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We will welcome you at the airport and drive to your accommodation in Marrakech (free dinner).
Transfer from Marrakech - Oukaimeden (2600m) - Tachdirt (2300m)
Transfer from Marrakech by the Ourika road. Landscapes of beautiful color. Then we return to the ski resort of Oukaimeden 60 km from Marrakech; starting point of our hike to reach the Tizi N'Addi pass (2900m). Nice view of the Imenane valley. Then descend to the village of Tachdirt at 2300 meters above sea level. Night in a cottage. 2H drive. 4h30 walk.
Tachdirt (2300m) - The Col d'Aguersioual (2000m) - Matate
The descent of this beautiful valley with its many villages clinging to the slopes of the mountain; Tamgutte, Tinghrine, Ikkiss. The arrival at the Col d'Aguersioual (2000 m) then the descent by a stony path to the village of Aguersioual. Lunch prepared by our cook under the big walnut trees. In the afternoon, we return to the village of Matate, where is our cottage. Night in lodging with the inhabitant. 5h 30m walk.
Matate - Col de Tizi Oudid (2000m) - The valley of Azzaden - Azib Tamsoulte (2000m)
A climb of the Tizi Oudid pass at 2000m. Beautiful view of the Azzaden valley with a great diversity of landscapes and terraced crops. Crossing the villages of Aïd Aissa, Tizi Oussem. Panoramic view of the valley of Azzaden, then we cross a forest of juniper trees and oaks before arriving at Azib N'Tamsoulte (Azib = bergerie in Berber). Night in lodging. 5 hours of walking.
Azib Tamsoulte (2300m) - Col d'Aguelzim (3450m) - Refuge of Toubkal (3200m)
We leave our house to take a very busy path that goes up to the Col d'Aguelzim (3450 m). From the pass, panoramic view of the whole massif (summit of Toubkal 4,167 m, Ouanekrim 4,080 m, Oukeimden 3,700 m ..). Then descent to the Toubkal refuge (3200m). 6h 30 walk.
Ascension of Toubkal (4165 m) - Descent to Armed (1900m)
Departure at 5am (to avoid bad weather) for the ascent of Toubkal; the roof of North Africa. From the top, the view is panoramic on the volcanic massif of Toubkal and the surrounding mountains. Back to the refuge. Breakfast. After we continue the descent to Armed. Night in lodging with the inhabitant. 8 hours of walking.
Armed (1900m) - Imlil (1700m) - Marrakech
After the quiet breakfast. About an hour of descent to Imlil. We join our vehicle for transfer to Marrakech. In the afternoon, you will have time to visit the monuments and souks of Marrakech.
Transfer to the airport for your flight back.
Good to know
- Accommodation with full board
- Luggage transport: Mules and muleteers
- Professional Mountain Guide
- Transport and transfers from and to Marrakech
- Anything not mentioned in the program
- Meals in Marrakech (about 15 to 20 € per meal)
- Personal expenses
- Tips and gratuities
- The ascent of Toubkal (4167m), the highest point in North Africa
- Crossing of the beautiful valleys and rivers from Oukaimeden to Toubkal
- The beautiful lake of Ifni behind the high atlas
- Explore the quite life of the berbers while getting inside the private house of a family
- Discover the people living in the highest villages of the Atlas