek runs all year round and can depart at any date of your preference.
We usually have several treks departing each week that you may join , please get in Touch!!

Accommodation during the Trek
The Accommodation during this trek can either be in a mountain hut for the winter treks or on camping if prefered from June -Octo

NB : If accommodation is required in the Atlas Mountains either before or after the trek, we can always book you at our Place in Imlil

Essential Equipment & Clothing:
  • Good walking boots and socks / good trainers
  • Personnel First aid Kit
  • 3 to 4 season sleeping bag
  • Day sack/backpack
  • Head torch / headlamp
  • Ice axe and crampons (winter)
  • Lightweight waterproof over-trousers / rain-pants
  • Water bottle or camel back (recommended)