High Atlas
Location
Apr – Nov
Dates
8 Days
Duration
5/10
Physicality
3+
Age

The valley of Ait Bouguemez (also called the Happy Valley) is located in the heart of the Central and High Atlas mountains. During this trip you will discover the Berber world! Are you ready to discover a new culture?


PRICE PER PERSON:  From 385 €                  

N° DaysN° Person1 – 2 PersonGroup 3 – 5
Group 6 – 10
Group 11 – 15
8 Days

7 Nights

Accommodation TypeStandardOn request580 €/person430 €/person385 €/person
ComfortOn request730 €/person620 €/person530 €/person

DEPARTURE/ARRIVAL:          Marrakech


REQUIRED EQUIPMENT:

Comfortable sportswear and hiking boots, hat, fleece jacket, sunscreen, sunglasses, headtorch, water bottle, sleeping bag.


WHAT’S  INCLUDED: 

Certified English-speaking Guide               Accommodation: 2  in 3* hotel + 5 in lodges

All transfers                  Cooking equipment and the services of the best cook of Morocco

All meals (vegetarians options are possible)                Services of the mule handlers (mules will carry the backpacks)


WHAT’S  NOT INCLUDED:

 Meals in Marrakech      International flights
 Bottled water                  Travel insurance
 Personal purchases       Tips

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Day 1: Arrival in Marrakech - Home

Transfer from the airport to your accommodation. The first evening you will be able to spend by yourself and explore the vibrant life of Marrakech.

 

2

Day 2: Marrakech- Azilal – Ait Bougumez valley ( 1900 m )

After the delicious breakfast, we will hit the road to get to the High Atlas Azilal and the valley of Ait Bougumez (5H drive) We will visit Arouss village and discover the diversity of the local architecture.

3

Day 3: Gite Tamazirte ( 1900 m )- Arouss Gorges - Ikkis Tulip ( 2200 m )

Today is the first trekking day: you will go to Ikiss and enjoy the panoramic view of the M’goun peak (4067 m) while having lunch. In the afternoon we will go to the gorge then come back to Ikkis to spend the night. 5H walk

4

Day 4: Ikkis Tulip ( 2200 m ) - Igoudamn - Ait Imi ( 1850 m )

After breakfast we will go to Jebel Igoudamen to have a picnic in nature then we will continue walking the trail to the village of Ait Imi where we will be hosted at a local family’s house for the night. 6H walk

 

5

Day 5: Ait Imi ( 1850 m ) - Ibakliwoune - Ifrane ( 2000 m )

Today we climb the Jebel Adazen taking in the panoramic views then climb a bit more to the village of Ifran to stay at a local family’s house for the night. 4H walk

 

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Day 6: Ait Bougumez - Marrakech

Today we will say goodbye to the valley leaving behind the majestic peaks of the Atlas mountains and the friendly people we got to know then return to Marrakech, the Red City. Optional – see the highest waterfalls of Morocco on the way back. 5H30 drive

 

7

Day 7: Visit of Marrakech - Medina

Today is a day to enjoy the culture and history of the Red city and the former capital of Morocco. We will visit the medina, palaces, souks and other special places of the city.

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Day 8: Transfer to the airport

We wish you a pleasant journey back home and look forward to seeing you again1

 

Tour Reviews

5.00 based on 2 reviews
25 September 2015

Very happy with the services from Morocco ectours. Our guide Mohamed, who helped us with the organisation was very responsive, efficient and provided alot of useful detailed information about & for the trip.I can strongly assure you that you will not go wrong if you book a Tour with Morocco Ecotours.

14 February 2017

We had a lovely day with gide Mohammed Alla. We learned a lot about the moroccan culture and had a beautiful walk around the Ouzoud waterfalls. Mohammed was helpfull, relaxed and very friendly.

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