After a transfer to the little village of Imlil we begin our trek. Heading along the Mizane Valley then Mountain Toubkal Ascent With the start of the 7 Days Toubkal Trek just a couple of hours drive from Marrakech, you can reach the summit and back within7Days Toubkal Trek and still have time to explore Morocco’s most captivating city, Marrakech.
Arrive Marrakech and rendez vous at the group hotel in the heart of the Medina, opposite the world famous Djeema El Fna.
Day 2 Marrakech – Ourika valley (Ibassen)
Transfer to the beautiful Ourika Valley. After loading the mules with baggage and supplies the walk begins with an ascent to the tiny village of Iabbassene.
An early start to cross a high mountain pass that reveals spectacular views in all directions. Descend into the upper Imenane Valley to the village of Tacheddirt.
Follow the Imenane Valley for a while and then ascend out following a zig-zagging trail that leads to the Tizi Tamatert. Admire the mountain panorama and descend into the Mizane Valley to join the main Toubkal trail to reach Aremd.
A steady ascent along the standard trail to “Toubkal Base Camp” passing the sacred shrine of Sidi Chamharouch along the way.
Mt Toubkal ascent of Toubkal begins from the overnight refuge. Initially steep and seemingly endless boulder and scree before the gradient eases and a final ridge leads to the summit and stunning 360 degree views. Descend to Aremd. A long, tough day.
8 days – Guided Group departures and exclusive departures for 2 people or more
• The superb High Atlas peaks
• An ascent of Jebel Toubkal
• The delightful Ourika Valley
• Imlil Valley