Mount Toubkal trek via Oukaimeden 4 days

toubkal trek via oukaimeden 4 days

Toubkal trek via Oukaimeden: A fabulous trekking option to the summit of mount Toubkal, using a route through the higher passes of the Atlas mountains. This trek will allow you to have an impressive view of the high mountains, the views of several berber villages and meet friendly berber people.


Duration: 4 days

Period: Throughout the year

Trek Grade: Medium to Hard

Maximum Elevation: 4,167 meters (Toubkal summit)

Accommodation: Gite (Guesthouse) and mountain Neltner hut or tents

Trekking Highlights

– The breathtaking views of the High Atlas and the surrounding plains

– Visit the prehistoric rock carvings that are quite inspiring

–  Climbing Jebel Toubkal – North Africa’s Highest peak

– Discover traditional Berber villages.

Itinerary of Toubkal Trek via Oukaimeden

Day 1: Arrival in Marrakech  Oukaimeden (2600m) – Tizi Nadi (2900m) – Tacheddirt Village (2300m)

We leave Marrakech and drive towards Oukaimeden which is the trek’s starting point, and where we’ll meet our mule team. We visit  ancient carvings, then walk towards Tacheddirt passing by Tizi Nadi to arrive at the valley. Overnight in local Gîte or tents. 5 hours trek.


Day 2: Tacheddirt (2300m) – Tamatert pass (2280m) – Imlil (1740m) – Armed village (1800m)

After breakfast, we start our trek from Tacheddirt and head towards Tizi n’Tamatert pass. We descend to Imlil valley, then to Armed where will spend the night in a local gîte. 4 h trek.


Day 3: Armed  (1800m)  – Toubkal Refuge (3200m)

Early in the morning, after breakfast we’ll start hiking up towards Sidi Chamharouch Shrine, which attracts tourists and pilgrims. After approximately 3 hours of trekking we take a break for lunch somewhere in the trail. We continue climbing towards the refuge. The night will be spend in a refuge or tents. The walking time is 6 hours.


Day 4: Refuge (3200m) – Toubkal summit (4167m) – Imlil – Marrakech

Early departure after breakfast for the ascent of Toubkal. At the summit, we will enjoy beautiful scenery of the Atlas Mountains, the peaks of the Anti-Atlas and its highest point Siroua (3304m) as well as the Haouez plain. We descend back to the Refuge for lunch, then back down to Imlil for the pick up back to Marrakech. About 8 h trek.



Group 2 people 3 people 4 or more persons
Price per person 220 € 180 € 160 €


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


toubkal trek via oukaimeden


Materials Needed For Tour

–  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.

– We can organize airport transfers and accomodation in Marrakech on your behalf.

– Extra 10€/person extra from November to April to cover porters & extra for mountain refuge winter rates.

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

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

You shouldn’t miss out on the adventures of this fantastic Toubkal trek via Oukaimeden that’s off the track. You’ll love it.