Hight Atlas Trekking tour in 7 days

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A true High Atlas trekking experience, 7-day trek is an excellent trek to explore Berber culture by getting onto their villages, spend the night in their guesthouses (Berber tea house), tents and experience their culture. You will also have the opportunity to acclimatize through the high passes of the High Atlas Mountains and climb Mount Toubkal (4167m).

Day 1: Arrive in Marrakech Airport and stay in Riad or hotel.

Arrival in Marrakech Enjoy the rest of the day in Marrakech. Hotel or Riad in Marrakech.

Day 2: Marrakech-Imlil-1745m-Tizi N’Tamatert 2279m- Ouansekra 2291m.

Transfer from Marrakech to Imlil at 1745m, It is the principal trailhead for walkers. Here, we will meet our mule team. The trek will start the trek by climbing and crossing Ait Souka and Tamatert villages up to Tizi N’tamatert at 2279m. During this day, you will enjoy beautiful landscapes over the mountains and get onto another life of Berbers. We continue our walk till we reach the village of Ouansekra at 2291m. 6 hours walk.

Day 3: Ouaneskera – Tizi N’Likemt 3555m- Aazib N’Likmet 2250m.

After breakfast, slow ascent to the pass at Tizi n’Likemt(3555m), one of the highest passes in the Atlas Mountains. At the top, we will enjoy our first amazing views over the valley and surrounding mountains before you say good-bye to Imnan Valley. We then continue by heading down for a short descent for your lunch and then continue for an hour before we reach our bivouac near Aazib N’Likmet, where you will meet shepherds with their goats and sheeps. 6 hours walk.

Day 4: Aazib N’Likmet 2250m- Amsouzarte1745m

This day is a quite long walk but an easy day, passing by many different landscapes like Tizi N’ouraine (3120m). Then, a descent down the valley of Tinzar, where you will stop to have lunch and enjoy the views and how Berber people manages their agriculture and their way of life. Overnight in Amsouzarte.

Day 5: Amsouzart 1745m – imhilen – Lake D’ifni 2295m.

Today will be a short walking of 4 hours passing by some villages such as Ibrouane, Takatert and Tisgouane. We will stop in Ait Igrane for a cup of Berber tea while enjoying the Atlas Mountains’ views. We will spend the night in Lake Ifni at 2312m, a beautiful place surrounded by the Atlas peaks such Toubkal Summit.

Day 6: Lake Ifni 2312m –Tizi Ounoums 3670 – Neltner Refuge 3207m.

We will start the day by heading up to Tizi n’Ouanoums at 3670m from where you will enjoy the view of the other peaks of 4000m. We then carry on down to the base camp. Night in tents or Refuge. 7 hours walk.

Day 7: Neltner Refuge 3207m – the summit of Toubkal 4167m-Imlil-Marrakech.

You will wake up early for the ascent of Toubkal Summit, the highest peak in the Atlas Mountains and in North Africa. The walk is straightforward and challenging, but the views along the way make the journey worthwhile. Once you reach the top, you will be blessed by wonderful views from all directions. You will then descend down the same way back to Imlil from where you will transfer back to Marrakech. Approx 10hours.

Day 8: return flight.

300€ per person
Participants Duration Price
2 7 days 300€
3 to 6 7 days 280€
7 to 13 7 days 240€
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