E-bike Atlas mountains adventure

28 August, 2023

E-bike Atlas mountains adventure

7-Day E-Bike Tour in the Atlas Mountains: Challenging Adventures and Breathtaking Landscapes

Over the course of 7 days, you’ll dive headfirst into the heart of the Atlas Mountains, navigating its rugged terrain with the convenience of e-bikes. This tour is designed for adventurous souls seeking a challenge, as well as those who wish to explore the mountains with ease.

Each day offers a new adventure as you ride through traditional Berber villages, connecting with the local way of life and experiencing their rich culture. The landscapes you encounter range from verdant valleys to towering peaks, providing a visual feast that will forever stay with you.

Your e-bikes will be your trusted companions, assisting you as you conquer challenging terrains and climb to breathtaking viewpoints. The electric power not only enhances your riding capabilities but also ensures that you can fully enjoy the diverse landscapes without the worry of exhaustion.

As you navigate the valleys and mountains, you’ll witness the ever-changing beauty of the region. The contrasts between the rugged landscapes and the tranquility of the villages create a journey that’s both invigorating and reflective.

The tour is crafted to offer a balance of adventure and relaxation, ensuring that you have the opportunity to soak in the sights while embracing the physical activity of e-biking. Whether you’re a seasoned rider seeking challenges or new to the world of mountain biking, this tour offers something for everyone.

The experiences you gather, the friendships you forge, and the landscapes you explore will come together to create a holiday that’s truly unforgettable. As you return from your 7-day journey, the Atlas Mountains will remain etched in your memory as a place of adventure, beauty, and exploration.

7 Days / 6 Nights
Guided tour, 2-12 person group size
DIFFICULTY: Intermediate | eBike
At a glance
  • Experience the thrill of e-biking in the Atlas Mountains.
  • Explore traditional Berber villages and immerse yourself in local culture.
  • Conquer challenging terrains and enjoy the assistance of electric power.
  • Discover breathtaking valleys and diverse landscapes.

Note: This itinerary and the duration of the activities are subject to change due to group abilities and preferences, and weather conditions and forecasts.


Day 1: Arrival in Marrakech: A Gateway to Adventure

Your 7-day e-bike tour in the Atlas Mountains begins with your arrival at Marrakech Airport. This day serves as a gateway to the adventures that await you in the rugged landscapes of the Atlas Mountains.

Upon your arrival, our team will warmly welcome you at the airport. From there, you’ll be transferred to your hotel located in the heart of the vibrant old Medina of Marrakech. As you settle into your accommodations, the air will be filled with anticipation and excitement for the journey ahead.

Marrakech, with its bustling markets, historical architecture, and rich cultural heritage, offers a fitting introduction to Morocco’s beauty. Take some time to explore the narrow streets and vibrant souks of the Medina, immersing yourself in the city’s unique atmosphere.

As the day draws to a close, let the vibrant colors and sounds of Marrakech leave a lasting impression on you. The journey has just begun, and the experiences of the Atlas Mountains await. Rest well, for tomorrow you’ll embark on an electrifying e-bike adventure that will take you through Berber villages, valleys, and landscapes that will surely leave their mark on your memory.

Day 2: Marrakech - Ourika Valley - Asni - Imlil: Pedaling into Adventure

Your 7-day e-bike tour in the Atlas Mountains kicks off with an exhilarating day of biking through the picturesque landscapes of the Ourika Valley, Asni, and Imlil. This day sets the tone for your mountain adventure, combining climbs, descents, and stunning vistas.

After savoring a delicious breakfast at your Marrakech hotel, the day’s journey begins with transfers to the enchanting Ourika Valley. The starting point of your e-biking expedition promises a thrilling day ahead.

The electric power of your e-bike makes the first climb up to the Tadmamt pass more accessible, allowing you to conquer the ascent with ease. As you pedal higher, the views of the surrounding landscapes unfold, showcasing the rugged beauty of the Atlas Mountains.

A well-deserved lunch break re-energizes you for the second phase of the day’s adventure. Riding down from the pass, you’ll navigate the trails and make your way to the town of Asni. This marks the end of your first exhilarating day of biking.

Transfers then take you to the serene Imlil, where you’ll spend the night in a comfortable hotel. The atmosphere is filled with a sense of accomplishment and anticipation for the days to come.

