30 km from Marrakech, the road enters a green valley that stretches for 32 km, while rising in altitude.
You will discover picturesque Berber villages, perched on the mountainside, which dominate the torrent.
The road ends at Setti-Fatma village stage in the middle of century-old walnut trees, where you can taste a succulent tagine after climbing one or more of the 7 waterfalls. The first is a 20 minute walk on the mountain trails along the river. The others are more difficult to access but possible….
For 2 people, 30 euros pp
from 3 to 4 people, 28 euros pp
from 5 to 8 people, 25 euros pp
About an hour from Marrakech, after crossing the gorges of Moulay Ibrahim, you will discover the village of Asni, nestled in olive and almond trees.
You will then take, still by minibus, a 17 km long track which will lead you to Imlil, a remote village, embedded at the bottom of superb gorges, at the foot of Mount Toubkal (4167 m) the highest peak in North Africa . A guide will be waiting for you and will accompany you for 1 hour 15 minutes of walking in the mountain. Lunch with the Berber guide in his house with a very nice view of the valley. Return by road to the Kik plateau with a fantastic setting on the Atlas. Lunch with the guide, 150 Dirhams pp to pay to the Guide. Transport bill on the riad’s stay invoice.
For two people, 35 Euros pp
From 3 to 4 people, 30 Euros pp
From 5 to 8, 25 Euros pp.
Departure from the Riad reception at 9:30 am return around 5:00 pm
Walking shoes required. Good physical condition because 1h15 of walking. Option to ride on mules possible if difficulty walking for 1 hour.
After 2h30 drive, in an exceptional site on the Atlantic, on a rocky peninsula defying the waves, stands Essaouira city fortified by Vauban, ancient Portuguese city that surprises with its unique architecture, its houses with blue shutters, its crenellated fortifications and its cannons pointed towards the ocean.
The city was known until the 18th century under the name of Mogador.
After the return of the multicolored fishing boats, you can attend the auction sale, before tasting fish, squid or shellfish … Love at first sight in this very calm city. You will also take the opportunity to visit one of the women’s associations that produce Argan oil.
Transport of 2 people, 60 Euros / Other option is by bus with departure every 2 hours. In this case, you must buy the ticket before departure (around 12 euros pp each way).
From 3 to 4 people: 32 euros pp A / R
From 5 to 8 people: 30 euros pp A / R
Departure from the riad at 8 a.m. after breakfast, return around 7 p.m.
The Kasbah of Aît Ben Haddou, a rare pearl of Morocco classified as a UNESCO World Heritage Site, is located 176 km from Marrakech.
The day is rich in discoveries with the crossing of the Tichka pass (2260 m), and its multiple landscapes.
The city of Ouarzazate is the hub for visiting the great south, it is known for its cinema studios, where many films are shot each year. The trip is minimum 3 hours.
Two people, 60 euros pp / otherwise provide buses by Supratours. From 3 to 4 People: 32 Euros pp, from 5 to 8, 26 Euros pp.
Visit the Atlas without the need to walk….
Option 1, Transfer by Mini bus to the mountain, lunch of your choice, Pass by the Kau platau and return to Lake Marrakech.
Option 2, Ourika Valley
Departure at 10 a.m. from the Riad back around 4 p.m.
Two people, 35 Euros pp, From 3 to 4 people: 30 euros pp