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Hike to a traditional Berber village in the High Atlas, Day trip from Marrakech
Hike to a traditional Berber village in the High Atlas, Day trip from Marrakech
Hike to a traditional Berber village in the High Atlas, Day trip from Marrakech

Hike to a traditional Berber village in the High Atlas, Day trip from Marrakech

Immerse yourself in the wonderful Berber culture on this full-day guided hike into the mountains where you'll visit a local community, sample traditional food and more.






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  • Visit a traditional Berber village and learn more about the culture
  • Enjoy a light hike through the stunning Atlas Mountains
  • Learn how to make traditional food and then have fun eating it


Let me take you on a one-day hike to a Berber village in the Atlas Mountains where you’ll be able to immerse yourself in their culture for the day. The Berber people were actually some of the earliest inhabitants of Morocco and this is a unique opportunity to learn about their traditions.

We’ll pick you up from your hotel in Marrakech in the morning and drive to the Atlas Mountain village of Imlil. From there we’ll start our adventure with a hike into the High Altas. This is not a particularly difficult hike and we’ll reach our destination village in around one hour. You’ll get to take in beautiful mountain scenery along the way.

When we get to the village we’ll learn how traditional mint tea and bread is made. Then, we’ll enjoy a traditional lunch in a Berber home, this might be something like a delicious chicken Tajine or a couscous dish.

We’ll even squeeze in a stroll through fields of apples, peaches, cherries and apricots and walk through the national park. Then, at the end of the day will drop you back at your hotel in Marrakech.

This is a wonderful way to learn more about the Berber culture and combine it with a hike and some awesome scenery. Book your spot now!

While you’re in the area, you should check out my 2-ascent of Mount Toubkal for an awesome physical challenge.

Price includes

- Guiding fee

- Breakfast

- Lunch

- Dinner

- Transportation start and back

- Transport during the trip

- Mountain guide expenses

Price details

This price includes: </br>

Bottled water, lunch, local guide, hotel pickup and hotel drop-off.

Secure your spot with just 25% payment

48-hour free cancellation with 30-day advance booking


What are some recommended accommodations near our adventure location?

We understand that finding the perfect place to stay is an essential part of your adventure experience. To help you with this, we’ve curated a list of three highly recommended hotels that offer comfort, convenience, and a touch of local charm. These accommodations are well-suited for adventurers looking to relax and rejuvenate after an exciting day of exploration
Atlas Amadil Beach Hotel Agadir Morocco
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Hotel Riu Palace Tikida Agadir Agadir Morocco
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Riu Tikida Beach Hotel Agadir Morocco
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About the guide: Lahcen

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I'm a licensed tour guide accredited by the Moroccan Ministry of Tourism. I speak English and French and have in-depth knowledge of what the city of Imlil has to offer.

My ultimate goal is to provide the most worthwhile and enriching tour experience for local and foreign guests alike and to make a significant contribution to Imlil's local tourism industry.

I’m proud of my culture and I enjoy sharing my experiences and knowledge with anyone interested in learning about Morocco. I have an open and very friendly personality and my customers’ satisfaction is my number one priority.

I am also the founder of the Authentic Toubkal Lodge.


French | English | Arabic

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What people are saying about Lahcen



Lahcen was an AMAZING guide!! Our group of 6 girls had very mixed fitness levels. He was a great motivator and did what he could to get us to the top! Highly recommend this trip and Lahcen as a guide! Make sure you have good shoes and warm clothes... we wish we would have been more prepared!


This was the highlight of our Morroco trip! Lahcen and his team were AMAZING 👏🏼 Mount Toubkal NEEDS to be on your list if you are visiting the area 🏔️ Thank you!


Great guide, very good at adjusting the walking pace to your pace. Positive and caring. amazing food and snacks! and went out of their way to do a birthday cake for one of our groups birthday!


Lahcen et les membres de son équipe sont très professionnels. Organisation impecable, accueil chaleureux. Le guide qui nous a accompagné - Ibrahim / Abdou est à l'écoute, attentif et amical. Il nous a partagé de son connaissance sur les montagnes et la culture du région L'expérience de Toubkal est magnifique. Je recommande vivement !


Rachid was a fantastic mountain guide for this ascent! Lahcen was very communicative and punctual in coordinating our ascent, and this experience exceeded my expectations. If you’re interested in summiting Toubkal with an extremely knowledgeable and personable team, Lahcen and Rachid are your guys!!!

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