MARRAKECH and the peak of the Toubkal 8 I
Period: From the end of April to end of October
This trek of eight days of which five walk progressive, feasible in summer, is rich of beautiful landscapes and offers the possibility of the ascension of the peak of the Toubkal, the culmination of the North Africa. The average walk is six hours per day.
Day 01: Marrakech
Arrival at the airport Menara and transfer to the hotel of your choice. Dinner and overnight at the hotel.
Day 02: Marrakech/Asni/TIZIANE (5 hour walk)
Breakfast at the hotel, then departure in 4×4 or in minibus toward toward Imoughlad to 1 400 m - Meeting of the muleteers and the cook and departure of the Walk - Col of Tacht to 2 000 m offering a splendid panorama. - Rest and picnic lunch, then a descent to the village of Tiziane - Night at capita to Tiziane.
Day 03: TIZIANE - TIZGUI (5 and half hours walking)
Breakfast. - Fit through a valley of walnut trees for one hour before reaching the col of Tiziane. - Then the col of Tiwouti 2 400 m through a forest of junipers. - Picnic lunch in the village of Assaka in the valley. - Mounted toward the Grand Village to mills Tizgui. - Then mounted during two hours until the Bergerie Tizgui. - Dinner and overnight in tents.
Day 04: TIZGUI - AAZIB N'TMSOULTE (6 hours of steps)
Breakfast. - Climb to the pass of Tougdalt which offers a panoramic view. - Two hours of descent through the forest of walnut trees to reach the river Azadn. - Picnic Lunch. - Then two hours of walk we leading to the top of the valley, the village Aazib N'Tmsoulte 2 250 m - Dinner and overnight in tents.
Day 05: AAZIB N'TMSOULTE - Toubkal the refuge (6 hours of walking)
Breakfast, and then climb gradually toward the Col of Tzikkert. - A rise very gradually leads to the col Aguelzim 3 450 m from where you can see the summit of the Toubkal. - Then a descent to the refuge of the Toubkal 3 200 m - Lunch at the Refuge, dinner and overnight in tents near the sanctuary.
Day 06 : refuge - Summit of the Toubkal (4 167 m) - AREMDT (7 hours of steps)
Breakfast. - Early Departure by a small stony trail (sometimes in the spring, snow requires to put crampons) - At the end of three hours, and after a few judgments, arrival at the peak of the Toubkal from where you can see the chain of the Atlas and its valleys. - Descent to the refuge by the same path. - Lunch before heading down to the village of Aremdt while passing by the village Marabout Sidi Chamharouch that attend a large number of women who come to treat certain mental illnesses. - Dinner and night at the lodge or in a hostel.
Day 07: AREMDT - Marrakech
Breakfast. - Transfer of Aremdt or Imlil to Marrakech. - Free time in Marrakech - Dinner and accommodation at the hotel.
Day 08: Departure of MARRAKECH
Transfer from the hotel to the airport for departure. Finish.
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