Day 1: Marrakech -- Imlil --- Azib n Tamsoult
Transfer from Marrakech to theAtlas Mountains:1:30 minute drive toImlil(1740m), famousstarting point formountaineeringtrips.Discoverthe area andhikeup to Tizi-n-Mezzik mountain pass (2489m). Enjoy the magic view ofImlil area andAzzaden valley.Field lunch prepared by our cook in the middle of a jeneper forest. After lunch,walkdown the valley of Azzaden to the summer village ofTamssoult(2250m). Overnight in therefugeor camp. 5h walking.
Day 2: Azib n Tamsoult - Agelzim Mountain pass - Toubkal Base camp
Today involves a fairly stiff climb out of the Azzadene Valley to the Toubkal Refuge via Ighouliden waterfalls and over the Aguelzim Mountain pass at 3,560m. Lunch will be taken with spectacular views over the Atlas Mountain Range. Overnight in the Toubkal Refuge (Niltner Hut or Mouflon ) where youll likely be sharing a bunk room with other trekkers tackling Toubkal early the next morning. 7hours walk
Day 3: Toubkal base camp - Toubkal Summit - Toubkal base camp -- Imlil -- Marrakech
Up early for the climb up Toubkal (4,167m) from where, clouds allowing, youll have wonderful views over the Atlas Range and the Sahara Desert, then a long way back down past the refuge and the well-worn path back to Imlil. This is a fairly long day with 8-9 hours of trekking, involving 900m up then almost 2,500m back down to Imlil! You will normally be dropped off at around 5.00pm in Marrakech
Note:Itinerary is just a guideline and subject to change to suit local condition.
- Tour Imlil and begin the trek to Toubkal Refuge via Aremd and the Mizane Valley
- Visit the shrine of Sidi Chamarouch along the way
- Enjoy a scenic ride from Marrakech to the village of Imlil
- Trek to the summit of Jebel Toubkal, the highest peak in Northern Africa
- Admire the stunning panoramic views of the surrounding land