3-Day Imlil Ourika Valley Trek
3-Day Imlil Ourika Valley Trek : A fantastic 3-day hike between two Berber valleys of the High Atlas, from Imlil to Setti Fatma via the col of Tizi N’Tacheddirt (3172m) and the Ourika valley. The altitude allows us to enjoy panoramic views of the Toubkal National Park. During our hike from Imlil to Ourika, we’ll pass by Berber villages and terraced vegetable fields, walnuts and apple trees belonging to each village.
The programm of 3-Day Imlil Ourika Valley Trek
Day 1: Marrakech – Imlil (1740 m) – The col of Tizi N’Tamatert (2279 m) – Tacheddirt (2400 m) -Night in lodging
1H30 drive from Marrakech to the valley of Imlil; where we’ll be meeting with our muleteers and their mules. We’ll then begin our trek heading east towards the col of Tizi n’Tamaterte (2279 m), through barley fields and orchards of cherry, walnut and apple trees in the village of Tamaterte. At the col, we’ll stop for lunch and enjoy the beautiful views of Imlil and Imnane. After walking for two hours, we’ll arrive at our lodging in the village of Tacheddirt. 5 hours walk.
Day 2: Tacheddirt (2400 m) -Tizi n’Iabbassen (3172 m) – Timichi (2000 m)
The departure is planned around 8am, we’ll be heading towards the col of Tizi N’Iabbassen (3172 m), from where we can enjoy amazing panoramic views of the surrounding peaks such as the Bouignouane summit (3882m) and Jbel Aksoual (3842m). We’ll then descend through a rocky pathway in the direction of Iaabbassen village (2030m), the Timichi valley, an ancient multi-colored village surrounded by old walnut trees. Night at the lodging in a traditional Berber family house. 6 hours of walking.
Day 3: Timichi (2000 m) – Setti Fatma – The valley of Ourika (1600 m) – Marrakech
A trek down the Ourika Valley (four to five hours of walking) through corn and nut fields, passing by some villages named Tiourdou, Anfli, Tadrart and Chiker. Arrival to Ourika. Lunch by the river near the village of Setti Fatma. End of our hike to Imlil Setti Fatma Ourika. 1h30 drive to Marrakech.
The Price :
Number of people
Price : / person in euros
|2 people :||220 € / person|
|3 people :||190 € / person|
|4 people and more :||140 € / person|
DOES NOT INCLUDE
|– Road Transfers from / to Marrakesh
– -02 Accommodation in a berber villages (Gites)
– All food during the trek
– Mules to carry the baggage and food
– Qualified Mountain Guide
|– Hotel and meals in Marrakesh
– Drinks and personal expanses