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Mount Toubkal Long Weekend

Mount Toubkal Long Weekend

Mount Toubkal Long Weekend Overview

Over a long weekend, conquer North Africa’s highest peak, Mount Toubkal, hiking a challenging trail through the foothills of the western High Atlas Mountains. Getting a flavour for Morocco’s rich Berber culture, explore Marrakech before heading to the small outpost of Imlil before ascending the summit. Available from May to September, from £749pp.

Over a long weekend, conquer North Africa’s highest peak, Mount Toubkal, hiking a challenging trail through the foothills of the western High Atlas Mountains. Getting a flavour for Morocco’s rich Berber culture, explore Marrakech’s maze-like medina and bustling market Djemaa-El Fna with its smoking grills and colourful street performers, before heading to the small outpost of Imlil. Over two days, hike past terraced farmlands and traditional villages with magnificent mountain views, stopping to overnight in a remote mountain refuge, before the early morning ascent to the summit. Culminating in unrestricted views in every direction, from the Marrakech Plain and High Atlas peaks to the north, and south to the Anti-Atlas and the Sahara, it’s one to bag in a weekend. Ramblers Walking Holidays (01707 331133, ramblersholidays.co.uk) Mount Toubkal Long Weekend 4-night holiday starts from £749/person including return flights from Gatwick to Marrakech (British Airways or EasyJet), airport transfers, accommodation, all breakfasts, dinners and two lunches, knowledgeable English-speaking local guide, all local transport costs and services of an expert walking leader. Departures: 16 May, 13 June, 15 August and 12 September 2020.
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