ITINERARY DETAILS : M’goun and happy valley-Ait Bougumez trip 9 days
An unforgettable trip takes you from Marrakech to the center high Atlas mountains, in route visite the nature bridge of Imi-n-Ifri, Ait Bouylli valley then to the happy valley, the starting point for hiking up for a couple days to reach the M’Goune peak (4067m), in the routern back to Marrakech you have chance take the different route for visit the Ouzoud waterfall.
Day1: meeting at the aeroport and transfertto your chosen hotel in Marrakech
Day2: drive to Tabant In the morning, lunch in Azilal city, then continue our drive vie Tirghist pass, overnight at a local riad when we arrive in the late afternoon.
Day 3: after breakfast we start our trek from Tabant to Arous travers the filds of AitBougumaz valley full of variety of many vegetation, about 5h walk, Camp overnight.
Day4:Trek up to Tarkedit Plateau we walk up in a wild landscape crossing pass at 3450m then descend to the wind-eroded and snow-covered high plateau of Tarkedit 2900m. After lunch, we climb up to the southern side of the plateau and establish a camp at 3,400m, directly below M’goun West 3978m. 7-8 hours walking. Camp.
Day 5:Ascent of DjebelM’goun 4,068m to Oulilimt, Today we make our ascent to the summit ofDjebelM’goun. The climb following a long ridge, above 4000m, between 4 and 5 hours to the summit, depending on snow conditions. From the top, there are impressive views across the Draa valley and towards the Sahara Desert to the south. we descend to Oulilimtpasture. 8-9 hours. Camp.
Day 6:Trek Down the valleyfollowing the river of Mgoun to the source of Aflafal and to Tighermet n AitHamed 5 hours walking, Camp.
Day 7:Climb Tizin’ait Imi 2960m then long descent to aitBougmez valley lunch near the source of the village then continue crossing the filds of the happy valley to our Riad in Tabant about 6 to 7 hours
Day8: drive back to Marrakech via Ouzoud waterfalls.
Day9:free day in Marrakech.
Note : all the nights during the trek are in campinexept 2 nights in Riad la Fibule Berber a happy valley.
Essential Equipment & Clothing for this Trek:
- Good walking shoes & socks
- personal first aid kit
- day sack/backpack
- Head torch / headlamp
- Lightweight waterproof
- Water bottle or camel back
- 3 to 4 season sleeping bag
- All transport by Mini-bus or 4×4
- English speaking guide, and cook in the Mountain trek
- Muleteers and mules for assistance Mountain trek
- Full board on trek
- Tips and personal expanses
- monument untrance
- Soft/alcoholic drinks
- Travel insurance