Frequently asked questions
Below is a collection of the most frequently asked questions in regards to our tours, overnight stays during tours, transfer points during tours .
Many clients about the cost of our tours and though we have put some guiding prices on the site, the final answer depends on each guest’s choice. At High Atlas Tours you’re receiving a unique and customized experience no matter which tour you choose, so pricing is also custom. Our goal is to make the best price which suits the pleasures and pocket of every visitor, after all, you deserve a vacation that’s just for you.
Terms of Booking and Deposit
After you confirm your suitable itinerary and dates with us, we require a deposit which is necessary to reserve your tour with us. We require the deposit to be made at least 2 weeks before your arrival.
While you start your tour in Morocco with us, you can please pay us the balance of your tour either in Euros, US Dollar, or using your Credit Card. Please note there is an extra fee for the use of the “Visa or Master Card” due to their processing fees.
If you wish you can also complete payment before your arrival via bank transfer.
Want to depart from a different city? Stay a few extra days? Add an extra stop? Take two tours, back-to-back? With most of our packages, it’s no problem, and we’re happy to oblige. You can request a change when you book online, in the special requests section. Or complete your reservation and contact us as soon as possible, and we’ll promptly let you know the price and availability. (Fees and/or additional charges may apply.)
Please contact us immediately. After your reservation has been confirmed, changes or cancellation do incur a fee.
Changes: Fees & rules vary by package, but for most packages, a $50–150 per person fee applies, in addition to any fees imposed by airlines, cruise lines, or our vendors—we will advise you of the total. Unfortunately, we can’t make any changes after we receive your final payment. See our Terms & Conditions for more information.
Cancellations: All cancellations must be made in writing. Cancellation fees vary by package and when you cancel. See our Terms & Conditions for more information.
We offer private tours to individuals, families and groups. Our private tours include a wide range of activities from cultural explorations, archaeology, honeymoons, to exhilarating outdoor adventures (Atlas Mountains trekking, Camel trekking, Desert expeditions, Valley and gorges hikes and much more).
We design our scheduled tours so that you’ll have some free time to do your own thing. Not only do we schedule free time, but you can venture off on your own at any point during the tour, Just make sure not to miss the departure time for the next journey.
Should you decide to venture solo at any point during the tour, you can decide to have your own afternoon free, just make sure you inform the tour leader of your plans to ensure proper coordination. After all, this is your vacation and you should have it your way.
• sleeping bag (sleeping mats are provided), • stout walking boots, • water purification tablets to treat river water (bottled water can sometimes be bought), • warm clothing (preferably layers rather than one thick item), • sun cream/block and sun hat • swimming gear (for Lake Ifni and mountain pools), • day pack (about 30+ litres), • water bottle (1 litre minimum), • walking pole(s), • hat and gloves (especially early and late season), • anorak (waterproof jacket and trousers).
You do not have to be a marathon runner or training for the Olympics but you do have to be fit and healthy. Depending on your walking/trekking speeds, you may have to trek for 5 to 7 hours per day. No mountaineering skills are needed to do a trek.