Ourika valley Morocco

Trek around the 3 berber valleys High Atlas Mountains

Trek From Imlil to Setti Fadma via Tizi n’Tachdirte or the opposit directionfrom Setti Fadma to Imlil, an amazing trek through the 3 Berber valleys of the Western High Atlas Mountains….

 

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Trek From Imlil to Setti Fadma via Tizi n’Tachdirte or the opposit directionfrom Setti Fadma to Imlil, an amazing trek through the 3 Berber valleys of the Western High Atlas Mountains….

Day 1: Marrakech – Imlil – Tizi n’tamaterte – Tachddirt.Pick up from the hotel/Riad in Marrakech and drive towards the Atlas Mountains, we start the trek from the Imlil 1740m, which is the starting point of all the treks around the High Atlas Mountains including Toubkal massif, after you meet the guide, multeers & the cook, head up Imnan valley  via Tizi N’Tamaterte 2279m,lunch and then continue to Tachdirte (2300m) the last village of the valley, on the afternoon explore the berber culture and visit a berber house & also have a mint tea with the berber family.Overnight at the guest house.5hrs walking.

Day 2:  Tachddirt –Tizi n’Tachdirte – Timichi.

After breakfast, trek up to Tizi n’Addi (2800m) beautiful view over Tizi Likemt (3600m) as wall the whole Imnane valley, walk another half hour to reach Oukaimeden, the ski station, visit of the rock carvings of the area, expressing the language of the ancestral berber population, lunch in the same place before continue towards Timishi village via Tizi n’Ouattar (3600m) & Ansa berber village, this is the start of Ourika valley,  Overnight at the berber house in Timichi.

Day 3: Timichi (1980m)– Setti Fadma (1400m).

After breakfast we set out for a 5hrs trek eastwards down along the valley full of cornfields and orange groves, with many streams flowing down from the upper slopes, passing through the villages of Isghouarne, Tiwrdiw and Agadir n’Aït Boulmane to arrive at the end of the beautiful Ourika Valley proper and the renowned Berber village of Setti Fadma, with its ancient nut trees and waterfalls. Take lunch and then relaxe until the vehicle arrives to take you back to Marrakech.

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TREK HIGHLIGHTS

Imlil valley
Toubkal summit view
Berber village of Tachdirt valley
Setti Fadma waterfalls

DURATION

3 days / 2 nights

PERIOD

March to Nov

GRADE

Easy – Moderate

PICK UP DETAILS

Pick up at 9am (from your hotel in Marrakech)

DROP OFF DETAILS

5-6pm at the hotel.

ACCOMMODATION

Berber house (private room, shared WC & shower).

FOOD & DRINKS

Fresh Salade & Hot meals Moroccan tagines will be provided.

PRICE

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(private trek for 2 people)

SERVICES INCLUDED

English speaking local guide
All meals & bottled water
Mule to carry your luggage (no suitcases).
2 night at the Berber house (private room, shared WC & shower).
Transfer from & to Marrakech

SERVICES EXCLUDED

Travel Insurance
Tipping