Day tour in high Atlas mountains

Day Trips & Excursions in Western High Atlas

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Interesting day tour out of Marrakech. it's about 60km from the red city by private car,  you will be in the high Atlas mountains. there are many examples of possible walks in the area. Our staff are happy to discuss possibilities with you and arrange full accompanied walking support. You will visit remote village, see beautiful landscape, green terraces and spectacular valleys, you will also drink tea and have a good time with the Berbers.
From your hotel in Marrakech, you will be picked at 8:00am. Departure from Marrakech for a pleasant drive south way up through the moulay brahim gorges to arrive at the higher foothills of the Western High Atlas Mountains at our trailhead of Imlil. Here we alight from our vehicle and meet up with our After a welcome glass of mint tea in the village prior to setting out for some 4km excursion, towards the south to the Berber village of Aroumd (1843m), passing the hamlets of ait souka, Targa Imoula, up and down the stark slopes, the jagged Western High Atlas peaks of the Toubkal Massif before us and Jbels Aguelzim (3547m) watching us all the way. We shall stop at Aroumd to visit this rather singular village in the Assif Aït Mizane Valley, built seemingly house upon house on a large moraine spur, overlooking ancient irrigated terraced fields of barley, corn and vegetables and always surrounded by apples, cherries and walnut trees. We thence carry on for another Half an Hour to get to our lunch wish will be served among a Berber family in the village prior to setting off back down the other side of the valley back to Imlil and the return trip to Marrakech.

What’s included

  • Local guide
  • All activities
  • Afternoon tea
  • Lunch
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Round-trip private transfer

What’s not included

  • Drinks