High Atlas Holidays

Sample Itinerary - REF MOROCCO 379

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Day 1: Marrakech

Arrival in Marrakech airport where you will be met by the On the Go guide and transferred to your hotel or Riad in the centre of town. Spend the rest of the day at leisure. Explore the vibrant Djemaa el-Fna square in the evening with the snake charmers, story tellers, food stalls and souks all in full swing. Overnight - Riad Keniza (room not suite)

Day 2: Marrakech - High Atlas

We take a scenic drive into the Atlas Mountains to Imi-n-Oughlad, where we meet the cooks and team, with their sturdy mules, who will be trekking with us for the next 5 days. Today we trek up winding rocky paths, to the beautiful Tizi-n-Tacht pass, where we stop for lunch. This afternoon we continue on, to the Berber village of Tizi Oussem and spend the night in a rustic Berber house. Overnight - Gite (basic mountain accommodation)

Day 3: High Atlas

We continue our journey, past Berber villages, goat herders, terraced fields and up through the Mssik pass to reach Imil, in the heart of the Mizane Valley. Imlil is a popular starting point for many High Atlas treks. We spend the night in a Berber house, 3km south of Imlil, in the charming village of Aroumd. Overnight - Gite (basic mountain accommodation)

Day 4: High Atlas

Trekking along rocky paths and through pine groves, surrounded by beautiful mountain vistas, we journey to Tachedirte today. Spend the afternoon and evening at leisure, in this beautifully scenic setting. Overnight - Gite (basic mountain accommodation)

Day 5: High Atlas

Trekking through the lush Tachedirte valley, we stop at a hillside Berber village for some refreshments before continuing to the remote village of Agadir, where we spend the night. Overnight - Gite (basic mountain accommodation)

Day 6: High Atlas - Marrakech

After breakfast, we complete the final leg of our Atlas trek, which finishes in Oukiemden, a picturesque hill station. There is time to enjoy the panoramic views of rugged mountains and sweeping valleys before returning to Marrakech, for some well deserved rest and relaxation! Overnight - Riad Keniza (room not suite)

Days 7-9: Marrakech

Enjoy the next 3 days exploring the exotic city of Marrakech on your own, with its beautiful Koutoubia mosque and fabulous central square – Djemma-el-fna. Packed full of colour, spicy aromas, traders, snake charmers and fortune tellers - Djemaa el Fna is a feast for all of the senses! Overnight - Riad Keniza (room not suite)

Day 10: Marrakech

We will transfer you to the airport in time for your departure flight.

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last updated - 27 Dec 2014 3:35 AM