Morocco Motorcycle Tour

Cultural & Theme Tours, Malaga Airport - SpainTraveler pickup is offered to Malaga, Spain

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Ride your motorbike from the picks of the Atlas Mountains to the sand dunes of the Sahara Desert and the beaches of the Atlantic Ocean. Every day a new discovery! This is the Gateway to Africa, this is Morocco!HighlightsHigh Atlas and Middle Atlas Mountainmotorcycle ridesTizi-n Tichka Pass – 2,260 metres above the sea levelDades Gorges – ride the famous hair pins curves of MoroccoChefchouen – the Blue Pearl of MoroccoTodra Gorge – one of the most spectacular canions in the World City of Fez – also known as the Athens of AfricaCamel Ride at Sand Dunes of Erg ChebbiVolubilis – best preserved roman ruins in MoroccoCrossing the Strait of Gibraltar
ItineraryDay 1: MalagaPass By: Malaga airport - Costa del SolWelcome to the city of Malaga, beautiful Spain. Try the traditional Spanish cuisine and prepare for the 2 wheel adventure. Meals included: • Breakfast • DinnerAccommodation included: overnight in a 4* Hotel on Costa del SolDay 2: Malaga - Ronda - AlgecirasStop At: El Tajo de Ronda, Ronda, Costa del Sol, Province of Malaga, AndaluciaUsed as a fortified post by the Romans, the village of Ronda is known for its 18 century Puente Nuevo over El Tajo Gorge. Duration: 1 hourStop At: Bullring of the Royal Cavalry of RondaFounded in 16th century, Real Maestranza is an impressive bullring in the very center of the romantic city of Ronda, Spain.Duration: 45 minutesMeals included: • BreakfastAccommodation included: overnight in a 3* Hotel in AlgecirasDay 3: Ageciras (ESP) - Ceuta - Tetuan (MA) - ChefchaouenStop At: Ferry AlgecirasCross the Strait of Gibraltar. Connecting the Atlantic Ocean to the Mediterranean Sea the straight separates Gibraltar and Peninsular Spain in Europe from Morocco in Africa.Duration: 45 minutesStop At: Chefchaouen Medina, Chefchaouen, Tangier-Tetouan RegionContinue your adventure riding Riff Mountains to Chefchaouen,known as the Blue Pearl of Morocco.Duration: 40 minutesMeals included: • BreakfastAccommodation included: overnight in a 3* Hotel in Chefchaouen, Morocco.Day 4: Chefchaouen – Volubilis – FezStop At: Volubilis Triumphal ArchMorning ride to Volubilis - the ancient capital of the kingdom of Mauretania, one of Morrocco’s best preserved Roman Ruins. Duration: 1 hourStop At: Blue GateContinue your journey with the city of Fez also known as the Mecca of the West. Duration: 1 hourMeals included: • BreakfastAccommodation included: overnight in a 4* Hotel in Fez.Day 5: Fez Stop At: Chouara TanneryEnjoy a rest day in Fez. Also known as Athens of Africa, Fez will offer you the opportunity to tour the local souk, visit the oldest tannery in Africa, meet the local artisans and try the delicious street food. How does camel meat sound?Duration: 4 hoursMeals included: • BreakfastAccommodation included: overnight in Fez in a 4* HotelDay 6: Fez – Er RachidiaPass By: tizi n tlghoumteTiz N Tlghoumte Pass crossing the Atlas Mountains is next on our adventure. The sinuous road takes us to the famous Tunnel Zabal also known as the Tunnel of the Legionares. The 50 m long the tunnel was built by the french foreign legion in 1930 and the Valley of the Ziz River. Meals included: • BreakfastAccommodation included: overnight in a 3* Hotel in Er RachidiaDay 7: Er Rachidia - MerzougaStop At: Merzouga Desert, Merzouga, Meknes-Tafilalet RegionThe scenery changes as we ride in the Merzouga Desert to the Sand Dunes of Erg Chebbi. Enjoy the view of the large seas of dunes formed by wind-blown sand and mount on your camel and ride to the sunset in