Atlas Mountains holidays are the perfect antidote to the bustle
of Marrakech, and there are an increasing number of excellent
places to stay with comfortable rooms, traditional hammam steam
rooms and expansive roof terraces.
Aside from acting as a chilled out 'decompression chamber' after
hectic Marrakech, the Atlas Mountains are also an excellent place
for exploration. Trek with an
experienced guide through walnut groves and past Berber
goatherds, taking in the incredible views down valleys dotted with
Atlas Mountains day trips are possible, but more adventurous
souls can try an overnight trip, accompanied by a donkey laden with
all the necessary food and bedding for an overnight stay in a
Also possible is the beautiful ascent of Jebel Toubkal
itself, which involves an overnight stay in a comfortable but basic
Original Travel knows all the best kasbahs to stay in, and can
arrange treks to suit every fitness - or interest - level.