Cycling from the North to the South of Morocco 11 Days

Code: 11Northsouth
11 DAYS 610 NIGHTS
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Tour Overview

Travel to Morocco and visit the best of the country's sights on this 11-day all-encompassing adventure Marrakech . From the Atlas Mountains to the Saharan deserts to the Palmeries of Todra Valley, and from the medieval old town of Ouarzazat to the spice markets of Erfoud , the most spectacular of Morocco await. Observe the vibrant contrasts between old and new architecture, artwork and cuisine. Learn about fallen cities and cross paths with nomadic tribes. The majesty of Morocco is a feast for the senses.

DEPARTURE/RETURN LOCATION From Airport or Your Hotel/Riad
DEPARTURE TIME At 9h AM from the Hotel/Riad
INCLUDED
Transport pick us from Marrakech and get us back to Marrakech. ( Type of Transport )
A support vehicle follow us all the time and the van for transfers
Accommodations
All Meals during this Trip & Mineral Water

Full suspensions Road Bike with Helmet ( Type of Bikes )

English French speaking guide / Local Guide
NOT INCLUDED
Travel Inssurance
Guide gratuity

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Day 1: Airport — Marrakech

welcome by myself at Marrakech airport and short transfer like 20 minutes to your hotel in Marrakech. if you have brought your owner bike with you, we will take you to our shop to mount it and keep your box until the end of the trip, in evening we will have dinner together and we will do a quick meeting it's just to each other and we talk about our trip.

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Day 2: Marrakech Ait Ben Haddou

Departure at 8:00 am after breakfast for TADDERT in road connection by the Tichka Pass (2,260 m.).

81 Km / D + 1460 m.

Bike stage to AIT BENHADDOU

Lunch during the stage at TELOUET.

Dinner / Night N ° 2 at AIT BENHADDOU

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Day 3: AIT BENHABDOU / DADES.

In the early morning, walk to UNESCO site AIT BENHADDOU, Bike stage to BOULMANE-DADES through the valley of 1000 Kasbahs and the valley of Roses.

114 KM / D + 960 m.

Road to OUARZAZATE.

Lunch midway

Dinner / Night N ° 3 in BOULMANE-DADES

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Day4: THE CANYON OF THE DADES

A marvel that this step in the Dades Valley with its kasbahs and terraces cultivated.

92 KM / D + 1300 m.

Lunch at KM 36 then each model its stage because we make a return trip to the gorge.

Dinner / Night N ° 4 at BOULMANE DADES

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Day 5: DADES / ERFOUD.

We visit TODRA GORGES and the TINHERHIR oasis early in the morning.Then bike stage to ERFOUD, capital of fossils and Cheche.

90 KM / D + 310 m.

Lunch at TINEJDAD.

Dinner / Night N ° 5 at ERFOUD

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Day 6: ERFOUD / MERZOUGA.

A short step in a dream setting on a very rolling course through the expanses of fine sand. In the afternoon, we go by bus to reach the foot of the great dune, the walkers will climb to see Algeria 20 kms. Excursion possible in camels and mint tea. Visit of the Berber handicraft cooperative (without obligation of purchase)

50 KM / D + 200 m.

Dinner / Night N ° 6 in MERZOUGA at the foot of the dunes

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Day 7: MERZOUGA / ALNIF

Road link from 1:00 to RISSANI, visit the souk and its market donkeys.

104 KM / D + 560 m.

Lunch area of MECISSI.

Dinner / Night N ° 7 at ALNIF

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Day 8: ALNIF / ZAGORA

Transfer to Tarrzarine where will begin our stage of the day. A relatively rolling stage in arid landscapes. Very typical lunch before the Tisi n Test.

100 KM by Tizi n Tafilalet / D + 430 m.

Dinner / Night N ° 8 in ZAGORA, the pearl of the South.

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Day 9: ZAGORA / AGDZ through the Draa Valley

We follow the largest palm grove of Morocco until AGDZ Moving stage in the oasis of Draa with lunch en route.

90 KM / D + 560 m.

Dinner / Night N ° 9 in a typical and comfortable riad

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Day 10: AGDZ / OUARZAZAT

A very nice pass for this last stage with a 17 km pass to cross in a fantastic landscape in a desert of pebbles. At the top, we admire the 7 summits at more than 4000 m. from Morocco. Lunch at OUARZAZATE. In the afternoon, we reach MARRAKECH by road.

78 KM / D + 1260 m..

Dinner / Night N ° 10 at MARRAKECH (hotel of the 1st day)

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Day 11: End of our services after breakfast.

End of our services after breakfast. Transfers at MARRAKECH airport according to your flight schedule. End of our services.

Highlights

  • Ride in high Atlas Mountains
  • Visit ancient Kssar of Ait Ben Hadou
  • cycle to the Sahara Desert and spend the night in luxury Nomadic Tent under Stars
  • Hike 2 Hours in Rose Valley ( optional )
  • Conquer challenging climbs and exciting descents
  • Pedal through remote villages and the rugged Atlas Mountains of Morocco
  • Ride through many berber villages in Toubkal National Park.
  • Explore berber villages in Toubkal Nation Park.

Tour Price

  • Group 2 people : 1000€/person
  • Group 3 people : 990€/person
  • Group 4 - 7 people :980€/person
  • Group 8 - 12 people : 975€/person.

What to Take

  • We recommend packing the following items:
  • Normal daily clothes
  • Padded cycling shorts and gloves
  • Breathable top or cycling jersey
  • Sunglasses/eye protection
  • Stiff-soled shoes suitable for cycling
  • Waterproofs and long cycling trousers
  • For the earlier departures you may need some warmer layers
  • Sun cream