Climb to the summit of Mount Toubkal, the highest peak in the Atlas Mountains and the whole of North Africa.
This trek will give you an extra day compared with the standard 2 day summit climb which will allow you further time to adjust to the altitude and more time to explore the other sights of the Atlas mountains before reaching the summit of Mount Toubkal for sunrise on Day 3 of your trip.
Summit climb to Mount Toubkal is only available April to Oct, please see other itineraries for Nov-March
Best for - people who want to take their time walking to the summit
No technical climbing skills required but must be in good physical health
Subject to change based on weather conditions
Transfer from Marrakech to Imlil- Pickup 8am
Trek through the Berber village of AIkkiss (1,700m), before reaching Tizi n agersioual pass (2200m) for lunch, continue to Tizi n Tamter pass (2779m)
Approx 6 hours of walking
Walk to Sidi Chamharouch (2350m), a village with a Muslim shrine attracting tourists and pilgrims. After lunch here we will continue to Toubkal Refuge (3206m)
Approx 5 hours of walking
Overnight Toukbal Refuge (3206m)
Trek Toubkal Refuge to Toubkal Summit (4165m) - In the early morning after breakfast we will climb to the summit of Mount Toukbal, the highest peak in Northern Africa. When you reach the summit you will see unrestricted views in every direction, from Marrakech to the Sahara.
Toubkal Summit to Imlil - We will retrace our steps and return down the mountain to head back towards Imlil stopping for lunch en route.
Approx 9 hours of walking
Transfer from Imlil to Marrakech - Dropoff 5pm
Included in Trek Package
Local, experienced, English speaking guide
Transfers to and from Marrakech
Accommodation for hike (2 nights)
All Food (Drinks not included and purchasable on route)
Mule for carrying luggage that you need for the trek
Storage in Imil for anything not needed for the trek