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Trekking in the High Atlas mountains
 
Berber walks
   7 nights - 550€, based on 4 people   

A pleasant trek, more suitable for less sportive travellers.  You will appreciate half-day walks, more comfortable accommodation and 4x4 support. An interesting immersion into Berber family lifestyle in the High Atlas Mountains.

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Itinerary
Taroudant - High Atlas - Taroudant - Agadir 
Highlights Information
    • Breath-taking paths and tracks in the High Atlas Mountains
    • Incomparable panoramic views over deep gorges and mountain peaks more than 3000 metres high
    • Picnics by the abundant waters of mountain oases
    • Swimming in waterfalls or water basins in the wild
    • Lazing by the pool in comfortable hotels in southern Morocco
    • Incursions into Berber family lifestyle in the High Atlas Mountains
    • Immersing yourself in the Taroudant souks and horse-drawn tours of the city walls
Departure point : Taroudant
(also possible from Agadir 

Ouarzazate, Marrakech)
Accommodation:   
simple : 5 nights
comfort : 1 night
luxurious : 1 night
Total km by road: 400
Total km off road: 50
Level: easy
Free time: 4 half days
Season: January to December
Age: 7 years +
Prices
Basic
  • 550 €  per person (including taxes, excluding plane tickets), based on a group of 4 people
  • departure from Agadir or Taroudant
Reductions

• children 0-6 years: - 75%
• children 7-12 years: - 50%
• children 13-17 years: - 20%

Number in group

• max 8
• min 4 (even less for “private” groups)

Included

• 4 x 4 rental with driver/guide and fuel
• guide/interpreter
• accommodation
• all meals
• drinks
• horse-drawn tour
• transfer to and from airport

Supplements
  • Departing from Marrakech or Ouarzazate: + 50 €
  • Single room: + 50 €
Not included
  • plane tickets
Options

• "private tour" basis: 1 person: + 75%; 2 people : + 50% ; 3-4 people: + 25%
• "entertainment": + 60 € per person

Programme* (example departing from Agadir)

4 x 4 Moroccan Tour / tour of Southern Morocco

 

Day 1

Taroudant

• Pick up at the airport at Agadir and transfer to Taroudant
• Walk round the ramparts
• Dinner and “comfortable” accommodation in Taroudant

Day 2

Taroudant and Afensou

• Visit to the medina
• Weekly market
• Market snack
• Hike up into the high-altitude valleys (oases, agadirs, witch-doctor etc)
• Transfer by 4 x 4 to Afensou: gorges, Berber villages, panoramic views
• Dinner and “simple” accommodation in a Berber home in Afensou

 

Day 3

Had Imoulas – the Valley of the Waterfalls

  • Hike in a high mountain valley
  • Swimming
  • Picnic by a waterfall
  • Strolling through the fields
  • Observing the Berber lifestyle
  • Dinner and “simple” accommodation in a Berber home in Afensou
Day 4

Sidi Abdullahu Said - The Gorges

• Hike up to a mountain village
• Picnic in a mountain pass
• Hike through the gorges
• Dinner and “simple” accommodation in a Berber home in Afensou
• Evening of music

Day 5

Afensou

• Morning free (stroll, visit to a mill or pottery etc.)
• Picnic in the fields
• Walk among the oases
• Traditional hammam
• Dinner and “simple” accommodation in a Berber home in Afensou

Day 6

Tasguinnt

• Hike up to high altitude village of Tasguinnt
• Picnic with panoramic views
• Afternoon free
• Dinner and “simple” accommodation in a Berber home

Day 7

Afensou + Taroudant

• Walk, followed by picnic in the gardens of Tafraouten
• Transfer to Taroudant
• Afternoon free (swimming, cycling, etc.)
• Horse-drawn tour of the ramparts
• “Congenial” evening meal
• “Luxury” accommodation

Day 8

Taroudant + Agadir

• Morning free (swimming pool, shopping in the Taroudant medina etc))
• Transfer to Agadir
• “Congenial” evening meal overlooking the ocean
• Walk along the beach, swimming

Transfer to the airport

 (*) This programme is a guide only and structured in accordance with your preferences and local
constraints