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High Atlas  family adventure trekking with children in the Berber Land:  An amazing family trek in deep Morocco assisted by mules and camping in the mountains.
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Central High Atlas Family Trek

10 Days, 5 Days trek, Period: Spring to Autumn,  Level: Easy  to Moderate                , Assistance:

In the heart of the High Atlas, the Berbers lead a peaceful life following the rhythm of the seasons.  After the last snows melt, the valleys adorn with nice spring and summer dress. This period is the ideal  for a superb family trek. Assisted by an attentive and competent team of guide and muleteers, our  young trekkers and their parents will be lead to discoverof a stunning nature and a welcoming culture.  Starting from "the happy valley", we follow the flow of the Mgoun River till the sublime Achabou  Gorges. Coming out of the Canyons marks our passage to the southern side of the Atlas and the reddish  villages get the aspect of real sand castles…    
Day1. Marrakech Arrival to Marrakech Airport, where you will be welcomed by your guide and driven to your hotel in the city.  Overnight in 3* hotel on half board basis.  Day2. Marrakech - Azilal - Bouguemez Valley / 5h30 road transfer / 1h00 walk After  breakfast, we drive east to Bouguemez Valley via Azilal, lunch or picnic on route. We arrive to our  lodge around midday. A short ramble in tush fields and night at 1850m.  Day3. Bouguemez Valley / 4h00 hike An easy day walk to discover the valley and its amazing villages. You will have the opportunity to witness the  Berbers traditional way of life. Overnight at the same lodge.  Day4. Bouguemez Valley - Tighremt n’Ait Hamd / 5h00 hike Certainly the most challenging day of the trek, so an early start is needed to climb the Tizi n'Ait Imi Pass at  2960m. Our effort will be largely rewarded by the superb panorama on the Mgoun range far south and the  green stripe of the Bouguemez Valley north. Our way down will take us to Tighremt n'ait Hmed, where our  camp is set at 2280m .  Day5. Tighremt n’Ait Hamd - Ighrem Izdern / 5h00 hike A nice day to discover the Ouzighimt Valley and the beautiful adobe villages. The women dress differently  here with a lovely hair dress. After Tighreft and wawchki, we will reach Ighrem Izdern place of our camp at  2000m.  Day6. Ighrem Izdern - Taghzout / 5h00 hike With our mules and crew, carry on our way down the valley. There are less and less fields as the valley is  getting narrower to become a real canyon. From ditch to ditch we follow the Mgoun River till Taghzout, a  small hamlet where we camp at 1850m.  Day7. Taghzout - Aguerzega / 4h30 hike A hillside path will take us to an impressive view on the Mgoun Gorges. We will walk down by the Taskalia  Passage, a masterpiece of the local "engineers", to accede to Achabou, the highlights of our trip. The canyons  now are as large as 3 meters! After the viallge of Tighanimine, you will notice the change of the architecture  and discover the first kasbahs. Our last camp is set near Aguerzega at 1750m.   Day8. Aguerzega - Ouarzazate - Marrakech / 6h30 transfer An early start this morning for a quite long drive. After faerwell to our muleteers and their mules, our vehicle  will be waiting for the return drive to Marrakech.  The first 15 km of the journey will be off road on desert  piste before rejoining the tarmac at Boutghrar. We will then continue to Ouarzazate and the Tishka Pass on  road, overnight in a Riad on Bed & Breakfast basis.  Day9. Marrakech A whole day to explore the vibrant Marrakesh! There is a lot to see and visit from the souks to palaces and  museums or enjoy a mint tea on a terrace overhanging the amazing Jamaa Lafna Square with story tellers,  snake charmers... Overnight  in Riad in Marrakech,  Bed & Breakfast basis.  Day10. Return flight Depend on your flight schedule a transfer is organised to Marrakech Airport for your flight back home. 

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Home About Us Country Info Media Galery Contact Trek Morocco Person	2 to 3		4 to 5		6 & +				                   Price 	790 		550 		450 	          Price based on Adults /  50% Reduction for Children  of 6 to 11 years old / 25% for Children 12 to 15 years old
• 1 night 3* Hotel in Marrakech (HB) • English speaking guide, and cook • Mules and Muleteerss for assistance • Full board on trek with coffee and tea • 1 picnic + 1 restaurant on transfers • Ground transfers by minibus : (airport -    hotel - trek - hotel - airport) •  All camping equipment (except sleeping bags) • 2 nights in lodge, 4 nights camping (FB basis) • 2 nights in a Riad in Marrakech (BB basis)
• International flight to and from Marrakech & Airport taxes • Morocco Visa fees • Travel insurance    • Soft/alcoholic drinks      • Optional trips and sightseeing tours   • Additional nights at the beginning or  end of trip   • Tips and personal expanses
Walking family holiday in the Atlas Mountains of Morocco, our trek takes place in the Central High Atlas starting from Bouguemez Valley. You will hike in a North South traverse. An oroginal way to discover the authentic life of the Berbers in the high valleys and experience for your children during this  active family holiday.
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