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$92.17 Multi-day & Extended Tours

Marrakech to 3 Valleys, Atlas Mountains and Sunset Camel Ride

You will be picked up at your hotel or riad at 9am. You will go through the Ourika valley than the Oukaimeden valley where you will take the amazing opportunity to have an authentic experience of the Berber culture by savoring a lunch of Moroccan salad or soup, Berber Tagine, dessert and drinks. Enjoy lunch at the inhabitant house. Afterwards, head toward the Asni Valley, nestled high in the Atlas Mountains, the highest peak in northern Africa at 13,665 feet (4,165 meters). Take your camera and be ready to take pictures of the acres of apple, walnut, peach and almond trees in Asni Valley. Back to Marrakech and conclude your thrilling journey through Morocco’s countryside with drop-off at your Hotel or Riad in the evening. This amazing trip of 3 Valleys tour via Atlas mountains at 09:00 am from Marrakech to the Atlas Mountains, heading the first Ourika valley, famous by its waterfalls (if you want to visit this waterfalls you have to walk for about 1h:20 min for going and coming back with a mountain guide). You will enjoy different landscapes and get spectacular views as far as the eye can see. You will continue through the second valley that is Oukaimeden valley, and taking a secluded mountain road route standing at 1800 meters above sea level, you will cross the traditional Berber villages built from adobe and stones, and if you want to discover the authentic life of Berber people we can arrange a delicious lunch for you in a typical Berber house. After that, you will reach the third Asni valley, famous by its fruit trees (Apples, walnut, almonds, peaches…), this is where you can enjoy the sight of the snowy summits of the High Atlas Mountains, then you will cross Tahanaout village ( Berber market on Tuesday ). The thrilling tour concludes with a drive back to Marrakech, arriving at approximately 5:00 pm at the palm grove or " Palmeraie " where you will experience the sunset camel ride, after you will be dropped off at your Hotel/ Riad.

$362.91 Outdoor Activities

Toubkal in 4 days trek

Day 1: transfer from Marrakech to Oukaimden. We will leave Marrakech in the Morning for the way to Oukaimeden at 2 600 m high. You will profit from the magnificent colored landscape. We will meet at the station of Oukaimeden the mule-drivers and the guide to start our trek. We will afterwards start a walk of 5 to 6hours to get to the village of Tachddirt, wher the lodging Tigmi Tachddirt will welcome us for the night. 500m of ascent and 650m of descent. Day 2: From Tachddirt to Aremd by crossing Tamatert (2 279m) – 6hrs30/ village Armed per night.We will start during the second day a more or less long but regular journey from Tachddirt (2300m) to the pass Tizi-n-Tamatertat 2279m where we will call at lunch. In the beginning of the afternoon, we will go down again on the way to the village of Aremd at 1900m to spend the night in the lodge.600m of way up and 800m of way down. Day 3: Armed to Refuge Moufflons (3207m) – 5hFor this thired day, starting from the Aremd to the marabout Sidi chamharouch 2350 m of altitude and we continue to the Refuge 3207m where we will stop for the lunch break. Our ultimate stage of the day. Day 4: Way up to the peak of Toubkal -9hrsClimbing the peak Toubkal will be started early in the morning to reach the peak and its panoramic and unique view in three hours. We will afterwards go back to the refuge for lunch. Our final step will be joining the comfortable lodging of Aremd for the last night in Toubkal. 1000m of way up and 2200m of way down. Day5: After breakfast transfer departure from imlil to Marrakech.

$175 Outdoor Activities

Full-Day Skiing at Oukaimeden Resort from Marrakech

You will be picked up from your hotel or riad in Marrakech at 8am, and driven towards the High Atlas Mountains, passing by Ourika valley! It is a 2-hour journey by private transport along mountain roads to the trail head at Oukaimeden, which is also the highest ski resort in North Africa. Once you get there, you have a cup of tea before you get your skis on, and head to the ski lift for your skiing adventure! You will have a wide choice of slopes! Once you reach the top, you will have amazing views over the high peaks in the Atlas Mountains, including mount toubkal which is the highest peak in North Africa. Back to have lunch at a local Restuarant. Then, you go again for skiing for a while before you drive back to Marrakech.

$67.97 Day Trips & Excursions

FULL DAY TRIP TO HIGH ATLAS MOUNTAINS AND OUKAIMDEN FROM MARRAKECH

The ski resort of Oukaimeden with an average snow period of four months, from December to March. The highest resort in Africa, is located in the High Atlas Mountains 75 km south of the ocher city of Marrakech.With an altitude of about 3200m, the mountain range of Oukaimeden, offers visitors a vast ski area. The resort is equipped with a chairlift and six ski lifts and it represents a better natural place to spend ski learning sessions for beginners. The resort is renowned for the quality of amenities. Restaurants and equipment rental facilities are located on site. ). Snow cover, very variable depending on the year.The road to Oukaimeden is rich in a rigorously attractive nature that will not leave you time to be stressed by the distance. It allows you to discover a splendid landscape, especially when passing through the Ourika Valley. In the road there are many villages built on the mountainside. It is first bordered by agaves and prickly pears, which then give way to fields of ocher stones.Tuesday and Saturday you will have the opportunity to discover the local souks at Tahanaout this is a wonderful opportunity for traditional photography in rural markets that are in full swing. You will also have the opportunity to meet Berber families with their colorful clothes and their warm welcome.We will put at your disposal professional and well experienced drivers with comfortable and air-conditioned vehicles. All you will need for a wonderful trip to Oukaimeden.