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Biking in Morocco ( Mountains & Desert )

 

Itineraries for Biking in Morocco

( Mountains & Desert )

 

1/ Full day Mountains bike in the Atlas Mountains/Imlil 

Shared day trip.

Pick up from Marrakech and drive towards the high atlas mountains via Asni, and Ait Mizane valley, arrival to Imlil the starting point of your mountain bike tour, cycle in the directions of Tachdirte through Tizi n’Tamaterte (2279m), stunning views above the snowed high atlas peaks, continue cycling down Imnane valley and cross many berber villages, from Imsker village, continue cycling via the typical village of Tansgharte & Aselda, end at Moulay Brahim, pick up & drive back to Marrakech

Price 1 :  120euros per person per day (Minimum 2 persons )

Price 2 :  90euros per person per day (From 4 persons up… )

Services included:

English speaking guide (MTB specialist).

Car for Assistance.

Mountain Bikes

Packed Lunch


2/ Mountain Bike southern Morocco – 5 days / 4 days cycling

 

Telouet valley, valley of roses, Dades Gorges & Zagora.

Day 1: Marrakech – Telouat – Ait ben Haddou

After breakfast, you will have transfer from Marrakesh to Leglaoui Kasbah in Telouate by 4×4 crossing Tizi n’tichka Pass (2165 m). You will make the start with VTT towards Ait Ben Haddou Kasbah by track about 60 Km (Ait Ben Haddou site registered on the list of the World heritage of UNESCO since 1987 and where many films were turned like: Lawrence of Arabia, the mummy, Gladiator, Astérix…). You’ll enjoy the Ounila valley berber village around the valley. The night will be in the hotel in Ait Ben Haddou.

Day 2: Ait Ben Hadou – Boutaghrar – Dades Gorges:

Transfer from Ait ben Haddou kasbah by 4×4 to passing by Ouarzazate, Sekoura oasis and pinks vallez until you arrive to Boutaghrar, will start from Boutaghrar toward Dades valley along the Oued Mgoun with adobe villages and terraced fields. (About 45 km) The night will be in an inn in Dades valley.

Day 3: Dades Gorges – Tizi N’tzazert pass – N’koub

Leave Boumalne Dades by 4×4. untill you arrive to Tizi N ‘Tazazert pass. Stunning panoramic views of the Atlas, you will start extraordinary descent of 15 km on Bab Ben Ali and his famous pitons untill toward N’koub (about 50 kms). The nighit will be in a hotel in N’koub.

Day 4: N’koub – Zagora.

Departure from N’koub along the Draa Valley by trak through its vast palm groves and ancient villages, you have today 140 km to Zagora, and you can do a distance wich you like by cycling and the rest by 4×4. The night will be in the hotel in Zagora.

Day 5: Zagora – Agez –Ouarzazate – Marrakech.

After breakfast, you can either cycle to Ouarzazate or use 4Wd directly to Marrakech.

Price 1 :  150euros per person per day (Minimum 2 persons )

Price 2 :  100euros per person per day (From 4 persons up… )

Services included:

English speaking guide (MTB specialist).

Car

Mountain Bikes

All meals

Accommodation


3/ The central Hight Atlas and the south of Morocco by Bike-8 days

 

Period:  from  Mai to end of November
Duration
 8 Days / 6 days cycling. Altitude maximum: 2700m 
Distance:  300 kms cycling – 550 kms driving.

Morocco with his many faces from north to south, west to east, we will discover the wonderful natural countryside. It’s in a beautiful decor of exceptional relieves that our trip will be done, high plateaux, beautiful valleys, Berbers villages, juniper forests, try the Berber hospitality & mint  thee served a local family.   Itinerary:   Day 01: Arrived at Marrakech, Reception by our staff, check at the hotel/std Riad.
Night at the hotel /std Riad Day 02: Depart by car, direction Demnate 110 kms – imin Ouaqqa (1900m).
3H biking/ 42 km /rises positif and negatif 200 m Night at Berber house. Day 03 : Imin Ouaqqua (1900 m) – Tizin Tirghist (2390 m) – Abachkou – (1750 m) – Iskattafen. 3H biking/    43 kms / denivele positif 500 m and negatif 600 m Night at Berber house or camp. Day 04 : Iskattafen – Ait Bouguemmaz – Col Tirghist (2640 m)- Assemsouq –Zaouiat Ahansal.
4/5h biking/  56 kms / denivele positif 1300 m and negatif 1100 m
Night at Berber house or camp. Day 05 : Amezrai (1600 m) – Rockets – Anergui (1800m)
6/7h biking /75kms / denivele positif 550 m and negatif 500 m
Night at Berber house or camp. Day 06 : Anergui – Col Roud N’ Iroul (2480 m) – Tasrafte
4/5h biking /50kms / denivele positif 1000 m and negatif 600 m Night at Berber house or camp. Day 07 : Tasrafte – Marrakech
After breakfast, leave for 2h biking and way back to Marrakech afterwards 2h biking / 30kms / 400 kms by car
Night at the hotel /std Riad

Price 1 :  160euros per person per day (Minimum 2 persons )

Price 2 :  110euros per person per day (From 4 persons up… )


4/ High Atlas & Saghro region by Bike – 13 days 

Period:  from  Mai to end of November

Duration 13 Days / 10 days cycling.

 

 


And

 

5/ – Atlas Mountain /Ouirgane valleys – 2 days

 

6/ – Atlas Mountain Atlas Mountain /Ourika valley – 2 days

 

7/ – Zat & Ourika valley – 3 days

 

8/ – Amizmiz valley & Takerkoust lake – 2 days

 

9/ – Tafraout / almond country – 8 days

 

10/ – Oasis & Kasbah trail – 8 days

 

 


 

Please feel free to contact us if you need more informations or prices about these itineraries… : moroccotrekkingadventure@gmail.com

 

 


Important notes:

Services provided:

Transfers from/ to airport.
In Marrakech: Double/ Twin room at a typical Riad or Hotel with breakfast.
In trek: full board / nights under tents for 2 people with soft bed and night in Berber house , car to take you staff & bikes during the whole & also transport from/to Marrakech ,  certified mountain guide, bikes.
According to our experience & acknowledge, we advise you to bring your bike, we are more comfortable with it. IF no we can rent you a standard one.   Things to bring & to do : Dress with style! Shorts, quick drying cycle shirt, helmet, gloves, eye wear…a must.
You will need to drink 3-6 lt. each day depending on the weather, distance, road and your size, you will not see yourself sweat, it just valorizes- be careful..
Take an extra intake of salt in these conditions this can be done in many ways, from eating salt tablets to increasing the salt in your food…
Front legs of a biker do not need any sun cream, but watch the back as the afternoon sun has a habit of.

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