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Trekking in Tassaout valley : 11 days


   In the Central High Atlas region lays the beautiful valley of Tassaout. The river rises at the foot of the famous plateau Tarekeddit and its abundant waters roll deep in a beautiful green valley where nature is fierce and making access difficult for the beautiful and isolated villages. Amazing buildings made of adobe (Ighrem) used as granaries.




Programm :

-  Day 1 : Arrival day to Marrakech.

 -  Day 2 : Transfer to Tabant (1900m), the main village of the happy valley and place of weekly market in Sunday. Visit of dinosaurs footprints in Aguerd n'Ouzrou. Night in the Berber house, about 5 hours drive.

- Day 3 to Day 10 :
We discover the valley of Ait Bouguemez called happy valley, we walk through the fields and under the walnut threes and through some villages to Tarekkeddit, from this point we do the ascension of Djebel Mgoun(4072m). Along the oued Tassaout we discover beautiful natural landscapes and many beautiful Berber villages built of adobe, as Amezri, Fakhour, Ifoulou, Ait Ali n'itto, and the most beautiful one which is called Magdaz thanks to it's big buildings dated back to the 16 century : It's the birthplace of the famous Mririda, Berber singer, whose songs were translated into a book called "Songs of Tassaout". The average time of the stages is 6 hours walk, our trek continues at the foot of Anoghmar (3610m) and a flank march up a hill from which a descent into the bed of a river leads to the natural lake Tamda. In Tighza village we spent the night in the Berber house.

-Day 11: Short walk along a trail to the Anmiter village , where we meet our driver. Back to Marrakech via Telouet where we will discover the beautiful Kasbah of  the Pasha Glaoui we eat at a nice restaurant in the village before we drive up to  Tichka pass (2260m). Overnight at hotel.


The price includes:

 - Staff services during the trip: Local guide English speaking.
 -  Displacement: walking and minibus.
 -  Portage: Mules to carry food and luggage.
 -  Accommodation: Gite, camp...

 - Transport (minibus).
 -  Meals: All the meals are included during the trip except meals in Marrakech.

 - What is not included?

 -  Self expenses

 -  Drinks

 -  Meals in Marrakech



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