Toubkal peak 3 days: trekking from Marrakech to atlas mountain
Program: Climb to Mt. Toubkal 3 Days / 2 Nights
In the early morning, we transfer from
Marrakech to Imlil at 5,800ft. You will start a 6-hour hike in the Imlil Valley and into the Azzadene Valley, on the way you will pass Tizi N’Mzik, the refuge at Azib n’Tamsoult, and the Ighouliden waterfalls. Depending on our pace, we’ll stay overnight in Azib n Tamsoult or a mountain refuge at 9,800 ft.
Day 2: Azzaden valley-Toubkal refuge
The day begins with a stiff climb hiking out of the Azzadene Valley to the Toubkal Refuge over the Aguelzim Mountain pass. We will have lunch at a spectacular viewpoint over the Atlas Mountain range. We will overnight in the Toubkal Refuge where you’ll likely be sharing a bunk room with other trekkers tackling Toubkal early the next morning.
Day 3: Toubkal refuge-Toubkal refuge-Imil valley-Marrakech
We wake up early for the climb to Toubkal peak at 13,000ft. Clouds allowing, there are expansive views of the Atlas range and the Sahara Desert. It is truly awesome, we go back down the way we came, past the refuge and the well-worn path back to Imlil. You will normally be dropped off at around 5.00pm in Marrakech.
8-9 hours trek including 2900ft up than almost 8000ft back down.
End of your trek: Toubkal peak 3 days
- LEVEL: Medium to Hard
- DURATION: 08 days
- BEST PERIOD: April through late September
- LUGGAGE: Carried by mule train
- TRANSPORT: Tourist van
- ACCOMMODATION: Tents (1 for 2 persons) during the trek, lodge- Gîte d’étape
- GUIDING: CFAMM certified mountain guides.