4-day Toubkal trek

toubkal trek

Toubkal Trek: A fabulous 4-day hiking option to the summit of Mount Toubkal, using a route through the higher passes of the Atlas Mountains. Toubkal trek from Oukaimeden 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: All your round

Trek Grade: Medium to Hard

Maximum Elevation: 4,167 Meters (Toubkal summit)

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

Toubkal trek allows you to:

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

– Discover the prehistoric rock carvings that are quite inspiring

–  Climb Jebel Toubkal – North Africa’s Highest Peak

– Discover traditional Berber villages.

Itinerary of Toubkal Trek

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 spent 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 the beautiful scenery of the Atlas Mountains, the peaks of the Anti-Atlas and its highest point Siroua (3304m) as well as the Haouz 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 250 € 220 € 200 €

Price Details:

Price includes the following Does not include the following
–  English speaking guide
–  Transfers from and to your hotel
– Accommodation for trekking duration
–  Mules for luggage carrying during the trek
–  Kitchen equipment
–  All meals during your trek
–  Ticket flight
–  Travel insurance
–  Accommodation and meals in Marrakech
–  Drinks
–  Entrance fees
–  Traditional tips

Materials Needed For Toubkal trek

–  Big bag of 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 Toubkal trek is available and can be arranged for groups of all sizes.

– We can organize airport transfers and accommodation 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.

Toubkal Trek from Mount Oukaimeden through Berber villages to climb North Africa’s highest mountain.

Photos – Toubkal trek

Mount Toubkal Trek, Hiking from Oukaimeden to Mount Toubkal.

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