After an early breakfast at the hotel in Marrakech, our driver will pick you up and take you to the heart of Morocco’s High Atlas mountains, the trek starts from Imlil (1740m), a small Berber village located at 1740m above the sea level, at 67km on the south west of Marrakech, here you will meet the team who will accompany you during this amazing adventure, the driver will drop you off in the village, the muleteers will deal with your luggage, food & all other equipments that we usually provide for our clients, within half an hour you start the walk with an experienced mountain guide through the Berber villages following a mule track which will take you to the mountain hut via the shrine Sidi Chamhrouch (2500m) where you will have your picnic lunch prepared in advance by our cook, after lunch & a short break, continue towards the refuge (3200m), as the mules walks faster, the muleteers & cook, will pass over & will be waiting for you at the hut or camp, get a tasty mint tea upon arrival while you will enjoying the scenic Mountain surrounded the based camp.
The hot shower is available to clean your body and be ready for the next day.
Option: the night could be spent on the tent but in summer time.
Day 2: Toubkal refuge – Toubkal Summit – Imlil
Wake up early to avoid the sunny way, breakfast around 5.00am and start the ascent climb at 5.30am, each one of you may need to pack his own pack-lunch, step by step until you get to the point above the hut where you have a short break with nuts, water & oranges etc..
After 3h/4h walking up the hill, you will be able to see all the high atlas mountains like a view from the air, stunning view of the green valleys & Berber villages, a break of 45min on the summit will allow to take pictures & enjoy the views before heading down to the hut, a diversify lunch will be ready for you there. After lunch you walk down hill towards Imlil by the same route but you have an option to stay on the hut 2nd night depending to your flight time & holiday schedule (to be informed in advance if needed).
Pick up from Imlil and return to your Riad in Marrakech or the airport.
Note: It would be possible to extend for 1 more night at Toubkal Hut before heading down to Imlil, the extra day will change the price, please check with us while you are finalizing the booking.
Toubkal summit 4167m
Great views over the most of western High Atlas Mountains
2 days / 1 nights
It would be possible to extend to 3 or 4 days.
It's accessible all the year round but if you don't want to use crampons during winter and walk on the snow, we recommend the Ascent only from April to Nov.
There are more alternatives around Imlil valley including Tasghimout summit 2600m or Tawdja/Assawl summit 2700m (5-6hrs Trek).
Strenuous, good fitness level required.
PICK UP DETAILS
9am from your hotel in Marrakech.
DROP OFF DETAILS
6-8pm at your hotel in Marrakech
The Mouflon Hut (dormitories with shared bathrooms, not ensuite room)
Private room available on request with extra 80£ /2 people.
FOOD & DRINKS
Fresh Salade & Hot meals Moroccan tagines will be provided.
(Private tour for 2 people).
English speaking Mountain guide.
Muleteers & mules.
Cook to prepare your meals.
Accommodation on the hut ( dormitories no ensuite rooms).
All meals during the trek.
Transfer from & to Marrakech.
Personal expenses (not mentioned above)
SMALL GROUP TREK
5th – 6th Feb – Available (1 person)
21st – 22nd Feb – Available (1 person)
8th – 9th March – Available (2 person)
5th – 6th April – Available (1 person)
Note: For a private trek, you can choose your preferred dates.