3 Days / 2 Nights
3 day trek Three Berber valleys discovery: an amazing 3 days hiking in Morocco Atlas Mountains. Imlil, Imenane and Azzadene are three neighboring Atlas Mountain valleys, which offer an authentic experience with breath-taking nature and charming Berber culture. This 3 day hike within Morocco Atlas Mountains, is perfect hiking option to explore the best of the Atlas Mountains near Marrakech. Is great walk up and down the hills is perfect for catching a glimpse of the traditions and customs of day to day life of the farming and herding Berber communities.
Day 1Imlil (1740m) – Tizi n’Tamatert (2300m) – Imenane Valley (3400 – 3500m) – Tacheddirt (2400m) or Tinerhourhine villages (2200m)
After a transfer to the village of Imlil we meet our trekking crew. We start our trek towards Tinerhourhine in the Imenane Valley via Tizi n’Tamatert at 2279m passing by the village of Tamatert. Lunch will be at the top of the pass which offers an amazing panoramic view over the High Atlas peaks. After lunch we continue to Ouanesekra-Tamguist. Later we arrive at Tinerhourhine (1600m) where we will spend the night in a local gite or homestay. Approx. 4 hours walking.
Day 2Imenane Valley – Aguersioual pass (2100m) and Oudite pass (2200m) – Valley of Azzadene
We leave the village of Tinerhourhine then walk along the Imenane Valley. Taking the left side of it, we trek to reach the traditional Berber village of Ikkis (1700m). We continue to Tizi n’Aguersioual Mountain pass (2000m). Lunch will be served near the village of Matate (2000m). Another 2 hours walk to arrive to the village of Aït Aïssa (1800m) OR alternatively, we can stay overnight in the village of Tizi Oussem, where we can use the village hammam (traditional steam bath) Approx. 6 to 7 hours walking.
Day 3Azzadene Valley - Tizi Mzik (2500m) - Imlil (1740m) - Marrakech
We start our walk from Aït Aïssa and walk towards Tizi Oussem village (1900m). From there we reach Tizi Mzik mountain pass (2400m) and descend to the village of Mzik where we have lunch near the village before arriving back in Imlil. Then transfer back to Marrakech and end of our 3 days trekking in Morocco. Approx. 4 hours walking time.
- English speaking guide
- Muleteers and mules for luggage
- All the meals during the trek
- Mineral water + coffee and tea
- Transportation from and to Marrakech
- Sleeping bags if needed
- Personal expenses
- Travel insurance