3 days berber villages hike
190€ per person
This 3 days berber villages trek in the high atlas mountains is a lifetime experience. You will spend three days discovering the high Atlas Mountains on foot. A hike amidst cool vegetation of juniper and pine trees is a perfect way to unwind.
On day one , you will be picked up from your hotel in Marrakech, and drive towards the high atlas mountains. It will take around 1h30 drive. Once you reach imlil valley 1740m, you will be met by our english speaking guide who will lead you to a guesthouse where you will have a welcome mint tea and you will check the route of our berber villages trek on the map. After that, you walk from Imlil towards Tinerhourhine and pass Tamatert. You’ll stop for lunch on the high mountain pass of Tizi ‘n Tamatert 2280m. Continue on to Ouanesekra-Tamguist and arrive at Tinerhourhine, where you’ll spend the night in a local lodge. Approximately 4 to 5 hours of walking.
The next day, after an early breakfast, you will leave from Tinerhourhine and walk along the Imnane Valley. You’ll pass the Berber village of Ikkiss. Then, you cross the river so as to follow a trail uphill to Tizi n’ Aguersioual pass from where you will get wonderful views over Imnane valley & Imlil valley. You will keep walking downhill to Aguersioual village 1680m; then follow another rough road that will take you to Matate village where you will stop for lunch. Later on, keep walking uphill via a trail to Tizi oudid pass from where you will enjoy nice views over Azzaden valley. After a short break on the pass, you trek downhill to the village of Ait Aissa where you’ll spend the night at a local lodge. Approximately 6 to 7 hours of walking.
On day 3, you will have an early breakfast and you leave from Aït Aïssa village, and walk towards Tizi Oussem village. You’ll pass by Tizi Mzik pass and the village of Mzik before arriving back in Imlil valley where you will have lunch.. Approximately 4 to 5 hours of walking. Then, you will be transferred back to Marrakech in the late afternoon.
If you want to experience a short Trek, check our 2 days atlas mountains trek.
Dress CodeCasual. Comfortable athletic clothing, hiking shoes, hat and warm jacket.
IncludedA local guideaccommodationFoodMule for luggageTransportation
Not IncludedAirport transferscamel ridingEntrance fees to monumentsMineral waterSleeping bagsSoft drinksTips