A veritable feast of colors, the hues of the villages and the superb agricultural terraces harmonize beautifully with the landscape. The altitude and the difficulty, moderate, make that this loop is practicable in any season. It is an excellent introduction to the Moroccan mountain, as well as a feast for the eyes.
DAY 01: Arrival in Marrakech
Whatever the time of your arrival, day or night, we welcome you to Marrakech Menara Airport.
Transfer to the hotel - medium category, double room with hot shower and toilet. Dinner not included.
DAY 02: Marrakech – Asni - Imsker
Departure from the hotel 8:30, towards Asni. Then meet with our team of muleteers. After the loading of the mules, our trek will begin towards the Imenane valley. After lunch at the edge of the river, we will climb slowly to Imeskar. Night at the inhabitant.
Duration: 3H walk
DAY 03: Imeskar - Ousertek - Gliz - Overnight Homestay (2000 m)
After breakfast, we take a mule track. In the shade of gigantic walnut trees, we will have lunch near the village Ousertek, then we will continue climbing towards Tidili. Night in the village of Gliz, tranquility and calm.
DAY 04: Gliz - Oukaimden pass (2600 m) - Eddi pass (2900 m) - Overnight lodging in Ouaneskra
After 1 hour climb, we will cross the Tizi n'Oukaimden pass, then we will join Oukaimden, the highest ski resort in Africa. After our lunch in the valley, we will cross the Eddi pass. Then by a path in balcony we will descend to the valley of Imenane. Overnight at the village of Ouaneskra.
DAY 05: Ouaneskra - Col Tamatert (2300 m) - Overnight stay in Imlil.
We will join Imlil by a pine forest, lunch and overnight at the cottage in Imlil. Free afternoon on the beautiful terrace overlooking Toubkal. Possibility of Hammam
DAY 06: Imlil - Col Toudat (2200 m) - Overnight homestay in Id Aissa village
We will take the path along the Ait Misane valley. After crossing the villages of Talaoul, Taddert, Aguersioual, we will lunch before the Toudate pass near a spring. Then descent to the valley of colors, named because the land is colored gray, ocher and red. Overnight homestay at Id Aissa.
DAY 07: Id Aissa - Tacht Pass - Imioughlad - return to Marrakech
We will walk up the Azaden Valley. After crossing the Tacht Pass, through a forest of juniper trees and holm oaks, we begin a long descent of 1:30. After lunch in the valley of Ait Misane, we will finish our loop. Then we will join Asni, and Marrakech. Late afternoon free. Overnight at hotel in double or triple room with breakfast only.
Duration: 4H walk / 1H transport