the desert. Duration: 45 minutesMeals included: • Dinner: a traditional Moroccan dinner with traditional drums playing will be an authentic experience. • BreakfastAccommodation included: overnight in tents in a desert camp Day 8: Merzouga – TinghirStop At: Gargantas del Todra, Tinerhir, Souss-Massa-Draa RegionClose to Tinghir you will find one of the most spectacular canions in the World. When the high rocks close in around the road you are riding on, you know you arrived in Todra Gorge.Duration: 2 hoursMeals included: • BreakfastAccommodation included: overnight in Tinghir in a 3* HotelDay 9: Tinghir - Boulmane Dades – OuarzazateStop At: Dades Gorge, Ifrane Atlas Saghir, Meknes-Tafilalet RegionOrchards of fig, almonds and olives sit at the foot of the mighty Atlas Mountain. Ride Dades Gorge - offering a dramatic landscape each turn offers a new view of the valley. Duration: 2 hoursStop At: Atlas Film Studio, Ouarzazate, Souss-Massa-Draa Regiona caramel coloured oasis, Ouarzazate is a noted film-making location, and the very place where Lawrance of Arabia, The mummie or the Gladiator movies were filmed.Duration: 1 hourMeals included: • BreakfastAccommodation included: overnight in Ouarzazate in a 4* HotelDay 10: Oarzazate – Tizi-n Tichka Pass – MarrakechStop At: Kasbah Ait Ben Haddou‌Continue on the Route of 1000 Kasbahs and cross High Atlas Mountains. Stop at Ait Benhadou Kasbah, a fortified village along the former caravan route between Sahara Desert and Marakesh - UNESCO World Heritage Site. Duration: 1 hourPass By: Tizi n Tichka, Ouarzazate, Souss-Massa-Draa RegionCross Tizi-n Tichka Pass - reaching 2,260m above the sea level it is the highest major mountain pass in North Africa. Meals included: • BreakfastAccommodation included: overnight in a 4* Hotel in MarrakechDay 11: MarrakechStop At: Marrakech Souk, Marrakech, Marrakech-Tensift-El Haouz RegionFree day in Marrakech. You can choose to explore the red city of Marrakesh with its Majorelle Garden, Jemaa El Fna Square and Koutoubia Mosque.Duration: 4 hoursMeals included: • BreakfastAccommodation included: overnight in a 4* Hotel in MarrakechDay 12: Marrakech - Rabat Stop At: Medina of Rabat, Rabat, Rabat-Sale-Zemmour-Zaer RegionEnjoy an evening walk in Rabat Medina.Duration: 1 hourMeals included: • BreakfastAccommodation included: overnight in a 3* Hotel in RabatDay 13: Rabat – TangierStop At: Hercules Cave, Tangier, Tangier-Tetouan RegionRide to Hercule's Caves on the NW Coast of the Atlantic Ocean. Part natural and part man made the cave offers a great view on the ocean opening, known as the map of Africa.Duration: 45 minutesStop At: Phare Cap Spartela promontory in Morocco Cape Spartel is situated 300 m above the sea level at the entrance to the Strait of Gibraltar. Enjoy theview and ride next to Tangier.Duration: 30 minutesMeals included: • BreakfastAccommodation included: overnight in a 4* Hotel in TangierDay 14: Tangier, MA (Africa) – Algeciras, ESP (Europe) – MalagaStop At: Port de Tanger MedToday we leave Africa behind. Catch the morning ferry to Algeciras (Spain) put the wheels of your motorbike on Europe Land and ride on the Mediterranean Coast to Malaga. Duration: 45 minutesStop At: Gibraltar Cable Car, GibraltarEnjoy a cable car ride on top of Gibraltar Rock. The view over Gibraltar Strait are breathtaking.Duration: 1 hourMeals included: • Breakfast • DinnerAccommodation included: overnight in a 4* Hotel in MalagaDay 15: MalagaPass By: Malaga airport - Costa del SolCatch your flight back home or expand your vacation. Spain has many treasures waiting to be discovered.Meals included: • BreakfastNo accommodation included on this day.

