High Atlas
Location
Apr – Nov
Dates
8 Days
Duration
5/10
Physicality
10+
Age

The High Atlas mountains, 70 km from Marrakech, are recognized by the Toubkal peak (4167 m) which is constantly covered with snow. As you climb up you will be able to see the beautiful  plants and trees and truly enjoy the diversity of nature. During this trip you will also spend a few days with the Berber people of the Atlas Mountains and get to know their culture, lifestyle and learn what real hospitality is.


PRICE PER PERSON:  From 390 €                  

– Group 1 – 2 person: On request                     – Group 6 – 10  people: 420 €/person

– Group 3- 5 people: 595 €/person                – Group 11 – 15 people: 390 €/person


DEPARTURE/ARRIVAL:          Marrakech


REQUIRED EQUIPMENT:

Comfortable sportswear and hiking boots, hat, raincoat, fleece jacket, sunscreen, sunglasses, headtorch, water bottle, sleeping bag.


WHAT’S  INCLUDED: 

Certified English-speaking Guide           Accommodation: 7 nights (5 in Guest House + 2 in 3* hotel)

Transfers from and to the airport                     Kitchen tent, cooking equipment

All meals (vegetarians options are possible)                    Services of the mule handlers (mules will carry the backpacks)


WHAT’S  NOT INCLUDED :

 Meals in Marrakech     International flights
 
Bottled water                  Travel insurance
 Personal purchases      Tips and gratuities

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Day 1: Airport - Marrakech Hotel

Transfer from the airport to your accommodation. The first evening you will be able to spend by yourself and explore the vibrant life of Marrakech.

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Day 2: Marrakech - Imi-N-Oughlad - Imskar (1600 m)

After breakfast, at 9 am we will depart to the starting point where we will meet our team. We will start the trek by crossing the 2000 m pass. Then we will go down to the village of Imeskar. 1H30 walk to get to the guest house at 1600 m. After lunch we will explore the village.

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Day 3: Imskar Village - Gliz (2300 m)

Today we will follow the trail in the shadow of huge walnut trees to Gliz village. After lunch in the village we will start the climb to Ousrtik village (2300m), where we will spend the night at the guest house. 5h30 walk

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Day 4: Gliz Village - Ouanskra (1900 m)

We will have a short climb to the Tizi Oukimden, enjoy the picturesque panoramic view of the Ousrtek valley and the peaks of the Toubkal, have lunch near the highest ski resort in Africa then descend to the Ouanskra village to stay overnight at the guest house. 5h30 walk

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Day 5: Ounskra Village - Imlil ( 1750 m)

We will follow the trail that runs from the beautiful valley of Imnane at the bottom of Akswale summit (3200 m) and descend to Imlil Village, the Chamonix of Morocco. We will have lunch at the lodge and a free afternoon to share the pictures and experiences with new friends. We will spend the night in the same lodge (1800m). 4H walk

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Day 6: Imlil Village - Id Issa (1800 m)

Today we will follow the beautiful trail to Mazzik from where a breathtaking panoramic view of Imlil valley opens up. After crossing the small forest we reach the Azzaden valley. Our trail will continue to Id Issa village where we will stay overnight at the guest house. 5H30 walk

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Day 7: Id Issa Village - Imi-n-Oughlad (1500 m)

We will leave the Toubkal Valley Azzaden to get to Imi-n-Oughlad and from there we will go back to Marrakech.  3H walk and 1H30 drive

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Day 8: Transfer to the airport

Transfer to the airport.

Goodbye and see you on your next trip to Morocco!