Ride along the unique Gorges Dades Road#4 of 12 things to do in Marrakesh
The path through the gorge spins like a small snake crawling from the high mountains to the river. The road is amazing: lots of turns on an almost vertical cliff. Ride all the way by the mountain serpentine through the Dades Gorge to make great photos of this wonderful masterpiece created by the nature and humans. Going down the road, you will notice how the valley is getting narrow, and its walls are pushing closer and closer together, hanging down over your head. Ancient defensive fortresses kasbahs are built in the Dades Gorge along the banks of the river. There, settled inhabitants of the mountains used to hide from nomad raids.
Travelers dare to take the dangerous ride to the Dades Gorge for the futuristic landscapes, reminiscent of a strange planet, and for the sake of a winding road leading deep into the canyon. In this adventure you will learn about the life of indigenous peoples living in the Atlas Mountains.
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This mountain range is considered to be the heart of Morocco and a landmark destination for many travelers.8Marrakesh