Morocco - Bougmez Valley Walking Week
Morocco, Trek & Walk, 8 days - from £595 (land only) - from €745 (land only) - from $1,040 (land only)
Day 1: Rendezvous at the group hotel in Marrakech. Complimentary airport transfers are provided for clients arriving on this day. KE Land Only services begin with the evening meal. Hotel.
Day 2: Drive to Bougmez Valley and make a short walk downhill to the Touda Eco-lodge. We are welcomed with a drink and after settling in, there is time to explore the environs before dinner.
Day 3: Over the next three days we will have a series of guided day walks from our Eco-lodge base. The final itinerary will be determined by your guide who will take into account factors such as the weather, local trail conditions and the abilities of the group.
Day 4: One option from Touda is a walk up to Lake Izourar below Jebel Azourki. The shores of the lake which is situated in an ancient glacial valley, provide grazing for the livestock of the nomadic Ait Atta herdsmen.
Day 5: Other hiking possibilities include an ascent of Ait Ourit (2920m.) for magnificent views of Mgoun and the bougmez Valley, and a hike though the rich pastoral landscape of the 'Happy Valley' to the market town of Tabant.
Day 6: We return to Marrakech via an unforgetable visit to the picturesque cascades at Ouzud. We take lunch in a restaurant at the foot of the falls and we arrive back in marrakech in time to see the evening transformation of the famous Djemaa-el-Fna. We check into the group hotel.
Day 7: A free day to enjoy the sights sounds and smells of Marrakech.
Day 8: KE Land Only services end after breakfast. Complimentary airport transfers are provided for clients departing on this day.