Morocco All Mountain

Discover the charms of Morocco, its culture, its colours, its smells but above all its fabulous network of trails used by the Berbers, the friendly inhabitants of the Atlas mountains. A whole collection of rides, a change of scenery, passages through berber villages and encounters with the local population are all part of this organized trip.

 

Day 1: Arrival in Marrakech. Transfer to Residences Itrane. Information and set up of bikes. Overnight stay in the Residences.

 

Day 2: First stage: warm-up day along a rolling trail with a red earth background, a few technical tracks ideal preparation for the rest of the trip.Day’s distance : 45km +600m-600m. Overnight stay in a village inn at Ait Ourir

 

Day 3: Second stage: high mountain ambiance for today; in fact our cleats are going to touch the slopes of the Tichka pass, first sliding section with a few passages off track, then after lunch we’ll climb to 2000m altitude in the jeep for spectacular Special which finishes on a rough track along bright red earth terrain. Total distance : 30km +600m-1700m. Night in Ait Ourir

 

Day 4: Third rollercoaster stage, up and down the foothills, 2 mule tracks for you to enjoy. Dist. 45kms +1200m-900m. Overnight stay in a pleasant hotel in the Ourika valley- warm welcome, good food, swimming pool.

Day 5: Fourth stage. After a good night’s sleep, we leave by jeep to a pass at 1850m altitude. We get on our mountain bikes to ride a super trail to the village of Agadir. Transfer to the pass for lunch prepared by local villagers. This afternoon, another not-to-be-missed ride, the really fun “Magic carpet” trail. Total day’s dist : 47kms +650m-2600m . Night in hotel in Ourika

 

Day 6: Fifth and last stage; Start on mountain bikes at 2400m altitude for a ride on high and technical tracks maintained in condition for us by the local villagers. Lunch at our friend’s place , in the heart of the countryside. In the afternoon, 13kms of piste for a magnificent finish, making the most of bike control and slide thrills! Total day’s dist : 40kms +400m-1300m. Overnight stay in a comfortable bungalow in Tahanaout village.

 

Day 7: After a Berber breakfast and a few souvenir photos later, we return to Marrakech for a day free to discover the aromatic and colourful markets and of course the famous Jemaa El Fna square. Night in a riad in the medina.

 

Day 8: Pack up the bikes and transfer to Marrakech airport

 

P.S: The number of kilometers and the altitude profiles can vary slightly as the rides are adaptable (where possible) on site and depending on levels and requests.

Details

Prices:
 1390 CHF ( minimum 5 people) or 1350 euros
 1150 CHF or 1090 euros for a group of 8 people or more

Dates:on request

 

Included:
- Hotel for two nights in Marrakech, inns and one night luxury camping on the mountain
- 5 days of different rides in the Atlas Mountains
- Local French (as well as German and English)speaking Swiss guide based in Morocco for 18 years
- Fully equipped back-up vehicle for the bikes
- All transfers, equipment and luggage transport
- All meals included
- Professional mechanic
- Snacks (water and fruit) provided during rides
- Driver

 

Not included :
- International flight to Marrakech

- Airport taxes

- Liability Insurance

- Tips

 

 

Technical level : basic to expert
Physical level : basic to expert

 

Programm PDF

 

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