Day Trips From Marrakech

Marrakech as many might not realize is a perfect place to discover the surrounding areas daily excursion from Marrakech or 2 day Morocco tour. The natives once the heat is too much to shoot, spin off to the mountains or the shore. Join them in their Moroccan experiences.

Marrakech guided tours from Marrakech are into the brochure featured Ouzoud Waterfalls, among the most spectacular palaces of Africa. There are hidden by nature of green plant of olive and carob trees and fall from more then 100 meters into an infinite series of pools. The adventurous enough dip themselves at the refreshing cool oceans as the natives do. This is a perfect destination for walks at the nearby Berber villages in the hills. Possible to stay one night in a lovely riad and we promise that you will observe the carob trees full of monkeys through a spectacular sunset.

Another excellent Morocco day tour destination in Marrakech is Ourika Valley. This valley is situated in the foothills of the High Atlas Mountains and much less then one-hour drive from Marrakech. This picturesque valley delivers the typical landscapes of the Atlas Mountains. Exotic tour operators also offer visits to continue village of the valley Setti Fatma. The appeal is beautiful scenery and walk to the seven waterfalls.

Another very common destination for a day excursion from Marrakech is the trip of Kasbah Telouet and Ait Ben Haddou and when time permits Ouarzazate. On this day tour of Morocco see the UNESCO protected 16th century website of AitBenhaddou. This Kasbah was the main fortress on the Salt Road caravan routes, where the slaves, gold, salt and ivory were transported from the Saharan Africa to Marrakech and outside. 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 recalled as the"vulture" sultan and his son who dwelt there until the 1950s. After a lovely Kasbah, but worth the trip today as the background and the play will unfold itself.

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

Your Morocco Tour strongly recommends extending this excursion to some other day and staying in a wonderful riad in Ouarzazate or even go through the authentic Morocco tour with a live in one of the local Berber family. Learn about their farming life, and style of living. Simply take a real culinary lesson from the local people.

Essaouira, the coastal African city is another ideal excursion for a Moroccan holiday or a Marrakech afternoon tour. En route many Moroccan traveling tour operators stop along the way to see argan oil co-operative, the extracted oil in the Argan trees is used for cooking and skin care. The town itself, known to many as Mogador, is famous for its UNESCO protected charming Medina. Even the Old Portuguese ramparts shield the walled city at which you are able to see the silver antiques and wood carvers at work. Essaouira is also very popular for its fresh seafood women and its golden beach popular by windsurfers.