What’s included

  • 15x Breakfast
  • 3x Dinner
  • Accommodation included: 14 nights
  • Services of a ride leader
  • Services of a mechanic
  • Services of a support vehicle to carry luggage, spares, etc.
  • Mechanical spares, servicing and repairs
  • First aid kit
  • Daily briefing and map package
  • 13 nights accommodation in very good 3* and 4* hotels and 1 authentic night in desert camp (tents)
  • 14 breakfasts, 3 dinners (1 of them in the desert)
  • Motorcycle hire
  • Top box for daily personal use
  • Motorcycle third party liability insurance
  • Return airport transfers
  • Camel ride in Erg Chebbi Sand Dunes
  • Crossing the Gibraltar strait by ferry (both ways)
  • Additional insurance coverage available on request at an extra cost.
  • Breakfast
  • Entry/Admission - Ferry Algeciras
  • Entry/Admission - Chouara Tannery
  • Entry/Admission - Merzouga Desert
  • Entry/Admission - Port de Tanger Med

What’s not included

  • Most of the meals
  • Beverages
  • road taxes and tolls
  • parking fees
  • Visa’s
  • Traffic fines
  • Repair and/or recovery costs to the motorcycle for loss or damage caused by
  • negligence or failing to heed ride leaders directive
  • Medical costs
  • it is a pre-requisite that all clients have comprehensive medical insurance that covers for riding a motorcycle over 650cc in foreign countries
  • Activities not mentioned on the itinerary
  • International flights
  • Personal spending money
  • Entry/Admission - Bullring of the Royal Cavalry of Ronda
  • Entry/Admission - Volubilis Triumphal Arch
  • Entry/Admission - Atlas Film Studio
  • Entry/Admission - Kasbah Ait Ben Haddou‌
  • Entry/Admission - Marrakech Souk
  • Entry/Admission - Hercules Cave
  • Entry/Admission - Gibraltar Cable Car

