Morocco: Mount Toubkal 4000m+
Our March 21st trip is now FULLY BOOKED. Our next trips will include two days on the Moroccan coast.
Through Mountains & Culture
An Experience of a lifetime
Our main objective on this trip is to have fun, experience the adventure and take in the beauty that is Morocco. Apart from being highly qualified and experienced, our guides are also easy going and there to make your trip as enjoyable as possible. This is the perfect trip for those who are looking to experience an overseas hiking expedition and hit a 4000+m peak!
Prior to the trip, we will meet for a hike in the Wicklow Mountains. This will give you an opportunity to meet the group, guide and ask any of the questions you have.
Travel from Dublin to Marrakech on the 3:30pm Ryanair flight. We should land at 7:30pm. A shuttle will pick the group up from the airport, and we should arrive at the hotel for 9pm. After a quick check-in, we will have a late dinner and discuss the next morning’s plans.
We will leave Marrakech for 10am and take the 1.5-hour bus journey to the beautiful mountain town of Imal Here we will spend the day soaking in the mountains, fitting boots & crampons and getting any last minute needs seen to.
Arrival to Imlil (65km from Marrakech), meet the guide & multeer and then start the trek & climb Tizi Mzik pass (2479m), spectacular view over Imlil valley & Toubkal Summit, continue to Tamsoulte to visit the highest waterfalls in the Atlas Mountains through juniper forest, Overnight at the Refuge, 5hrs walking.
This day we will take a route which brings us along Ouanoukrim summit. This is a trial day to see how we handle the altitude. 5 hours hiking.
Up early for the climb up Toubkal (4,167 m) from where, clouds allowing, you will 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 2,500 m back down to Imlil. You will normally be dropped off at around 5.00 pm in Marrakech.
Today, you have the opportunity to discover the beautiful city of Marrakech. We can book you for a city tour, massage or hammam.
- We take a €250 deposit to hold your space.
- €550 8 weeks prior to the trip
If you have any questions then do not hesitate to get in touch and we will get back to you as soon as possible.