HIGHLIGHTS STAY WITH A BERBER FAMILY
- Have a chance to meet Lahoucine and his family
- Get insight into Berber village life
- Stroll around the farm where they produce peass, apples, plums, vegetables and grains
- Lahoucine will take you on hikes through the valley and peaks
- Learn to cook Moroccan food from Fatima
- Duration: 6 days >
Welcome to our village in the valley of Aït Bouguemez. We warmly invite you into our family and explore the stunning surroundings, taste our food and all the products we grow.
Day 1: Today you will arrive in Marrakesh where I or my friend guide will be waiting for you. You will have time to explore the beautiful city and have an overnight stay before we continue our journey to my village the next day.
Day 2: Today we will travel to my village, Ait ayoub, 240km (5hrs driving) from Marrakesh. You will be warmly welcomed by my family. Enjoy a delicious lunch by my wife and have time to explore the village in the afternoon.
Day 3: We will start our day with a delicious breakfast and then walk to the sheepfolds of Ait Ayoub. Here you will have the chance to meet with a family of shepherds. In the afternoon, you will enjoy a discovery workshop of a typical craft activity of the village.
Day 4: In the morning, if you like, you can help and participate in the work on the fields. I can show you all the different products that we produce like various cereals, fruits and vegetables. In the afternoon we will have a nice walk via berber villages to shrine Sidi Moussa (2008m). Here we will visit a berber women cooperative which values the agricultural products of the valley then mills of Aït Imi.
Day 5: Today we will start our day with a walk on the ridge of Adaline with superb views of the valley. In the afternoon, you have the chance of learning to cook traditional Morrocan food.
Day 6: Today it is time to see goodbye. We will bring you back to Marrakesh. On the way we can visit the waterfalls of Ouzoud and in the afternoon you can still visit Marrakesh. You will have an overnight stay in Marrakesh before continuing your journey.
- Airport transfers / hotel in Marrakesh, hotel in Marrakesh / airport.
- return transportation between Marrakesh and Ait Ayoub
- Hotel in Marrakesh based on Bed & Breakfast
- 4 nights in gîte with full board at the house of Lahoucine
- English-speaking our guide
- Lunches and dinners in Marrakesh