Experience Toubkal ascent in 2 days and climb the highest peak in north Africa with local Toubkal guide. You will need to arrive in Marrakech (direct flights) & stay overnight in a Hostel or Hotel (we can arrange airport transfers & local Hotel accomodation on your behalf).
Early next morning we will travel in a high quality minibus, 4x4 or Taxi to the foothills of the World renowned High Atlas mountain range. After around 1.5 hours we will arrive at Imlil village. Imlil is the start point of our trek to reach the summit of Jebel (Mount) Toubkal at 4167m. Toubkal is the highest mountain in the High Atlas- indeed in all of North Africa.
Duration: 2 days
Period: all times of year
Level: medium to hard
Highest point: Jebel Toubkal 4167m
Accommodation: refuge and camping
Highlights of the hike:
1: Climb Jebel Toubkal, North Africa's highest peak
2: The breathtaking views of the High Atlas and the plains beyond
3: Trek through ancient traditional Berber villages and breathtaking mountain scenery
Day 1: Marrakech - Imlil(1740m) - Toubkal Refuge (3200m): 6 hours trek
Morning- travel to Imlil the starting point of our trek by high quality minibus, 4x4 or Taxi.
Here we start our trek passing by ‘Sidi Chamharouch’, high up a narrowing river valley where 2 rivers converge. We will have lunch close to this shrine, which regularly attracts groups of religious pilgrims. After lunch we continue to Toubkal Mountain Refuge. After a well earnt dinner of traditional Berber fayre we spend the night camping nearby, or in the Refuge itself. .
Day 2: Toubkal Refuge(3200m) - Toubkal summit (4167m) - Imlil - Marrakech: 9 hours trek
Early departure after breakfast for the ascent of Toubkal.
At the summit we will enjoy fantastic 360 degree panoramic views of the Atlas mountains, the peaks of the Anti-Atlas including its highest point, the Siroua (3304m) and the Haouez plains.
Time to enjoy the views, take photographs (including the impressive summit metal ‘cairn’) and relax a little before we begin our descent. We return to the Refuge, past Sidi Chamharouch shrine and back to Imlil Village. We then return to Marrakech by minibus, 4x4 or Taxi.
If required we will book your & dinner in bustling Marrakech.
PRICES IN EUROS:
|Group||1 Person||2 Person||3 Person||4 Person and more|
|Price per person||On request||125 €||110 €||100 €|
DOES NOT INCLUDING
• Official Berber guide
• Transfers from /to your hotel
• Accommodation during your trek
• Mules to carry your luggage during days of the trek
• Kitchen equipment and
• Cooker .
• All meals during your trek
• Ticket flight
• Travel insurance
• Accommodation and meals in Marrakech
• Entrance fees
• Traditional tips