Atlas Mountain Trek - Morocco
The Atlas Mountains reward their visitors with a stunning combination of valleys, summits, and traditional villages clinging to mountainsides. On this active adventure through one of Morocco's most naturally beautiful regions, you'll experience magnificent views and enjoy meeting local people along the trail. From the comfort of your cozy accommodation recount the day’s exploits while enjoying home-cooked dinners each night. Designed with the outdoor enthusiast in mind, the challenging but rewarding hikes are taken at a leisurely pace, allowing plenty of time to catch your breath, then the chance to lose it all over again while admiring the stunning views.
Day 1 Marrakech
Arrive at any time.
Day 2 Marrakech/Aroumd (Aremd)
Trek from Imlil to the mountain village of Aroumd and take in the views of Mt Toubkal. Once in Aroumd, settle into the simple mountain gîte that will be home base for the next four days. Each evening, enjoy a homemade dinner of local ingredients in the gîte’s cozy salon. In the afternoon hike to the shrine of Sidi Chamharouch.
Day 3 Aroumd (Aremd)
Hike to Tizi 'n Tamatert through the spectacular mountain landscapes.
Day 4 Aroumd (Aremd)
Continue hiking to Tizi 'n M'zik Pass.
Day 5 Aroumd (Aremd)
Take advantage of the opportunity to get real insight into mountain village life, by spending the day working with the local villagers. Participate in various local projects to aid the village community such as agricultural tasks, building projects and clearing local trekking paths.
Day 6 Aroumd (Aremd)/Marrakech
Transfer back to Marrakech for a free afternoon to explore the city.
Day 7 Marrakech
Depart at any time.
Reference : GAH