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Review of Mount Toubkal

Mount Toubkal
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Full-Day Private Tour to Imlil Valley including Guided Hike and Lunch from...
Ranked #1 of 17 things to do in Imlil
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Recommended length of visit: More than 3 hours
Owner description: Mount Toubkal is the highest peak in North Africa.
Useful Information: Activities for young children, Activities for older children, Food available for purchase
Durham, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
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Reviewed October 6, 2013

My first high trek. Couldn't have done it without the help of our wonderful guide Ahmed. Very hard, tiring climb but well worth it. The views on route and at the top simply take your breath away. If you plan to stay at refuge it is advisable to take some earplugs if you want to get some sleep before your ascent to summit. Warm clothes and a hat are a necessity as it can be very windy. If you use walking poles, you may need gloves. There is ice as you get higher. Need care on descent, lots of loose stones and scree. Our chef (also called Ahemed) did a great job ensuring we were adequately fed throughout our trip. I must also give a mention to Monica, our mule. She like all the other mules on the mountain do a fantastic job!

Visited October 2013
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“nice trek”
Reviewed October 4, 2013

the track rather stony with shrubs and short grasses.
at the start of the trek, there is a village Amed. behind Amed there is an orchard. at the back of the orchard on a small hillock, there is a gurgling brook and cascades over rocks and stones amidst trees and flowering bushes. great place to take a rest and have a meal.

Visited August 2013
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed October 1, 2013

A very hard climb which knocks the spots off the stroll in the park that is Kilimanjaro. Tough but exhilarating when you reach the top.

Visited September 2013
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Leeds, United Kingdom
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9 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
“Hard but worth it!!”
Reviewed September 30, 2013

We did a 3 day trek which included a climb to the top of toubkal. Our guide Brahim from trek toubkal / natur-atlas was great and the accommodation and meals served before during and after any of the trekking were perfect and actually as good if not better than some of the traditional morrocon meals we had eaten in the city.

The first day trekking was relatively ok but the surroundings were beautiful and the company good with the route taking us from Imlil up to the Toubkal retreat at around 3300m. The second day was hard as we walked from retreat, to summit, to retreat to Imlil but absolutely worth it when we reached the summit and the sun was shinning! There was a great atmosphere at the summit and one which i won't forget in a long time.

I would recommend climbing mount Toubkal to anyone with a reasonable level of fitness and a will to get to the top.

Visited September 2013
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Meknes, Morocco
1 review
Reviewed September 13, 2013

thx for sharing ur experince , i want to go to this place at middle of october . i wonder if any one .
.went in this time of the year! how was the weather
also i kind of feel scared when i have to walk in a narrow high palce with an edge of high palce
so it will be like this??
and do i have to climb alot?

Visited September 2013
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