Excursions Ourzazate 1 Day
OURIKA VALLEY EXCURSION
- OURIKA VALLEY EXCURSION
- EXCURSION TO ESSAOUIRA
- OUZOUD WATERFALL EXCURSION
- EXCURSION INTO THE THREE VALLEYS
- IMLIL EXCURSION
Departure from Marrakech at 9 in the morning, on the road heading to Ourika. We will cross rivers and mountains where are implanted Berber villages and passing through Yafza to visit the eco museum installed in a restored kasbah: we will discover the objects of the Berber world. We will continue on this path to arrive at the waterfalls of Seti Fatma. Lunch will be enjoyed near the river in a typical Berber restaurant.
Coming back, we will stop at Marrakech’s palm oases to make the most of the afternoon.
EXCURSION TO ESSAOUIRA
Departure from the hotel at 8 AM, you will cross Arab villages before arriving in the outskirts of Essaouira where you will be greeted by Argan trees, trees that grow only in Morocco. Essaouira, which used to be called Mogador, in the Southwest of Morocco, is a beautiful fishing port, with a beautiful old windswept medina. Free time to wander in Essaouira to meet local artisans. Arrival back to Marrakech will be at 7 PM.
OUZOUD WATERFALL EXCURSION
Departing from Marrakech, visit the splendid waterfalls, over 300 feet high, that make up one of the major attractions of the Moroccan Atlas. Discovery of the monkeys that live on the rocks. Possibility of swimming depending on the season.
A pathway winds among olive trees until the foot of the falls, while a second itinerary lets us ascend the falls’ hills to a point where the view will leave you breathless. Lunch and free time to profit from this magnificent area. Return to Marrakech in the late afternoon.
EXCURSION INTO THE THREE VALLEYS
Departure from Marrakech at 8:30 AM, headed towards a trio of nearby valleys. We will discover the Lalla Takerkoust dam while crossing Berber villages in mountains 30 kilometers from Marrakech, with calming rivers. Magnificent panoramas and an unlimited horizon are your prizes on arrival. We will drink tea with the locals and then continue towards the village of Moulay Brahim. We will cross the Kick plateau and its mountains and we will discover the Middle Atlas and the desert around Marrakech via paths that lead us to the Asni Valley. We will continue in the direction of the Ourika valley where we will eat lunch near a river, then we will head towards the 7 waterfalls. At 1800 meters we will discover the village of Seti Fatma nestled in the valley.
Return to Marrakech in the late afternoon.
Discover the High Atlas. The Asri Valley will offer a trip off the beaten path. You will cross Tahanaoit and its verdant orchards.
You will visit a women’s working Argan co-operative before taking the mountain road to reach Asni and then Imlil, at the foot of the Toubkal. Tea will be served with the locals.
A 2 hour hike will let you discover the local lifestyle of the Berbers of the Atlas and the beautiful waterfalls of Imlil.
You will eat lunch on the terrace of an authentic Berber house while admiring a beautiful view.
Return to Marrakech in the afternoon.
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