Day Trip to Imlil Valley
We will pick up you at 9:00 from your hotel in Marrakech or at meeting point(if you stay in Medina), then start the exciting day trip to Imlil valley & Atlas Mountains. First and foremost, it is always about experiencing the people, life, and culture of the Berber mountain villages you’ll visit. I want you to leave not just with photos, but with stories and memories of personal encounters with the individuals you’ll meet during the day you spend with us in the hills of the High Atlas mountains. While driving enjoy the panoramic view over the green valley of olive trees and ancient Berber villages in Tahanaout. During you visiting the Argan oil cooperative of local women in tahanaout you can visit the weekly market (on Tuesdays)then head up south the Moulay Brahim Gorges, and the Berber village of Asni where you can visit the weekly market on Saturday only) then drive up to Imlil valley the drive will be by the green river with many different trees and water head down.This picturesque valley offers the everyday landscapes of the Atlas Mountains, now reach Imlil valley the starting point for many multi-day trekking in the National Park, and to the second highest mountain in Africa, the Jebel Toubkal here you will start your walk up through the Berber village and waterfall, here you will have the opportunity learning about the Berber hospitalities and activates during each day and see terrace fields of barley, corn, and vegetables, surrounded by cherry and walnut trees. Alternatively, enjoy splendid views across the valley.
After the walk, with your local guide for 2 to 3 Hours, then, you will enjoy your lunch 3 course meal on the terrace with best view of the high atlas in a Berber home near Imlil center. Moreover, you can relax or head back down to marakech. Depending on the time, there may be time to explore the berber villages more before heading back to Marrakech. End of your Marrakech excursion to Imlil .
Private Full Day-Trip to Imlil & Atlas Mountains from Marrakech
- Pick-up & Drop off at your hotel, riad or accommodation in Marrakech
- Transportation in private car with a professional driver
- English speaking driver
- Mountain walking guide.
What is the difference between Imlil and Ourika Valley day tour?
Ourika valley is the most popular destinations for foreign tourists as well as for Moroccans and #1 Best Seller in Marrakech day tours. Many feel that Ourika has become rather touristy in recent years. For those who wish to enjoy splendid views across the Atlas Mountain, of its calmness and the authentic local life experience, you may prefer Imlil Valley, with fewer tourist coaches and moped-mounted salesmen...Here, if you prefer not to hike in Imlil, mules are also available upon request. Your day trip to Imlil is also a great opportunity to enjoy in local berber house with amazing views of Mount Toubkal, However, at Ourika valley, lunch in a nice restaurant that have seating areas next to the river with a beautiful view over the mountains.