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Trekking “mountain” demanding

Walking: 1 day 3h-4 days 7h

1 night in the family house- 4 nights in a camp

A magnificent trekking, which- by Ait Boulli and Tarkedit- will permit you to reach the summit of M’Goun, with the return by Ikkis and its Troglodytes houses and then “The Happy Valley”.

Destination : Moroccan  Mountain

Duration: 6 days

Possible from: 28/04/2018

Until: 31/10/2018

Day 1 : Marrakech

Arrival in the Imperial city of Marrakech. Transfer to the hotel. Dinner and overnight.

Day 2 : Marrakesh- Ait Boulli valley

The trip will start from the central High Atlas. It is in Ait Boulli –“people have lots of herds of goats and sheep” where we will join the muleteers who will carry out the luggage and walk with us throughout the day. The trip will start crossing the villages of red ground and rich cultures.

The camp will be near Rougouult village (1900m).

Walking time: 3h

M: 400m

Transfer: 4h

Day 3 : Tizi n’Rougoult ( 2900m)

We will walk between the gorges and sheepfolds along Assif n’Ait Ahmed toward Tizi n’ Rougoult. You will take your lunch under the col while enjoying a magnificent view in Tessaout valley.

The camp will be at Idoughmamen surrounded with juniper

Walking time: 7h

M: 900m D: 400m

Day 4 : Tarkedit landscape (2900m)

The third day will start heading towards the High landscapes under M’Goun. While climbing we will see a number of caves occupied by nomads of Ait Atta who come in summer to Tarkedit landscapes with their herds of sheep and camels.

The camp will be in amazing green spaces near Tessaout source (2900m). Above, you will see crests of M’Goun, which we will discover the next day.

Walking time: 5 to 6h

M: 900m D: 300m

Day 5 :M’Goun Crossing (4068 m)

This day will start with a climb to join the long line of Ighil M’Goun crest, which we will follow until the summit, up to 4068m. You will enjoy unlimited view of the central High Atlas and there in the south in Dadés, the Sarhro, Draa valley.

We will go down towards the Oumsoud col to join the bivouac near Izabine sheepfold (2600m); an absolutely exceptional place.

In case of fatigue, it will be possible to avoid going up to the summit and just follow the muleteers who will go directly to the camp.

Walkin time: 7 to 8h

M: 1180m, D: 1470m

Day 6 : Tizi n’Ait Boualli (2900m)- Agouti (Bougumez valley)

In this day we will benefit from the view of magnificent landscapes of red mountains before crossing tizi Ait Boualli 2900 meter of height. We will then go down towards the gorges before joining Troglodytes houses and mud houses of Arouss village and also Bougumes valley “the happy valley”.

You will have dinner and spend the night in Agouti “Chez Ali” Berber Adventure guide.

It will be possible to benefit from a traditional hammam (beldi) in the family house. (price: 30 dirhams for 4 people)

Walking time: 6 to 7h

M: 500m. D: 1200m.

Day 7: Azilal-Marrakesh

After having a purely Amazigh breakfast in the family house, it will be time to drive back to Marrakesh. You will have your lunch in your way to Marrakesh. We will arrive to Marrakesh in the afternoon where we will let you join your accommodation.

Transfer: 4h

Day 6 : Marrakech – Menara Airport

Breakfast at the hotel. Transfer to Marrakech airport. End of our services.

Strong points:

-M’Goun summit

-The discovery of extremely wild central Atlas Mountains

-Meetings with the Amazigh world; villages, shepherds with their animals

-A night in a wonderful family house in Bougumez

The price includes:

-Land transfers by vehicle booked for a group (minibus)

-The accommodation, under tents (4nights) in the family house (1 night)

-The full board during the trip

-Kitchen materials for individuals and groups

-The Moroccan Amazigh Adventure guide (Anglophone)

-The assistance of a local team (drivers, muleteers, cook)

The price does not include:

-Additional single tent

-Drinks

-tips

-Repatriation assistance

-All that is not indicated in “the price includes” rubric