DAY 1 MARRAKECH

Welcome at Marrakech Airport, transfer and overnight at 3*hotel in Marrakech on Bed & Breakfast basis.

DAY 2 MARRAKECH – AIT ADEL LAKE – TOUFRINE

Early transfer by 4×4 towards Ait Adel Dam, start biking at 1056m on a double truck climbing towards The IBOUDA Col, superb views on Berber villages and valleys.Transfer by 4×4 at the end of the journey to our gite for the night.

Transfer distance: 160km / Ride distance: 40km

Uneven positive: 850m Uneven negative: 550m

Physical difficulty: *** /  Technical skills: **

DAY 3 TOUFRINE– TASSAOUT N’OUFELLA

Today we bike up the amazing Tassout Valley and the village of Ait ALI N’ITTO. We leave the main piste to visit the superb village of Megdaz, a master piece of Berberarchitecture. The Valley gets narrow and suddenly opens on typical stone and dobe made villages. Overnight at Amezri in a gîte at 2300m

Ride distance: 46km

Uneven positive: 850m Uneven negative: 550m

Physical difficulty: ++ / Technical skills: ++

DAY 4 TASSAOUT– IMI N’OULAWEN

This morning, a short trek will lead us to the impressive Wandrass Canyons. We carry on our bike and climb the challenging Oulawn Pass at 2700m. The panoramicview from the top is really breath taking! We ride down to the village of Imi n’Oulawn where we spend the night at 1800m.

Ride distance: 30km

Special this stage: guided gorge tour by foot Uneven positive: 500m

Uneven negative: 900m

Physical difficulty: ++ / Technical skills: ++

DAY 5 IMI N’OULAWEN – AIT YOUB

We carry on downhill before attacking a short climb. Now we are riding on the Tazaghart High Plateaus, where hundreds of transhumant and nomads graze their herdsduring winter. We reach the first villages and stay at Ait Ayoub for the night (For those who are not tired yet, we can ride to the village of Amjgag by the gorges)

Ride distance: 46km

Uneven positive: 300m Uneven negative: 450m

Physical difficulty: +++ Technical skills: ++

DAY 6 AIT YOUB – DADES

We ride south across the amazing Qati Gorges. Out of the canyons, we discover beautiful and intensely cultivated valleys, welcome to the kingdom of the roses. Thisregion is famous by its odorant rose. In the first weekend of May, a big “Rose Festival” is taking place in the next town of Qalaat Mgouna. Overnight in a gite at Ait Yulin the Dades Valley.

Ride distance: 38km

Uneven positive: 350m Uneven negative: 400m

Physical difficulty: ++ Technical difficulty: ++

DAY 7 DADES – QALAAT MGOUNA – MARRAKECH

We visit the Dades most famous rock formations before driving back to Marrakech via Ouarzazate and the

Tizi n’Tichka Pass. Overnight in a Riad in Marrakech on Bed & Breakfast basis.

Transfer distance: 320 km

DAY 8 MARRAKECH AIRPORT

Return transfer to the airport

 

  • Price Per person based on 2 people: 630 EUR Price Per person based on 3 people: 590 EUR , Price Per person  based on 4 people: 530 EUR
  • 8 days / 7 nights
  • 6 days’ medium level mountain biking
  • Price includes:
  • 2 nights hotel, 5 nights gite and local family house , full board on bike tour including mineral water local biking guide
  • 4×4 vehicle supported
  • Price excludes:
  • Insurances, meals in Marrakech, tips & personal expanses, bike hire (120 EUR per 6 Days