4 Days cycling road in Morocco across the Atlas
CYCLING ROAD IN MOROCCO:
I propose you a superb stay bike of a road in the star with as starting point your hotel riad located in the Marrakesh city. T You can rent a magnificent Cannondale, BMC or Canyon premium road bike to swallow the miles on the impeccable roads that you will take. The surroundings of Marrakesh are steep and you will soon have to climb your teeth to be able to climb the different climbs that are presented to you. No need to cover too much, the weather is very good, 25 degrees on average. A perfect environment for an unforgettable cycling holiday of 4 days in the heart of Moroccan culture.
Average distance: 80 km per day
Average altitude difference: 450 m per day
Level: 1 (easy)
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Detail of the stay
Day 1: Welcome to your riad hotel in Morocco
Welcome day for your extraordinary cycling trip in Marrakech
We welcome you to Marrakech Menara airport for your transfer to your hotel riad. Authentic mint tea and Moroccan pastries are served at the pool bar before handing over your keys. Information meeting with me for setting up.Dinner and overnight at your riad hotel. Depending on your arrival time, an exit of 50 km in the beautiful Palmeraie is possible.
Day 2: Ourika – Tahanaout road 138 km – vertical drop 950m
Long day of cycling and discoveries
Departure at 9 am from your riad hotel, climb the Asni pass and the Brahim coast to reach the Quik plateau towards the Takerkoust Lake dam. Lunch at km 95, around 12:30, altitude difference of 880m. Return to Marrakech after lunch by the Amizmiz road, passing by the remarkable gardens of Menara. Arrive at your riad hotel in the late afternoon.
Day 3: Aït Ourir – Ourika – 120 km – altitude gain 780 m :
Departure from your hotel riad around 9 am towards Ait Ourir (35 km). Arrival at the city of Ourika around 12:30 to km 70 – the altitude of 750m. The lunch break will be at Tin Ourika and return by road from Ourika to Marrakech. Crossing Moroccan nurseries and passing by the extraordinary Royal Golf.
Day 4: Marrakech – airport :
Free time at the city of Marrakech, depends on your flight time.