Day 6 • Djebel Bani - Sahara
Today, we continue our journey south, we will
bike a single track that is more accustomed to
camels than mountain bikes! We will discover
amazing canyons where few nomad families still
live. On the southern side of the Djebel Bani, a
real natural barrier stopping the overwhelming
sands, we will see the first dunes in the distance
and we pedal straight down to our camp in the
Sahara! (B, L, D).
Biking Distance: 46km / Altitude Gain, Loss:
+300m, -400m / Physical difficulty:▲▲▲▲▲ /
Day 7 • Chigaga Dunes - Foum Zguid
Last day biking, we will leave the sand dunes
behind and head west. We will cross the dried
lake of Iriki, riding this lake endless surface is an
amazing experience. Our ride ends near the
superb Djebel Mdaouer Kebir. We will handle our
bikes and drive to Foum Zguid. Overnight in a
nice hotel with a swimming pool! (B, L, D).
Biking Distance: 56km / Altitude Gain, Loss:
+300m, -150m/ Physical difficulty:▲▲▲▲▲ /
Technical skills:▲▲▲▲▲ / Transfer by 4x4:
Day 8 • Foum Zguid - Marrakech
After breakfast, we leave the desert for a long
drive up north via Taznakht and the Tishka Pass.
We reach Marrakesh at the end of the afternoon.
The night is spent in a Riad, not far from Djemaa
Lafna Square (Dinner is not included but your
guide will suggest a good restaurant), (B, L).
Transfer by road: 170km
Day 9 • Marrakech
A whole to explore the vibrant Marrakesh! There
is a lot to see and visit from the souks to palaces
and museums or enjoy a mint tea on a terrace
overhanging the amazing Jamaa Lafna Square.
Overnight in Riad in Marrakech, Bed &
Day 10 • Marrakesh Airport
Depend on your flight schedule, a transfer is
arranged from your hotel to Marrakech Airport.
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Biking trips in Morocco, cycling holidays and mountain biking tours, freeride in the Atlas Mountains on mountain bike organized by maroc Nature
From the southern slopes of the High Atlas to the Bani Range,
the last natural barrier before the great Sahara, our biking
traverse of southern morocco will open the gates of the desert
"the real one" to you! You will pedal Wadis and palm groves
until they open up on the great Saharan spaces with eroded
tabular mountains, dried lakes and dune massifs. This
exceptional desert bike experience will lead you from the land of
the Berbers of the Kasbahs to the vast territories of the last
Day 1 • Marrakesh
Welcome by your guide at Marrakesh Menara
Airport and short transfer to your hotel in town.
Overnight on bed and breakfast basis at 3* hotel.
Jour 2 • Marrakech - Demnat - Skoura
4x4 transfer via the city of Demnat and the Tizi
n'Fedghat Pass. We start our biking adventure
beyond the village of Ghessat and ride south to
reach the oases of Skoura, overnight in a nice
Kasbah (B, L, D).
Driving distance: 210 km / Biking Distance: 36km /
Altitude Gain, Loss: +250m, -350m / Physical
difficulty: ▲▲▲▲▲ / Technical skills:▲▲▲▲▲
Day 3 • Skoura - Draa Valley
An early departure to link the Atlas to the Draa
Valley by the Djebel Saghro. We will ride the
moon like landscapes of this amazing and
unknown range. After lunch, we leave our bikes
and head for a 3 hours trek (too technical to ride).
We will join the Draa Valley and its legendary
palm grove where we spend the night in a
Kasbah in the heart of the oases, (B, L, D).
Biking Distance: 41km / Altitude Gain, Loss:
+600m, - 950m / Physical difficulty: ▲▲▲▲▲ /
Technical skills:▲▲▲▲▲ / 3 Hours trekking
Day 4 • Draa Valley - Bouira
We leave the Draa Valley and bike a long trail
leading up the Djebel Ourti and enjoy a last view
of the Atlas Mountains. The stone desert scenery
is punctuated by small isolated villages and
cultivated terraces. We ride a succession of small
passes before winding down a superb canyon.
On a curve, we will discover our first camp set in
a beautiful oasis. (B, L, D).
Biking Distance: 60km / Altitude Gain, Loss:
+600m, -800m / Physical difficulty: ▲▲▲▲▲ /
Technical skills: ▲▲▲▲▲
Day 5 • Bouira - Djebel Bani
In the Morning, we will discover the amazing
palm grove of the Rtam Wadi before riding the
vast arid plains that lead up to the foothills of the
Djebel Bani. After a rewarding lunch pause under
tamarisk trees, we climb a pass to enjoy the
superb views on the anti-Atlas mountains. The
afternoon ride is quite easy to our camp which is
set in a natural amphitheater! (B, L, D).
Biking Distance: 50km / Altitude Gain, Loss:
+560m, -400m) / Physical difficulty:▲▲▲▲▲ /
Atlas to Sahara mtb Adventure
10 Days Trip, 6 Days mtb - Level Moderate to Sportive
Price per person from: € 780.-*
Single Sup : € 160.-
Period : October to April
Price based on group size : 6 pers
Highlights on this Tour
o Ancient city of Marrakech with its intriguing souqs
o The stunning scenery of volcanic Djebel Saghro
o The legendary Draa Valley
o The oases od south Morocco
o A ride till the dunes of the Sahara!
Our Price Includes
o Arrival and departure transfer Marrakech
airport by Minibus
o 2 nights on bed and breakfast basis at 3*
hotel / Riad in Marrakech
o 3 nights in Kasbah Lodge & 3 nights under
o Full board on bike tour with mineral water
o 4x4 assistance on the whole MTB trip
o Moroccan Mountain bike guide
o Camping equipment except sleeping bags
Our Price doesn’t Include
o International flight to and from
Marrakech & Airport taxes
o Morocco Visa fees
o Travel insurance [Compulsory!]
o Lunch and dinner in Marrakesh city
o Soft/alcoholic drinks
o Bar bills and laundry
o Optional trips and sightseeing tours
o Additional nights at the beginning or end
o Tips and personal expanses
o Mountain Bike hire (170 EUR per week)
On all our biking tours, you have a full 4x4 assistance, so don’t be tied to the distances above as you can always bike selected section.
A trip for companions / partners can be organized in parallel with The Toubkal Mtb Grand Tour: If your friend, children, wife or husband don't like biking, we
have an independent hiking/sightseeing daily program for companions and all the group meets in the evening at camp or gite ...
Please contact us for more details