After arriving in Marrakech, you will be received by our staff and check in at the hotel, before spending the night there.
Early in the morning we depart in a minibus or Land rover heading south. At the breathtaking Tizi-n-Tichka pass we turn left towards Telouet. Here our mountain bike adventure starts. A rough track takes us south through an amazing landscape of colors, traditional villages and green oases. The track ends at the famous ksar Ait Benhaddou where we load our bikes on the vehicles for a transfer to Ouarzazate.
We depart for an incomparable adventure! A transfer takes us to Kelaa Mgouna, known for it’s annual rose festival. Our route takes us over a desert plateau toward the first pass of the High Atlas. A long climb brings us to the Talouite pass, from which we have a marvelous view over the Valley of the Birds. The landscape here is breathtaking because of the contrast between the red soil and the green of the oasis.
Next we descend into the still untouched Talouite Valley, with its pristine landscape. Lunch is on the bank of the river. After lunch we cross the river and follow the splendid valley of El Hotwith Hot with its traditional Kasbahs (Berber castle) Lodging with local residents.
We follow the splendid Dades Gorge until the city Boumalne Dades. The long tour will cross the MGoun River and will climb some passes. After the climb at Boumalne Dades, we have a nice view over the oases. We continue and cross over a large desert plateau. Perhaps we come across a group of nomads with their herds. We arrive in a small village at the feet of the Saghro Mountains. Lodging with a local resident.
We ride into the volcanic Saghro Mountains, and climb to the Tazazarte Pass (2500m). Lunch is in the pass, with a fantastic view. In the afternoon we have a long descent. We set up camp as we enter the canyons opposite the impressive rock formation Bab n’ Ali. Lodging in tents. (Afterwards possibility to walk to the cascades of Iminougoulize. 1 hour)
We leave the unpaved road and follow a mule path through a scenic landscape. Now the route becomes even more challenging. The support vehicle is not present during this part of the trip. We travel further to the impressive rock of Bab n’ Ali, and on to the arid Amguis Valley. Lunch in Nkob. Here it is possible to organize an evening to enjoy local folklore. After lunch we can add about 48 km / 30 miles by climbing two passes. During this part we visit some rock drawings. Lodging with a local resident.
After breakfast we load the bikes on the vehicles and drive to the splendid Draa Valley. We unload the bikes here and we ride the last short stage on our mountain bikes through one of the most beautiful valleys of Morocco with a succession of traditional villages lying in green oases. ( 30 km / 20 miles) After lunch we drive to Marrakech via the Tizi-n-Tichka Pass.
Transfer to the Airport.
Supervised :• English speaking guide, a graduate of Trades Training Centre Mountain.
• Berber speaking and knowing establish bonds of contact with local populations.
• A cook for meals based on fresh products.
• Experienced 4x4 drivers.
Transport :• By minibus between airport and hotel / Arrival and Departure.
• During the raid, according to the number for a group of 6 to 8 people : two.
• 4x4 for transfers from one point to another and for assistance in case tiredness.
• They will also serve to transport luggage and stewardship and logistics.
Material provided by the organizer :• Foam Mattress.
• Two large tents, lounge and kitchen.
• Tents Igloo for two.
• Kitchen equipment, cutlery, stoves.
• Covers for plastic bags.
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