Camel Trekking In Atlas Mountains

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1 Day Camel Trekking In Atlas Mountains Tour

1 Day Camel Trekking In Atlas Mountains Tour

Marrakech

This Private Tour is for anyone wishing to slow their pace, camel trekking in the atmospheric foothills of the Atlas Mountains and visiting red-earthed villages while trekking with a local and experienced guide offers you a unique glimpse into traditional rural Berber communities far from the madding crowds of Marrakech. The camels steadfast and rhythmic pace introducing and evoking a seemingly time forgotten world.

Description

We meet with you at your accommodation in Marrakech for the approx 1hr 45mins journey toward the Berber village of Tahanaoute in the Atlas Mountains to explore the great Moroccan outdoors and the regions cultural offerings including travelling by camel. Arriving in the village of Tahanaoute set against the majestic backdrop of the High Atlas Mountains is an enthralling experience in a setting dotted with olive groves and red clay Berber homes and villages. In Tahanaoute you meet with our local guide and camels to begin the trek into the foothills of the Atlas Mountains.

The camel trek totals an approx 4 hours consisting of approx 2.5 hours trekking in the morning and approx 1.5hrs trekking in the afternoon. Your lunch stop today is in Berber family home in the foothills of the Atlas mountains where a traditional meal will be served. You also stop at Berber communities on the route throughout the trek before disembarking at the beautiful Berber village of Outran.

Throughout the day should you wish to support the local communities of this area it is possible to purchase genuine Berber artefacts from artisans in this locale although please know you are not obliged to do so. Despite the Berbers of this region have opened their homes to visitors the villages you visit have retained their remoteness. Their traditional way of life has changed little even with the inevitable arrival of tourism in the foothills of the Atlas and literally on their Berber doorsteps. The picturesque clay villages, the landscape, architecture, atmosphere, history and people enthral all who visit. Trekking in this unique environment within such a beautiful and dramatic landscape guarantees a memorable experience.

Highlights

  • High Atlas Mountains.
  • Berber Architecture.
  • Terraced Mountain Landscapes.
  • Meeting Berbers Of The Region.
  • Drinking Mint Tea Berber Style.
  • Camel Trekking In The Foothills.
  • Insight Into A Berber Home.
  • Relaxation In A7 Tranquil Setting.
  • Travelling back in Time.

Included

  • Services Of Morhara Throughout.

  • Transport From & To Your Accommodation.

  • Private 4x4 A/C Vehicle& Fuel.

  • Private Moroccan Multi lingual Driver.

  • Traditional Berber Mint Tea.

  • Professional Camel Guide Fee.

  • Approx 4hr Camel Trek.

  • Lunch in Traditional Berber Home.

Excluded

  • Personal Drinks & Snacks.
  • Gratuities.

Itinerary

  • We meet with you at your accommodation Marrakech 8.00am.
  • Atmospheric rural drive into the Atlas Mountains.
  • Meet & greet with local Berber Guide & camel.
  • Approx 2hr 30mins camel trekking on arrival.
  • Traditional lunch in Berber family home.
  • Approx 1hr 30mins camel trekking after lunch.
  • Visits to Berber villages on trekking route.
  • Refreshment & Photograph stops on route.
  • Return 4xe4 journey to Marrakech.
  • Photograph & refreshment stops as you like.
  • Arrive at your accommodation approx late afternoon/early evening.

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Duration: Approx 9/10hrs

Start Point: Marrakech

End Point: Marrakech

Summary Information

Private 4x4 Tour, Total Distance Approx 100Km

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