Peaks And Valleys Of The Atlas Trek


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Trip Code: TMT
Region: North Africa - Middle East
Countries visited: Morocco
Activities: Peak Bagging, High Altitude Trekking, People & Religion, Point-to-point, Mountains
Duration: 15 Days
Difficulty: Moderate
Profile: 12 days point-to-point walking with full porterage. Altitude maximum 4167m, average 2400m.
Meals: All breakfasts, 11 lunches and 11 dinners included.
Accomodation: 9 nights semi-participatory camping, 2 nights gites with shared private facilities and 3 nights 3-star hotel in en suite rooms.
Group: Normally 7 to 16, plus leader and appropriate local staff.

Holiday price from: to including flights.

Classic trek encompassing three peaks over 4000m, including an ascent of Mt Toubkal

Toubkal Summit

 During Morocco mountain trek, we plan to summit Jebel Toubkal, North Africa's highest peak (4167m), Jebel Ouanakrim (4088m) and the lesser-known Jebel Adrar n'Dern (4001m). However, this trek offers far more than peak-bagging as we discover seldom-visited gorges, passes and valleys and as we cross the High Atlas Range, we are rewarded by spectacular views as far as the Sahara to the south. Some of our campsites are in high valleys, often cut off by snow in the winter but used as pastures during the summer months. One night we camp near Lake Ifni with the chance of an afternoon swim. When our trek is over we return to Marrakech to cool off in its pleasant gardens or to visit the souks for some last minute bargaining. 

Holiday Itinerary

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Day 1: Fly to Marrakech.Show detailed information

Day 2: Morning transfer and gentle trek towards Ait Stimane.Show detailed information

Day 3-4-5: Trek past Neolithic rock carvings into the beautiful Ourika Valley; follow the river towards the Agadir n'Ait Boulmane Gorge.Show detailed information

Day 6: Ascend to Tizi n'Taroutourte Pass (2976m) with beautiful views across Toubkal Massif.Show detailed information

Day 7: Ascent of Jebel Adrar n'Dern (4001m).Show detailed information

Day 8-9: Trek though volcanic landscape of Aourai Pass; to the idyllic Lac d'Ifni.Show detailed information

Day 10: Walk up to Ouanoums Gorge and Tizi n'Ouanoums Pass; to Toubkal Base Camp.Show detailed information

Day 11: Ascent of Mt Toubkal (4167m).Show detailed information

Day 12: Ascent of Jebel Ouanakrim (4088m); to village of Aremd.Show detailed information

Day 13: Short walk to Imlil, transfer to Marrakech. Afternoon at leisure.Show detailed information

Day 14: Morning guided tour on foot. Afternoon free.Show detailed information

Day 15: Fly to London.Show detailed information

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