Mini Trek in the Gorges of the Wadi Zat - 5 Days

Mini Trek in the Gorges of the Wadi Zat
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Do you have 5 days free? From Marrakesh, discover the Zat Valley and its gorges. A valley still unspoiled by mass tourism because it is not serviced by roads. During these 3 days of walking, we will make you discover the wild Atlas and its Berber villages on the mountainside.

- The valley of Zat, wild and isolated
- The impressive Zat Gorge
- The bivouacs in the heart of the mountain
- Schedule this trek in the middle of your stay in Marrakesh
- Departure every day of the week
- Reservation possible up to 3 days before departure

Day 1
HOME / MARRAKESH

Day 2
MARRAKESH / ASSAKA / ZEROUAN - 2h30 drive and 4h walk

Day 3
ZEROUAN / OUED ZAT - 7h walk

Day 4
ZAT WADI / OURIKA / MARRAKESH VALLEY - 7h walk and 1h30 drive

Day 5
MARRAKESH / HOME

OR Possibility of a trek without the nights in Marrakesh

Day 1
MARRAKESH / ASSAKA / ZEROUAN - 2h30 drive and 4h walk

Day 2
ZEROUAN / OUED ZAT - 7h walk

Day 3
ZAT WADI / OURIKA VALLEY / MARRAKESH – 7h walk and 1h30 drive

Day 1: HOME / MARRAKESH
Flight from point of origin to Marrakesh (not included in price) and welcome at the airport. Please communicate your flight schedule beforehand. Transfer to the hotel. Depending on the time of arrival, free time in Marrakesh. OR Go directly to the hotel for people already on site. Dinner and overnight at the hotel.

Day 2: MARRAKESH / ASSAKA / ZEROUAN - 2h30 drive and 4h walk
See you in the morning to go to the Zat Valley. It is at the bottom of this valley, when the road gives way to mule tracks, that we find the team that will accompany us during these 3 days. We will go up the valley directly in the bed of the river which flows between the impressive cliffs of the gorges. From there we can admire the Berber villages that dominate them. Overnight camping in the village of Zerouan.

Day 3: ZEROUAN / OUED ZAT - 7h walk
A lovely day awaits us as we go along the canyon of Zat by walking in the water, in the bed of the river (sandals provided). We will regularly meet shepherds leading their flocks to the plateaus. Some women from the villages overlooking us, who go about their daily work (crops, laundry, wood collection ...). For the brave, visit a typical village overlooking the canyon. Bivouac at the edge of the wadi Zat.

Day 4: WADI ZAT / OURIKA VALLEY / MARRAKESH - 7h walk and 1h30 drive
This morning, a beautiful climb awaits us. It will allow us to leave the Wadi Zat and to find the famous valley of the Ourika. After crossing a pass at 2900m, a long descent awaits us through the orchards and gardens to reach the Ourika Valley. We will then take the road to Marrakesh. Dinner and overnight at the hotel.

Day 5: MARRAKESH / HOME
Breakfast and transfer to the airport. Return flight to point of origin. OR end of service.

OR Possibility of a trek without the nights in Marrakesh

Day 1: MARRAKESH / ASSAKA / ZEROUAN - 2h30 drive and 4h walk
Go early in the morning to your hotel to go to the Zat Valley. It is at the bottom of this valley, when the road gives way to mule tracks, that we find the team that will accompany us during these 3 days. We will go up the valley directly in the bed of the river which flows between the impressive cliffs of the gorges. From there we can admire the Berber villages that dominate them. Overnight camping in the village of Zerouan.

Day 2: ZEROUAN / WADI ZAT - 7h walk
A lovely day awaits us as we go along the canyon of Zat by walking in the water, in the bed of the river (sandals provided). We will regularly meet shepherds leading their flocks to the plateaus. Some women from the villages overlooking us, who go about their daily work (crops, laundry, wood collection ...). For the brave, visit a typical village overlooking the canyon. Bivouac at the edge of the wadi Zat.

Day 3: WADI ZAT / OURIKA VALLEY / MARRAKESH - 7h walk and 1h30 drive
This morning, a beautiful climb awaits us. It will allow us to leave the Wadi Zat and to find the famous valley of the Ourika. After crossing a pass at 2900m, a long descent awaits us through the orchards and gardens to reach the Ourika Valley. We will then take the road to Marrakesh. Dinner and overnight at the hotel.

> For climatic, logistical, administrative and / or economic reasons, or following a change in flight schedules, this circuit may have its stages modified or replaced. The circuit can also be performed in the opposite direction.
Point-Voyages reserves the right to make these changes without jeopardising the smooth running of the circuit.

Guide price based on 2 people: €380 per person

This price includes:
- Land transport
- Airport transfers
- Full board - except meals not included and mentioned in "This price does not include"
- Accommodation
- The supervision team
- English speaking guide
- The foam mattress
- The tent

This price does not include:
- Home-Marrakesh flights - possibility of obtaining them from our services
- The dinners of days 1 and 4 in Marrakesh
- The lunches of the days 1 and 5.
- Sleeping bags

Prices :
This circuit is a land package WITHOUT air. Flights are your responsibility.
On the other hand, this tour is offered in 5 days with 2 nights hotel in Marrakesh. But it is possible not to take the 2 nights in Marrakesh. In this case, subtract €70 / pers.

Flight info:
This circuit is a land package WITHOUT air. Flights are your responsibility. But, we can also - on request - take care of your air reservation.

Transfers:
Return airport / hotel transfers are included. You must give us your flight plan before you leave.

Level:
Good level of walking with an average of 7 hours per day.

Accommodation:
2 nights in a hotel, double or triple room
2 nights in bivouac
OR possibility not to take the 2 nights in Marrakesh. In this case, subtract €70 / pers.
You must give us the name of your hotel in Marrakesh, before your departure.

Passport:
Validity of 3 months after your return.

Visa:
No visa required for European citizens. Please check before booking.

Vaccine:
There is no compulsory vaccine in Morocco.

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