Middle Atlas
Location
Apr – Nov
Dates
8 Days
Duration
6/10
Physicality
14+
Age

The highlight of this trek is not just the amazing mountains and beautiful landscapes of the high altitude region, but the opportunity to interact with the local Berber population (Zayanis). You will be able to learn about Berber heritage, discover how and where they live, as well as see the beautiful lakes, gorges and cedar forest.


RICE  PER PERSON :  FROM 445 €

N° of Days

8 Days

Price per person
1 –  2 pax

On request

Price per person
Group  3 – 5           690 € / pax
Price per person
Group  6 – 10         

510 € / pax

Price per person
Group  11 – 15         

445 € / pax

LOCATION START / RETOUR  :         Casablanca / Fes


What’s included :

Certified English-speaking Guide
Accommodation: 2 nights in 3* hotel in Casa & Fes
Minibus or 4WD for all transfers ( Airport / hotel / trek )
Camping equipment: tents & mattresses for the bivouac
Kitchen tent, cooking equipment and professional cook
All meals (vegetarians options are possible)
Services of the mule handlers (mules will carry the backpacks)


What’s not included:

Meals in Marrakech
Bottled water
International flights
Travel insurance
Personal purchase
Tips and gratitude


REQUIRED EQUIPMENT:

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

1

Day 1: Airport-Casablanca Hotel

We will meet you at the Casablanca Airport and take you to your hotel. This is a free day so you can go ahead and explore the city a bit.

2

Day 2: Casablanca - Khenifra - Sabraa village

In the morning we will head to Fez, have lunch in Khenifra and go the the village of Sabraa located 950 m above  sea level. You will spend the night at a local family’s house. 5H drive

3

Day 3: Sabraa - Tazougakht pass - Azigza village

Our first day of hiking! You will meet our full team, load baggage on the mules and start off for the next big village of Azigza located right behind the Tazougaght pass at 1100 m. The mountain landscape and valley are magnificent!  5H walk

4

Day 4: Azigza village (1250 m) - Tiglmamine (1630 m)

We will continue our hike in Zayans, the region famous for Maestro & King of Ahaidous (name of the local dance), Mr MOH OUL HOUSSAIN Maestro. Then we will have the chance to observe the wild fauna during our walk through the forest.  5H walk

5

Day 5: Tiglmamine(1650 m) - Azigza Lake (1300 m)

We will continue exploring the same region walking through the cedar forest and enjoying the stunning mountain views of Ighoud. We will camp by Azigza lake. Fishing is allowed for those with a licence. 5 to 6H walk

6

Day 6: Azigza Lake - Oum Rabia Spring

From the lake we will trek through the beautiful cedar forest and camp by the spring. 5H walk

7

Day 7: Oum Rabia Springs - Ouiouan Lake - Fes

We will leave the spring and head to Lake Ouiouane to learn about the beautiful history of this place. After that we will say goodbye to our assisting team and go by minibus to Fes to have some rest after the trip and share experiences in the hotel over dinner. 5h walk / 1h30 drive

8

Day 8: Transfer to Fes Airport

If you still have some extra time before your departure, we will give you a bonus tour of Fes!

Transfer to the airport.

Goodbye and see you on your next trip to Morocco!