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The circuit from Todra Gorge to Gheris Gorge

Recently paved, the road connecting the Todra Gorge to the Gheris Gorge by the High Atlas offers visitors magnificent mountain scenery, interesting soil villages with its Kasbahs, several impressive canyons and contact with a nice population that is not yet accustomed to mass tourism.

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Imiter gorges, High Atlas

Ait Hani region, High Atlas

Kasbah At Moha Assi, Assoul

Zaoua Sidi Bou Yakoub, Assoul

Amsad gorges, Gheris river

Km 0 From the center of Tinghir, we take the road to Errachidia, then the first detour to the left towards the Todra Gorge. We overlook the palm-grove, with beautiful views of the fields and Ksour.

Km 15 We enter in the Todra Gorge. The canyon continues for 18 km, after which the valley opens and we see the marabout called Agourram n'Tamassint.

Km 37 Tamtatoucht, beautiful village surrounded by green fields and gray mountains. There are a large number of hostels and seven soil Kasbahs dated in the begin of 20th century.

Km 53 At Hani. We leave on left the road for Imilchil.

Km 54 Douar with a Kasbah well restored.

Km 56 Douar with some Kasbahs.

Km 58 Tin Iderine, beautiful village surrounded by green fields.

Km 70 We see some caves inhabited by nomadic herders.

Km 90 Assoul. Wednesday market. After the market square, on the right, you can go down to walk on the apple orchards, from where we see the old village, the Kasbah of Ait Moha Assi and the Zaouia of Sidi Bou Yakoub with its earthen minaret.

Km 99 At Sidi Meh. Behind the village stands up a cliff with a watchtower at the top.

Km 102 Amougr. We see the old Ksar on the right.

Km 114 Imiter, set of many villages in the gorge of the same name. The most interesting is Ifri, situated into a big cave.

Km 118 Amellaghou. We take the 7101 road on right. Then we go into the Amsad gorges and we descend the Gheris valley surrounded by Ksour.

Km 149 Tadighoust. A track on the right allows to reach the pottery of Mo in 3 km.

Km 167 Goulmima. Taking the N-10 road on the right, remain 77 Km back to Tinghir.

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