Travel Tamegroute is a family business, originating from berber and tuareg tribes. Their extensive knowledge of southern Morocco, and expecially the desert, is transmitted over generations. The Aabi family offers a unique approach to authentic Morocco, almost intimate. Kindness and joy are always there.
Tarik was born in desert. When his elder sister started attending the school, the nomads family decided to settle down in Tamegroute, a village at the entrance door to the desert. Together with his father he founded the travel agency in the begin of his twenties. He organizes your perfect holiday tours in Morocco, shows you the most beautiful places in the south, guides you into desert and anticipates you every wish. Tarik speaks English, French, Italian, Spanish, of course Berber and Arabic. He gets inspired by the different types of light and the colours of Sahara desert.
Abdou is the houskeeper of Tinfou camp. He cleans rooms and dishes and makes you feel comfortable. Additional he is an admirable and secure driver.
Houssin, Tariks cousin, welcomes you at the Travel Tamgroute shop in the Medina of Marrakech. And he is your perfect guide for short trips in and around Marrakech. With his work he fends for his family – as all the other members of the Travel Tamgroute team. Houssin speaks French and English very well. He was fascinated of foreign languages since he was a child and likes reading English and French literature. “Reading a book is like a travel”, says Houssin. And finally: If you like to have a great party in Marrakech – Houssin knows the best places.
Ali is an excellent cook. He knows all the old recepies, that are handed out from generation to generation among the Berber tribes. He also shows you, how to bake bread in desert sand. Ali is father of six children. Being a member of the Travel Tamegroute team, he fends for his family and enables his children to be well educated. Ali is the creative mind of Travel Tamegroute and the boss of Tinfou camp. He is an excellent painter as well. And after spoiling you with a delicious dinner next to the open fireplace, he plays the banjo and makes you forget all sorrows of everyday life.