Distance
8.63 km
Ascent
59 m
Descent
20 m
Peak
498 m
Difficulty
Intermediate
Duration
1-2 hrs
Menara Gardens Ride

Menara Gardens Ride

Overview

A point-to-point route on the southwest of Marrakesh’s center, connecting Hivernage and Chrifia. This route, in fact, in a super fresh and fun ride with a big waterpark waiting at the end!

Families and kids would love to ride this one. If you are a solo traveler, the route is not less exciting at all.

It is filled with green spaces, galleries, and mosques, what are enough to showcase Marrakesh. It obviously includes the Menara Gardens, a 12th-century botanical garden with a scenic pavilion, artificial lake, and mountain views.

Terrain

The ride is on well-paved and flat terrain.

Access

Begin your journey at El Harti Park on Rue El Qadi Ayad. Head west to find the way to Avenue de la Menara.

Food and drink

Have a look at the Moroccan restaurant Azar, where you can enjoy the beautiful venue, oriental yet modern décor, and amazingly good food.

If you want a place to fill up your stomach instantly after the ride, check out the La Paillote Marrakech – a cozy French restaurant with tasty food and a chic garden.

More details

The route offers chances to visit the El Hanti Park, a leafy park with open green space, numerous walking paths, and a whimsical children's playground. You will then past the 6.4 Gallery near the square march.

Menara Gardens stays in the middle of the ride, offering scenic pavilion, artificial lake, and mountain views.

You will reach the Oasiria Marrakesh, the vast water park featuring multiple slides, a wave pool, a lazy river, and kids' splash areas right at the ending of the trip.

Ride type:
Mountain biking
Road riding
Sightseeing
Commuter
Rail Trail
Gravel
Various
EPIC Ride
Fitness Level:
Low
Medium
High
Ultra Fit
Various
Terrain:
Shared Bike Path - Paved
Shared Bike Path - Dirt
On-Road Bike Lane
On-Road
Off-Road - Fire Trail
Off-Road - Rail Trail
Off-Road - Single Track
Off-Road - Double Track
Off-Road - Downhill
Off-Road
Gravel Road
Trail Signage:
Excellent
Good
Average
Poor
Non Existant
Mobile Coverage:
Excellent
Good
Limited
Nil
Services:
Water
Food
First Aid
Toilets
Bike hire
Carparking
Bike servicing
Accessible by bike
Accessible by car
Accessible by public transport
Accessible by shuttle
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