High Atlas trekking is a challenging 6-day hike to explore High Atlas mountain and ascent Mount Toubkal. The high Atlas trekking allows you to enjoy the spectacular views of different peaks and suitable high Passes. You will spend time with natives of Berber villages while exploring their culture, history, and way of living.
Total Duration: 6 days
Period: All your round
Trek Grade: medium to hard
Max Elevation: 4167 Meters
Accommodation: Guesthouse and Neltner hut or tents.
– Enjoy the breathtaking views of the plains and Atlas mountains.
– Experience breathtaking views of the high Atlas and valleys.
– Trek to the summit of Mount Toubkal, the highest peak in Northern Africa.
After breakfast, we leave Marrakech on our private transport to Imi Oughlad. In this small Berber village, we meet our cook, muleteers, who accompany us on our high Atlas trekking adventure. We trek over the first mountain pass, Tizi n’Techt, into the adjoining Eastern Valley. We continue south, passing through 3 villages and exploring this fantastic, less-visited Valley. After a couple of hours of steady ascent, we get to the Pass and enjoy our first Moroccan trek lunch. We rest overnight in our first traditional Gite at Tizi Oussem. 5 hours trek.
We arrive at the top of the Valley and enjoy the views of the Cascades d’lrhoulidene. We head up the Valley to enjoy spectacular views of remote shepherd homesteads. After we head partway down to the Valley, then ascend steadily to the mountain pass, Tizih’Mzik. We enjoy superb views then descend towards Imlil, with views across Mount Jebel Oukiemaden and surrounding peaks. We reach Imlil and spend the night in the town. The duration of the trek is 5 hours.
We start the day by trekking from Imlil, crossing the valley floor, and ascending the valley side. We arrive at Sidi Chamharouch for the 11’s traditional Berber Whiskey, then walk up along a hanging valley. After some hours, we catch a glimpse of our target, the Neltner Mountain Refuge. Overnight in the mountain hut. 5 1/2 hours of trekking.
Early morning, we climb Toubkal, starting with a gentle walk up to the valley head to Toubkal summit. We will enjoy an exceptional view of the Toubkal Massif before heading back to the base camp. After lunch, we trek back down through Sidi Chamharouch to Around. 8 hours trek. Overnight in a local guesthouse.
Leaving Armed village after breakfast and walking down to Imlil. We then trek along the Valley through juniper trees to get over Tizi n Tamatart pass. After enjoying a panoramic view of the mountain peaks, we descend to Imnane valley. Overnight in Gite at Tinerhourhine village. 5 hours of trekking.
After breakfast, we follow Imnane valley path down and pass through several villages, Ikkis, Amssakrou, and Imsker. We then trek over a small pass Tizi n’lbour to Imi Oughlad. After a delicious lunch, we go back to Marrakech. Good night rest in the Hotel. 6 hours trek. End of high Atlas trekking.
|Group||2 people||3 people||4 or more persons|
|Price per person||360 €||320 €||280 €|
|Price includes the following||It 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
– Travel insurance
– Accommodation and meals in Marrakech
– Entrance fees
– Traditional tips
– 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
– Head Torch
– Toilet tissues
– Water bottle
– Water purifier
Before your trek, most of that equipment can easily rent for a reasonable price in Imlil.
– This high Atlas trekking is available and can be arranged for groups of all sizes.
– We can organize airport transfers and accommodation in Marrakech on your behalf.
– Further discounts are available for group sizes over eight people.
– You can pay €/$/£ or Moroccan Dirhams.
During High Atlas trekking, you visit Berber villages and attempt on the summit of Mount Toubkal.
Morocco High Atlas Trekking, Hiking in the High Atlas Mountains.