This 8-day mountain bike tour in the High Atlas Ait Bougmez – Imilchil is a unique and unforgettable adventure. You will cross spectacular landscapes, Berber villages, steep mountains and green valleys. You will start your trip in Marrakech and head to the High Atlas for an 8-day cycling adventure. Pass through Berber villages, steep mountains and green valleys. You will visit the villages of Ait Bougmez, Imilchil and many more. You will have the opportunity to discover the Berber culture and enjoy the natural beauty of the region. This circuit is a great way to discover the High Atlas and its wonders.
8-day mountain bike tour in the High Atlas Ait Bougmez – Imilchil
Day 1: Marrakech
Reception at Marrakech airport and transfer to your hotel.
Free time to explore Marrakech. Free meals. Night at the hotel.
Day 2: Marrakech – Ait Bougmez Valley (300 km / 5h)
Transfer by minibus to the Ait Bougmez valley with a lunch stop en route. Afternoon, you will start the first stage by mountain bike to the village of Ait Imi.
Dinner and night in a lodge.
Day 3: The upper valley of Zawyat Ahansal
After your breakfast you will cross the Ait Bougmez valley by mountain bike to Ifrane. Passage of the Tizi’n Tirghist pass (2629 m) followed by a descent towards the Assamsouq valley. Picnic and continuation of the route to the Tizi’n Tsali n’Imenaïn pass, then descent to the village of Zawyat Ahansal. Night in a guest house.
Day 4: The “Cathedral Rock”
Descent by mountain bike of the Zawyat river passing through villages with their fortified granaries.
Gradual climb on the mountainside offering a panoramic view of the ocher cliffs of the Cirque de Taghia and the rock of Mestefrane.
Winding descent to the village of Imi n’Ouareg where you will spend the night with the locals.
Day 5: Anergui Valley
Route along the Akhachane gorges, a track carved into the rock along the wadi.
Opportunity to observe Magot monkeys on the cliffs.
Arrival in the valley of Anergui with its fortified villages.
Continuation to Ait Boulmane along the assif Melloul.
Night in a comfortable inn.
Day 6: The nomadic highlands of Imilchil
Wild course with a steep road leading to the ridges.
Crossing the Tingarf highlands, territories of the Ait Abdi and Ait Sukhmane nomads.
Return on the track to the village of Tasraft and continuation to Imilchil.
Night in hostel.
Day 7: Return to Marrakech
Return to Marrakech by vehicle.
Installation at the hotel.
Night at the hotel.
Day 8: Marrakech – Departure
Transfer to the airport according to your flight schedule.
Please note that the distances traveled and the elevations shown are approximate and may vary depending on conditions and specific routes.
- Transfer from Marrakech airport
- Nights in hotels / Gîtes with dinners and breakfasts.
- Local guide.
- Comfortable MTB.
- Mineral water during the mountain bike tour.
- Plane ticket.
- Lunches in Marrakech.
Customize your mountain bike tour?
You can customize your ATV tour to your preferences and skill level. Choose the type of terrain, distance, difficulty and viewpoints you want to see.
How to book this tour?
You can contact us by email:
- The number of participants in this circuit.
- The circuit duration.
- The physical level of the participants.
- The distance to be covered by mountain bike.
- What you want to see during the mountain bike tour.
- The type of accommodation preferred.
We are here to help you make your mountain biking trip to Morocco a success. Helping you find the best route for your tour, choosing the right gear, and making sure you’re safe and ready to go. We can also provide advice on how to train and prepare for your circuit, as well as information on local rules and laws that may apply.