7 DAY HIKE IN SAGHRO MOUNTAIN
Highlights: Drive through Rose and Dades Valley, Climb Jbel Saghro, Kouaouch summit , Berber Villages, Ait Atta Nomadic Tribes, Kasbahs.
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Duration : 7 days
Period: From October to end of April
DAY 1: Arrival and land transfer to your hotel or riad. Free time to explore the city.
DAY 2: Transport from Marrakech to Tagdilte 1660m. After breakfast in your hotel we will start our way from Marrakech driving to the south of Morocco. Enroute, we'll pass over the Tichka Pass 2260 metres and have lunch in Ouarzazate before crossing the Rose Valley. We'll then pass through the Dades Valley to reach Tagdilte where you spend a night in a guesthouse (gite).
7 hour drive.
DAY 3: From Tagdilte 1660 metres to Almoun’Ouargue 2100 metres. Departure after breakfast climbing Jbel Saghro. We will have a wonderful panoramic view over the massif of Mgoun. Then we will descend towards your bivouac in Almoun Ouargue which is near the nomadic houses of the Ait Atta tribes. 6 hour walk.
DAY 4: From Almoun’Ouargue 2100m to Iglli 1400m. We will set off on your trek climbing to get to the Kouaouch summit 2592m and will decend to your camp in Iglli. It’s a great day as you see different kinds of volcanic rocks and outstanding horizontal stones that look like blocked people. 6 hour walk.
DAY 5: From Iglli 1400m to Ighazoune Valley 1200m. We set off on the trek through a small mountain pass and cross the stony plateau of Taghourte. We will meet nomadic people along the way and see the an ancient cemetery of the Ait Atta Nomadic tribe . After that we will follow the mule trail through some canyons to arrive at our camp in the Ighazoune Valley. 6 hour walk.
DAY 6: Walking from Ighazoune 1200m to Handour 1100m. We move down crossing many Berber villages and ancient fortified kasbahs to spend the night in a guesthouse near Nakour town.6 hour walk.
DAY 7: Transfer back by road to Marrakech, 7 hour drive
2 person : 410 € per person in private tour
4 person : 350 € per person in private tour
WHAT IS INCLUDED :
English, French speaking Berber tour leader
Transfers from and to your hotel
Accommodation during your trip
Mules or camels to carry your luggage during days of the trek .
Kitchen equipment and Cook who will prepare all the meals during the trek .
All meals during your trek ( breakfast, lunch, dinner)
WHAT IS NOT INCLUDED :
The flights from and to your homeland
Fresh drinks (water bottles during your trek, wine etc.)
tips for local team ( guide, driver, moleteer)