Trekking in central high atlas – Ait Bougmez Valley
Day 01: Arrival in Marrakech.
Welcome by our team at the airport, transfer to your Riad.
Type of accommodation: Riad
Day 02: Marrakech – the valley of Ait Bougmez.
The road enters the Atlas Mountains … After crossing the Aghoubar pass at 2200 m; we will reach the village of Tighza, where our trek starts. An hour walks to join our guesthouse in the village of Arouss.
Accommodation type: Guest house
1hr Trek ; 5 hrs drive
Day 03: Arous – Azib Ikis – Arous .
We will go up the valley of Arous in direction of the azibs (sheepfolds) of Ikis, we will pass by the troglodyte houses. Visit the small gorges of Ikis n’Arous and its waterfalls, the afternoon return to the same cottage in Arouss.
Day 04: Arous – Aguerdnouzrou – Ait Imi.
During this day, we will discover the valley of Ait Bougmez … a myriad of villages with traditional architecture and fields lined with apple trees … lunch at Aguerdnouzrou with the family of Youssef before reaching our cottage in the village of Ait Imi.
Accommodation type: Gîte d’étape
Day 05: Ait Bougmez valley – Marrakech.
We leave the happy valley of Ait Bougmez by taking the road by minibus to Azilal then Marrakech. Lunch will be on the way in Ouzzoud waterfalls. Afternoon free to enjoy the walk in the souks.
Type of accommodation: Hotel or Riad
2hrs Trek; 5hrs transfer
Day 06: Back Home
Transfer to the airport and return flight.
The Accommodation will be in a comfortable Guesthouse in the Atlas Mountains and in Riads or Hotels in Marrakech
Price: under request
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| English speaking Guide.
| Travel Insurance.
Meals in the city ( Dinners & Lunches)
Meals on the trek are cooked by the Cook chef during the trek.
|Things to carry:|
One liter water bottles wide mouthed
Walking stick/Trekking pole
| Duffel bag Down/synthetic camp booties
Sunglasses, Light gloves
Flashlight/Headlamp with extra batteries
Light wind jacket Sunscreen / Moisturiser
| Trekking pants
Warm hat and Bandana/scarf
Sun hat/baseball cap
Wind- and rain-gear with hood
Two cotton shirts/T-Shirts One warmer (jacket with hood)
| Down jacket/vest
Swiss Army Knives (Classic pocket tool)
One pair cotton trousers or