An astonishing and amazing trip leading us to discover the central high Atlas Mountains, this remote area offers a calm journey away from the hustle and bustle of big cities…
* Visit the famous Ouzoud waterfalls.
* Explore the hidden valleys of central high atlas.
* Experience deep Berber culture.
* Ramble in Bougeumez valley with its stunning architect.
* experience one overnight camp.
* Visit the outstanding sidi-moussa forth, with breathtaking views of the valley.
DAY 1: Marrakech.
Arrival at Marrakech international airport.
Transfer to your hotel.
Night in a 3 * category hotel or Riad.
DAY 2: Marrakech – Ouzoud waterfalls – Bin El Ouidan.
This morning, you leave Marrakech to explore a more confidential region: the central High Atlas. The drive will last 2h30 to Ouzoud waterfalls,which is located between the Middle Atlas and the High Atlas, a great opportunity to taste the pleasure of long hikes between a rich forest of olive and almond trees. With breathtaking views of the waterfall. Lunch and possibility to swim, we cross the rocky mountains and the green hills of the Middle Atlas to reach our car, detecting Lake Bin El Ouidane, fed by glaciers water and snow from the Atlas peaks. Many islets appear and disappear depending on the water level.
The night in the guest house and dinner. 4 hours by car and 3 to 4 hours of walking.
DAY 3: Bin El Ouidan – the cathedral – Zaouiat Ahansal.
short transfer to the village of Imi-n Ouarg. Departure of the hike lasting two hours leading us to the village of Tilouguite. Then continue our trip to the famous rocky shaped cathedral of Matfrane. Have our picnic possible to swim…
After swimming we continue to Zaouiat Ahansal, installation, dinner and night at the lodge.
DAY 4: Zaouiat Ahansal – Ait Bouguemez.
Departure to the gorges of Taghia and its spectacular cliffs. Return to Zaouiat Ahansal and transfer to the Aït Bouguemez valley, Discovery by foot Aït Bouguemez valley and its many traditional villages and through terraced parcels. Night and dinner in the village of Agouti.
DAY 5: Aït Bouguemez – Ikiss n’Arous.
Ascent through the gorges of Arous, in a rich mineral landscape . Tea ceremony in the village of Aït Saïd, discover the pastoral life of the villagers as well as the Ikkis pastures and sheepfolds .after lunch a small mules riding tour to see the beautiful gorges.Night at the bivouac in ikiss in the tents at 2350 m altitude.
DAY 6: Ikiss n’Arous – Aït Bouguemez.
Departure from the bivouac around 8:00 am, we went up the river bed through a boxwood forest. Gradual climb to reach the Amskik pass at 2900 meters. Descent to the Tafanfant plateau. Meeting with shepherds and their flocks who spend the summer in the Azib (sheepfolds). Magnificent view overlooking the valley of Aït Bougmez, Descent to the valley. Night at the gîte in Agouti 7h walk
DAY 7: Aït Bouguemez —Aït Bouali – Marrakech.
Morning transfer to Marrakech via Ait Bouali red valley (visit the rock engravings of Tizi n Tirghist). Then we continue to the Natural Bridge of Iminifri, a hike to discover the natural bridge and have lunch there. Arrival in the afternoon at the hotel, installation and free time to stroll through the Souks and discover the monuments of the Medina. Night in a riad in Medina.
DAY 8: Departure
Free time to explore the city before your return flight
The price included
2 nights in a Riad in Marrakech or equivalent in a *** hotel
Comfortable and air-conditioned Toyota 4×4
Full board during the tour.
The support team (guide, driver, cook and mule drivers)
Mules for carrying luggage for hiking
Nights in lodges, hotel and guest house.
One night at the bivouac.
Airport-hotel transfers A / R
The price Not included
Individual travel insurance,
Meals in Marrakech,
Drinks and tips.