Itinerary

Day 10: Oarzazate – Tizi-n Tichka Pass – Marrakech Stop At: Kasbah Ait Ben Haddou‌ Continue on the Route of 1000 Kasbahs and cross High Atlas Mountains. Stop at Ait Benhadou Kasbah, a fortified village along the former caravan route between Sahara Desert and Marakesh - UNESCO World Heritage Site. Duration: 1 hour Pass By: Tizi n Tichka, Ouarzazate, Souss-Massa-Draa Region Cross Tizi-n Tichka Pass - reaching 2,260m above the sea level it is the highest major mountain pass in North Africa. Meals included: • Breakfast Accommodation included: overnight in a 4* Hotel in Marrakech
Day 11: Marrakech Stop At: Marrakech Souk, Marrakech, Marrakech-Tensift-El Haouz Region Free day in Marrakech. You can choose to explore the red city of Marrakesh with its Majorelle Garden, Jemaa El Fna Square and Koutoubia Mosque. Duration: 4 hours Meals included: • Breakfast Accommodation included: overnight in a 4* Hotel in Marrakech
Day 12: Marrakech - Rabat Stop At: Medina of Rabat, Rabat, Rabat-Sale-Zemmour-Zaer Region Enjoy an evening walk in Rabat Medina. Duration: 1 hour Meals included: • Breakfast Accommodation included: overnight in a 3* Hotel in Rabat
Day 13: Rabat – Tangier Stop At: Hercules Cave, Tangier, Tangier-Tetouan Region Ride to Hercule's Caves on the NW Coast of the Atlantic Ocean. Part natural and part man made the cave offers a great view on the ocean opening, known as the map of Africa. Duration: 45 minutes Stop At: Phare Cap Spartel a promontory in Morocco Cape Spartel is situated 300 m above the sea level at the entrance to the Strait of Gibraltar. Enjoy theview and ride next to Tangier. Duration: 30 minutes Meals included: • Breakfast Accommodation included: overnight in a 4* Hotel in Tangier
Day 14: Tangier, MA (Africa) – Algeciras, ESP (Europe) – Malaga Stop At: Port de Tanger Med Today we leave Africa behind. Catch the morning ferry to Algeciras (Spain) put the wheels of your motorbike on Europe Land and ride on the Mediterranean Coast to Malaga. Duration: 45 minutes Stop At: Gibraltar Cable Car, Gibraltar Enjoy a cable car ride on top of Gibraltar Rock. The view over Gibraltar Strait are breathtaking. Duration: 1 hour Meals included: • Breakfast • Dinner Accommodation included: overnight in a 4* Hotel in Malaga
Day 15: Malaga Pass By: Malaga airport - Costa del Sol Catch your flight back home or expand your vacation. Spain has many treasures waiting to be discovered. Meals included: • Breakfast No accommodation included on this day.
Day 1: Malaga Pass By: Malaga airport - Costa del Sol Welcome to the city of Malaga, beautiful Spain. Try the traditional Spanish cuisine and prepare for the 2 wheel adventure. Meals included: • Breakfast • Dinner Accommodation included: overnight in a 4* Hotel on Costa del Sol
Day 2: Malaga - Ronda - Algeciras Stop At: El Tajo de Ronda, Ronda, Costa del Sol, Province of Malaga, Andalucia Used as a fortified post by the Romans, the village of Ronda is known for its 18 century Puente Nuevo over El Tajo Gorge. Duration: 1 hour Stop At: Bullring of the Royal Cavalry of Ronda Founded in 16th century, Real Maestranza is an impressive bullring in the very center of the romantic city of Ronda, Spain. Duration: 45 minutes Meals included: • Breakfast Accommodation included: overnight in a 3* Hotel in Algeciras
Day 3: Ageciras (ESP) - Ceuta - Tetuan (MA) - Chefchaouen Stop At: Ferry Algeciras Cross the Strait of Gibraltar. Connecting the Atlantic Ocean to the Mediterranean Sea the straight separates Gibraltar and Peninsular Spain in Europe from Morocco in Africa. Duration: 45 minutes Stop At: Chefchaouen Medina, Chefchaouen, Tangier-Tetouan Region Continue your adventure riding Riff Mountains to Chefchaouen,known as the Blue Pearl of Morocco. Duration: 40 minutes Meals included: • Breakfast Accommodation included: overnight in a 3* Hotel in Chefchaouen, Morocco.
Day 4: Chefchaouen – Volubilis – Fez Stop At: Volubilis Triumphal Arch Morning ride to Volubilis - the ancient capital of the kingdom of Mauretania, one of Morrocco’s best preserved Roman Ruins. Duration: 1 hour Stop At: Blue Gate Continue your journey with the city of Fez also known as the Mecca of the West. Duration: 1 hour Meals included: • Breakfast Accommodation included: overnight in a 4* Hotel in Fez.
Day 5: Fez Stop At: Chouara Tannery Enjoy a rest day in Fez. Also known as Athens of Africa, Fez will offer you the opportunity to tour the local souk, visit the oldest tannery in Africa, meet the local artisans and try the delicious street food. How does camel meat sound? Duration: 4 hours Meals included: • Breakfast Accommodation included: overnight in Fez in a 4* Hotel
Day 6: Fez – Er Rachidia Pass By: tizi n tlghoumte Tiz N Tlghoumte Pass crossing the Atlas Mountains is next on our adventure. The sinuous road takes us to the famous Tunnel Zabal also known as the Tunnel of the Legionares. The 50 m long the tunnel was built by the french foreign legion in 1930 and the Valley of the Ziz River. Meals included: • Breakfast Accommodation included: overnight in a 3* Hotel in Er Rachidia
Day 7: Er Rachidia - Merzouga Stop At: Merzouga Desert, Merzouga, Meknes-Tafilalet Region The scenery changes as we ride in the Merzouga Desert to the Sand Dunes of Erg Chebbi. Enjoy the view of the large seas of dunes formed by wind-blown sand and mount on your camel and ride to the sunset in the desert. Duration: 45 minutes Meals included: • Dinner: a traditional Moroccan dinner with traditional drums playing will be an authentic experience. • Breakfast Accommodation included: overnight in tents in a desert camp
Day 8: Merzouga – Tinghir Stop At: Gargantas del Todra, Tinerhir, Souss-Massa-Draa Region Close to Tinghir you will find one of the most spectacular canions in the World. When the high rocks close in around the road you are riding on, you know you arrived in Todra Gorge. Duration: 2 hours Meals included: • Breakfast Accommodation included: overnight in Tinghir in a 3* Hotel
Day 9: Tinghir - Boulmane Dades – Ouarzazate Stop At: Dades Gorge, Ifrane Atlas Saghir, Meknes-Tafilalet Region Orchards of fig, almonds and olives sit at the foot of the mighty Atlas Mountain. Ride Dades Gorge - offering a dramatic landscape each turn offers a new view of the valley. Duration: 2 hours Stop At: Atlas Film Studio, Ouarzazate, Souss-Massa-Draa Region a caramel coloured oasis, Ouarzazate is a noted film-making location, and the very place where Lawrance of Arabia, The mummie or the Gladiator movies were filmed. Duration: 1 hour Meals included: • Breakfast Accommodation included: overnight in Ouarzazate in a 4* Hotel
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