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Toubkal Trek

This express trek takes you deep into the heart of the stunning High Atlas Mountains of exotic Morocco combining wonderful trekking with truly fantastic mountain scenery. Specifically designed to provide you with the opportunity to genuinely experience real Berber life close up. Trekking across a series of mountain passes (Tizi’s) and ascent of Toubkal, you explore four entirely different valleys to appreciate a fascinating variety of changing, colourful landscapes.

Costs per person
2/3pax   £280
4/5pax   £260
6/7pax £240
Price includesAll our treks include an English speaking guide, mules and a cook, transport to and from Marrakech and all food whilst on the trek.

Walking Itinerary

Day 1: MARRAKECH – TIZI N’AGUERSIOUÅLIMENANE VALLEY TINGHOURINE. Departure Marrakech for our trailhead of Aguersiouâl (1530m) at around 9 o’clock, We set out today up winding mule tracks to the Tizi Aguersiouâl (1938m). We set off down to the Assif Imenane Valley, passing through several Berber hamlets and then down to ikkis where we stop for our lunch before entering to the hamlet of Tinghourine where we overnight at (Berber House) (Total walking approx. 4-5 hrs.)

Day 2: TINGHOURINE – TIZI-N’TAMETERT – AROUMD. From the Tinghourine village well graded mule tracks, eventually arriving at the col of Tizi Tamatert (2279 metres) Aafter rest the col, we descends more steeply into the fertile Mizane Valley and the large village of Imlil. From here we go up the valley through small irrigated fields to the village of Arroumd our house for the night (Total walking approx. 5-6 hrs.)

Day 3: AREMD VILLAGE   – NALTNER REUFEGE.  Leaving of Arroumd, we follow the Mizane valley and come to the small shrine of Sidi Chamarouch, a place of pilgrimage for many Moroccan people. There is time to view the tomb of the local marabout (holy man) albeit from a distance. After stopping for a drink we continue the climb up to the Neltner refuge at an altitude of 3,209 m.

Day 4: TOUBKAL SUMMIT – AREMD – IMLIL – MARRAKECH. We make an early start for the ascent of Toubkal, climbing steeply through scree before traversing the southern ridge to reach the summit at 4,167 m. After enjoying the magnificent views in all directions we descend to the Neltner hut and walk back to the Arroumd Village finally at the Berber village of Imlil (1740m), where we rejoining our vehicle at around 1630h to take us back to Marrakech.