Berber Villages – 2 Days Trek
Departure by car from Marrakech around 9 am in the morning for 1h30 hour drive south up the Moulay Brahim Gorges, Asni weekly market every Saturday then to Imlil (1740m), set in the upper level foothills of the Western High Atlas mountains, a main trailhead with streams and paths branching out in all directions. Here we shall leave our vehicle to take a welcome glass of mint tea in the village and meet your local guide prior to setting out for some 10 km excursion. towards the south to the Berber village of Aroumd (Aremd) (1843m), passing the hamlets of tagadirt, up and down the stark slopes, the jagged Western High Atlas peaks of the Toubkal Massif before us – Jbels Aguelzim (3547m), Aksouâl (3847m) and the Adrar Adj (3122m) watching us all the way. Stay in nice and comfortable guest house in Imlil Chez Maachou Guest House
We set out today towards the east ; journeying up winding mule tracks to the Tizi n’ Tamaterte (2279m) to enjoy the amazing panorama of the surrounding Atlas mountain range peaks and valleys on our way to our lunch spot on the Tizi n’ Tamaterte, overlooking Jbel Oukaimeden and the beautiful encircled plateau. After lunch set of following the path down back the Imlil valley until we reach your car back to Marrakech. Approx 4 hours walking.