Day 2: Marrakech –telouet –Ait ben haddou-Ouarzazate
Early in the morning we depart in a 4x4 or minibus heading south. At the breath taking Tizi-n-Tichka pass we turn left towards Telouet Oases. The track ends at famous Ksar Ait Ben haddou where we load our bikes on the vehicles for a transfer to Ouarzazate.
(Long tour: 63 km, 39 miles and 631 meters, 2070 feet pos. Short tour:35 km, 22 miles)
Distance coverd: 63K / 39 miles
meals include: breakfast, lunch ,and dinner
Accommodation: Hotel in Ouarzazate
We depart for an incomparable adventure! A transfer takes us to Kelaa Mgouna, known for it's annual rose festival. Our route takes us over a desert plateau toward the first pass of the High Atlas. A long climb brings us to the Talouite pass, from which we have a marvelous view over the Valley of the Birds. The landscape here is breath taking because of the contrast between the red soil and the green of the oases. Next we descend into the still untouched Talouite Valley, with its pristine landscape. Lunch is on the bank of the river. After lunch we cross the river and follow the splendid valley of El hot and With its traditional Kasbahs (Berber castles) lodging with local residents (Short tour: 35 km, 22 miles and 600 meters, 2000 feet pos. long tour:42 km, 40 miles and 922 metres, 3024 feet pos.)