CANYONING TRIP TO MOROCCO
IN ORDER TO QUENCH THE THIRST OF ADVENTURE OF ENTHUSIASTIC CANYONERS, EXPEDICIONES HAS CREATED A SERIE OF UNIQUE CANYONING TRIPS. DO YOU FEEL LIKE EXPLORING THE CANYONS OF THE ATLAS MOUNTAINS IN THE SAME WAY THE PIONEERS DID IT? THOSE CIRCUITS WILL DELIGHT ATHLETES LOOKING FOR THRILLS, BREATHTAKING LANDSCAPES AND WILDERNESS.
Considering the specificities of Moroccan territory, those canyoning tours mix trekking and canyoning: You will walk in the legendary landscapes of the Atlas Mountains with spectacular formations, and will descend into vertical canyons surrounded by vertiginous cliffs carved by snowmelt.
Morocco is an amazing spot for canyoning lovers. You will discover hidden worlds inaccessible without equipment and reserved until now to few intrepid Berber shepherds. In small groups (4-6 max per guide) for a maximum of safety, you’ll have access to plenty of aquatic or dry abseiling, and opposition movements in chaos of gigantic blocks. Come and try this extreme cocktail of fun and adrenaline in a wild and preserved natural environment.
Respect, solidarity, mutual aid in the effort and having an opened mind are the main ingredients to enjoy these treasures of nature and live an unforgettable human experience with the Berbers.
PRICE OF THE CANYONING TRIP TO MOROCCO
|Price per person (VAT 21% included)|
|WEEK OF CANYONING IN MOROCCO||800€ (or 750€/pers if you are 2 or 3)|
|Prices for mounted groups or canyoning custom-made travels in Morocco||Ask us|
Tours and dates of the canyoning trip in Morocco
Canyoning in the Atlas: 8 days > 8 days, 4 canyons y 2 bivouacs> Next trips: April and October
Number of persons per group: minimum 4, maximum 6
Technical and physical difficulty: Medium/high demanding
Price of the journey: 800€ (or 750€/pers if you are 2 or 3) (Note: the insurance in the price does cover cancelation fees. it is possible to add it at 48€)
The price includes: All meals from arrival till dispersion in the airport of Marrakech (breakfast, lunch, dinner, tea and break snacks), accommodation (Hotel, Inn, Camping and bivouac), all the logistics (vehicles, carriers, muleteers), supervision by technical guides graduates and Logistics (chauffeurs and cooks), technical equipments, insurance and management fees.
The price does not include: air travel to and from Marrakech, additional consumption, gratuities and personal expenses..
Program of the canyoning trip to Morocco in the canyons of the Atlas (8 days – 7 nights)
Day 1: Flight till Marrakech and transfert to the gorgeous village of Zaouiat Ahansal with 4×4 in the heart of the High Atlas mountain. Night in a Inn/hut preparing our body and soul for the next days of adventures and chalenges.
Day 2: Breakfast and trekking day toward the wonderful village of Tagghia surrounded by cliff and paradise for climbers. Lunch and first canyon descent to reactivates reflexes, safe habbits and vertical sensations (rope manipulations, oppositions, balance…). Dinner and night in a typical Berber Inn.
Day 3 : Breakfast and trekking to ascend till plateaux where starts some of the most beautiful canyons of Morocco, Africa and maybe the world. Muleteers will follow us charging all the necessary material for the next days (tent/bivouac/canyoning equipments, typical moroccan food etc). First night of Bivouac.
Day 4: Breakfast and descent of the first canyon. Natural jowel with unique rocky formations lost between high cliff, this aquatic canyon offer a range of abseils and gorgeous oppositions. Then we will come back till the next base camp walking following a scenic treck use by local goats shepherds enjoying berber teas, a good meal before the second night of Bivouac.
Day 5: Descent of the second canyons. After the breakfast, muleteers will take back the equipments to Tagghia while we abseil to reach the Akka n’Tagghia superior, one of the most impressive canyons, semi-aquátic, very wild, narrow and dark for extreme pleasures. Then, we will do another vertiginous walk to return till Tagghia to stay in our berber inn, rest and enjoy a good dinner.
Day 6: Early breakfast before to start the trekking until the 4th canyon. Another cocktail of adrenaline rush abseiling the waterfalls and amazing views will be the ingredient of this aquatic canyon that lets nobody indifferent. Then finishing the canyon, we will walk back till Zahouiat Anhansal for the last night in the Atlas Mountains.
Day 7: Drive back till Marrakech with 4X4, cultural visits and good bye dinner. Night in Hotel.
Day 8: Way back till the airport and go back home.
Videos of previous canyoning trips to Morocco
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Equipment needed for the stay: Bag-back of 55-60 liters, individual sleeping bag (confort 5’C), flashlight with batteries frontal kind, flexible hiking boots / tennis (with laces and good soil), sunscreen, gap, sunglasses, hat / light glove, waterproof jacket Gortex types, shorts, swimwear, pants lightweight, fleece jacket, spare clothing (cotton and synthetic T shirts, sweater, socks, underwear), small toiletry and towel.
Important note: For Morocco, the passport must have at least 6 months validity before ending, in order to stay in the country.