Beyond the unique passage that offers High Atlas, the Berber villages surrounding constitute as well good reasons to visit the region. From Ousertek to the village of Matat, our program of eight days will allow us to dive in the heart of Berber culture, with original encounters and unique landscapes in the world.
Your adventure will start while you are landing at the airport where we will fetch you for your transfer to your hotel. You will pass your night there so as to get yourself ready for the second day.
Day 2: From Marrakech to Imeskar – Night 2hrs30 of walk
In the morning of the second day, we will take the way of Tahanout to Asni to get to Imioughlad 47km 1hr30 of route. Our guide will be waiting for us with the rest of the team, the mule-drivers who will be in charge of transporting the luggage. We can have a cup of tea and it is there that the walk direction to Imsker starts for 2hrs30. We will be crossing Tamadote where we will break in the river side for lunch. If your departure from Marrakech is delayed, you will lunch while arriving in your camping in Imeskar.
Day 3: Climbing to the village of Gliz 5hrs of walk
On the third day, we will discover three Berber villages of the most originals. We will first follow a path generally used by the mule-drivers to go out of Imeskar. We will border the small valley which follows. We will profit from the huge walnut trees situated not far from the village of Ousertek to lunch under the shade. We will afterwards leave for an ascent rich in landscape to the village of Tidili and we will stop for the night in the village of Gliz at 1700meters of altitude. 5hrs30 of walk.
Day 4: From Gliz to the village of Tachddirt – 7hours’ walk
So as to reach our destination of the day, we will leave Gliz quite early. We will cross the pass Tizi-n-Oukaimden (2682m) by taking a forest of flattering juniper trees. We will visit the highest ski station of Africa (2620m) to afterwards go through the valley of Oukaimden where we will break for lunch. The walk will be taken back after the lunch break for Tizi N Addi to reach the village of Tachddirt (2314m) where we will sleep at Tigmi Tachddirt for the night. 7hours of walk.
Day 5: Walk to the village of Imlil 5hours’walk
The fifth day will offer us the opportunity to discover one of the most beautiful Berber villages, Imlil. The walk won’t be less interesting, on the contrary! We will leave Tachddirt very early to go down to the splendid valley of Imenane by crossing the Berber Tinerhourine village then ascend to Tizi N Tamatert (2279m) and have lunch in the side of the forest. We will continue to Imlil where you will spend the night in Ghazal lodge or continue to the Amred village to pass the night in the Amred hotel (1900m).
Day 6: Discovery of the village of Id Aissa- 6hours walking
The sixth day still reserves for us its lot of atypical villages. Ascending to Tizi Mzik (2489m), descending to the valley of Azaden, we will pass by Tizi oussem then have lunch and rest a little bit. Then, we will continue the walk to the village of Id Issa. 6hours of walk, then overnight stay.
Day 7: From Id Aissa to Marrakech – 4hrs30 of walk
The day before the last of the adventure will also reserve you surprises. We will cross the Tizi N Tacht pass which is at 2020m of altitude. That will take us about 4hours30 of walk. Then we will descend to the forest until the Imioughlad village to afterwards have lunch and meet the transport to go down to Marrakech.
Day 8: End of the discovery of Berber villages
The eighth day closes the adventure. We will bring you back to the airport hoping that you have lived unforgettable moments in the heart of Toubkal and its unique small villages of their kind.
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Below the price per person according to the number of participants.
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Single extra charge in Marrakech: 15euros / person / night
In the mountain in case it snows to the way up to Toubkal, we must add 15euros per carrier per person per day.
Included in this price
• 2 nights in Marrakech in a hotel or riad in BB in double or twin room.
• 1 night in Ghazal lodging in Imlil in double/twin/triple/quadruple room
• 1 night in Id Issa lodging in twin room
• 1 night in Tigmi Tachddirt in double/twin/triple/quadruple room.
• 1night in Imsker in the inhabitant or under tent.
• Full board from day 2 to day 6 (breakfast, lunch and dinner).
• Mountain tour guide
• Cook who prepares your meals.
• Mule to transport your luggage.
• Airport transfers
• Transfer day 2 and transfer back day 7.
• Tent and camping equipment.
Not included in the price
• Sleeping bag
• Mineral water
• Studs, ice-axe… (for rent 5euros per day for each equipment)