A day trip to the Atlas Mountains
Embark on an unforgettable journey starting with a scenic 1 hour and 30 minute drive from Marrakech to the charming village of Imlil, nestled at an elevation of 1700 meters. As you wind through the captivating landscapes, you'll witness the gradual transition from the bustling city to the serene mountains. Begin your exploration by trekking through lush orchards, ascending towards the village of Armed, situated at an elevation of 2000 meters. The trail will lead you through picturesque surroundings, immersing you in the natural beauty of the region. Indulge in a truly authentic experience as you savor a traditional Berber lunch. From this elevated viewpoint, you'll be treated to awe-inspiring vistas of Toubkal, the highest peak in North Africa, standing proudly in the distance. After lunch, your journey continues as you descend through the village, making your way towards the bridge. Here, you'll join a dirt track that leads you onto a narrow path, allowing you to take a picturesque shortcut downhill towards the heart of Imlil.