- English speaking guide
- Muleteer (s) and mule (s) for assistance
- Full board on trek + mineral water coffee and tea
- Ground transfers by 4x4 or minibuses
- 6 nights in tent camps
- 3 nights in a small hotel in Marrakech on BB basis
10 Days, 7 Days trek, Period : Spring to Autumn
Level: Challenging, Assistance : Mules
Arrival at Marrakech airport where you will be welcomed by your guide and transfer to your 3* hotel in the medina of Marrakech, overnight on half board basis.
Early departure towards and the village of Larbaa n’Tighedouine where we meet our muleteers. We start our trek at 1200m by a long regular uphill path. At the highest point of the day, we reach the summit of Adrar n’Yagour at 2600m. We enjoy the stretched view on the Houz Plain before we join our first camp is settled at 2230m after 8h de trekking.
We traverse the Yagour plateau and discover some amazing pre historic carved rocks 2000 bc. We progress through transhumance territories where herds of sheep and goats breed during summer time. We leave the plateau and start a long descent through Berber villages towards the Ourika Valley. After a picnic near the river we carry on our trek until the village of Agadir n’Ait boulmane near which we camp at 1500m, 6h30 de trekking.
Aquatic morning through the gorges of Tamatart, in lucky days we might see colonies of monkeys feeding on walnut in these superb granit canyons. After lunch at Assaka, we leave the river and climb the Amenzal pass 2400m before we join a village of the same Name. A long regular climb takes us to our bivouac at Boukchoud at 2500m, 6h00 trekking.
We start early this morning for the long ascent of the Adrar n’Dern 4001m. We follow an amazing crest until the sumit, the long course is largely rewarded by a superb panorama dominating the anti Atlas Range and the high Atlas summits towards north. Our camp is pitched at l’Azb n’Ourai at 3000m, 9h trekking.
A short climb leads us to the Ourai Pass; we could nearly touch the imposing pyramid of the Toubkal manifesting to us towards north. By a long way downhill we reach the smart village of Amsouzert where our team can buy some fresh supplies for us as well as for the precious mules. After a refreshing pause and a good mint tea at Mr Belaid’s house we carry on our walk to reach Lake Ifni where we camp at 2300 m, 7h00 trekking.
A steep morning walk to climb the Tizi N´Ouanoums (3650 m), and a quick downhill path towards the refuge Neltner (3200 m). Our Toubkal base camp is set bellow the refuge, 6h00 trekking.
A very early start to attempt the summit of mount Toubkal, and why not assist to sun rise over the Atlas Mountains. On top the superb scenery extending to the Sahara south and magnificent high peaks contrasting with flat low planes north is really rewarding. We start our long way downhill and join the Ouawgant Valley. We reach our last lunch spot at Aremd before the last steps to get to our minibus in Imlil 1700m, 9h00 de trekking. After farewells to our Berber team and the Atlas, a 2 hours transfer leads us to our Riad in Marrakech, overnight on half board basis.
A whole to explore the vibrant Marrakesh! There is a lot to see and visit from the souks to palaces and museums or enjoy a mint tea on a terrace overhanging the amazing Jamaa Lafna Square. Overnight in Riad in Marrakech, Bed & Breakfast basis.
A transfer is organised from your hotel to Marrakech Airport to take your return flight.
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