Berber villages trek 3 days

3-day Berber villages trek: Trek in the Atlas valleys from Marrakech

berber villages trek

3-day Berber villages trek: Trek in the Atlas valleys to discover some of Morocco’s hidden treasures. You will experience spectacular panoramic views, Berber villages, learn about Berber culture and traditions. You will also spend nights with local families in the Berber villages, to experience the countryside first hand and Berber hospitality.

Duration: 3 days

Period: Throughout the year

Trek Grade: Easy to Medium

Maximum Elevation: 2,280 m

Accommodation: Gite (Guesthouse) or tents

Trekking Highlights

–  The breathtaking views of the high Atlas mountains and the plains

– Experience real Moroccan Berber life

– Experience three famous valleys in the high Atlas through Berber villages

Itinerary of 3-day Berber villages trek

Day 1: Arrival in Marrakech – Imlil (1740m)  Tamatert Pass (2280m) – Tinerhourhine (1600m)

After a transfer to the village of Imlil in the high Atlas, we walk up along the valley towards Tacheddirt, passing by Tamatert Pass where we will enjoy huge lunch meal. After we continue to Tinerhourhine past through several mountain villages. We spend the night in local Gîte. 5-hour trek.

Day 2: Tinerhourhine (1600m)– Ageursioual pass (2000m) – Aït Aïssa village (1800m)

After breakfast, we leave Tinerhourine past several Berber villages. We continue up to Ageursioual pass, overlooking Mizane valley and Toubkal peaks. We then descend mule trail to Aguersioual village, then trek up to the lunch spot at Matate. In the afternoon we continue to Azzaden valley. Overnight in a local Gite. 7 hours trek

Day 3: Aït Aïssa  – M’zik pass (2500m) – Imlil (1800m) – Marrakech

After breakfast, we leave Ait Aissa walking towards Tizi Oussem through a forest of juniper. We reach M’zik pass, which affords us a great panoramic view over Imlil valley. We then descend to the valley and stop for a lovely lunch, before we head back to Marrakech. 5 hours trek.


Group2 people3 people4 or more persons
Price per person160 €130 €110 €

Price Details

Price includes the followingPrice excludes the following
– English speaking guide
– Transfers from and to your hotel
– Accommodation for trekking duration
– Mules for luggage carrying during trek
– Kitchen equipment
– All meals during your trek
– Ticket flight
– Travel insurance
– Accommodation and meals in Marrakech
– Drinks
– Entrance fees
– Traditional tips

3 day berber villages trek

Materials Needed For the Trek

– Big bag for clothing
– Backpack for each daily supplies
– Good walking shoes and socks fit for rugged terrain
– 3-4 season sleeping bag
– Warm and light clothes
– Lightweight waterproof over-trousers/ rain-pants
– Personal First Aid Kit
– Sunglasses
– Sun-cream
– Head torch
– Camera
– Hat
– Toilet tissues
– Water bottle
– Water purifier
Most of that equipment can easily rent for a reasonable price in Imlil before your trek.

Additional Details

– This trek is available and can be arranged for groups of all sizes.

– We can organize airport transfers and accommodation in Marrakech on your behalf.

– Further discounts are available for group sizes over 8 people.

– You can pay in €/$/£ or Moroccan Dirhams.

3-day Berber villages trek: Fantastic trek in the Atlas valleys and Berber villages, experience life with Moroccan Berbers.