EXCURSIONS - Marrakech - TIN MAL MOSQUE

For those wishing to spend a day in the Atlas Mountains and experience the true spirit of the Berber way of life, A bit of all – scenery, culture, walking (and local food of course)The driver will meet you at your hotel in Ouirgane or Marigha or marrakech and we will head forward to Ijoukak, passing by the Ouirgane lake and several berber villages. In Ijoukak, the Agoundis Valley joins the Nfis. On Wednesdays, there is also an important local berber market in town. After a short stop, we continue our drive to Talaat n’Yakoub, from where we start our about 1h30 walk to the Tin Mal Mosque, passing by the villages of Ait Berihi and Imawnan. The Tin Mal Mosque was built in 1156 to commemorate the founder of the Almohad dynasty, Mohamed Ibn Tumart, and is besides the Hassan II Mosque in Casablanca the second mosque in Morocco which can be visited by non-Muslims. It also was the model for the Koutoubia in Marrakesh and is listed on the UNESCO World Heritage Tentative List since 1 July 1995 in the Cultural category.After this visit, the driver will pick us up at the mosque, and on the way to the Tizi n’ Test at an altitude of 2092 m, we will enjoy lunch in a berber family and visit a family, working on pottery. The pass of the Tizi n’Test was the first modern route to link Marrakesh with the Souss plain and was built by the French from 1926 to 1932.We will return on this spectacular road to Ouirgane / Marigha / Marrakech and will be back in the late afternon. A unique experience and a day you will always remember.

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Experiences:
Attractions
Art and History
Farmers Market
Landmarks
Nightlife
Outdoor Activities
Shopping
Workshops
Other
Languages spoken: French English
Recommended gear: Please wear comfortablesunglasses and sunscreen with you. that we can currently only accept
Included in price: Roundtrip transfer - Comfortable and airconditionned transport - Local herbal tea (served with olives) - honey, olive oil, homemade bread ... etc.) at the edge of the Ouirganne lake. - Lunch in a local family house near Tinmel. - Bottle of water. - Available: every day - Departure time: 08h30 Local time of your hotel - Return time: 17H00 Local time
Not Included in price: Alcoholic beverages
Additional Information: The trip to the TIN MAL MOSQUE offers pleasant moments of relaxation, panoramic views overlooking the beautiful landscapes of the region and you will discover the way of life mountain and Berber of its inhabitants.
Refund policy : you pay on PayPal
Cancellations : For a full refund, cancel at least 48 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
Availability : Every day