If you are looking for a nice Biking Tour break in Morocco, here is the best one to do, get out from busiest squares of Marrakech, another World is hidden with the giant Atlas Mountain Slopes. During three days of pure MTB, you will be amazed by mind blowing landscapes, an efficient assistance crew and the legendary Berber hospitality.
- Duration: 4 days
- Destination: Atlas mountains
- Accommodation: Local gites and Berber houses
Welcome by your guide at Marrakech Airport and short transfer to your hotel or Riad in town. If you have brought your bike with you, we will take you to our shop to mount it and keep your box until the end of the trip, our shop is near Marrakech Airport. Over night in Riad or Hotel. If you like to book for yourself we will be happy to meet you at any where, If you like us to book for you will be happy to do it also.
Early in the morning our Guide and Driver will come to you in your Hotel or in Riad for an early transfer in our assistance vehicle southwest of Marrakech near Lake Takerkoust. After taking possession of your bike and the last check, the trip can start. Our day starts on a flat stretch, then ascending to Takherkhourte Village before Zigzagging up to the Kik plateau with a great view of the mighty peaks of the Atlas Mountains and MT Toubkal (the Highestpeak in North africa), peak 4167m. this magnificent plateau transforms with the seasons. from the brown / tan fall when farmers plow the land with their teams of donkeys and mules. Brow / white in Winter with snow covered peaks of the Atlas Mountains. Green/ Red in spring when the barley fields of bright green mix with poppy fields. Yellow / brown in summer announcing the harvest. After a nice ride through terraces and local adobe villages, the track will quickly loose altitude and brings down to Asni. If you still have some energy we can ride the resting 17 km Tarmac road to get to Imlil Village. Other wisewe pack our bikes and our 4×4 will give us a lift to our Accmmodation in Imlil.
From the foothills of the Mount Toubkal, Morocco’s and NorthAfrica’s highest Summit 4167m. our ride starts climbing the challenging Tizi Tamatertat 2230m. on top, we can enjoy the dramatic views of the majestic, of High Atlas summits. at the village of Wanskra, we will follow a dirt track snaking down the valley. The itinerary is awesome over hanging the deep wady with its green terraces and beehive like villages stuck to the dry mountain hillsides. Our ride is punctuated by the kids are always amazed to see visitors on MTBS. The Arrival nearAsni marks the end of Our ride, Overnight in a nice Berber House .
After a good breakfast we will get ready for the day and our journey will start, we will ride a short flat section before testing our physical abilities on a long and challenging climb up, we can enjoy the superb viwes of the contrasting flat plains far north and the imposing summits of the Atlas Mountains just above us. We will carry on riding a nice track heading east to overhang the amazing OurikaValley. A mixture of trails and track will lead us to the bottom of the luxurious Valley where our great day ends. After packing our bikes, a short transfer will lead us to the exciting Marrakech.
- English speaking guide and cook
- Muleteers and mules for luggage
- All the meals during the trek + mineral water, coffee and tea
- Comfortable accommodation
- Excursion with local guide
- Transportation from and to Marrakech
- Travel insurance
- Soft drinks
- Tips and personal expanses