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Toubkal Hiking and Amazigh Villages 5 Days 4 nights

Berber Villages & Green Valleys & Jebel Toubkal

Description

The High Atlas Mountains was near Marrakech then offer a finest and unforgettable trekking .deepening the request of gusts- trekking in the High Atlas Mountains; Anti Atlas mountains of Morocco. The trekking via diversities of landscapes of nature from lush valleys to barren rock. The trekking takes the visitor through the colorful Berber villages, over high and nice mountain passes slowly ascending to the highest point of 4,167m at the top of Toubkal Mount second in North Africa's highest mountain after Kilimanjaro.

The trekking supported by a Berber team, Mountain guide, cooking and muleteers and carrying luggage mules.

The nights mostly enjoyed in the gets (Berber houses) and mountain huts on the last 2 days.

Highlights
Departure from Duration Return To Type
Marrakech 5 days 4 nights Marrakech Private Tour
Itinerary

Day 1: Marrakech –IMI OUGHLAD –TIZI N’TACHTE –TIZIANE

Departure early from Marrakech then drive through the MOULAY Ibrahim gorge and up to nice valley. Then arrive at the higher foothills of the western high Atlas Mountains and our trailhead of (IMI OUGHLAD 1450m) with TOUBKAL Mountain at 4167m the highest peak in North Africa after KILIMANTGARO. AGLZIM 3650m and AKSOUAL 38847m, looming before you. Here you left the vehicle and meet the Berber muleteer crew. You set off up in northwestern direction for a 2hour acclimatization hike up switchback mule tracks, a crossing the woody cornfields pine and reaching to (TIZ N’TACHETE:2000m), there you should halt to see back-down IMLIL village. And AIT OUSSADEN valleys before continuing a half hour to IMI N’IFRI then got picnic. After 2 and half hours by slow hike south-west down along a dirt track to river of n’ AIT OUSSADEN by red clay colored the village of (TIZIANE 1750 m). Overnight in Holiday cottage.

Day 2: TIZZIANE – TIZI N’TAGHRHOURTE – D’KNT

Hike up by ASSIF N’AIT OUSSADEN valley; pass via the walnuts groves, up to (TIZI N’TAGHRHOURTE 1995 m) then to a flat rare stretch to arrive at ASSAKA spring, there you would get picnic after 2 and half hours of walking in great silence. You’re getting down by afternoon hike along nearby forest till you reach village (D’KNT:1870m) or AGOUNS n ASSOUL. Overnight dinner and breakfast in the holiday cottage.

Day 3: D’KNT – TIZI N’TAGDALTE – AZIB N TAMSOULT

Its take3 hours for hiking up to groves of walnut trees, and women and children bent over 20kg loads of faggots and dried herbs. Then you across TIZI N’TAGDALTE to get down until you arriving at awesome spring set of trees, there you could enjoy your picnic .you take off down that take about 3 hours to reach a river of ASSIF nit OUSSADEN. That was the entrance of (TIZI OUSSEM 1850m) village, and up to the TAMSOULT village. Overnight in holiday cottage.

Day 4: ÂAZIB TAMSOULT -TIZI AGUELZIM - TOUBKAL REFUGE

After breakfast, you hike up winding mule tracks to the( TIZI AGUELZIM :3550m) , thence a further 3 hours south-east to the Toubkal Refuge which marks the spring snowline at 3207m, there you should have dinner, around the Refuge in camp.

Day 5: TOUBKAL REFUGE - SUMMIT JBEL TOUBKAL- SIDI CHAMHAROUCH - IMLIL - Marrakech

Early morning and after breakfast you have 3 hours of climbing the highest mountain Toubkal (4167) . The panoramic views could be a nice scoop of photographing, then you could took the South Cirque for a straightforward - with your guide - 2 to 3 hour its take back to the Refuge for a picnic. Then you should zigzagging trails of the higher valley slopes of ASSIF N'ISOUHOUANEM N'OUAGOUNSS to Shrine of SIDI CHAMHAROUCH. Enjoying nice time near a waterfall. Then still 2 hours downhill would take you to IMLIL village where the mostly trekking beginning, finely back to Marrakech.

Inclusions
  • All transfers 4WD or minibus.
  • All the 4 nights’ accommodation in holiday cottage.
  • Each person has insured mules with mattress and blanket.
  • Water over the tour.
  • All meals over the tour.
Exclusions
  • Tips.
  • Sleep-bag must be bringing.
  • Travel equipments.