1 Day Excursion Ourika Valley
Ourika valley “Jardin du Safran”, excursions to morocco around 60 km south of Marrakech, provides a very different landscape, green with small adobe villages on the mountainside. The “Jardin du Safran” in the Tnine village is a farm that produces saffron and its open for those who wish to visit.
A little further on, we can find the Bio-aromatic gardens, where they grow 45 different varieties of herbs and medicinal plants. The road ends in Setti Fatma, at the end of the Valley, but the more adventurous can continue on foot until the seven waterfalls.
We organize a tour for you to explore this valley. Departure from Marrakech early morning and return late afternoon.
1 day Excursion To Ouarzazate via Ait Ben Haddou from Marrakech
Depart from Marrakech to Ait Ben Haddou early morning over the High Atlas Mountains through Tizi N’Tichka pass 2260Alt. On the way you will visit the Kasbah of Ait Ben Haddou, UNESCO World Heritage Site since 1987.
After lunch we continue the journey to Ouarzazate the main Berber city, known for its dramatic mountains and desert landscape, surrounded by breathtaking valleys. Ouarzazate, “the Hollywood of Africa” as they call it. Visit the Ouarzazate studios where they filmed some famous films such as “Gladiator” or “Alexander the Great.”
Return to Marrakech in the late afternoon or if you prefer, you can sleep in a Dar and drive back to Marrakech the day after.
1 day Excursion To Essaouira from Marrakech
Departure from Marrakech to Essaouira in the morning. Day to visit the Medina of Essaouira, classified by UNESCO World Heritage Site as an example of a fortified city of the century XVIII. Its port is a typical example of Moorish architecture and Portuguese. Possibility for lunch in a typical restaurant on the beach with their fresh fish just arrived from the port.
Essaouira is known for its beach ideal for practicing sports such as surfing and windsurfing and its annual festival of Gnaoua. Return From Essaouira to Marrakech late afternoon.
1 Day Excursion Cascades d’Ouzoud
Ouzoud Waterfalls are one of the most spectacular sights in Morocco. Located in a friendly Berber village, the three beautiful tiered waterfall plunge 110m into the river below. You can trek along the river to the caves, go for short walks to enjoy the natural scenery, relax in a waterside straw shack or take a swim in the refreshing water.
Not far from the waterfalls there is another sight that you can’t miss, Oued El Abid.
Departure from Marrakech early morning and in the evening drive back to Marrakech.