4 Days Trekking in the Atlas Mountains

4 Day Trekking in the Atlas Mountains

 

4 Day Trekking in the Atlas Mountains

4 Day Trekking in the Atlas Mountains Itinerary 

DAY 1:  MARRAKECH – OUKAIMDEN – WALK TO OUSSERTEK

After breakfast in Marrakech, we take the road toward the High Atlas Mountains, ski resort of Oukaimden, which is the starting point of wonderful several walking trails of the Atlas Mountains. We will meet our guides and mules to carry our camping equipment. After our new friendly mountain expert crew is introduced to you, guide, muleteer, cook…, and all equipment loaded onto the well-looked-after mules, we start our 3-hour walk to our camp in the middle of the High Atlas Mountains near Gliz village in Oukaymden valley.

DAY 2: OUSSERTEK VALLEY – IMNANE VALLEY TECHDIRT

After Breakfast in the camp,  set off trekking to Tizi n Tighaten pass 2500m from where you will enjoy nice views over Imnane valley. Walk downhill to Tachedirt village 2300m where you will spend the night at a lodge. around 4h walk and our path will be through fields of cherry, walnut, and apple trees. We will take a short pause and enjoy the gorgeous Imnane valley behind which Berber Villages are beautifully scattered before we continue for an additional hour hike to Wanskra. We will then carry on with our hike upriver for half an hour or so until we reach Tacheddirt, where we will spend the night. Overnight in a Guest house of Camp.

DAY 3: TACHDDIRT – TIZI N TACHDDIRT – TIMICHI VILLAGE

We wake up early. After breakfast we prepare for a 6 hour hike south-east headed for Timichi Village. As we climb steeply to Tizi n’Tacheddirt, our eyes will simultaneously ponder on the astounding views along the way. We continue a 2 hour hike downhill a rocky pass until reaching Laabbassen village, where we will enjoy some time and leave the wind blow its fresh air into our soul, and enjoy the quietness and the silence of nature. Next, we will go northeast, down the valley, straight to Timichi village where we will spend the night.

DAY 4 TIMICHI – SITI FADMA VILLAGE – OURIKA – MARRAKECH

Our final destination is Serttifadma. We will launch our 4-5h eastward hike after breakfast. On our way to our end point, we will pass through a line of Berber villages that are neighboring the banks of Ourika Valley. The first village to cross will be Tiourdiou, then Anfli and finally Tadrart. After we have lunch, we will head to Setifadma passing Agadir n’Ait Boulmane. After spending some time in Setti fadma, we head back to Marrakech. end of your Best Atlas Mountains Hiking Family Trek & Camping Adventure. end of your memorable Best Atlas Mountains Hiking Family Trek & Camping Adventure Natural immersion.

Information about 4 Day Trekking in the Atlas Mountains

Note:

March to September are the suitable months of the year to do this trek. The days are usually warm, sometimes hot. Spring is the ideal season and the views are excellent when the flowers are in bloom.

Trek Level:

This active trip requires you to have previous experience and you should be in excellent health and top physical condition. The stage requires significant experience of the activity, and the days include stages of 5 to 6 hours of walking. The daily climb is from 1000 to 2000 meters following stages. This trip takes place in rugged terrains; ascending and descending mountain trails that are steep and rocky. The Trekking Atlas Mountains Morocco is designed for people with technical experienced skills.

Lodging:

During the trek the overnight stay will be in Camping – bivouac, spacious igloo tents with foam mattress are provided. Exceptionally, in case of inclement weather, the accommodation will be replaced by inns or gites…

What’s Includes:

– Full transportation to all sites

– Full Guiding – Entrance fees

– Accommodation in Wild Camping

– Mule Ride ( 3 days Family Option )

– Custom-made travel From Marrakesh  to the Atlas Mountains

– Meals (Breakfast, Lunches, and dinner)

– Free time for walking and Camping, visiting the Berbers

– Walks, Culture, History Talks

– Real-life Experiences…

Excludes:

– Travel insurance

– Tips (Tipping is a part of the culture and economy of tourism in Morocco, in a similar way to restaurants in the USA and Europe)

 

Highlights of Atlas Mountains Best Hikes – Trekking in Morocco

  • – Discovery of the authentic Berber valleys.
  • – Enjoy authentic Berber hospitality
  • – Taste delicious traditional Berber food
  • – Explore Natural Places
  • – Visit Berber families.
  • – An English Berber-speaking guide with a competent accompanying team.
  • – Meet with the Berbers.

Quick Facts

  • Duration: Four Days
  • Pick-up points: Your Marrakech Hotel
  • Drop off Point: Your Marrakesh Hotel