Toubkal trek & sahara desert
This trip is a nice combinaison to experience mout Toubkal climb and explore the sahara desert. For a week holiday you will attend the highest peak in north africa and spend lovely journey in the sand dunes.
Day 1 - Marrakech-Imlil - Toubkal refuge.
After an 1h30 drive to the town of imlil, meet your loal team and hike for 6 hours to Toubkal refuge 3200m. There will be lunch in the midway. Stay in dorms.
Day 2 - Toubkal 4167m and return to imlil 1760m.
After an early breakfast, we begin our trek to mount Toubkal. The ascent will take up to 4 hours to the summit. Return to the refuge for lunch and then head down to imlil. You will stay in loal house with hot shower and warm diner.
Day 3 - Imlil - Ait benhadou kasbah - rose valley - Dades valley
Today you will trip towards the south east of the country. You will explore the ancient ben hadou kasbah and drive through ouarzazate city, the holywood of moroccm, and pass through rose valley.stay in a hotel with diner and breakfast.
Day 4 - Trip deep in the desert
We drive from Dades valley to Todra gorges. Short walk in the valley. Lunch in the village of Tinjdad. Afterwards head towards the magic sand dunes of Erg Chebbi. Will be welcomed by local team and start camel ride over the dunes. Stay in the camp and watch the sunset. Diner,fire and music.
Day 5 - Merzouga dunes - Tichka pass - Marrakech
The journey will take you back to Marrakech after spending a lovely night in the sahara desert. You will stop in ouarzazate to have lunch and explore the famous Taourirte kasbah. Afterwards drive back through the spectacular Tichka pass. Arrive to Marrakech and stay in the hotel with breakfast.
What's Included / Not Included?
- Transport from marrakech to imlil
- Registered tor guide
- All meals in the mountains
- Night in the refuge
- Nigh in imlil
- Night in Dades
- Night in Merzouga
- Last night in marrakech
- AC private minibus for sahara trip.
- Diners and breakfasts in the sahara trip
- Camel ride
What's Not Included
- Local tipping
- Personal travel insurance
Imlil: guest house Toubkal:refuge Dades:hotel Merzouga:camp Marakech: hotel
Frequently Asked Questions
What do I need to bring?
Luggage bag ( easy to be taken by porters or mules)
- Small Back bag ( daily things)
- Walking shoes ( for treks)
- Hat ( for treks)
- Gloves ( for winter treks)
- Sun glasses
- Sun cream
- Double socks
- 2 Walking pants
- Rain jacket
- Rain pantv
- First aid kit ( trekking)
- Warm jacket
- Ski shoes ( for ski touring)
- Camel bag
- Water purification ( tablets for treks)
- Personal medication ( you may not find proper one in moroccan pharmacy)
- Head torch
- Personal travel insurance
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Make an enquiry
Please let us know what date you would like to start your trek and how many people are in your group. We will send you a quote as soon as possible.