Not far from Marrakech, one hour driving, a hike of great scenic beauty in a massive still not covered, in the heart of the Central Atlas, to meet people and their fascinating wilderness. Indeed, you will discover plateaus grown, contrasting with beautiful villages’ colored pink and red, all in an environment with green hues, pink, red and blue.
A feast for the eyes and lovers of beautiful photos with this beautiful hike in Valley of Tassaout.
Meeting at Marrakech airport and transfer to your hotel or riad.
Overnight at the Hotel or Riad.
Day 2: Marrakech | Ait Mhalli:
Short transfer by minibus. Appointment with our team of muleteers near the village of Izragane (1190 m). In late afternoon, arrival at our first camp at the village of Ait Mhalli (1600 m). 4hrs walking.
Day 3: Aït Mhalli | Tassefdart Gorges:
The pass of Ibouda (1900 m) is reached after a short climb. We go round many Villages, such as Ait Moussa, Aït Mimoun and Ighram, in getting to the pass of Sidi Bou Laz (1828 m). then descent to the gorges of Tassefdart.
Dinner and overnight at the camp (1300 m). 4hrs walking.
Day 4: Gorges of Tassefdart | Tizi Village:
Via a path between cultivated terraces and irrigation canals, we reach the Tassaout (1100 m). Beautiful river fed by the snows of Mgoun.
Bivouac near the village of Tizi (1450 m). 4hrs walking.
Day 5: Village of Tizi | Tarast Village:
Remind us that we are in the Central High Atlas. After lunch, we start our walk at the gorges of Ourous river, a goats path leads us to the small village of Tarast (1200 m). Camp near the village. 5hrs walking.
Day 6: Village of Tarast | Ifrkhas Region:
By a path that goes into a lake and a forest of oak, we reach a pass of Ifrkhas at 1600m, overlooking the atlas and the snowy peaks. Lunch under the olive trees, and then continuation to our last camp. 4h30 walking.
Day 7: Ifrkhas | Marrakech:
Departure to Ait oumghar, Timditene. Lunch tat Abadou, then go back to the Marrakech by minibus. Arrival in the afternoon, Overnight at Hotel or Riad. 2hrs walking.
Transfer to the Marrakech airport.