This trekking program at the Toubkal Massif allows you to discover the Berber culture and the splendid nature of the beautiful mountains of Toubkal, without forgetting the ascent of Jbel Toubkal, the roof of North Africa.
Departure of 8H. We take a less maintained road to the village of Aguessioual, where we meet our team of muleteers. Loading luggage and departure for hiking. 2 hours walk to the Col de Tizi Oudid at 2220 meters altitude, then down to the valley of Azzaden. 5 hours walk. Night in a homestay in the village of Tizi Oussem. 550 meters to climb + 270 meters downhill.
We leave the village to gain altitude, we follow a beautiful trail at the foot of Toubkal mountain with several views of the valley Azzaden. After 2 hours of walking, we will reach the Mzik pass at 2450m altitude. Then we descend towards the beautiful valley of Imlil famous for its green landscapes in the middle of terraced orchards. Continue to Aremd village. Night in lodging with the inhabitant. 500 meters to climb + 450 meters downhill.
A beautiful climb from the village of Aremd then the Marabout Sidi Chamharouche to reach the refuge (3207 m), the highest area of the high mountains. 5 hours of walking. Night in a shelter. 1207 meters to climb.
The ascent of Toubkal begins at five in the morning, we go back safely to reach the summit at 4167 meters. Panoramic 360 ° view of the surrounding mountains, the peaks of Dejbel Siroua and the valleys surrounding Jbel Toubkal. Descent to the refuge. Night at the refuge. 960 meters to climb + 960 meters downhill.
Breakfast around 8:30, then gentle descent by the same mule track to the famous marabout of Sidi Chemharouch 2250m, a revered saint, renowned for the care of spiritual diseases (King of Devils) access to this magical marabout is allowed only for Muslims. Lunch at the cottage in Imlil 1750m. Then return to Marrakech by minibus or taxi. 4 hours of walking / 1h30 of road. 1450 meters downhill.
Equipment to provide:
Sleeping bag, a large bag for clothes, a small backpack for the day, walking shoes, sneakers, sandals for the evening, fleece, personal medication, a gourd (1 liter or 2 liters), purification tablets water, sunscreen, a pair of sunglasses, cap, camera, a torch (front), spare batteries, toiletry bag.
2 persons : 300 € / person
3 persons : 250 € / person
4 persons or more : 220 € / person