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Gravel Bonanza 2020

Datum 03.08.2020

Starts. Herderstrasse 44 Hamburg. 9:30

Wir werden über Boberger Dünen, Bergerdorfer Geholz Aumühle und Sachenwald ne entspannte Runde drehen bevor wir in Fortshaus Friedrichsrühe mittag essen und dann zurück fahren. Je nach teilnehmer Anzahl werden die Gruppen geteilt. Die genaue Strecke wird noch bekannt gegeben und Track wird rechtzeitig gepostet.

Morrocco Gravel Tour with Eat Sleep Cycle

Datum 03 – 09 October 2020

Ride a colourful tour from Marrakesh into the High Atlas Mountains. Climb the Tizi n’Tichka pass, enjoy lunch with a view of UNESCO world heritage site Ait Benhaddou, ride across the Agafay desert, camp in the heart of the Atlas mountains.

This tour offers an authentic experience for guests open to discovering the unique blend of Arab, Berber & European cultures that shape the heart of Morocco. Enjoy humbling hospitality from your guides, taste delicious Moroccan food of slow-cooked tagines, fresh juices & bottomless pots of tea.

Ride in places that you never thought you could. Morocco is so much more that the hectic Medina in Marrakesh & so different from the stereotypes. Get off the beaten tourist track into rural Morocco & get ready for the ride of a lifetime!

This is a mind-blowing tour across challenging terrain. Our guides & support team are flexible & can offer alternatives each day to make sure everyone is have a fantastic time discovering Morocco. Much of the itinerary is spent at over 1,000 m altitude, making some of the distances even more challenging – but do not worry – your support team will take care of you and help you to achieve your personal goals for the day. This tour mixes road & gravel routes & the overall terrain is best suited to gravel bikes.

Day 1:

Arrival in Marrakesh
Bike set up & warm-up ride

Day 2:

Marrakesh to Telouet, 120 km, 2,500 m
Highlights: The Tizi n’Tichka Pass

Day 3:

Telouet to Tisseldeï, 78 km, 940 m
Highlights: Lunch at the UNESCO world heritage site, Ait Benhaddou

Day 4:

Tisseldeï to Igli, 112 km, 1,900 m
Highlights: Camp under stars in the High Atlas mountains!

Day 5:

Igli to Ijoukak, 68 km, 2,800
Make it epic: Add the climb to Imlil, add 60 km, 1,500 m
Highlights: Epic gravel descent off the High Atlas, evening party with our Berber friends in Imlil

Day 6:

Imlil to Marrakesh, 110 km, 1,400 m
Highlights: Gravel roads across the Agafay desert, walking tour of Marrakesh

Day 7:

Departure transfers to Marrakesh Menara Airport