As the sun sets over the Atlas Mountains, casting warm hues across the landscapes, the memories of Day 2 accompany you. The climbs, descents, and the convenience of e-biking have set the stage for a journey that promises both challenges and the rewards of exploration in the heart of the Atlas Mountains.

Day 3: Imlil - Imenan Valley - Imlil: Peaks, Vistas, and Berber Heritage

Day 3 of your 7-day e-bike adventure in the Atlas Mountains invites you to explore the captivating landscapes of the Imenan Valley. This day promises a blend of breathtaking peaks, panoramic vistas, and immersion in traditional Berber villages.

Following a hearty breakfast in Imlil, your journey takes you up the winding zig-zag route to the Tizi n’Tamaterte pass, located at an altitude of 2300 meters. The convenience of your e-bike makes this ascent more accessible, allowing you to focus on the views and the exhilaration of the climb.

Upon reaching the Tizi n’Tamaterte pass, a spectacular panorama of the Toubkal peak and the Sublime Mountain awaits. This breathtaking view serves as a reminder of the natural wonders that surround you in the Atlas Mountains.

The option to descend from the pass via an off-road route adds an element of adventure to the journey. As you navigate the trails, the e-bike’s assistance ensures that the descent is both enjoyable and exhilarating.

The highlight of the day is undoubtedly the journey through the Imenan Valley. With the Atlas Mountains serving as your backdrop, you’ll pedal through cultivate terraces and traditional Berber villages. This immersive experience offers insights into the local way of life and the cultural heritage of the region.

The vistas of the Imenan Valley are nothing short of spectacular, with every turn revealing new facets of the landscape. The e-bike’s electric power enhances your exploration, making it possible to fully embrace the trails while enjoying the surrounding beauty.

The climbs, vistas, and cultural encounters have combined to create a day that captures the essence of your Atlas Mountains e-biking adventure. Rest well, for tomorrow holds further exploration and exciting experiences.

Day 4: Imlil - Ouirgane: Valley Trails and Ouirgane Exploration

On Day 4 of your 7-day e-bike tour through the Atlas Mountains, you’ll journey from Imlil to Ouirgane, exploring valley trails and reaching the picturesque village of Tinzert. This day is marked by scenic beauty, valley crossings, and the allure of Ouirgane’s charms.

Setting out from Imlil, your e-bike adventure leads you along the enchanting Azzaden Valley. The convenience of your e-bike’s electric power enhances your pedaling experience, allowing you to fully enjoy the trails while navigating the terrain with ease.

As you ride through the valley, the landscapes unfold before you, revealing the natural beauty that characterizes the Atlas Mountains. The combination of valley vistas and the thrill of e-biking creates a sense of exhilaration that accompanies you throughout the journey.

The highlight of the day is the ascent to Tinzert village, perched at the top of the stunning Ouirgane Park. The easy dirt road takes you to this charming village, where you’ll have the opportunity to immerse yourself in the local atmosphere and connect with the communities that call Tinzert home.

As you continue your ride, the allure of Ouirgane beckons. This picturesque village, known for its tranquil ambiance and scenic surroundings, serves as the endpoint of your day’s biking adventure. The chance to explore Ouirgane and its charms awaits, promising a peaceful evening in a serene mountain setting.

Arriving in Ouirgane, the sense of accomplishment and the beauty of the landscapes are palpable. The valley trails, the village of Tinzert, and the allure of Ouirgane create a day that’s both enriching and full of the promise of further exploration in the Atlas Mountains.

Day 5: Ouirgane - Amizmiz: Olive Groves, Off-Road Trails, and Village Encounters

Day 5 of your 7-day e-bike journey in the Atlas Mountains invites you to explore the transition from Ouirgane to Amizmiz. This day promises a blend of olive groves, off-road trails, and the thrill of village encounters, creating a memorable biking adventure.

The day’s biking adventure begins as you pedal through olive groves, creating a serene and picturesque start to your journey. The electric power of your e-bike makes the initial ascent up to Tizi Ouzla more accessible, allowing you to fully appreciate the beauty of the landscapes.

Reaching the top of Tizi Ouzla, the journey continues into the Amizmiz Valley. The approach from the top allows you to witness the valley’s grandeur as you descend, taking in the sweeping vistas that characterize this part of the Atlas Mountains.

The trails lead you through a succession of villages, offering a glimpse into the daily lives and traditions of the Berber communities. The smooth-flowing off-road paths take you through fields and dry hills, creating an exhilarating biking experience that’s perfectly complemented by the e-bike’s assistance.

