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TREK Around the 3 Berber valleys High Atlas Mountains
(from Imlil to Setti Fadma via Tizi n'Tachdirte or the opposit direction)
>> Period: All the year.
>> Duration: 3 days /2 nights
>> Grade: Easy
Itinerary
 
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.
Cost: Contact us
Services included:
> English speaking guide.
> All meals.
> Accommodation.
> Mules to carry your luagge & food.
> Transport from/to Marrakech.
 
What to bring (in brief) !!
Walking boots, trek clothing, sleeping bag, personal firt aid kit, waterproofs, walking poles, sun lotion, sun glasses...
 
Departure dates: Daily & flexibles
Clothing (Winter & Summer)
  • Good walking boots and socks
  • Comfortable shoes/slippers for camp/guesthouse
  • Trekking pants
  • Lightweight waterproof over-trousers / rain-pants
  • Underwear
  • Long johns
  • T-shirts
  • Fleece jacket or warm jumper
  • Lightweight windproof/waterproof jacket
  • Hat
  • Goggles (winter) and sunglasses (summer)
  • Lightweight thermal or fleece gloves
Equipment to bring:
  • 3 to 4 season sleeping bag
  • Walking stick
  • Day sack/backpack
  • Head torch / headlamp
  • Basic First Aid Kit - refer to trip dossier for details
  • Ice axe and crampons (winter)
  • Water bottle or camel back (recommended)
  • Penknife (useful)

 

Other:
  • Personal items (e.g. towel, sunscreen, wipes, toilet tissues, antibacterial handwash)
  • Small First Aid Kit including insect repellent, plasters, meds
  • Small rubbish bag to carry out what you carry in
  • Matches e.g. burn toilet paper
  • Trail snacks
  • Zip-Up bags for camera
  • Repair kit (eg. needle, thread, duct tape)
 
   
 
 
 
 

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