- Bicycle tour
- Active and outdoor
- Cultural, religious and historic sites
- duration 8 days
- tour type Small group Request as private
- age requirement 16-95 yrs
- max group size 16
- guiding method Fully guided
- Tour Code BM-22144
- Footprint Carbonneutral CO2 emissions resulting from all trips on Bookmundi will be offset via investments in carbon reduction projects.
- Operated in English
- Discover the majestic kasbahs and lush oases of the Draa Valley
- Cycle through the remote 'hammada' desert of the Sahara
- Enjoy an exhilarating High Atlas descent through Berber heartland
Discover the kasbahs, tribal villages and cool oases of the Draa Valley on this cycling holiday in Morocco. Cycle through the remote Hamada Desert of the Sahara and enjoy an exhilarating High Atlas descent through the Berber heartland.
Overnight Sahara camp - Ride camels through Saharan sand dunes and camp overnight under the stars
Thrilling descent - Enjoy a scenic descent from the stunning High Atlas mountain pass of Tizi N'Fedrhate
Marrakech - Discover Morocco's vibrant Red City, with its atmospheric medina and lively Djemaa el Fna Square
Day 1 : Join trip in Marrakech
Day 2 : Drive into the High Atlas; cycle to UNESCO site Ait Ben Haddou
Day 3 : Cycling in the Draa Valley, then drive to Alnif
Day 4 : Cycle the foothills of the Jebel Sahro; camel trek to overnight Sahara camp
Day 5 : Enjoy Sunrise in the sand dunes then pedal to Erfoud
Day 6 : Bike though local villages en route to El Kelaa Mgouna
Day 7 : Ride down through the Atlas Mountains; return to Marrakech
Day 8 : Trip ends Marrakech
- 7 Breakfasts, 1 Dinner
- Hotel Almas (2 nights)
- La Kasbah (1 night)
- Kasbah Meteorites (1 night)
- Nomad Camp - Chebbi Dunes (1 night)
- Kasbah Tizimi (1 night)
- Hotel Ksar Kaissar (1 night)
- Explore Tour Leader
- Assistant Cycle Guide
- Local Guide(s)
- Any international flights to/from Marrakech are not included in this price. We always recommend that you arrive 1 day prior to your tour starting date.
- Travel insurance is not included in this Cycle Morocco - Atlas to the Sahara tour. Travel insurance is mandatory to buy. We recommend purchasing it from World Nomads.
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No additional cancellation fees apply for this Cycle Morocco - Atlas to the Sahara tour. You can cancel the tour up to 63 days prior departure and avoid paying the full amount, but your deposit paid is non-refundable. No refund applies for cancellations within 62 days of departure.Payment
For any tour departures within 03 December 2023, full payment is required. For tours that depart later than 03 December 2023, a deposit of 10% is required to confirm this tour, and the remaining balance will be charged 62 days before trip departure.Travel Insurance
Cycle Morocco - Atlas to the Sahara tour requires that you have adequate and valid travel insurance covering medical and personal accidents, including repatriation costs and emergency evacuation. We recommend using World Nomads' travel insurance.Visa
For this Cycle Morocco - Atlas to the Sahara tour getting the required visa(s) is the responsibility for each individual traveller, as visa requirements vary depending on your nationality. We recommend to check with your local embassies representing the countries that you are traveling to, as part of this itinerary.For Solo Travelers
A twin share room may not always be available for solo travelers as it depends on the final number of people on the tour. If you have picked twin share room while booking, and that option is not available, we will get back to you after booking. A single room might then be available against an additional fee.COVID-19 Safety Measures
This trip incorporates the following COVID-19 measures:
- The average size of this tour is just 12 people.
- Rigorous hygiene safety measures will be followed in transportation, accommodation and meal venues.
- All travellers 18 years and older will be required to be either fully vaccinated atleast 14 days prior to departure or have taken a negative test (rapid antigen or PCR) within 72 hours of departure.
What do I need to travel to Morocco?
A visa is not required for a stay of up to 90 days. All passengers traveling to Morocco need to complete a health declaration form at least 72 hours before the flight. It is also advisable to check travel advisories or the nearest embassy and consulate regarding visa requirements before you travel.
How expensive is Morocco for travel?
The currency used in Morocco is the Moroccan dirham (MAD), and one MAD equates to USD 0.10, making it a fairly cheap country to travel in. The average hotel price in Morocco for a couple is MAD428 (USD 42), and daily meals average around MAD132 (USD 13). Local transport costs around MAD70 (USD 6.82), so a trip to Morocco for two people for one week would cost an average of MAD6,272 (USD 614)
How many days would I need to travel across Morocco?
Morocco is a country rich in culture and history, and if you want to see and experience everything this amazing country has to offer, you will need at least three weeks. If you have limited time, a week is plenty of time to travel from Casablanca to Marrakesh and take in some of the country's most iconic highlights.
What are some things I need to consider while traveling in Morocco?
Morocco is a highly conservative country, so it is important to dress appropriately. Cover your upper body and knees at all times. It is also important that you cover your head when visiting mosques. If you go shopping in morocco, do not hesitate to haggle. Haggling is an integral part of Moroccan culture and is expected in most places.