The Tassaoute valley

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Arrive in Marrakesh . Overnight accommodation in a hotel .


Leave early after a full breakfast by Landrover to Had Zergdane ( 1700 m) situated just below the Tichka Col. . Choose and get to know your transport for the next few days. Leave Had Zergdane and follow the track which will push you deeper into the High Atlas mountains, passing through sleeping Berber Villages as you make your way upwards to 2000m and the village of Tizi Noubadou, where you will find the evenings bivouac and resting spot. 5 hours


After breakfast, back in the saddle and onwards. Dropping down from the village of Tizi Noubadou you will pass through the terraces and fields which seem to be hanging to the side of the mountains by the roots of the crops, until you arrive at 1700m and the village of Tamgounsi; your over night bivouac at 1700 m . 6 hours


Saddled up after a filling breakfast and leave the village of Tamgounsi. From here you will make your way into the Tassaoute Valley. Using the local mule tracks you will slowly work your way upwards arriving at the evenings stopping point in the village of Ait Allah at 1900 m. 5 hours


5 From the village of Ait Allah, you will continue to following the Tassaoute Valley , the river Tassaoute being your guide as you climb upwards until the 2000m mark and the village of Tajgaouelte. Bivouac. 7 hours


The mornings ride up to 2700 m and the village of Tizi Nrougalte will be the most technical part of the holiday. From the top of the Col. you will drop down to 2400m and the village of Rougalte for the night. 6 hours


Leave Rougalte following the valley downwards, until Tazegzaoute your last night under canvas at 1700 m. 5 hours


In the morning your final ride into Abachkou, where the Land Rovers will be waiting to transfer you back to Marrakesh (night in hotel).


Explore Marrakesh. The Koutoubia minaret, the Bahia palace, the Saadian tombs, the Agdal and Menara gardens. Or the Jmaa El fna square and the labyrinth of alleys of the Souks behind.

DAY 10

Transfer to the airport and departure.

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Posted on

January 12, 2017