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DAY TRIPS IN MOROCCO FROM MARRAKECH:
Our Day Trips from Marrakech In Morocco are the perfect addition to a stay in Marrakech and can be combined to enhance your Holiday in Morocco .The Atlas Mountains,the Desert town of Ait Ben Haddou and the Atlantic Beaches are all within easy reach of the city.
Ait Benhaddou Day Trip from Marrakech:
On this DAY TRIP TO AIT BEN HADDOU FROM MARRAKECH you will enjoy a beautiful journey into the High Atlas Mountains via the Tizi n’Tichka Pass (2,260m) which will be our first stop of the day, then to Telouet via the old caravan route. The village of Telouet has one of the most spectacular Kasbahs in the High Atlas Mountains, which was once the residence and headquarters of the powerful Glaoui tribe. You will notice a dramatic shift in the landscape changing to a more arid and desert terrain as you descend down onto the Eastern side of Morocco.Next, we drive through the Anilla Valley via small berber villages to arrive to the Kasbah Ait Ben Haddou, recognized by the UNESCO in 1987 as a ‘World Heritage Site’, a background of about 20 Inter films, a traditional pre-Saharan habitat with a fantastic beautiful moroccan architecture, a guided tour of the ancient settlement including a walk up to the high point on the hill above the Kasbah for particularly scenic views.After lunch we take a detour via the film studios in Ouarzazate for some pictures before heading back to the high atlas across the Tizi n’Tichka Pass and back to Marrakech. You should expect to be back in Marrakech at approx. 6pm.
Ouzoud Day Trip from Marrakech :
A DAY TRIP TO OUZOUD FROM MARRAKECH provides you with an excellent opportunity to escape the bustle and hassle of Marrakech and get out into rural areas to discover the highest waterfalls of the country.Once there you can go for a swim or ride the boat across the river, or maybe go for an hour hike to discover the source of the Waterfalls and watch the wild monkeys in the trees. Fo a more relaxed day you can set down at one of the restaurants close by the main falls and watch the waterfalls.The cascades of Ouzoud have all the charm to spend a sweet day. No wonder, Ouzoud means in Berber “Sweet”. Free lunch. Return to Marrakech in the afternoon.
Essaouira Day Trip from Marrakech:
A DAY TRIP TO ESSAOUIRA FROM MARRAKECH Essaouira is a port and tourist city located on the Atlantic coast of Morocco. Its medina (old town) is declared World Heritage by UNESCO and is protected by walls located off the coast.Your driver will pick you up at 08am, and start your Essaouira day trip from Marrakech, enjoying the natural surrounding country side, essaouira is a medieval city known for its annual festival of Gnaoua music and a UNESCO world heritage site. There are many things to admire during your Essaouira day trip from Marrakech such as its pleasant weather being close to the ocean, La Skala, place Moulay El Hassan, the port, the ramparts, and the Jewish district, you can take a stroll in its amusing narrow streets exploring the ancient French and Portuguese architecture, enjoy the beach, visit the harbour and enjoy a delcious lunch in one of the restaurants of the fishing port. Return back to marrakech in the evening at around 6pm.
Ourika Day Trip from Marrakech:
This DAY TRIP TO OURIKA VALLEY FROM MARRAKECH is only 60 klms away being the closest day trip from Marrakech due to its many waterfalls and beautiful nature, one of the best preserved valleys in the country.This day trip to the picturesque village of Ourika will allow you to experience some of the beauty of the countryside without sacrificing the comforts of your hotel or riad in Marrakech.Going arround the valley needs some effort with good shoes and comfy clothes, bear in mind there will be a little bit of climbing here and there to reach the seven waterfalls of Setti Fatma, a great spot to catch some wonderful panoramic pictures!! Despite it being close to Marrakech, Ourika valley is still a great place to escape the heat of the summer and enjoy some cooling weather in the mountains.By the the afternoon and around 5PM we will drive back to your accommodation in Marrakech.