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Experience the beauty of nature in the stunning Ounilla Valley and absorb the fascinating culture of the Berber people. Following rock cut paths view canyon carved walls, beautiful villages, rich gardens and magnificent buildings, this trek then offers food and shelter in the homes of the locals. A journey into the heart of the Berber soul, punctuated by songs, smiles and hellos, “Salam alaikum”.

Itinerary

Day 1:

Arrival in Marrakech

  included  : transfer from the airport

Day 2:

Transfer to Ait Ben Haddou via the Atlas Mountains and the pass of Tickha. Meet our mule team and start the hike through the wadi Oulina untill the fortified village of Tamdakht and its beautiful kasbah. Stay overnight at the Gite. (3 hour trek)

 included  : Breakfast — dinner

                        Demonstration of making Couscous

Day 3:

The trek takes you to Tamakoucte Tiguerte where the villages blend into one another with their terraced gardens and palm groves. Admire the impressive architecture comparable to that of Wadi Hadramaut in Yemen. Stay overnight in a Gite at Tizgui n’Barda. (4-5 hour trek)

  included  : Breakfast—Lunch—Dinner

Day 4:

The valley narrows and leads into a canyon where you visit cave dwellings where some locals take refuge. Stay overnight in Assaka . (4 hour trek)

 included  : Breakfast — dinner —Lunch

                          make the Moroccan bread

Day 5:

In the valley, you reach Animiter, Tighouza and a beautiful cottage with mountain views. Walk around the village. (4-5 hour trek)

 included  : Breakfast—Lunch—Dinner

                          Tajine cooking demonstration

Day 6:

The day starts by following the assif Ouawrikt and by passing the Adrar Aglagal and the high altitude sheep pastures of Anfargal. You then travel back to Tighouza and stay overnight. (4 hour trek)

 included  : Breakfast—Lunch—Dinner

                             Pancake bread with the locals

Day 7:

The last little hike, through Ighris, then crossing the red mountains and salt mines until Telouet. You visit the Kasbah of the Pasha Glaoui then transfer to Marrakech. (1 hour trek and 4 hours driving)

included  : Breakfast—Lunch

                           Kasbah Telouet visit

Day 8:

Depart from hotel

  included  : Transfer to the airport



Included
  • Professional English speaking guide
  • Transport & professional drivers
  • Accommodation: hotel/riad based on sharing rooms extra for single supplement
  • Meals: to be decided on each trip
  • Entrance Fees to sites
  • Transfer from & to airport

Not Included
  • Travel insurance
  • Drinks and non included Meals
  • Personal items
  • Tips
  • Single room supplement

Note: our groups stays in 3* hotels & riads but upgrading your accommodations remains an option you can choose.