This excursion is for 7 days in the oasis of Tafraoute, the central part of Anti-Atlas Mountains, providing you with another great destination, perfect for a relaxing getaway or an adventurous visit amongst nature with incredible shaped rock formation. This visit will include treks to numerous locations with overnight accommodation camping plus a challenging trek to the summit of Jbel (Mount.) Kest.
You will depart from Marrakech with your first night in Lhad Ait Musa, then head to Targua Ntouchka, Tagdicht, Agard Noro and Ait Issafen. You will be taken to and will have the opportunity to hike to Jbel. Kest, the highest peak in the region before heading to Aittab reaching the City of Tafraoute.
Jebel el Kest itself is the highest point in a long and challenging ridge extending over 35 km accessible from both north and (more usually) south. There are a few paths however much of it is trackless.
This excursion will include approx.35 hrs of trekking over the course of 7 days and would suit those who aspire to explore the Atlas Mountains’ additional regions and Morocco’s culture even further, the stunning ‘Anti-Atlas’ and exploring cultural Berber villages outside the bustling Marrakech as well as climbing the challenging Jbel El Kest. while ensuring hiking experiences in such steep and challenging terrains.
N.B. Overnight accommodation: Overnight accommodation will be camping in tent or local. This option will depend on the season and the weather conditions. However, both will include accommodation and camping equipment and mattresses.
Following your excursion, there is the additional opportunity to stay or dine in our sister guest house in Imlil for those who wish to relax and explore thee High Atlas Mountains, either prior or following their trekking expedition.