Atlas Mountains Camel Ride
Camel riding day tour in high atlas allow to you to experience the the beauty of toubkal national park from the back of the camel, During the tour you will see the berber villages of asni & the highest peaks of atlas mountains, If you came in saturday you will visit the souk of asni.
You will be picked up from your accommodation in the Marrakech region. The drive takes 45 minutes from Marrakech or Ourika valley, but rather less from Imlil,
You will meet your camel and be given some basic instructions before starting the trek from a hamlet, Moulay Brahim; it follows a route through juniper and pine forest, passing many villages near Asni, with fine views of Mount Toubkal (4,167m), the highest peak in North Africa.
start from Rha Moulay Brahim, ride up the camels through a juniper forest, stunning view of Asni villages & the Atlas Mountains snowed peaks, after highest point which is Tizi n’Ourken, panoramic views of Tahnaout village & the surrounding, following a camel path & pass through Outghale village & Terre d’Amanar, The lunch will be provided on the way
After lunch continue through the barly & almond fields until Tahnaout, pick up & drive back to Marrakech.
The trek lasts 2.5 – 4 hours .
Climb the beautiful Mount Toubkal on this glorious 3-day trek through the wilderness Due to the elevation, the trek is considered one of the hardest, but also one of the most beautiful , visit some of the most spectacular places in the region, including the village of Imlil, the Toubkal Massif, the shrine of Sidi Chamarouch, and the summit of Jebel Toubkal. Aguelzim mountain is located above the Azzaden valley and offers stunning views over the Atlas summit.
- Group 1 person : On request
- Group 2 – 3 people : 50£/person
- Group 4 – 7 people : 45£/person
- Group 8 – 12 people : 38£/person
- English speaking guide.
- Ground transfers by minibuses / taxis: ( hotel – trek – hotel)
- Camel / Mule
- Travel insurance.
- Soft/alcoholic drinks
- Tips and personal expanses
This trek runs all year round and can depart at any date of your preference.
We usually have several treks departing each week that you may join , please get in Touch!!
- Good walking boots and socks / good trainers for valley treks
- Personnel First aid Kit
- 3 to 4 season sleeping bag ( winter) or light Sleeping bag ( Summer)
- Lightweight waterproof over-trousers / rain-pants
- Water bottle or camel back (recommended)
- Soft-sided bag (50-80 litres)
- Lightweight daypack
- Torch and batteries
- Towel & all personal toiletries
Most of those equipment can be rented locally from our equipment shop in Imlil:
- Crampons : 5 €/ Day/pair
- Ice Axe : 3 €/day
- Walking boots : 5 €/day
- Sleeping bags : 2.5 €/day
- Rain Jackets : 3 €/day
- Walking Poles : 3 €/day/pair
- Back packs : 3€/day
- Stoves : 2€/day
The Accommodation during this trek can either be in a mountain hut for the winter treks or on camping if prefered from June -Octo
NB : If accommodation is required in the Atlas Mountains either before or after the trek, we can always book you at our Place in Imlil