Atlas mountains traverse trek 22 days

atlas mountains traverse trek 22 days

Atlas mountains traverse trek: If you are looking for a long trekking experience with wonderful trails, wild high mountains and great people. We invite you to discover the different ranges of the High Atlas in Morocco.
Atlas mountains traverses trek offers stunning panoramic views, diversity of the high Atlas and warm welcome of the Berbers. You will be for 18 days on mule tracks, and you will climb Toubkal and Mgoun, the most famous peaks in Morocco.


Total Duration: 22 days
Period: from May to October
Trek Grade: medium to hard
Max Elevation: 4167m
Accommodation: Guesthouse, refuge or tents


Trek Highlights:

–  Ascents of Morocco’s famous peaks

– Explore the most beautiful valleys in the high Atlas

– Visit village of Magdaz, was classified by UNESCO as the most beautiful village in Morocco for the architecture.

– The breathtaking views of the High Atlas mountains at different ranges

– Discover the plateau of Yagour and prehistoric rock carving.

Itinerary of Atlas mountains traverse trek

Day 1: Arrival

Arrival at Marrakech, you will spend the night in a hotel.

Day 2: Marrakech  – Ait Bougmez valley

Transfer from Marrakech to the valley. Overnight in local guesthouse. 5 hours drive.

Day 3 -5:  Ait Bougmez  – Mgoun region

Trek from the valley to the vast Tarkdit’s plateau, in the heart of the high Atlas mountains.

Day 6: Mgoun Ascent

Ascent of Mgoun, the most remote and committing of the 4000m peaks in the Atlas.

Day 7-10: Mgoun  – Tassaout valley

The trek continues to the beautiful valley of Tassaout.

Day 11-13: Tassaout  – Zat valley:

Transfer from Mgoun region to Toubkal region, to the Zat valley.

Day 14 and 15: The plateau of  Yagour

Exploring the plateau of Yaggour.

Day 16-18: Ourika valley  – Toubkal

Exploring Ourika Valley and Toubkal valleys.

Day 19: Toubkal ascent

Ascent of Toubkal, north Africa and Morocco’s highest peak.

Day 20 and 21: Toubkal  – Marrakech

Trek down from Toubkal to Imlil, then transfer back to Marrakech.

Day 22: Departure

Return flight back home.



Group 2 people 3 people 4 or more persons
Price per person 900 € 820 € 750 €


Price Details:

Price includes the following Price excludes the following
– English speaking guide
– Transfers from and to your hotel
– Accommodation for trekking duration
– Mules for luggage carrying during trek
– Kitchen equipment
– All meals during your trek
– Ticket flight
– Travel insurance
– Accommodation and meals in Marrakech
– Drinks
– Entrance fees
– Traditional tips


atlas mountains traverse trek


Materials Needed For the Trek

– Big bag for clothing
– Backpack for each daily supplies
– Good walking shoes and socks fit for rugged terrain
– 3-4 season sleeping bag
– Warm and light clothes
– Lightweight waterproof over-trousers/ rain-pants
– Personal First aid kit
– Sunglasses
– Sun-cream
– Head torch
– Camera
– Hat
– Toilet tissues
– Water bottle
– Water purifier


 Additional Details

– This trek is available and can be arranged for groups of all sizes.

– Further discounts are available for group sizes over 8 people.

– You can pay in €/$/£ or Moroccan Dirhams.


You can’t afford to miss out on the adventures of the high Atlas Mountains Traverse.