Day trip

From Marrakesh: High Atlas Berber Village Hike with Lunch

From Marrakesh: High Atlas Berber Village Hike with Lunch

From US$ 84.55 per person

Immerse yourself in the traditional Berber culture on this full-day guided hike into the mountains where you'll visit a local community, and enjoy an authentic meal.

About this activity

Free cancellation
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Covid-19 precautions
Special health and safety measures apply. Learn more
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Duration 1 day
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Live tour guide
French, English

Experience

Highlights
  • Visit a traditional Berber village and learn more about the culture
  • Enjoy a light hike through the stunning Atlas Mountains
  • Meet a local family who will welcome you with a cup of mint tea and a hearty Berber meal
  • Treat yourself to a delicious Tagine lunch served at a Berber family house
  • Stop at breathtaking views to take memorable photos
Full description

Be picked up from the comfort of your accommodation in Marrakech early in morning

Drive by the local markets on market days, or see scenes like the lush Ghighaya valley, the Moulay Brahim gorges Mountains, terraced fields of vegetables, and fruit and walnut orchards on your way to the charming town of Imlil nestled in the mountains.

Sit at 1740 meters above sea level and be welcomed by your local guide while a refreshing glass of mint tea. Walk through the Berber villages of Ait Souka, Targa Imoula, Tagadirte. Stroll through fields of vegetables and orchards to Armed village.

Enjoy an authentic Berber lunch with a real Berber family while basking in views of the highest peak in North Africa, Toubkal. Head back down the western side overlooking the Ait Mizane valley, ancient terraced fields, and the villlages of Ashien and Fimlil.

Includes
  • Pickup and drop-off
  • Expert English and French speaking guide
  • 2 hour hike in Toubkal National Park
  • Lunch at a Berber House in Imlil Village
  • Tips and gratuities
Not suitable for
  • Pregnant women
  • People with mobility impairments
  • Wheelchair users
  • People with respiratory issues
Covid-19 precautions

You must book this activity online because the ticket office is closed

Safety measures in place
  • All required protective equipment is provided
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
  • You must keep social distance while in vehicles
  • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds
Traveler requirements
  • All participants who are over 12 years old must present proof that they have received at least one dose of a FDA or WHO-approved Covid-19 vaccine. Proof of vaccination may include the NYC COVID Safe App, Excelsior Pass, CDC Vaccination Card (or photo), NYC Vaccination Record, or official immunization record from outside NYC or the US
  • In addition to proof of vaccination, all participants who are over 18 years old must present a government-issued photo ID (e.g. driver’s license, passport, etc). Participants under 18 may also use a school photo ID. Participants under 12 must be accompanied by an adult who meets the above requirements. Participants who do not comply with these requirements will be denied entry or asked to leave the theater
  • All participants who are over 18 years old must present proof of full vaccination. Participants aged 6-17 must present either proof of full vaccination, proof of Covid-19 infection in the past 9 months, or a negative PCR or lateral flow Covid-19 test taken no more than 72 hours before the activity starts
  • All participants who are over 12 years old must present either proof of full vaccination, proof of a Covid-19 infection in the past 6 months, or a negative PCR test taken no more than 48 hours before the activity starts. All participants between 6-11 years old must present either proof of full vaccination proof of a Covid-19 infection in the past 6 months, a negative PCR test taken no more than 72 hours before the activity starts, or a negative antigen test taken no more than 48 hours before the activity starts.

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Important information

What to bring

  • Hat
  • Camera
  • Hiking shoes
  • Biodegradable sunscreen

Know before you go

  • * 2 hour guided walk in the Imlil region
  • *During the winter season and early spring, it might be cold in the Atlas Mountains during the day, please be prepared and don’t forget warm jackets.
  • *Do not forget a hat, sunscreen, wet napkins and sunglasses. They will be very useful during your day trip to the Atlas Mountains.
  • *Sandals and flip-flops are not recommended for this tour
  • *You can choose to ride the mules to ‘’Armed’’ Village if you wish, for an extra 10 Euros to be paid directly to the supplier
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