Trekking In Morocco: Atlas Trek

2 Days

This two day Atlas Mountains day trip is a fantastic opportunity to take an Atlas Mountain tour and explore the country around Imlil and Marrakech.

You’ll get to hike through the Azzaden Valley, travel through juniper forests and join the Berbers for some traditional mint tea and lunch.

Come and spend some time with the Berbers in the Moroccan countryside!

How To Get There And Get Back

Your Atlas Mountains day trip begin the pick-up from your accommodation in Marrakech city. The driver may need to park the vehicle n the nearby area as most of the riads do not have car access.

After the trip, you will be dropped of at the nearest point. The driver will call you or the riad to meet you if needed.

Food On The Trek

Meals during our Morocco tours are cooked by the Berber guides and muleteers and the food is fresh and healthy. For example breakfast might be jam, bread and butter, cookies, fruit, juice and coffee or milk.

Lunch may be salad with tomatoes, carrots, lentils, beans, rice or pasta. Sometimes we have fish (sardines, tuna) and seasonal fruit.

Your dinner could be soup, classic Moroccan tagine, couscous, olives and may include nuts and fruit.

Can my dietary requirements be catered for?

Since every individual has different dietary needs, we can customise our services as per your specific needs. But you need to inform us about your catering preferences when you confirm your booking.

On the first day of your Atlas mountains day trip make sure to remind your guide and cook.

The 2 Day Atlas Trek is a fantastic way of exploring Morocco!

So, get started with the unmatched adventure with this Atlas mountains day trip.

Overview

Depart from your accommodation in Marrakech, drive to Imlil, trek to the lovely Azzadene Valley via the Tizi Mzik Pass (2684m) and spend the night in a Berber gite at Tizi Oussem village.

Itinerary

We will pick you up at 9.00am from your riad or hotel and set off towards the high Atlas Mountains.

We will go via Tahnnaout and Asni so you can enjoy the stunning view of the villages along the valley.

When we arrive at Imlil, we will have some traditional Berber mint tea and you can meet your trekking guide, mules and muleteers.

We will then start the trek towards the Azzaden valley via Tizi Mzik pass at 2684m and with a spectacular view over Imlil valley including several neighbouring high Atlas Peaks.

Lunch will be served right at the top of the pass and after you have eaten, we'll take a downhill walk to the Azzaden Valley through some beautiful juniper forest to get to the village of Tizi Oussem.

After 6 hours walking, you can relax in a Berber gite for the night.

After your breakfast, we can enjoy the sunshine on this marvelous, colorful valley and take in the view of typical Berber villages and culture.

We will leave Tizi Oussem and continue down to Id Issa village, before heading up to the Tizi Oudid mountain pass (2000m) and crossing through a wild juniper forest to get to Matat village. Lunch will then be served under walnut groves and you can relax near the river.

Finally, we will transfer you back to Marrakech. You should arrive back at approximately 5.00pm.

Trek and Tour Prices
1 person: 215 Euros
Group of 2 people: 160 Euros per person
Group of 3 people: 150 Euros per person
Group of 4-7 people: 145 Euros per person
Group of 8-12 people: 140 Euros per person

Includes

  • English speaking guide
  • Cook
  • Muleteers and mules for luggage
  • All the meals during the trek
  • Coffee and tea
  • Accommodation
  • Transportation from and to Marrakech
  • Sleeping bags if needed

Doesn't include

  • Personal expenses
  • Tips
  • Travel insurance
  • Mineral Water

The accommodation will be in a simple Berber gite at Tizi Oussem village.

Luggage

Personal baggage, cooking equipment and food are carried by the mules, leaving you to carry only a rucksack with whatever you need for the day.

NB : Unnecessary luggage can be left safely in storage in Imlil till you come back from the trek.

Good walking boots and socks / good trainers for valley treks

Personal First Aid Kit

3 to 4 season sleeping bag (for winter) or light sleeping bag (for summer)

Lightweight waterproof over-trousers / rain-pants

Water bottle or Camelbak (recommended)

Soft-sided bag (50-80 litres)

Lightweight daypack

Sunglasses

Sunscreen

Torch and batteries

Towel & all personal toiletries

You can send your enquiry via the form below.

Trekking In Morocco: Atlas Trek
15% Off
From € 200 € 170
/ Adult
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