CROSSING TALASSEMTANE NATURAL PARK
With its splendid landscapes, its plant and rare animal species, Talassemtane national park is a site of dream for ecological tourism. This circuit guarantees a true discovery of this world heritage.
DAY 1 : TANGER – CHEFCHAOUEN
Transfer from airport / port of Tangier to Chefchaouen. Visit of the Medina and half board accommodation in Casa Hassan a charming hotel.
DAY 2 : CHEFCHAOUEN-ZAOUIYA HABTEENE
We begin the trek accompanied by a local guide and mule. During the hike we observe striking nature as well as Jbala daily life. The trek lasts 4 hours. We reach Talassemtane guesthouse and we will have a typical lunch with a rural family. Afterwards you are invited to learn local cuisine. Habte family will share with you their knowledge and traditions. Then, we walk through the villager and visit marabou Abdelah Habte, an influential religious figure that had much impact on the inhabitant at a certain era in the province of Chefchaouen. Dinner and overnight stay at Gite Talassemtane
DAY 3 : ZAOUIYA HABTEENE-PLACA D4ESPAGNE (Reserve Naturel de Talassemtane)-Taourarte
The following day you will enjoy a local breakfast consisted of local product. Then we start our hike to Mount Lakraa 2159m. We go down to Plaça d’espagne, an air of relaxation and observation by excellence in a fir forest. The trek lasts around 7 hours. Picnic lunch will be under the fir trees. Transfer by land rover to Taourarte village where we spend the night in half board accommodation with a rural family.
DAY 4: TAOURARTE-TARIA-AZILANE
Breakfast early in the morning, next we continue our expedition in the Park through a remarkable vegetation. Our hike lasts 4 hours. We arrive to Azilane village where we will get a warm welcome by Abdelkader in his rural house. Lunch is at Abdelkader’s. Dinner and overnight in Azilane at Abdelkader’s
DAY 5: AZILANE-OUSLAF-AKCHOUR
Early in the morning breakfast and then we continue our trek in the park crossing remarkable vegetation. Our excursion lasts 6 hours of walk. Once arrived to the Azilane village a warm welcome by Abdelkader the owner of the house rural. Lunch will be at Abdelkader’s and then exploration of Douar. Dinner and accommodation in Azilane lodging at Abdelkader’s
DAY 6 : AKCHOUR-KELLA-CHEFCHAOUEN
Breakfast at the gite and then we hike back to Chefchaouen through Kella village, known for its old granaries and its tilted and very old mosque. After 7 hours we arrive to Chefchaouen. Half board accommodation in Casa Hassan a charming guest house
DAY 7: CHEFCHAOUEN-TANGIER
Breakfast and transfer to Tangier
Throughout the year depending on climate conditions
Full board accommodation, guide, transport