Day Trips From Marrakech

Marrakech as many may not realize is the ideal spot to discover the surrounding areas daily excursion from Marrakech or 2 day Morocco excursion. Even the locals once the heat is too much to take, spin off to the mountains or the shore. Join them on their Moroccan adventures.

Many day excursions from Marrakech are to the booklet featured Ouzoud Waterfalls, among the most spectacular waterfalls of Africa. There are concealed by character of green vegetation of olive and carob trees and fall out of more then 100 meters into an endless series of pools. The daring enough dip themselves in the refreshing cool waters just as the locals do. This really is the ideal destination for walks at 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 full of monkeys through a spectacular sunset.

Another great Morocco day tour destination in Marrakech is Ourika Valley. This valley is located in the foothills of the High Atlas Mountains and less subsequently one-hour drive from Marrakech. Moroccan tour operators also offer visits to continue village of the valley Setti Fatma. The appeal is lovely scenery and walk to the seven waterfalls.

Another very common destination for a day trip from Marrakech is the visit of Kasbah Telouet and Ait Ben Haddou and when time permits Ouarzazate. This is complete day trip, crossing the High Atlas Mountains by a street pass Tizi - n - Tichka with views of the hills, valleys and Berber villages whose homes are made of fortified mud dwellings for themselves and their livestock. On this particular day tour of Morocco see the UNESCO secure 16th century website of AitBenhaddou. This Kasbah was the main fortress in the Salt Road caravan routes, where the slaves, gold, ivory and salt were carried from the Saharan Africa into Marrakech and beyond. This Kasbah belonged to the powerful Glaoui tribe remembered as the"vulture" sultan and his son who lived there until the 1950s. After a lovely Kasbah, but worth the trip today as the history and the play will unfold itself.

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

Your Morocco Tour strongly urges extending this excursion to some other day and staying in a wonderful riad at Ouarzazate or even go through the authentic Morocco tour with a stay in one of the regional Berber family. Learn about Marrakech tours farming life, and style of living. Take a real culinary lesson from the regional people.

Essaouira, the coastal African city is just another ideal excursion for a Moroccan holiday or a Marrakech day tour. En route many Moroccan travel tour operators stop along the way to see argan oil combined, the extracted oil from the Argan trees is used for cooking and skin care. The town itself, known to many as Mogador, is famed for its UNESCO protected magical Medina. The Old Portuguese ramparts guard the walled city where you can see the silver craftsmen and wood carvers at work. Essaouira is also quite popular for its fresh seafood women and its golden beach popular by windsurfers.