Day tour to Imlil from Marrakech

A full day Atlas mountains excursion

Day Tour to Imlil from Marrakech

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The day tour to Imlil from Marrakech starts in the morning. This is one of the best day trips from Marrakech to do during your stay in the pink city. You are going to discover the Atlas Mountains. The advantages of this day tour from Marrakech: the magnificent landscapes and the cultural experience.

Day tour to Imlil: discover the landscapes of the Atlas mountains

You head south from Marrakech to get to the village of Imlil and the High Atlas Mountains. This excursion from Marrakech can be done in one day.

Imlil is a Berber village which is a starting point for hikes in the Atlas and the ascent of Mount Toubkal. You pass through green valleys. During the summer, this day trip from Marrakech is ideal for finding freshness in the mountains. You will pass through the village of Asni before arriving in Imlil. On the road you can visit an argan cooperative. In Imlil, enjoy lunch with a local Berber family or at a restaurant overlooking the mountains.

Short hiking in Imlil during this day trip from Marrakech

After lunch, you go for a walk in Imlil with a local guide. You will walk in the mountains to discover pretty waterfalls. Also go up to Aït Souka to admire the breathtaking landscapes. Take a tea on the terrace of a traditional house and discover the lifestyle of the local Berbers. The view of the Atlas is impressive. The terraced gardens in the mountain are very beautiful, there are walnut and cherry trees. You can explore the fields and gardens around Imlil.

After these visits, you come back to Marrakech. You will be back at the end of the day (between 5 PM and 6 PM). For a visit of the Atlas mountains and the Agafay desert, see our full day tour from Marrakech.

  • Why visit Imlil ?
    The village of Imlil is located at an altitude of 1,740m, in the High Atlas mountains.
    Imlil is in the Toubkal National Park.
  • This is a full day trip in the Atlas mountains from Marrakech.
  • If you go for this Marrakech to Imlil excursion tour on a market day, you will stop to discover the atmosphere and local products.

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  • The village of Imlil is located about 70km from Marrakech.
    It takes about 1:30 to arrive by car.
  • Camel ride during the Imlil tour from Marrakech

    You can enjoy a camel tour on the way back from Imlil.
    This activity is great for children and adults.
  • This a 4x4 Marrakech day trip. But if it's a little group, then the transport is planned by minivan.


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