8 Days / 5 Days ½ Cycling / Grade Moderate: 3/ Technical : 3

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Day 1

  • Arrival to Marrakech Airport,
  • welcome by our guide and transfer  by minibus.

Overnight at 3* hotel on BB basis (Hotel Oudaya or equivalent)

Day 2: Marrakech – Toundout

210 km road transfer.  30 km MTB / Uneven: +150m, 

Early Departure to Demnate and the Tizi n’Fedghate Pass, prepare bikes and strat cycling near Ghessat towards east.

Highlights:

  • Imi n’Ifri natural bridge
  • Overnight in a Gite at Toundout
  • Meals: B – L – D

Day 3: Toundout – Alemdoun

45 km MTB. Uneven: +550m,-150m.

Highlights :

  • Ait Zaghar plateau with nomads and Troglodyte caves
  • High plateaus ambiance with the Mgoun Range in the background

Overnight in a Gite at Alemdoun

Meals: B – L – D

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Day 4 : Alemdoun – Dades Valley:

35 km MTB / Uneven: +250m,-380m.

Highlights :

  • The Qati Canyons (if not too much water!)
  • Superb Berber red stone and mud bricks villages, beautiful Berber architecture

Overnight in a Gite at Ait Yul

Meals: B – L – D

Day 5 :  Dades – El Merss

40 km MTB / Uneven: +350m, -320m.

 Highlights:

  • Dades Valley, discovery of rose fields and Kasbahs

Overnight at Camp at El Merss

Meals: B – L – D

Day 6: El Merss – Ighazzoun

46 km MTB / Uneven: +650m, -900m. 

Highlights :

  • The Challenging Tagmout Pass 1980 M to cross the Saghro Range
  • Superb views on the snow capped Atlas Mountains
  • Tajalacht Canyon and Saghro typical gorges and pitons

Overnight at camp at Ighazzoun

Meals: B – L – D

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Day 7: Ighazzoun – Nkob – Marrakech

25 km MTB / Uneven: +150m, -400m / 380 km transfer

Highlights :

  • Saghro typical villages and oases
  • Drive along the right bank of the Draa Valley
  • Cross the spectacular Tichka Pass …

Overnight in 3* hotel in Marrakech (hotel Oudaya or similar)

Meals: B – L

Day : 8 Departure

Transfer to Marrakech Airport and flight back home.

Meals: B

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