THE SPECTACULAR VALLEY OF DADES – NATURE HIKING IN THE HIGH ATLAS
Duration 11 days
Highlights of this tour
• Arrival and immersion in the royal city of Marrakech
• Crossing the High Atlas
• Visit of the Kasbahs Telouet and Ait Benhaddou
• 5-day trekking circuit around Dades Valley and Valley of Roses
• Return to Marrakech
Dades Valley is one of the most impressing places with its mountain walls in all shades of red ocher and fantastic geological rock formations, groves of olive and fig trees, silent kasbah ruins from the past and its habitants, the Berbers – some of them still living in caves.
On this trekking you will be guided by a local Berber, you will enjoy the warm berber hospitality and rural lifestyle, learn about the history of the Dades region, the culture and will sleep with the habitants of the area.
Start of this 5-day trekking tour is at Gorge de Miguirne and then hiking in a circuit around the plateau of Boutaghrar between Dades Valley and Valley of Roses, where the Berber alwaays live in caves. njoying wonderful views of the colorful area with its rock formations, passing waterfalls, finding sources of purest water and friendly habitants where we will stay overnight.