COMBINE TREK FROM MOUNT TOUBKAL AND DESERT TOUR 7 DAYS
COMBINE TREK FROM MOUNT TOUBKAL AND DESERT TOUR 7 DAYS
- tafraouat: Toubkal and Sahara
- Grade :
- Trip Days :7 days
- Trip Type : Trekking and camel rading
- Tour Hours :5 to 8
- Altitude : 4167m
- 1 Person : On request
- 2 – 4 People : 180€ Per Person
- 5 – 10 People : 145€ Per Person
Trek in Morocco offer you this trek of 7 days is a combination between a hike in the mountains of the High Atlas and the dunes of the desert, a program full of emotion, adventures and is a fully unforgettable journey from the mountains to the dunes of the desert.
In this very exited 7 days you are able to make trekking in the Atlas Mountain with summit Toubkal and Sahara desert. A trek of this sort takes you from Marrakech to the High Atlas Mountain, climb the summit of MT Toubkal.
Discover the landscapes and berber villages; Ait Mizan with nice view over the Atlas Mountain chain including Toubkal peak …
Hiking in the desert are the most beautiful when admires beautiful dunes all around the horizon, think we’re in another world. This is advice to you to see and judge
This is an ideal trip for those who want a demanding week’s walking, stunning mountain scenery and the added challenge of theThe ascent of Toubkal and Sahara Desert.
DAY1 : TRANSFER FROM MARRAKECH TO IMLIL
After your transfer from Marrakech to Imlil (1,780m), you will set off an a 6 hour trek out of the Imlil Valley and into the Azzadene Valley. Along the way you will pass Tizi N’Mzik at 2,450m, the refuge at Azib n’Tansoult and the Ighouliden waterfalls. Overnight in the Lipeney mountain refuge at 3,000m
DAY2 : FROM AZZADEN VALLEY TO TOUBKAL REFUGE
Today involves a fairly stiff climb out of the Azzadene Valley to the Toubkal Refuge over the Aguelzim Mountain pass at 3,560m. Lunch will be taken with spectacular views over the Atlas Mountain Range. Overnight in the Toubkal Refuge (Niltner Hut) where you’ll likely be sharing a bunk room with other trekkers tackling Toubkal early the next morning
DAY3 : TOUBKAL SUMMIT TO IMLIL
Up early for the climb up Toubkal (4,167m) from where, clouds allowing, you’ll have wonderful views over the Atlas Range and the Sahara Desert then a long way back down past the refuge and the well-worn path back to Imlil. This is a fairly long day with 8-9 hours of trekking, involving 900m up then almost 2,500m back down to Imlil for the night.
DAY4 : IMLIL – DADES VALLEY
You will be picked up from your accommodation in Imlil at 8.00am and head out over the Atlas Mountains, driving over the stunning Tizi-n-Tichka mountain pass at( 2260m). You’ll pass through lots of Berber villages, and once you’re in the desert, you’ll see riverside oases and barren hillsides dotted with Kasbahs (fortified dwellings that house families and their livestock). Along the way, you will have the option either to take a break and visit the Ouarzazate Film Studios or stop for a hike. Once you reach Dades Gorge, you have the option of going for a hike, or relaxing at your hotel. Overnight in Dades. (Total driving time – 8 hours)
DAY5 : DADES VALLEY – TODRA GORGE – MERZOUGA
Breakfast at the hotel. Transfer from the Dades Valley to Todra Gorge – a massive fault dividing the High Atlas Mountains, rising up 300 meters in a narrow valley with palmeries and Berber villages. Here, you can go for a hike to explore the palmery, a green oasis full of large date palms. After lunch you’ll head further into the desert to the gateway town of Merzouga to pick up supplies for your desert trip. You will then drive on to a kasbah to pick up your camel. At sunset, you’ll trek for an hour-and-a-half by camel to a Berber camp where you will enjoy a traditional Moroccan dinner, and sleep under the stars or in tents at a desert camp. (Total driving time – 6 hours
DAY6 : MERZOUGA – AIT BENHADDOU
Wake to a desert sunrise and then return to the kasbah by camel. You will then have a chance to freshen up and enjoy a breakfast. Once you are refreshed, you will head out of the desert for a drive to Ait Benhaddou. This is an ancient fortified city containing countless kasbahs and has been the atmospheric subject of numerous Hollywood movies (The Mummy, Gladiator, Alexander, Lawrence of Arabia…) You will have the chance to walk around the buildings and explore with your guide. You will overnight in a hotel close to Ait Benhaddou. (Total driving time 6 hours)
DAY7 : AIT BENHADDOU – MARRAKECH
Morning, departure from our hotel to back again to red town Marrakech via tichka pass one of the highest pass of the roads in morocco tadaret village at ( 1600m) ait ourir then Marrakech after 4 hours driving we reach the red town Marrakech end of my service
- All food on trek, including plates, cups, utensils.
- All ground transport required to and from the trek.
- Services of an English speaking, qualified Local Guide.
- All Accommodation during the Trek (Campsites & Guest House and hotels)
- Portages (Cook and Camels and Porters
- Hôtels or riads with breakfast
- Soft Drinks (Fanta,Coca,water,…)
- Personal travel insurance .
- Personal equipments (Sleeping bags,walking shoes ,…)
- Tip for the guide and cook and driver and Muleteers
Prices quoted are per person, based on sharing a twin room/2 person tent (unless otherwise stated). Additional hotel or riad nights after trek from 25 EUR p.p. twin/35 EUR single
Trek prices may vary depending of the season (High altitude Treks).
Note about payment : Payment : can be done in € / $ / £ or MAD