Driver Ahmad was very good at answering questions and stopping to take pictures. The lunch was amazing! Best couscous I have ever had.
After morning pickup from your Marrakech hotel, travel with your small group in a comfortable and air conditioned vehicle with an experienced english speaking guide through the majestic Atlas Mountains.
Admire towering snow-topped peaks on your 1-hour drive to the first valley Ourika, famous by its waterfalls, this lush valley’s waterfalls are a lovely counterpoint to the surrounding landscape and the guided visit will help you to fully explore this waterfalls with your expert mountain guide, It's about 80 minutes hiking round trip (if you aren’t interested by this hike you can enjoy a drink in one of the riverside cafes), you will enjoy different landscapes and get spectacular views, in this valley you will have the opportunity to visit the Berber women extracting the argan oil (the unique Moroccan oil).Continue through the second valley which is Oukaimeden valley (Ski resort), and taking a secluded mountain road standing at 1800 meters above sea level to reach the third valley of this tour which is Sidi Fares, you will pass through traditional Berber villages built from adobe and stones, and to discover the authentic life of Berber people and culture we will arrange an included and delicious lunch for you (Moroccan salad or soup, Berber tagine, Moroccan couscous, dessert and drinks) in a typical Berber house. Afterward, head toward the fourth valley that is Asni, famous by its fruit trees (Apples, walnut, almonds, peaches...), have your camera ready to take pictures of highest peak in North Africa, the Toubkal mount with 13 665 feet.
At this point, head back to Marrakech or, if you’ve chosen the extended option, continue your journey into the Moroccan countryside for another hour. Travel to Takerkoust Lake, a serene sapphire-blue artificial lake popular with locals, then, pass wheat fields and villages on your way to the Kik Plateau, a distinctive limestone outcropping in the Atlas Mountains that offers wonderful views of the lush valleys below.
Return to Marrakech and conclude your thrilling tour through the Atlas mountains with drop-off at your hotel at approximately 5pm.
We really enjoyed this trip with our tour guide Jamal! I think i never booked a tour and got so much information out of it. Jamal knew a answer to every question und has big talent to explain things. In addition, it was very funny...More
This was undoubtedly the most enjoyable day trip I made out of Marrakech. The four valleys are actually rather different to each other and all are beautiful. Jamal is an exceptional guide and is very knowledgeable, funny and entertaining. The Berber lunch was tasty too!
This was a fantastic day and made far more enjoyable by our tour guide Jamil. He looked after us and was first class making sure we all had a great day. Lunch in the valley at the Berber House having traditional food cooked in a...More
If you like mountains, this is a fantastic trip. The Atlas mountains feature beautiful and very varied geology, and are much lusher than I'd anticipated. The hike up to the small waterfall was also very enjoyable. Our guide Jamal was just brilliant. With his perfect...More