Explore the well-known forest of Argan
Enjoy the friendly hospitality of a family of Berbers,
Take photographs to recall the visit.
Argan trees are unprecedented in the world and only thrive in Morocco. For this half-day walk, visit the Argan tree forest and learn about this fascinating tree. Walk with your guide through the forest and read about its significance to this area of Morocco. The walk is reasonably quick and is good for people who are looking for a leisurely walk.
The guide will offer insightful observations during the walk and point out the distinct phases of the life cycle of the tree. You’ll also hear of the many common items and fruits extracted from trees.
You will also walk through a tiny village where you will see a Marabout (saint’s temple) with elements dating back to the 16th century, and then you can experience local hospitality meeting and drinking tea with a local Berber family first hand. Finally, you can visit a women’s cooperative at the end of the walking trip, where you can learn the secret of creating the iconic Argan oil.