The departure will be about 8:30 am, in direction to the Four Valleys of the Atlas that name the region: the Ourika Valley, the Asni Valley, the Oukaimeden Valley and the Sidi Fares Valley. in the Kich Plateau, where we will get to know the Berber culture.
Furthermore, we will see the Lalla Takerkoust Lake, with its enormous swamp, and we will go through the berber towns of the mountain, that are only 30 kilometres from Marrakech, where we will enjoy amazing views and drink tea with local people. Later on we will climb to Moulay Brahim village and we will cross the Kich Plateau and the Sidi Fares Valley, where we will discover the Middle Atlas and the desert of Marrakech in the routes that have Asni Valley as a destination.
In the excursion to the Atlas from Marrakech we will also visit a berber women´s cooperative extracting argan oil , an exclusive product of Morocco.
In addition, we will continue our route in the Oukaimeden Valley, touring a hidden mountain road to pass through Berber traditional towns built with adobe and stone, where we will have the opportunity of tasting a delicious lunch in a typical berber house.
Finally, we will visit the Asni Valley, famous for its fruit trees (apples, nuts, almonds, peaches…) and we will see the snowy mountain tops, after which we will come back to Marrakech, arriving to the city about 5 pm.
- Pick up at the hostel or riad
- Driver and guide (English and Spanish)
- Berber lunch + drinks ( Optional)
- Any other service not specified in the section ‘Included’