As the day unfolds, the landscapes change and the allure of the Amizmiz Valley grows stronger. Your journey ultimately brings you to the village of Tnirte, where a special treat awaits. After a long and fulfilling ride, you’ll have the chance to enjoy a relaxing hammam, offering rejuvenation and a sense of well-being.

The experiences of Day 5 reflect the heart of your Atlas Mountains e-biking adventure. The olive groves, off-road trails, and the encounters with Berber villages have combined to create a day that’s both invigorating and culturally enriching. As you settle in for the night, let the memories of this day accompany you, anticipating the continued exploration that lies ahead.

Day 6: Amizmiz - Marrakech: Culinary Delights, Berber Encounters, and a Memorable Farewell

As your 7-day e-bike adventure in the Atlas Mountains nears its conclusion, Day 6 offers a blend of culinary delights, cultural encounters, and a fond farewell to the mountains. This day is marked by the exploration of olive groves, a heartwarming visit to a Berber house, and a journey back to Marrakech.

Embarking on your final biking expedition in the Atlas Mountains, the trails lead you through picturesque olive groves. The e-bike’s assistance ensures a smooth ride, allowing you to fully enjoy the surroundings as you make your way to a special destination.

A heartwarming visit to a Berber house awaits, where you’ll have the opportunity to connect with a local family. This intimate encounter offers a taste of Berber hospitality as you enjoy freshly baked bread from a wood oven, olives, and traditional Moroccan mint tea. The cultural exchange adds depth to your journey, creating meaningful memories to carry forward.

Continuing your biking journey, you’ll make your way uphill through the Middle Atlas Mountains. The landscapes unfold before you, revealing the beauty and diversity of the region. As you pedal, the memories of the past days accompany you, creating a sense of reflection and fulfillment.

Arriving at your lunch stop, take a moment to savor the experience and nourish yourself for the journey ahead. The journey’s end draws near, and it’s time to bid farewell to the Atlas Mountains.

Transfers will take you back to Marrakech, the vibrant city that welcomed you at the beginning of your adventure. The journey back serves as a transition from the mountains to the city’s bustling energy, creating a sense of contrast that enriches your overall experience.

As you return to Marrakech, let the memories of Day 6 linger. The culinary delights, the Berber encounter, and the landscapes you’ve explored have come together to create a memorable day that bridges your time in the mountains and the city. Rest well, knowing that the essence of the Atlas Mountains will forever be a part of your journey.

Day 7: Departure: Fond Farewell to Morocco's Treasures

On the final day of your 7-day e-bike tour in the Atlas Mountains, you’ll bid a fond farewell to the captivating landscapes, cultural encounters, and exhilarating biking adventures that have defined your journey.

After savoring a satisfying breakfast at your Marrakech hotel, the time has come for departure. Transfers are arranged to take you back to Marrakech Airport, where your Atlas Mountains adventure began.

As you journey to the airport, the memories of the past days will accompany you. The peaks, valleys, villages, and vistas of the Atlas Mountains have created a tapestry of experiences that have left an indelible mark on your journey.

As you look back on your 7-day e-bike adventure, you’ll carry with you the spirit of exploration, the thrill of biking, and the connections forged with the landscapes and cultures of the Atlas Mountains. Depart with a sense of fulfillment, knowing that you’ve embarked on an unforgettable journey that has illuminated the beauty and diversity of Morocco’s treasures.

As you board your flight, let the memories of your Atlas Mountains adventure remain close. The mountains, the trails, and the moments of discovery will forever be a part of your journey, serving as a reminder of the incredible experiences that await those who explore the heart of the Atlas Mountains by e-bike.


Airport Transfers

Transport from/to Marrakech

2 Nights in a Marrakech hotel on BB

1 Night in Desert Camp on BB

Accommodation during the trip

English Tour Guide

All meals during the trip

Assistance car during the trip

Not Included

Travel Insurance


Private Expenses

Additional drinks and meals

E-Bike hire (Full Suspension)*


*available to rent from our bike shop

Essential Equipment*

Normal daily clothes

Padded cycling shorts and gloves

Breathable top or cycling jersey

Sunglasses/eye protection

Stiff-soled shoes suitable for cycling


Long cycling trousers

Warmer layers for earlier departures

Sun cream

Water bottle or Camelback

Energy gels/Energy bars

*we recommend packing the following items

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