The High Atlas is a region in Morocco covering the mountain range and surrounding destinations such as Marrakech. It's a regular destination for mountain hikers, ski enthusiasts, or travellers interested in the indigenous Berber culture found throughout its many peaks and valleys.
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Marrakech, also known as Marrakesh, is one of the imperial cities of Morocco. The name Marrakech originates from the Amazigh …
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Imlil is a village in the High Atlas Mountains of Morocco. It is a good starting point for a trekking holiday or for climbing Mt Toubkal the highest mountain in North Africa.
Tacheddirt is a small village high up in the Atlas Mountains of Morocco. It is the highest settlement in the Rhirhaia valley, about 2.5 miles further up than Ikkiss.
Amizmiz is a small town in Morocco approximately 55 kilometers south of Marrakech.
Aït-Benhaddou is a city in Morocco. This is a traditional Mud Brick city on the edge of the High Atlas Mountains.
Oukaimeden is a ski resort in the High Atlas. It is one of the few places in Morocco where skiing is possible, and it also boasts the highest ski lift in Africa.
Setti Fatma is a small village in the Ourika Valley in Morocco. The old original berber village has now been completely centered around tourism with the seven falls being the main attraction.
The Ourika Valley is about 60km by road from Marrakech in Morrocco. Situated in the foothills of the High Atlas, it contains a number of Berber villages, female co-operatives manufacturing Argan oil and a set of waterfalls near the village of Ourika itself.
Tinerhir is a town in the High Atlas region of Morocco. Take a day hike in the beautiful Todra Gorge.
Marigha is a village in the mountainous High Atlas region around Marrakech in Morocco.
Toubkal National Park is a national park in the High Atlas region of Morocco.
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