Family Trekking Tour In Morocco − Family Treks in the Atlas Mountains Ait Bougmez valley
Family Trek in Morocco : A hike in the pastures and Berber villages of Ait Bougmez (the happy valley), allowing you to discover the daily life this famous valley’s inhabitants, located in the heart of the high central atlas. A family trek in Morocco that we recommend to families with children and all those wanting to experience a nomad lifestyle, far from the noisy city. An ideal hiking trip to introduce your children to the wonderful cultural diversity of our world.
The program for Family Trek in Morocco
Day 1 : Marrakesh – Tighza – Tart hiking
Transfer from Marrakech to the valley of Ait Bougmez. Lunch would be in Azilal, the door of the High Atlas, before reaching the village of Tighza, where we’d be meeting our team of muleteers. We’ll start our hike by going to the plateau of Tafenfant at 2300 meters of altitude. Night in tents. 5H drive, 3H walk.
Day 2: Tafenfant- Col of Omskik (2800m) – Azib N’Ikkis
We leave the plateau of Tafenfant to get to the small col of Omskik (2800m) by ascending a juniper forest, then we’ll go down to the sheep pens of Arous where we’ll find the nomads with their herds (goats, sheep,.). Lunch at noon, before visiting the Arous gorge. In the afternoon, we’ll visit the Arous gorge. Night in tents. 5h walk.
Day 3: Azib N’Ikkis- Ait Bougmez Valley- Source of Ait Imi
We’ll descend Arous valley then Ait Bougmez valley, between the crops of the valley with their traditional irrigation system. We pass by some villages named Agouti and Ait Ziri. we’ll have lunch under the large walnut trees near Tabant. We’ll continue our walk to the source of Ait Imi in the afternoon. Night in tents. 5h walk.
Day 4: Source of Ait Imi – the sheep pens of R’bat – Ait Hkem
Leaving the source of Ait Imi towards the famous dinosaur vestiges. The neighboring village of R’bat would be our next destination, before ascending to the Adazen mountain, and enjoying a great view of the valley. We’ll then descent on the other side of the valley. Night under the tents near the village of Zaouit N’Oualmzi. 5h walk.
Day 5: Ait Hkem – Ifern – Timit
We continue our trek between the crop fields of the valley with their traditional irrigation system. A great day where we’d have the chance to meet the highlanders working in the fields, pass by the villages of Ait Ouanougdal, Ifrane, Iskatafene, to finally ascend the pyramid of Timit to visit the marabout of Sidi Moussa (2008m.), which offers an astonishing bird’s eye view on the valley. Night at a local’s in Timit. 4h30 walk.
Day 6: Timit – Azilal – Back to Marrakech
Small 2-hour walk, descending the happy valley of Ait Bougmez. We’ll pass by crop fields (corn, wheat, apples, poplars, walnut trees), quietly observing the daily work of the villagers in the fields and small grain mills. We’ll then meet out driver in Agouti. Transfer to Marrakesh.
The Price :
Number of people
Price : / person in euros
|2 people :||440 € / person|
|3 people :||400 € / person|
|4 people and more :||370 € / person|
DOES NOT INCLUDE
|– Road Transfers from / to Marrakesh
– 01 Accommodation in a berber villages (Gites)
– Tents and mattresses during the trek
– All food during the trek
– Mules to carry the baggage and food
– Qualified Mountain Guide
|– Hotel and meals in Marrakesh
– Drinks and personal expanses
For more informations contact us :
Mobile & Wtsp: 00 212 673 653 077
E-mail : firstname.lastname@example.org
Family trek in Morocco et family trekking holidays Morocco