This is the best trek that can be done only in Summer as the snow melts and give us the opportunity to discover the other side of the Atlas Mountain Chaine.
- Discover Atlas Mountain Chaine
After discovering Marrakech ,you go the Atlas Mountain starting from Imlil , passing over the highest passes in the Toubkal National Park (Likmet 3550m and Ouannoums 3600m) , with of course camping in the border of the best LAC in the High Atlas (Lac d'Ifni ) ; that is situated in the middle of the Mountain Range. Finaly climb the highest peak in North Afriqua (Toubkal 4167m).
This Trek can be extended to more days over the neighbor peak or over the Azzaden valley via Aguelzim Pass 3660m.
OR Camel trek along the Atlantic coast.
Please ask for Mohamed and Brahim Ideas.
What to expect?
Day 1: Arrival
Arrive to Marrakech airport and stay in Riad or Hotel.
Day 2: Marrakech – Imlil-Tachddirt
We meet our team and once all our baggage is loaded we start walking along the valley towards Tacheddirt. Soon the trail begins to rise as we climb up to the pass at Tizi n'Tamatert (2279m). We then descend to the pretty village of Ouaneskra and continue, for a further half-hour or so to Tacheddirt (3000m), where we generally camp near the river.or stay in local lodge. 5 hours walking / +560 m.
Day 3: Tacheddirt-Azib Likemt
After early breakfast we start our first hard day ,when we go all the way up to one of the highest passes in Toubkal area, called Tizi Likemt 3555m,some nuts will be served on the top and trek down to the shelters of Likemnt where we set our camp. 6 to 7 hours walking. / +1255 // - 800m.
Day 4: Azib Likemt-Tizi n'Ourai-Amsouzert
We walk along the Ourain river until the Ourain Pass 3100m ,very nice view from there over the villages of Amsouzert and also the Toubkal peak from the south face.trek down to Amsouzert, where we stay overnight in local house. 6 to 7 hours walk. +400//-1400m.
Day 5: Amsouzert-Ifni Lake
Today is quit short walk of 4 hours passing by many villages in the way,to get to the beautiful lake that is surrounded by rocky mountains, we will be there by lunch time and spend afternoon on the board of the lake….+400 –night in camp.
Day 6: Ifni Lake-Nelter Hut
Today, everyone will be ready early morning to start going up hill to the highest peak in Toubkal area 3660m,and then get down to the base camp of Toubkal peak 3207m.night in refuge or tents. 7 hours walk..+1560m //-453m
Day 7: Mt. Toubkal Summit- Refuge
We leave very early morning at about 5h30 or 6 ,to get to the highest peak in North Africa 4167m, very nice view over the atlas mountain chain and its berber village …trek down slowly to refuge, 6 to 7 hours walk.+960m – 960m. after lunch trek down for another 3hours to Imlil and transfer to Marrakech.
Day 8: Transport to Airport
Travel back to the airport.
Further discounts are available for group sizes over 10 people.
You can pay in €/$/£ or Moroccan Dirhams.
This trek is available only from end of May to end of October.
This trek has no confirmed dates. Please make an enquiry to arrange a booking.
- Transport to and from Marrakech
- Qualified English speaking guide
- Mules to carry the baggage and food
- Accommodation in local houses, tent or refuge
- All food during the trek
- Cook to prepare all meals
- Personal insurance