Day trip to Imlil

Imlil is the Atlas Mountains most well-known and scenic villages. It takes about 1.5 to 2 hours to reach the village from Marrakech. It is worth stopping in Asni en route. Furthermore, this is especially worthwhile if it is a Saturday and the weekend market is happening. We suggest a leisurely three-hour day trek through small Berber villages close to Imlil through verdant green fields. Start by walking to the village of Aroumd, where you will stop for a refreshing glass of mint tea in a local home. You then walk down the Mizane Valley, offering spectacular views over Mount Toubkal. You then reach Imlil and explore the town before returning to Marrakech. 

Itineraries

Morocco in Style: A Luxury Adventure

Atlas Mountains - Sahara Desert - Skoura - Marrakech  

Morocco in Style: A Luxury Adventure is quite simply the most stylish way to see this incredible country. You’ll stay at the most iconic hotels, and by taking a private helicopter, delve deep into Morocco’s hidden interior.

11 days from £10550 p. p.

Trekking Holiday in the Atlas Mountains

Marrakech - Ouiigane Valley - Ait Aissa - Imlil - Ourika Valley - Oumnass  

A trekking holiday in the Atlas Mountains allows you to walk through timeless Moroccan Berber villages and along dramatic scenic valleys overlooked by the towering peaks. You’ll be staying in the best possible lodges and boutique hotels.

10 days from £1650 p. p.

Marrakech, Atlas and Atlantic Coast

Atlas Mountains - Marrakech Medina - Atlantic Coast  

Explore the bustling souks of Marrakech, the breathtaking scenic beauty and Berber villages of the Atlas Mountains and the sleepy fishing town of Essaouira. In short, this brief taste of Morocco is an ideal first visit to this vibrant country. 

10 days from £1795 p. p.

Marrakech & Atlas Mountains

Marrakech Medina - Atlas Mountains - Marrakech Palmeraie  

Combine the bustling souks of colourful Marrakech before experiencing the timeless Berber culture and stunning views in the High Atlas Mountains. 

8 days from £1228 p. p.

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La Mamounia

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Pool - Dar Zemora

Dar Zemora

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Kasbah Tamadot

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Le Farnatchi

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Kasbah Du Toubkal

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