Berber Villages Trek

Berber Villages Trek

Trip Highlights

  • Amazing View from the Top .
  • High Atlas Villages
  • Atlas Mountains Peaks View

Mountain Toubkal Trek

Berber Villages Trek, Fantastic Trek across High Atlas Valleys with its beautiful berber villages and High Atlas Waterfall, moderate trek and available all year round from Marrakech, Family Trek, couples ...

Day to Day Trip Itinerary

Day 01: Marrakech –Imi oughlad 1600m – Tizi n'tachte 2000m – Tiziane Village 1750m : :

Day 02: Tizzian Village 1750 m – Tizi n'taghrhourte Pass 1995m – D'knt Village 1870m :

Day 03: D'knt Village – Tizi n'tagdalte Pass – Tizi oussem Village:

Day 04: Azib Tamsoult-- Tizi M'zzik --- Imlil :


Trekking in the Atlas Mountains makes for an incredible holiday. The tiny villages perched on the sides of the mountain, the warmth and hospitality of the Berber people and the spectacular views all add up to a amazing Atlas Mountain holiday. All of our hiking, trekking and walking holidays in the Atlas Mountains are from leading specialist operators and accommodations.

Cost Includes

  • Private Transport from and back to your Hotel
  • Mountain Guide speaking english
  • Accommodation
  • All meals during your your trek
  • Cook
  • Mules to carry your luggages + Porters in winter time

Cost Excludes

  • All expenses of personal nature
  • Travel inssurance
  • Tip

DETAIL ITINERARY

Day 01: Marrakech –Imi oughlad 1600m – Tizi n'tachte 2000m – Tiziane Village 1750m :

Departure from marrakech at 9h00 and drive to arrive at the higher foothills of the western high atlas mountains and our trailhead of imi oughlad (1450m) . here we alight from our vehicle and meet up with berber muleteer crew . We set off up in north-westerly direction for a 2hour acclimatisation hike up switchback mule tracks , passing by cornfields woods pine and juniper to the tiz n'tachete (2000m),where we shallstop to look back down on the imlikl and ait oussaden valleys before carrying on for another half hour to imi n'ifri and our field picnic .thence a slow hike for about 2 and half hours south-west down along a dirt track to assif n' ait oussaden and the red clay terraced village of tiziane ( 1750 m )for our accommodation in our bivouac or gite.

Day 02:Tizzian Village 1750 m – Tizi n'taghrhourte Pass 1995m – D'knt Village 1870m:

on our hike up along the assif n'ait oussaden valley , passing through the wallnuts groves , up to tizi n'taghrhourte (1995m )and through to a rare almost flat strecth to arrive at assaka spring, where we will stop for our field picnic amidst and awesome silence after some 2 and half hours relatively easy walking .our afternoon's hike takes us down along the edges of the forest untill we reach the berber village of D'knt (1870m) or agouns n Assoul where we will have our dinner and spent the in a bivouac or gite .

Day 03:D'knt Village – Tizi n'tagdalte Pass – Tizi oussem Village:

groves of walnut trees, fields of corn and barley to greet the many sheep and goatherders – and women and children bent over with 20kg loads of faggots and dried herbs. We traverse the tizi n'tagdalte to the descent amongst the juniper trees till we come to a small spring set amongst the trees , where we will stop for our picnic .once refreshed , we are off down winding tracks of upper slopes for some 3hours to come to a small river at the beginning of the valley of assif n'ait oussaden . from here we enter the village of tizi oussem (1850m) then up to the summer village Of Tamsoult for our camp or gite.

Day 04:Azib Tamsoult-- Tizi M'zzik --- Imlil :

Trek to a small waterfall at Azib Tamsoulte and return to cross the Tizi 'n Mzik pass (2,500m). We join the main Toubkal valley at Imlil (1,900m), where we have lunch before the drive to Marrakech


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