Day Trips From Marrakech

Marrakech as many may not realize is a perfect place to find the surrounding areas daily excursion from Marrakech or two day Morocco tour. Even the natives when the heat is too much to take, spin off to the mountains or the shore. Join them on their Moroccan experiences.

Many day excursions from Marrakech are into the booklet featured Ouzoud Waterfalls, one of the most spectacular waterfalls of Africa. There are concealed by character of green vegetation of olive and carob trees and fall out of then 100 meters to an infinite set of pools. The daring enough dip themselves in the refreshing cool waters as the locals do. This is a perfect destination for walks in the nearby Berber villages in the mountains. Potential to stay one night in a lovely riad and we promise you will see the carob trees filled with monkeys during a spectacular sunset.

Another great Morocco afternoon tour destination from Marrakech is Ourika Valley. This valley is situated in the foothills of the High Atlas Mountains and less then one-hour drive from Marrakech. Exotic tour operators also offer visits to continue village of the valley Setti Fatma. The attraction is beautiful scenery and walk to the seven waterfalls.

Another remarkably popular destination for a day trip from Marrakech is that the visit of Kasbah Telouet and Ait Ben Haddou and if time permits Ouarzazate. This is full day trip, crossing the High Atlas Mountains by a road pass Tizi - n - Tichka with views of the hills, valleys and Berber villages whose homes are made from fortified mud dwellings for themselves and their livestock. On this day tour of Morocco see the UNESCO protected 16th century site of AitBenhaddou. This Kasbah was once the most important fortress in the Salt Road caravan routes, in which the slaves, gold, ivory and salt were transported from the Saharan Africa into Marrakech and beyond. You might even visit with this Morocco tour the extraordinary sight of the Atlas Mountains, a crumbling Kasbah of Telouet. This Kasbah belonged to the strong Glaoui tribe remembered as the"vulture" sultan and his son who lived there before the 1950s. Once a beautiful Kasbah, but worth the visit today as the background and the play will unfold itself.

On this day trip of Morocco we could arrange a tiny pick nick lunch away from the village of Tamdaught by the riverside oasis garden.

Your Morocco Tour strongly recommends extending this trip to another day and staying in a nice riad at Ouarzazate or even go through the authentic Morocco tour with a live in one of the local Berber family. Learn more about their farming lifestyle, and style of living. Take a true culinary lesson from the local men and women.

Essaouira, the coastal African American town is another ideal excursion for a Moroccan holiday or a Marrakech day tour. En route lots of Moroccan traveling tour operators stop along the way to visit argan oil combined, the extracted oil in the Argan trees is used for cooking and skin care. The town , known to many as Mogador, is famed for its UNESCO protected charming Medina. Even Tours from Marrakech guard the walled city where you are able to see the silver antiques and wood carvers at work. Essaouira is also very popular for its fresh seafood girls and its golden beach popular by windsurfers.