6-Day trekking in Ait Boulli and Ait Bouguemez valley

The Ait Bouguemez valley called «Happy Valley» located in the heart of the high central atlas, enjoys a huge plateau at 2000 meters of altitude watered from all sides with high peaks such as M’goun (4068 m), Azourki (3682 m), and Rat (3800 m), it is a very cultivated valley: vegetables and apple trees. The happy valley offers a variety of fabulous landscapes and a Berber culture jealously preserved by its inhabitants, while being open to the sights of visitors with a warm welcome. We offer you an active stay in this beautiful Atlas valley. Settled in a traditional house of good comfort, we will go every day to discover the beauties of this region and to meet its population with legendary hospitality.
Private Tour
Culture and History
Trekking in Nature
marrakech, Morocco
6 days
English, French, Spanish

What we'll do

Day 1: Marrakech – Demnate – Imin-ifri – Ait Boulli

The departure around 8am from Marrakech to Demnate, with a break in the small village of Imin-ifri, a small walk in this amazing natural site (the natural bridge). See traces of Dinosaurs after the village Tizi noubadou.

Continue by a mountainous road to the red valley of Ait Boulli. Arrival at our cottage in Ait Boulli. In the afternoon, we will then have time to discover the village and make contact with the daily life of the Berbers. 5H of road. Overnight at a Berber guest house.

Day 2: Ait Boulli Valley – Tafenfant Plateau – Arouss Valley

A nice 3.5 hour walk to the Tafenfant plateau. Meet nomads with their herds of goats and sheeps.

Lunch will be prepared by our cooker in the countryside. After two hours of walking by a path that goes down to the beautiful valley of Arouss.

6h of walking (a sportif day and maybe it’s the longest one).

Day 3: Arouss Valley – Agouti – Aguerd N’ouzrou – Ait Imi

We go to the village Agouti, then Idoukalen at the collective attic of Sidi Chita. We cross the fields of (wheat corn, apple trees, poplars, walnut. Slowly…). We will take the time to observe the daily work of villagers in the fields and small grain mills.

Dinner and overnight in the Ait Imi village. 4h30 walk.

Day 4: Ait Imi – Adazene Mountains – Ait Hkem – Ait Ouchi Valley

After breakfast, we head to the village Ibaquallioune with its former attic in the heart of the village and its prehistoric remains make a very important stop. Then a climb of 400 meters of Adazen mountain. Lunch will be served as a picnic in nature

After an hour of walk, we will arrive at our cottage in the village Ait Ouchi

Day 5: Ait hkem – Ikhf N’ighir – Timit

This walk will allow us to discover the daily life of Ait Bouguemez valley and to admire sumptuous landscapes. We walk along the valley to reach Iskatafene and the beautiful village of Ikhf N’ighir. We will have a small climb towards the collective attic and the marabout of Sidi moussa (a venerated saint, famous for the care of spiritual diseases).

The building at the same time is a collective attic It is a fortified building that used to store and/or preserve harvests, jewellery and valuable documents). Magnificent view on three directions of the valley of Ait Bougmez known as the happy valley.

Day 6: Timit – Azilal – Marrakech

We leave the happy valley by resuming the road to Azilal then Marrakech. Lunch will be served in a local restaurant on our way back to Marrakech.

Free afternoon to get old medina’s souks. ****

Where we'll go


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Meeting point

metting point cafe de frence marrakech

Good to know

Good to know

The gorges of Arous, the cultivated green fields of the happy valley of Ait Bougmez and those of Ait Bouilli, the of Sidi Moussa. The dinosaur traces of Ibakllioune village, the adobe architecture of villages, Meeting with the local population.

What is included?

  • All meals while hiking
  • 05 nights in guest houses
  • Road transfers to and from Marrakech (Two ways)
  • Multiers and mules services
  • Cooker
  • Multilingual certified guide

What is not included?

  • Marrakech Hotel and Dining
  • Drinks and personal fees
  • Tips

Cancellation and refund

The booking fee ($44.00 p.p. included in the displayed price) is non-refundable if you cancel your booking. If a local cancels a booking or does not show up at the agreed time and place, you receive a full refund of the booking fee.

You are buying a unique experience that also empowers local communities and people to improve their lives by sharing their knowledge and lifestyle.

We give space for creativity. The locals themselves decide and develop the activity idea and design it in a way they find interesting.

Locals get 100% of the price they want. The booking fee is added separately.

Meet the Local


Hello i'm mustapha I'm a berber i love to meet people from all over the world and i will be your host ,this are my experience along with my wish to share it with you, I'm living my dream in my berber village near to Agafay Desert. I spend my time discovering the Nature.

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