After you having discovered the City of Marrakech and gotten to know the Moroccan culture, it’s good to leave the city and explore the rural way of life at just one and half hour drive from Marrakech. Hiking in the Atlas Mountains, will make you experience stunning landscapes and the traditional life of Amazigh Tribes.
After breakfast in the Riad or hotel in Marrakech your guide will pick you up and drive you to Agersioual in the Atlas Mountains, where we meet our group muleteers and start walking through Matat valley. Following a small trail we reach the pass of Tizi-n-Oudit (2219m) where we spend the lunch break, then walk down the trail to reach Azzaden valley. Sleep in a small guzesthouse in Tahliouin village (1650m).
Approx 4 to 5h walk
After breakfast you walk down to the river of Azzaden then hike up along a ridge. Enjoy the great view to the Azzaden valley. Lunch in Asswikn in the shade of the old walnut trees. After lunch you continue walking to the valley of Tekkent where you spend the night in a Gite.
Approx 6 hours walking.
Walk up the Azib Tekkent, the summer village of Tekkent then continue to the mountain pass of Tizi-n-Tegdalt (2700m) where you have a marvelous view to the Azzaden Valley and Agelzim peak. Walk down to the river to have lunch. After lunch walk down along the river until you reach the gite of Tizi Oussem to spend the night.
Approx 6 to 7 hours walking.
Walk up the valley to discover the famous waterfall of Ighoulidn. Turn around on your steps and take the trail towards the Tizi-n-Mezzik mountain pass (2489m), from where you have a last stunning view to the area of Imlil. After lunch on the pass you walk down to reach Imlil and safely drive back to Marrakech.
Approx 5 hours walking and 1:30h to drive .