High atlas Tour villages 4WD (8 days 7 nights).
In this tour, you will discover the Art of carving. In the High Atlas with its three major sites: Oukaimeden – Yagour and Tizi-n-Tirghiste. These sculptures are the works of proto-historic men. Men who wandered the mountains with their herds during the grazing season. Depending on the technique of picketing and polishing, they carved all day long different forms of anthropomorphic, zoomorphic and weapons on the sandstone dales.
The traces of Jurassic dinosaurs on limestone slabs underwent changes in form due to plate tectonics that led to the formation of the Atlas.
Day 01: Arrival to Marrakech and transfer to the hotel ou Riad
Day 02: Marrakech – Laarba Tighadouine – Plateau Yagour – Marrakech
Excursion to the richest rock carving site in the High Atlas, Ygour Plateau. Located in Upper West Atlas (2200 m) over the village of Larbaa Tighdouine. The plateau is also a great summer pasture frequented by nomads of neighboring tribes. Return to Marrakech in the evening.
Day 03: Marrakech – Ouzoud – Azilal – Ait Bougmez
Departure to the Happy Valley Ait Bougmez, located in the central High Atlas (1800 m). On the road, we will visit the waterfalls of Ouzoud. Night stay with locals.
Day 04: Ait Bougmez – Ait Boully – Ait Bougmez
Early in the morning, we walk to discover the traces of dinosaur in Agerd Ouzrou and the village of Ibakellioune. In the afternoon, we drive to the valley of Ait Boully. Rich with colorful fields, where we visit the rock carvings of Tizi n Tirghiste. Later, we go back to Ait Bougmez where we spend the night at the Gite
Day 05: Ait Bougmez – Zaouiat Ahansal – Tilouguite
Leaving the valley of Ait Bougmez towards Zaouiat Ahansal, we will stop to see the peak of Aroudane (Gigantic rocky mountain), continue along the Oued Ahansal to reach the Rocher Cathedral (conglomeratic mountain in the shape of a Cathedral). Night stay at the inn.
Day 06: Cathedral – Ouaouizerth – Afourer – Marrakech
Crossing the village of Tilouguite with its beautiful Kasbahs. We reach the Passage of Laabadine where we pause for a walking tour to the Atlasorus dinosaur site. Enjoy the beautiful landscapes on the lake of Ben Elouidane. After Afourer, we drive back to Marrakech.
Day 07: Visit Marrakech
Day 08: Transfer to the airport for the flight.