Trekking in Ait Bougmez valley Morocco – 5 day Ait Bougmez valley trek
Trekking in the Aït Bougmez valley, in the heart of the central Hight Atlas. 5 Day Ait Bougmez valley trek , through the Berber villages of the happy valley, terraced fields, interacting with the mountains inhabitants, enjoying the villagers’ hospitality and friendliness.
The programm of 5 Day Ait Bougmez valley trek
Day 1: Marrakech – Demnate – Iminifri – Ait Boulli – Bougmez
From Marrakech to our way to Demnat, we’ll make a stop at à Iminifri, where we’d take a little stroll and visit this astonishing natural site (the natural bridge). We’ll make another stop next to the village of IOUARIDENE, to see some Dinosaurs footprints. We’ll then take a mountainous road on our way to the red valley of Ait Boulli, before getting to the happy valley of Ait Bougmez. In the afternoon, we’ll start our trek in this beautiful valley with a little ascension of the Arous valley, where we’ll discover the everyday life of the Atlas’ Berbers. 5h drive. Around a 1H walk. Night in a gîte (mountain hut).
Day 2: Arouss – The happy valley of Ait Bougmez – Night in a lodging, owned by an inhabitant of the Rbat village
During this day, we’ll discover the valley of Ait Bougmez; with its beautiful villages and their traditional architecture, fields lined with apple trees and walnut trees, the warm welcome of the locals.4H walk. Night in the inhabitant’s lodging.
Day 3: Ait Imi – The mountain of Adazen – The valley of Ait Hkem – Zaouiat Oualmzi
We’ll continue our hike by exploring the dinosaur footprints in the heart of Ibaklioun village. We’ll then ascend the Adazen Ridge by the Juniper Forest, from where we can contemplate a beautiful view of the surrounding mountains (Azouri, Igoudamen). during the descent, we’ll take a wide path to the Ifren village, where we’d be staying for the night, in the hut of a local of Zaouiat Oualmzi. 4h30 walk.
Day 4: Zaouiat Oualmzi – Descent of the Ait Bougmez valley – Timit
During this last day of hiking in the valley Ait Bougmez, we’ll discover its natural heritage, it’s architectural and cultural wealth; we’ll be crossing so many villages, which will give us so many opportunities to meet with the villagers, seeing them working in their fields, and seeing the women doing laundry by the river … The houses are built of rammed earth and blend with the beautiful landscapes of the Atlas. We’ll then climb the old Marabout and cooperative storage of Sidi Moussa, and take a moment to contemplate the astonishing view of the valley. 5H walk. Night at a local’s in Timit.
Day 5: Ait Bougmez valley – Azilal – Ouzoud waterfalls – Marrakech
After breakfast, we’ll take another road to Azilal. We’ll visit Ouzoud Waterfalls; a 110m high, three level waterfalls, on Wadi Ouzoud, at 1060m altitude in the Middle of the Moroccan Atlas. Arrival to Marrakech. End of our services.
The Price of 5 Day Ait Bougmez valley trek
Number of people
Price : / person in euros
|2 people :||360 € / person|
|3 people :||320 € / person|
|4 people and more :||280 € / person|
DOES NOT INCLUDE
|– Road Transfers from / to Marrakesh
– 04 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
5 Day Ait Bougmez valley trek : hiking in high Atlas mountains in Morocco and walking in the High Atlas with hiking trekking Morocco, Discover the Berber village at the foot of M’goun mountain.