What you'll do
This trip will take you to the village of Aremd, the last village in the Valley of Toubkal. It is a great alternative for travellers who do not want to walk to far but still want to experience beautiful scenery and Berber way of life. Program of the day: At 9am. you will be picked up by our driver from your hotel in Marrakech. On the drive to Imlil you will have chance to stop to take photos. On arrival in Imlil you will drink a welcome mint tea with Mohamed and start to explore the unique area of Toubkal Valley. An easy walk will take you to the local waterfall, further you continue between the villages and fields towards the village of Aremd. There you will visit a local family and learn everything about the Berber tea ceremony as well as a lot about Berber way of life. You continue walking through the Toubkal Valley and have your picnic lunch (salad, main course, pastry) prepared by our Berber cook in a pretty place in the mountains. In afternoon return to Imlil and transfer to Marrakech. In case you want to book this experience for a private group, please, contact me with your prefered date and I will make it available in the calendar.
Hi, I am Tereza, co-founder of a successfully developing trekking and tour company BerberTrekking.com, located in Marrakech and operating all over Morocco. I have been living in the country for more then 2 years, travelled most of the country and mountain regions by myself just with backpack and again and again I have been struck by the gentleness and hospitality of local people. I have designed this experience based on the best I have experienced in Morocco myself and it will lead you to traditional Moroccan families as well as beautiful nature spots. This experience is offered together with the second co-owner of our company Mohamed Benlbaz. Me, I am responsible for the uniqueness of itineraries and programs and Mohamed will spend with you the time as your guide and facilitate you the access to the life in High Atlas and its people.
1x picnic lunch or lunch in a guesthouse (salad, vegetable or meat tajine, bread, nuts, olives, fish, tea…) Vegetarian or…
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Where you'll be
In this day you will visit the village of Aremd, the last village on the trail to Toubkal. You will have opportunity to sea the highest peak of North Africa Jebel Toubkal, 4.167 m, understand the system of Berber irrigation systems or explore the narrow streets of Berber villages Imlil, Tamatert and Aremd. Mohamed will invite you to his traditional family house that is simple but full of colours.
Things to keep in mind
Any experience can be cancelled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase.
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Up to 4 guests aged 5 and up can attend.
This trip can be adapted to all level of fitness. Mohamed, your guide is holder of licence Royal Moroccan Federation of Skiing and Mountaineering. We have travelled with many travellers before and their satisfaction proves also that we have obtained the Certificate of Excellence from TripAdvisor.
Hiking and Hospitality of High Atlas
£58 / personNew experience
£58 / person