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3 Day 3 Valleys & Berber Villages Trek
P.P. / P.D.
The 3 Day 3 Valleys & Berber Villages Trek in the Atlas Mountains is a perfect introduction to trekking in Morocco, allowing you an insight into authentic & traditional Berber culture. During the 3 days you will hike amongst cool vegetation with juniper and pine trees for perfect shade breaks, across deep gorges, gushing river streams and groves of cherry and walnut trees. You guide will explain the culture and history behind the different areas you trek through.
Whilst walking through the valleys you will come across many villages and hamlets belonging to the ethnic Berbers. These herding and farming communities are used to tourists and are more than happy to allow you to interact with them to know more about their traditions and customs. Along the way you will have the opportunity to glimpse the stunning terraces that line the valleys where they grow their corn, barley and vegetables.
We also offer a number of other opportunities for trekking in Morocco which include: 2 or 3 Day Treks to Toubkal Summit, Imlil to Setti Fadma Trek, or if you are pushed for time you could join us for a day excursion to Imlil Valley where you can have a taste of the beautiful views that the High Atlas Mountains can offer.
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Day 1: Marrakech - Imlil - Tinnerhourhine
You will leave Marrakech after breakfast and drive to Imlil. This is where you will meet your guide and mule team for the three day trek. Once all your gear is loaded you will begin your trek towards Tinerhourhine, hereby passing by Tamatert. At lunch time you will be able to relax in the cool area of Tizi 'n Tamatert (2279m). After lunch continue to Ouanesekra-Tamguist. After the first day of walking you will arrive at Tinerhourhine (1600m) where you will spend the night in a local gite. Approx. 4 hours walking
Day 2: Tinnerhourhine – Ikkis - Ait Aissa
After breakfast you will depart Tinerhourhine along the Imnane Valley, hereby you will pass the Berber village Ikkiss (1700m). Whilst walking through this village you will have the opportunity to have a photo break allowing you to take back home with you some memories of Berber village life! You then continue to Tizi n’Aguersioual (2000m) and where you will have lunch at Matate (2000m). You will spend in a local gite in Aït Aïssa (1800m).
Approx. 6 to 7 hours walking.
Day 3: Ait Aissa - Imlil - Marrakech
Departing early from Aït Aïssa you will walk towards Tizi Oussem (1900m). You pass by Tizi Mzik (2400m), where you will have a final chance to take in the stunning views before descending to the village of Mzik before arriving back in Imlil to meet your transfer back to Marrakech. Approx. 4 hours walking time.
Return private transport from Marrakech
English speaking Guide (other languages can be catered for)
Accommodation for 2 nights in local gites or tents depending on the weather
Tea / Coffee
What’s Not Included
The Price will vary depending on
Age of participants
Number of participants
Summer and Winter Season
Available all year round
All prices are based on a minimum of 2 people on the tour.