Explore Saghro Oasis, volcanic country
Period: October to May
Duration: 8 days
Level: Easy

Detailed Itinerary

Day 1: Arrive in Marrakech. Transfer to your hotel, dinner included.

Day 2: Marrakech – Col de Tichka – Ouarzazate – Ait Saoune – Agdez – Tansikht – Nkob – Hanedour – local hotel. 350 kms driving

Day 3: Hanedour – Assif n’Igue – Oasis Tifdassine – Irhazzoune n’ Imlass – camp. 5 hours walking.

Day 4: Tifdassine – Valley Amguis – Bab n’Ali – Ousdidene – camp at oasis Boualouz.
5 hours 30 mins walking.

Day 5: Oasis Bouallouz – Valley Afourar – Oasis Igli – Falaise Tassigdelt – camp (2000 m altitude).
5 hours walking.

Day 6: Tassigdelt – Col Tassigdelt (2200 m altitude) – Sommet Kouaouch (2600 m altitude) – Almou n’Ouarg – camp (2300 m altitude)
5 hours 30 mins walking.

Day 7: Almou n Ouarg – Iferd (2450 m altitude) – Tislit n’Ouzerzam – Allili – Plateau de Tagdilte – Valley Dades – Ouarzazate – Marrakech
6-7 Hours/350 kms driving.

Day 8: Transfer to airport.

Please do not hesitate to contact Tizi Trekking if you require any further information.

What to Bring

For Tizi Trekking you need to prepare as you would for walking in any mountain region; it can be warm and sunny during the day but the weather in the mountains can quickly change from sunshine to snow and cold winds (autumn through late spring). Please do not leave any rubbish behind you; carry out what you carry in.

Tizi trekking are tailored to match the season and your level of fitness. You have the choice of basing yourself in Berber Guesthouses, from where you can take daily walks, or you can Atlas Mule Trek for 2+ days. On mule treks you usually have the choice of staying in Berber Guesthouse/with families or wild camping in 2-person tents. In addition to regular packing, here is a Check List for Tizi trekking:

  • Good walking boots and socks
  • Comfortable shoes/slippers for camp/guesthouse
  • Trekking pants
  • Lightweight waterproof over-trousers / rain-pants