Kasbah du Toubkal - A Berber Adventure

Kasbah du Toubkal
Kasbah du Toubkal (Photo credit: Andy Flatman)

Deep in the heart of the Atlas Mountains lies a little town known as Imlil, which boasts one of the most amazing resorts in all of Northern Africa. Meet the Kasbah du Toubkal, a lodging place that provides an unforgettable experience combining Berber hospitality, European charm, and local culture. This hotel, located at the foot of the highest peak in the Atlas Mountains, the Jbel Toubkal, will lead you on a Moroccan adventure that you will never forget.

The Kasbah du Toukbal, Morocco
The Kasbah du Toukbal, Morocco (Photo credit: jonl1973)
Imlil, Atlas Mountains
Imlil, Atlas Mountains (Photo credit: Elh.yassine)

The Kasbah du Toubkal offers a variety of adventures that can be personally suited to your individual preferences. These adventures are available in many different lengths, such as a day or two-day tour, up to a week-long trek. all of these are conducted with a personal guide, to whom you can voice your preferences as to the difficulty and destination spots. The Kasbah takes care of the entire trip, and when you return will always have a cup of local Berber mint tea and light refreshments. But tours are not the only adventures awaiting. Simply enjoying the stunning vistas from the rooms, or visiting the local Moroccan markets in the city of Imlil. Whether your inclinations are for a rustic relaxing getaway or a mountaintop adventure, the Kasbah du Toubkal is the perfect place to enjoy either.

Berber Village & Mount Toubkal, Morocco
Berber Village & Mount Toubkal, Morocco (Photo credit: juliamaudlin)

Although the prices for the Kasbah du Toubkal are a little pricey for the luxury involved, this hotel has done a wonderful job of providing local Berber hospitality with as much Western luxury as their culture dictates. Personal loaned leather slippers and robe, authentic Moroccan meals, and general immersion into the culture that surrounds the "Berber hospitality centre" all contribute to create a stunning memory that will be hard to forget.

Atlas mountains
Atlas mountains (Photo credit: Michel Gagnon)

The Kasbah du Toubkal is a beautiful center for singles, couples, families and special groups to visit if they desire a true experience of everyday Berber culture.

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