1. Morocco
  2. Marrakesh-Safi
  3. Imlil
  4. Mount Toubkal

Marrakech: Berber Culture Experience & Atlas Mountains Tour

Product ID: 287265
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Admire the scenic landscape of the charming mountain village of Imlil, located at the foot of the famous Toubkal in the High Atlas Mountains. Savor a traditional Morrocan lunch and immerse yourself in the Berber culture.
About this activity
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Duration: 1 day
Starting time 9:00 AM
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Live tour guide
English, French

Pickup included

You will be picked up from your hotel or riad in Marrakech

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Experience

Highlights
  • Discover the valleys and waterfalls of the Atlas Mountains
  • Enjoy a 1-hour camel ride
  • Visit a local Berber women argan oil co-operative
  • Savor a traditional lunch in a Berber family guest house
Full description
Following a pickup from your hotel at 9 AM, start your journey toward Imlil village and the High Atlas Mountains. On your way, you will pass through the town of Tahnaout. Before reaching the village, embark on a 1-hour camel ride and enjoy a cup of mint tea.

Then, visit a female-run argan oil cooperative and learn how the cooperative turns the argan nut into many of the different argan oil-based products Morocco is famous for. Take in stunning panoramic views at Moulay Brahim Gorges before reaching Asni village and the valley. Continue on through Asni where, on Saturdays, a traditional Berber Souk and market can be visited.

Next, drive to Imlil village to discover the National Park and the high plateau of the Toubkal. At your arrival in Imlil, meet a local guide to explore the marvelous Berber village. Take in spectacular views over the Imlil waterfall and the valley at the Toubkal Summit.

Enjoy a Moroccan lunch with a Berber family and immerse yourself in the culture. After lunch, continue exploring the village as you enjoy the scenic landscape. At 5 PM, journey back to your accommodation in Marrakech where your tour will end.
Includes
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • French and English-speaking local guide
  • Camel ride experience
  • Mint tea with a Berber family
  • Traditional lunch
What’s Not Included
  • Personal expenses
Not suitable for
  • Pregnant women

Prepare for the activity

Important information
What to bring
  • Comfortable shoes
  • Weather-appropriate clothing
Not allowed
  • Oversize luggage
Know before you go
• Comfortable shoes are recommended
• Please wear warm clothes in the winter
• It is recommended to bring a hat in the summer
• Please note that a visit to the market in Asni is only available for Saturday tours