Day Trips From Marrakech

Marrakech as many may not realize is the ideal place to find the surrounding areas daily trip from Marrakech or two day Morocco excursion. Even the locals once the heat is too much to shoot, spin off into the mountains or the shore. Join them in their Moroccan adventures.

Many day tours from Marrakech are to the brochure featured Ouzoud Waterfalls, one of the most spectacular waterfalls of Africa. There are hidden by Marrakech guided tours of green vegetation of olive and carob trees and fall from more then 100 meters into an endless set of pools. The adventurous enough dip themselves at the refreshing cool waters as the locals do. This is the ideal destination for walks in the nearby Berber villages in the hills. Potential to stay 1 night in a lovely riad and we promise that you will see the carob trees filled with monkeys through a spectacular sunset.

Another excellent Morocco afternoon tour destination from Marrakech is Ourika Valley. This picturesque valley delivers the typical landscapes of the Atlas Mountains. Moroccan tour operators also provide visits to continue village of the valley Setti Fatma. The attraction is beautiful scenery and walk to the seven waterfalls.

Another remarkably common destination for a day excursion from Marrakech is the visit of Kasbah Telouet and Ait Ben Haddou and if time allows Ouarzazate. On this day tour of Morocco see the UNESCO protected 16th century site of AitBenhaddou. This Kasbah was the main fortress in the Salt Road caravan routes, in which the slaves, gold, salt and ivory were transported from the Saharan Africa to Marrakech and outside. This Kasbah belonged to the powerful Glaoui tribe recalled as the"vulture" sultan and his son who lived there before the 1950s. After a beautiful Kasbah, but still worth the trip today as the background and the drama will unfold itself.

On this day excursion of Morocco we can arrange a little pick nick lunch away from the village of Tamdaught from the riverside oasis garden.

Your Morocco Tour strongly urges extending this excursion to another day and staying at a nice riad in Ouarzazate or even experience the authentic Morocco tour with a stay in one of the local Berber family. Learn about their farming lifestyle, and manner of living. Simply take a true culinary lesson from the local people.

Essaouira, the coastal African American town is just another ideal trip for a Moroccan holiday or a Marrakech afternoon tour. En route many Moroccan travel tour operators stop along the way to see 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 famous for its UNESCO protected charming Medina. The Old Portuguese ramparts shield the walled city at which you are able to watch the silver craftsmen and wood carvers at work. Essaouira is also very popular for its fresh seafood women and its golden shore popular by windsurfers.