The Toubkal massif is the highest peak of North Africa and it is a trip that trek lovers will enjoy to follow, with its different difference of levels and especially a beautiful landscape and some Berber villages to discover along the walk. The program Tour of Toubkal in 10days, with 6days of trek, has been imagined in such a way to allow trekkers to truly appreciate the value that Toubkal massif has to offer.
1er Day 1: Welcoming to the airport
From the first day: we will be at the airport to welcome you and take you to the charming Riad where you will stay for the night.
Day 2: Arrival at the starting point of the trek – 45mn
After the breakfast at the hotel, we will go to the starting point of the trek, which is none but the charming village of Aremd, which is 1900m high and where mule-drivers, as well as the guide, are waiting for us. A comfortable lodging is opening its door for us for the night.
Day 3: First climb at 2660m – 5hrs
The third day will be the one which will allow us to acclimate the following days. It will be marked as well by the first climb which will be done around the valley of Aremd to a pass of 2660m high, which is a positive difference of height of 760m. This first climb will allow you to have a glimpse of the valley and the range of mountains of Toubkal. Once arrived to the pass, we will go down to Aremd crossing the Mezzik valley to come back to Aremd lodging.
Day 4: Discovery of a traditional Berber village – 6hrs
The forth day of trek will be the opportunity to discover and visit the Berber village of Tamater, by trekking above the village of Imlil. We will afterwards go across the pass Tizi n’Tamatertà at an altitude of 2279m, to go down to the village of Tachddirt, so as to spend the night in the charming lodging of TigmiTachddirt.
Day 5: Stroll to the pass Tizi n’Likemt (3550m) -7hrs
By leaving Tachdirt, we will go for a walk with a climb rather steep but regular to the pass Tizi n’Likemt at an altitude of 3550m, which allows foreseeing a great part of the landscape of Toubkal and where we will lunch. After a small rest, we will go down to the waterside village AzibLikemt, which is situated 1000meters down and will be the camping for the night. 1200m of way up and 900m of way down.
Day 6: Crossing the pass Tizi-n-Ouria – 6h30
Our step of the day is crossing the river TinzartAssif up stream passing by a narrow gorge to reach the Tiz-n-Ouria pass at 3109m high, where we will break for lunch and contemplate the view. We will afterwards go down to the valley of Ouria at 1750m which will be our camping and arrival point. 400m of way up.
Day 7: To the Ifni Lake (2295m)
This seventh day will be special, seeing that we will go across the verdant landscape of the valley that will lead us to the Ifni Lake, the largest lake of the mountain of Morocco, situated at an altitude of 2295m. We will profit from bathing a little bit and lunching on the lake side. 1100m of way up and 1100m of descent.
Day 8: Going across the mountains of Atlas (3650m) – 6hrs30
The eighth day of the trek will be the opportunity to pass over and foresee the spectacular landscape offered by the mountain of Morocan Atlas to reach the pass Tizi-n-Ouanoums at 3650m of altitude. Once arrived, we will go right down the massif of Toubkal to prepare the final climb. The Neltner refuge at 3207m will be our lodging for the night. 1500m of ascent and 600m of way down.
Day 9: Climbing to the peak Djebel Toubkal – 10hrs
The ninth and last day of the trek will be that where we must leave earlier as we will go to the peak of Jebel Toubkal, the highest peak of Atlas at 4167m, to appreciate the overall view on the passage and come back to the refuge for lunch. We will go down to our starting point in Aremd to the lodging to spend the last night of trek. 1000m of ascent and 2200m of descent.
10ème jour : Retour vers Imlil et Marrakech – 45min
This tenth day marks the end of the trek since we will go down to Imlil where the car to reach the capital of Marrakech with is waiting for us. The afternoon will be free, so that you can profit for visiting the markets, but also placed not to be missed like the Jamaa-el-Fna place.
Below the price per person according to the number of participants.
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Single extra charge in Marrakech: 15euros / person / night
In the mountain in case it snows to the way up to Toubkal, we must add 15euros per carrier per person per day.
Included in this price
• 2 nights in Marrakech in a hotel or riad in BB in double or twin room.
• 3 nights in Aremd hotel in double/ twin/triple/quadruple room.
• 1 night in Tigmi Tachddirt in double/twin/triple/quadruple room.
• 1 night in Toubkal refuge in dormitory room.
• 3 overnights stays under tents.
• Full board from day 2 to day 9 (breakfast, lunch and dinner).
• Mountain tour guide
• Cook who prepares your meals.
• Mule to transport your luggage.
• Airport transfers
• Transfer day 2 and transfer back day 10
• Tent, camping equipment and material.
Not included in the price
• Sleeping bag
• Mineral water
• Studs, ice-axe… (for rent 5euros per day for each equipment)