Dates 23 Mar '12 to 31 Mar '12
Est. Cost 600 - 1,000 USD (USD United States Dollars)
Type Tour Participants Wanted
Name watching stars
Day 1: transefer Marrakech to hadida
Day 2:Hadida to Alemdoun (6 hours walking)
We start the first day trekking enjoying the views of the Berber town Hadida, once a thriving Jewish community, now rich in its unique history, then through the mountain village Jbel Mogltat (2200m) to arrive in the Valley of a Thousand Kasbahs. The group will stop for a picnic near the entry of Agouti Gorge. After lunch we continue by crossing the gorge and then arrive at Alemdoun
Village and spend the night in bivouac.
Day 3: Alemdoun to Amassin (6 hours walking)
After having a traditional breakfast the group starts the day sightseeing and exploring ancient kasbahs and enjoying the amusement of Berber towns and traditions along our way. We stop to picnic in a beautiful green area with a variety of trees near the river banks, then continue on our way to arrive in Amassin and overnight in bivouac.
Day 4: Amassin to Ifri n Ait Hammou (7 hours walking)
This stage has another splendid day of trekking starting in Amassin and ending Ifri n Ait Hammou. During this stage we discover the beauty of Berber towns with different views where and the group has a restful picnic. The trek progresses with a hike up to M'goun mountain the second highest in Morocco (4071m). The group spends the night in a expanded bivouac where the group may discover some Berber animals such as sheep and donkey.
Day 5: Ifri n Ait Hammou to Ameskar (6 hours walking)
After breakfast we walk up the pass/neck bend of Tizi Nwochen (3200m), a small but beautiful pass, then walking down into the attractive valley known for its beautiful waterfalls. After picnicking we continue until reaching Ameskar where we overnight in an auberg.
Day 6: Ameskar to Tinvian (6 hours walking)
Departing in the morning, the group crosses Ameskar Valley, full of rugged terrain, before going straight to reach the wonderful Amajgag Gorge. We picnic in the end surface of the gorge. After lunch we trek upward crossing a small sandy mountain with a variety of soil colors before entering Tinvian, a splendid village located in the middle of the mountain. Overnight in bivouac.
Day 7: Tinvian to Issoumar (6 hours walking)
Departure in the morning to cross the Mountain of Esomar. We picnic on the mountain where the group can profit from the richest view. Afterward we descend down to Ait Youl in the Roses Valley, and spend the rest of the day visiting the village. Overnight with a nomad family.
Day 8: Issoumar to Boutaghrare transfer to hotel (4 hours walking)
Walking down to The Valley of Roses with a unique view of towns and Berber villages filled with plenty of charm and hot weather. Arriving to the middle part of the valley, in the town Boutaghrare. After a picnic lunch, the group can go experience hammam, a traditional Turkish-inspired bath in the center village of Kelaa M'gouna rose village then return to hotel.
Day 9: transefer back to marrakech.
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