Day 1: Marrakech – Imlil – Sidi Chamharouch – Toubkal Refuge
Our driver will pick you up from your hotel in Marrakech at about 8:00 to Imlil (1740m), a Berber village situated at 65 km south from Marrakech, where from our trek will start. Here we will meet the Berber muleteer crew. Who will accompany you during this exciting trek and take care of your baggage, food and other necessary equipment.An official experienced mountain guide will take you on a walk through the Berber villages via the shrine Sidi Chamharouch (2500m) to reach the mountain hut. Here we will stop for a picnic lunch, prepared before hand by our cook. After enjoying the lunch we shall have a short break before continuing towards the Refuge (3200m). A glass of tasty mint tea will be served for you there. Hot shower will be available to wash off the dust from your body and freshen up for the nextday. In the evening a traditional Moroccan meal will be served for dinner. During summer months there is an option to spend a night in the tent.
Day 2 : Toubkal Refuge – Summit – Return to Imlil
The next day starts with an early wake up to avoid the full power of the Sun. Breakfast is served around 5:00 am. We will begin the ascent climb at 5:30am. Midway of our climb, we will stop for a short break with some refreshments – water, oranges and nuts. After walking uphill for some 3-4 hours, we will be able to enjoy a picturesque view of all the High Atlas Mountains, valleys and Berber villages. When attain the summit, we will have a break of 45 minutes to take pictures and enjoy the magnificent view. Afterwards we return back to the hut, where the lunch will be waiting for us. To get back to Imlil we will follow the same route down the hill. From Imlil we will be taken back to Marrakech.
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