High Atlas mountain, Tassaout Valley Trekking

Walking on the red earth of Tassaout

Tassaout Valley Trekking : The High Atlas is sometimes called the « roof of Morocco » or the « roof of North Africa. » It forms a huge barrier, about 750 km, between the north and south.
The Atlas is not only an important place for grazing, but also became an open space where we can practice a variety of activities (Trekking, climbing….).It still offers a good opportunity to make more trips.
Not far from Marrakesh, the central High Atlas preserves wild places between gorges, high plateaux, fields, magnificent landscapes, Berber villages… so a great adventure and a nice trip is waiting for you!!!


Day 01 : Marrakesh :
Reception at the Menara airport’s and Transfer to hotel or riad.

Day 02 : Marrakech – lbarrage – Sorne: 3h 30m of walking
After a short transfer (60km) from Marrakesh, we reach the village of Taghoulite, meeting with our mule drivers who will accompany hikers. Then we start walking through villages with its small fields, arrival at the small valley of Ait Mhlli, picnic lunch, then continue to the villages of Ait Malk, Aït Mhlli, Aït Himmi. Dinner and overnight in the bivouac.

Day 03 : Sorne – Ighrem – Alili Gorge: 4h 30m of walking
After climbing the Tawraset Pass, which offers a splendid view, we continue our way between the grazing to reach the village of Ighrem. After crossing the pass of Tomlilte, we stop for lunch. After that, we continue the descent into the gorge of Alili. Dinner and overnight in the bivouac.

Day 04 : Alili Gorges – Tassaout – Ait Hkem: 4h 30m of walking
We leave our camp and start walking between fields and villages to reach the valley of the Tasaoute. After the village of Taourirte, we climb to the ait Hkem, it takes 4h 30mn. Dinner and overnight at the camp.

Day 05 : Ait Hkem – Assaka – Tassraft: 4h 30m of walking
Discover beautiful landscapes of natural colors. We start with a descent through the villages of Ait Hkem, Aït Iran … Then we continue to the village of Assaka via Tizi N’oussaka, picnic Lunch. In the afternoon, crossing the gorge to reach Tarasst village. Dinner and overnight at the camp.

Day 06 : Tassraft – Ait Oumghar : 4h 30m of walking
We climb the Tarast mountain’s and enjoy a magnificent view of a red earth and terraces fields, after crossing a typical village, we head down to join our lunch place with a nice view over Ait Adel dam . in the afternoon we continue our hiking to reach Ait Oumghar. Dinner and overnight at the camp.

Day 07 : Ait Oumghar – Marrakech:
Walk for 3h 30m to reach where we will meet our car-driver. Return to Marrakech. Overnight at the hotel or riad.

Day 08 : Hotel – Airport:
Transfer to the airport, « End of our services. »

Valley of Tassaout Trekking Prices:

Groupe Size23456
Price in €/person680
Price includes:
  • Picks up & drops by private car/Van/Bus/Taxi.
  • All your standard Meals (breakfast, lunch and dinner) during the trek.
  • 5 nights in camping during the trek, 2 night in the Hotel or Riad in Marrakesh.
  • A highly experienced, helpful and friendly government license holder English speaking Guide.
  • Muleteers and mules to carry your baggage and our equipment.
  • Campsite This is the high-level classic style of trekking also known as camping (fully organized treks) supplying all camping equipment (sleeping, kitchen, dining and toilet tents etc) along with the food and cooker will prepare hot meals with attention towards variety and hygiene and nutrition to serve you.

Price does not include:
  • Lunch and dinner in Marrakech.
  • All kinds of drinks like beer, coke/fanta/sprite, and alcohol.
  • Travel Insurance (Essential).
  • Tips for staffs and drivers.
  • Other items not mentioned over in package included.
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