treks from Riad Atlas Toubkal
Toubkal Ascent and Berber villages
8-day, 7-night trek
Day 1: Marrakech
On your first day, you will arrive at Marrakech airport and transfer to your hotel.
Day 2: Marrakech - Imi Oughlad - Tinzert
The first day is around 5 hours long and will begin with your arrival via arranged transport from Marrakech to Imi Oughlad (1340m) where you will meet your guide, your cook and your mule. The trek takes you past a vast forest of pine, juniper and oak trees, while you make your way to Tinzert, which will give you a stunning view of the Ouirgan Valley, before you finish the night in a local gite.
Day 3: Tinzert - Tizi Oussem - Tamsoult
6 hours of trekking on day 2 will yield the beautiful Azzaden Valley with colourful villages and hills, the Azzaden River circled by homes, an amazing view of the Tazaghart Plateau and a huge section of the Atlas Mountain chain. Your evening will finish at 2700m in Tamsouit Lodge or in tents, dependent on the conditions.
Day 4: Tamsoult – Ighouliden - Tizi Aguelzim - Toubkal
Day 3 will bring you past the biggest waterfall in the Toubkal region before you embark on 7-8n hours of trekking, up a steep incline to reach the Aguelzim Pass at 3600m with a breathtaking view over the Atlas Mountain villages and plain of Elhaouz, Your night will be spent in a refuge or tents at 3208m.
Day 5: Toubkal Refuge - Toubkal Ascent 4167m - Refuge
After an early breakfast you will be trekking up to the highest peak in North Africa – an enormous 4167m at its peak. You will have an incredible view over the Saharan Desert plain, the Berber villages and valleys before you head down to the Refuge where we will spend another night.
Day 6: Toubkal Refuge - Ouankrim peak 4068m - Imlil
will be an early start for your group as you head up Ouankrim, a neighboring peak, before heading back to the refuge for the lunch,then trek all the wy dwon to Imlil where you will have special night and special dinner.
Day 7: Imlil - Marrakech
Free time in Imlil before driving back to Marrakech
Day 8: Fly Home
Airport transfer and fly home