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FULL DAY TRIP TO THE 3 BERBER VALLEYS AND ATLAS MOUNTAINS

FULL DAY TRIP TO THE 3 BERBER VALLEYS AND ATLAS MOUNTAINS
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FULL DAY TRIP TO THE 3 BERBER VALLEYS AND ATLAS MOUNTAINS
USD 75.47
Overview
This extraordinary excursion to the Atlas mountains and Berber villages is a unique chance to  discover the hidden parts of the berber culture, your hand-picked local guide will ensure you get under the skin of this area you are visiting . you will visit  the hand-made Argan oil co-operative run entirely by women to support divorced or unemployed women in the local region. Then continue  and have the chance to try a very authentic lunch at a local Berber house,then drive back to Marrakech.

ACTIVITY HIGHLIGHTS:
  • Discovery of Berber villages & learning about local life.
  •  Discovery of the hand-made Argan oil cooperative.
  •  Lush, green oasis in the foothills of the Atlas Mountains.
  •  Fast-flowing rivers that cut through the mountain valleys.
  •  Authentic lunch in a local Berber house.
What to Expect
Your English-speaking tour guide will pick you up at around 8:00 and drive towards the Ourika valley ,which is lusciously green,full of trees and flowers ,blooming bushes and fascinating waterfalls.There we will visit an authentic Berber market (on Mondays).In the next stop we will do as the locals do and ride camels for half an hour in the valleyand then stop in the Berber ladies co-operative where Berber women make Argan oil. Argan nuts are unique to Morocco,the Berber women have been using this incredibly nourishing,organic and chemical-free gift from nature since the old day .Nowadays it is used by the most famous cosmetic brands in the USA and Europe. 
      After having a drink by the river we will drive to Oukaimden we will have the opportunity to travel unveiling breathtaking hidden views ,stop in some Berber villages for taking photos and meet local kids ;we highly encourage our clients to bring small items: hats ,gloves,socks or school furniture (really needed), we will stop so you can distribute them yourself. 
      In the heart of the Atlas Mountains at around 1900 meters high ,lies a very authentic Berber village, it is where we will have a tasty lunch in a Berber house  Served by the family on the roof deck with a fabulous view .After lunch we will stop to take photos of the second highest peak in Africa Toubkal. (4167 m),then we head towards the third Valley Asni known for its Orchards of Apples. the tour ends by a fantastic drive Back to Marrakesh through the white summits of the high Atlas Mountains at appropriately 16:30 .
Please note: A minimum of two people per booking is required.
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Reviewed 29 May 2018
Fantastic and informative

Stunning trip into the valleys near Marrakech and way up into the Atlas mountains to see the views and Berber villages. Our guide, Abdul, was really friendly and very informative. He was happy to answer our questions and gave lots of background information, including his...More

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Newman A, Manager at Morocco Insight Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear friend Thank you very much for such a great review! It is only through feedbacks such as yours that we are able to maintain and indeed, where necessary, improve upon the service that we provide to our valued guests. We work really hard to...More

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Reviewed 30 April 2018 via mobile
Amazing views and best food in (or should I say out) of town!

We got picked up nice and early around 8am, in a nice air conditioned 4x4, onto pick up one more couple a and off we went. Up Into the atlas mountains, for the whole day, I don't want to explain everything we did as its...More

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Newman A, Manager at Morocco Insight Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear luke&Jo Thank you so much for your very kind review, you were great as well ,we can fell you had a good time and this means the world to us! We hope to see you again soon. Best regards!! Abdul

Reviewed 9 April 2018
Great day outdoors

An amazing day out during our trip in Morocco. Abdul was a fantastic tour guide and he took us to great places outside the city. Lunch in the mountains was a definitive highlight and beautiful experience. I would definitely recommend this tour to anyone visiting...More

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Abdollah A, Manager at Morocco Insight Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 13 April 2018

Dear guest Thank you so much for taking time and sharing your feedback with other tourists. we are glad to hear that you enjoyed The trip you did with Morocco insight tours and that you are satisfied with our services . As always your satisfaction...More

Reviewed 7 April 2018 via mobile
Abdul tour

We had such a lovely time on the Marokko day with Abdul. We meet a other lovely couple from London and book spontaneous also the camel ride tour. The colors of the mountains are incredible and for sure a place to go when you find...More

Thank Tamara Z
Abdollah A, 經理 at Morocco Insight Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 14 April 2018

Dear Tamara Thank you so much for taking time and sharing your feedback with other tourists. we are glad to hear that you enjoyed the trip you did with Morocco insight tours and that you are satisfied with our services . As always your satisfaction...More

Reviewed 30 March 2018 via mobile
Unforgettable experience

One of the highlights of our trip in Morocco, everyone should visit the Berber villages.. One of the most unforgettable experience was when we met Abdul’s family and sharing a dinner with them! We miss you and your family! Thank you so much for driving...More

Thank Jessryn Marie L
Newman A, General Manager at Morocco Insight Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 31 March 2018

Dear jessryn Thank you very much for such a great review! It was a pleasure to meet you and your sister my daughter still remember you .It is only through feedbacks such as yours that we are able to maintain and indeed, where necessary, improve...More

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