Morocco Hiking, Discovery of the Central High Atlas
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Discovery of the Central High Atlas

Discovery of the Central High Atlas. 15 days including 10 days of walking.

the Central High Atlas is a paradise for nature lovers and highlands, a persons searching for easy or adventure hiking.so we invit you to discover amazing landscapes, berber villages, Mount Mgoun(4071m), valley of ait Bougmez,to admire the gorges of the Tassaout...

Discovery of the Central High Atlas

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Discovery of the Central High Atlas

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Itinerary:

Day 1:
Meeting at the airport and transfer to the Riad or hotel.
Night at the Riad or hotel.

Day 2:
Departure by minibus to Demnate and Imi N'Ifri. Meeting with our team of muleteers and start hiking to Tizi N'Ousloun (1660m). We reach the valley of Ait Mdiwale. Bivouac on the banks of the river at Iglassene(1520m).
Dinner and Overnight under tents. 3 hours walking. Elevation: -140m

Day 3:
Trip up the gorges of “Assif Zawiate” and discovery of water mills. Through the gorges, we reach the villages of Isquifane and Taghzout. Overnight at the camp near the village at the entrance of the “Assif n Ouandighs” at 1600m. 4h30 walking. Elevation: +50 m

Day 4:
A small climb to the village of Ait Aninass, crossing pastures at 2400 m before descending to the beautiful village of Tarbat N'Tirsal(2000 m). Pass by “Tizi N'Tirghist” (2390 m) at the foot of Jebel Rhat and discover its rock carvings.
Dinner and Overnight at the Camp (2300 m). 6 hours walking. Elevation: +800 m /-400m.

Day 5:
Arrival to Aït Bowlli and then go towards the village of Abachkou.
Dinner and overnight in the camp night at Ighir n'ikhrazene(1450 m). 5h30 walking. Elevation: -850m.

Day 6:
A small rise to join the “Happy Valley” with its beautiful terraced crops of barley and big walnut trees. Install our bivouac at the village of Aguerd N'Ouzrou(1850 m). Free Afternoon (possibility to visit the shrine of Sidi Moussa).
Dinner and Overnight under tents. Elevation: +400m.

Day 7:

Trip up the "Assif Arouss" the left bank of Bougmez towards Mgoun, discovery of cave dwellings ... Bivouac at the entrance of the gorge at 2200 meters.
Dinner and Overnight in tents. 5 hours walking. Elevation: +350 m

Day 8:

Climb a winding path that leads us to the pass of Oussedremt (2900 m) and cross the highlands territories of nomads who settled in the summer.Bivouac at 2800 meters.
Dinner and Overnight under tents. 4h30 walking. Elevation: +700m/-100m

Day 9:
Climbing (optional) mount Mgoun(4068 m,the culmination of the Central High Atlas. Descent along the ridge. Bivouac at the entrance of the Wandrass gorges at 2800 meters.
Dinner and Overnight under tents. 8h30 walking. Elevation: +1268m/-1268m.

Day 10:
Discovery of sinkholes and the highest sheepfolds of the Atlas,before the passage of a pass at 3100 meters. Descend via a beautiful trail and enjoy a nice view of the Tassaout valley.
Bivouac on the banks of the river at 2300 meters. 4 hours walking. Elevation: +300m/-800m.

Day 11:
Discovery of the most remote villages of Tassaout before joining the Amezri and Ichbaken villages.
Camp above the village at 2000 meters. 6 hours walking. Elevation: 300m

Day 12:

Down the valley to Ait Ali n'itto, then the beautiful village of Fakhour and his former Granary (possibility to visit the attic), picnic under walnut trees,then continuation to Ifoulou.
Overnight in tents. 6h30 walking. Elevation: +1100m /900m

Day 13:
reach the valley of Ait Mdiwal and Tizi n'wawal(2100m), then transfer to Marrakech via Demnate.
Overnight at the hotel or Riad. 2 hours walking. Elevation: -100m.

Day 14:
Day free in Marrakech. Overnight at hotel or Riad.

Day 15:
Transfer to Marrakech airport.

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