Enjoy a private day trip to the Imlil valley mountain region. Depart from Marrakech at 09:00 and head to the Atlas Mountains. Your drive will take you into the Atlas Mountains to see the impressive views and the surrounding terrain.
See a vast array of vegetation, colored rock cliffs, mountain streams, Berber villages and local mountain people.
The local souks at Tahanaout and Asni (Tuesdays and Saturdays) are a wonderful opportunity to photograph traditional rural markets which are bustling with activity.
|DEPARTURE/RETURN LOCATION||Your accommodation in marrakech|
|DEPARTURE TIME||Depart From Marrakech. at 9:00
Return to Marrakech at around 17:00.
Imlil is approximately 64 km south of Marrakesh, and it can be reached by road through the foothills of the High Atlas Mountains … Imlil is the end of the tarmac road, and is a natural place to hire mountain guides and mules for the onward trek. It is a good starting point for a trekking holiday or for climbing Toubkal, the highest mountain in North Africa (4167m).
On Saturdays you can visit the Asni Berber market, walk up to the Kasbah and explore the surrounding trails, superb views along the valley of Riraya… At this point in the mountains, it becomes true Berber country… Arrival to Imlil and meet your guide & muleteer for the hiking or mule riding, walk through the small High Atlas Mountain village of Aremd.
The Film ‘Seven years in Tibet’ was part filmed in the village.
This tour operates daily throughout the year. Timings are approx. and may vary due to interests of the group, weather or seasons.
Take swimwear, trainers or walking shoes plus sun protection.