Atlas Mountains Escape
The Atlas Mountains are home to Morocco's most stunning landscapes. Villages huddle in deep valleys or nestle against mountain slopes. Snow-capped peaks glisten on the horizon, and a carpet of lush green fields spreads out before you below. This is Morocco's number one destination for outdoor activities, with hiking and mountain biking attracting thousands of outdoor enthusiasts every year.
09.00 Departure from Marrakesh by minibus/Land Rover
09.30 Visit souk of Tahanoute (Tuesday), Asni (Saturday)
10.30 Depart from Asni/Tahanoute for Imlil
11.15 Arrival in Imlil, visit the village and walk/mule ride to Armed/Achayn
13.00 Lunch at Dar Maachou
14.30 Relax at Dar Maachou or, if you have opted for the trek option, take a mule ride/short trek to the outlying Berber village for mint tea in a Berber house
16.00 Departure from Imlil
17.30 Return to your hotel in Marrakesh
Highlights: traditional market, hiking, Atlas Mountains, Imlil village, Dar Adrar village, Berber village.
Includes: a guide, Marrakesh pick-up and drop-off, hiking, lunch, mint tea. Optional: mule ride. Minimum 2 people.