CYCLING 2016-17 p074-075

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OFF ROAD • MOROCCO 74 ACCOMMODATION 8 days inc. flights from £1049 The Draa Valley Morocco 1 2 3 4 Activity Level MODERATE Trip Code MMS At a Glance Itinerary - Day by Day 1 Fly to Ouarzazate. 2 From the lofty Tizi-n-Tinnififft Pass, we ride through lush palmeries and isolated villages to the small town of Agdz. 3 Ride through the fertile Draa Valley passing numerous kasbahs and finish in the desert gateway town of Zagora. 4 Ride into the heart of the Jebel Sahro, a nomadic tribal land; overnight in N'kob. 5 A more challenging day crossing the Jebel Sahro, before tackling the optional climb of Bab n'Ali; transfer to Boumalne Dades. 6 Superb final ride through the beautiful Dades Valley; free time in the afternoon to visit Kasbah Ait Benhaddou. 7 Morning transfer to Marrakech and free time to wander the Medina and the incomparable Djemaa el Fna Square. 8 Morning transfer to airport; fly to London. Call Jebel Sahro Ride & Marrakech Perfect winter cycling destination l Beautiful scenery l Explore Marrakech and Ait Benhaddou • 5 days cycling with 100% vehicle support • 80% off road, 20% paved roads • Great riding on hard packed trails with the occasional rocky section • Group normally 4 to 15 plus leader and local drivers Min age 16 yrs • 7 nights hotels • All breakfasts, 4 lunches and 5 dinners included Get away from the cold, wet British winter and ride past ancient kasbahs, through deep sandstone gorges and over high mountain passes. Designed to be a little less demanding than our Atlas Descent trip, this ride is an ideal first mountain bike holiday. There is plenty of adventure to be had in this spectacular desert region, including the challenge of the mighty Bab n'Ali climb, where you are rewarded for reaching the top with stunning views of the snow-capped High Atlas Mountains. We end the week in Marrakech, one of the most amazing cities in Africa. Dates & Price Guide START END FLIGHT LAND START END FLIGHT LAND INC ONLY INC ONLY cycle/drive transfer Marrakech Mt Toubkal Ouarzazate 2016 Agdz Boumalne- Dades N'kob Zagora MOROCCO Bab n'Ali Sahara Desert Draa Valley Ait Benhaddou Jebel Mgoun High Atlas Jebel Sahro 27 Feb 05 Mar 1049 799 26 Mar 02 Apr 1049 799 22 Oct 29 Oct 1049 799 26 Nov 03 Dec 1049 799 10 Dec 17 Dec 1049 799 2017 25 Feb 04 Mar 1099 829 18 Mar 25 Mar 1099 829 21 Oct 28 Oct 1099 829 25 Nov 02 Dec 1099 829 16 Dec 23 Dec 1099 829 Dates and prices correct at time of publication (see page 13). Prices are £ Sterling per person. • Optional single supplement £100 • Land only start Ouarzazate day 1, end Marrakech day 8 • Insurance: please see page 106 Bike details: • Trek 4900 mountain bike with front suspension, included in the trip price • Discount for bringing your own bike £90 We use a mixture of 2 and 4-star hotels: all accommodation is clean and comfortable with good en suite facilities. You can expect a warm welcome and great hospitality throughout the trip. For a real insight into Moroccan life we spend one night in a beautifully restored kasbah. 0845 863 9626 or visit www.exodus.co.uk and enter the three letter trip code 2 40 3 35 4 55 5 60 6 41 Daily Distance (km) BIKE HIRE NOW INCLUDED SEE PAGE 10 COMBINE WITH TRIP: MMA SEE PAGE 75


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