In this adventure tour you will go deep into the High Atlas Mountains to explore the lifestyle of the Berbers in the villages learning more about the Berber culture, and hike Mount Toukbal 4167 meters (13,671 ft) the highest peak in North Africa.
Today you will meet your English speaking mountain guide at your hotel and drive to the High Atlas Mountains, the trek starts from Imlil (1740m), a small Berber village 67km from Marrakech. Here you will meet our team with mules to carry your luggage and food to start your amazing adventure.
You start the walk through the Berber villages to explore the wonderful insights of Berber culture and the lifestyle in the Atlas Mountains, following a mule track which will take you to the mountain hut via shrine Sidi Shamharoche (2500m). Here you will have your picnic lunch prepared in advance by our cook. After lunch you will continue towards the refuge (2300m). The shower is available to clean your body and be ready for the next day. (About 6 hours walking)
Wake up early for breakfast (about 5 o’clock) and start the ascent climb to reach Toubkal peak (4167m) the highest peak in North Africa about sunrise time. we will walk up step by step to reach the mountain pass of Toubkal (4000 m), we will continue our walk on the ridge to arrive to Toubkal peak where you will have a spectacular view to Marrakech, the Anti Atlas to the south and the green valley and Berber villages around the peak from your highest point in North Africa. You will have a break on the summit to take pictures and enjoy the beautiful view and eat some snacks before heading down to the hut. A delicious lunch will be ready for you there. After lunch you have a relaxing afternoon. (About 6 hours walking)
Today after breakfast we will head down towards imlil by the same track, afternoon at leisure in imlil town (About 4 hours walking). At Imlil town you will get the transfer back to your accommodation in Marrakech, afternoon at leisure.
Mountains-Desert Tours is an expert travel company managed by official tour Guides originated from generous South-Eastern Morocco; this experienced small team provides an extremely full authentic travel experience of Morocco.