Day Excursion to Ait Benhaddou:[nggallery id=9]
This excursion starts from Marrakech at 08h00. We cross the high atlas mountains and its berber villages and valleys at a height of 2260 m.
Arrival to the Kasbah classed by the UNESCO as a world heritage and restaured in a local original architecture. In the past, it was used as a step for the caravans coming from the desert towards the souks of Marrakech. After the visit of the Kasbahs and its narrow alleys, we lunch in a local restaurant. Then, back to Marrakech. We arrive around 17h.
Day Excursion to Essaouira.
Departure from Marrakech around 8h00 towards Essaouira, a city situated by the Atlantic coast. This city was named Mogador during the occupation of the portugese. It still maitains several aspects of this era. The old medina surrounded by ancient walls is classed by the UNESCO as a world heritage. The Skala with its canyons pointed to the ocean.
The speciality of the city is windsurfing activity , the International Gnoua festival and also the wood handcraft. After lunch in a local restaurant. Back to Marrakech with a stop to visit argan oil cooperative. This special product exists only in Morocco and not elsewhere. Arrival to Marrakech around 18h00.
Departure around 09h00 towards the high Atlas mountains crossing verdant and beautiful landscapes and authentic Berber villages: Tahnaoute , Asni till we reach Ourika valley and Setti Fatma by the paved road. We climb till the cascades. I our way back, we lunch in a berber typical restaurant. After relaxtaion, back to marrakech around 17h00.
Excurssoin Ouzoud Waterfall.[nggallery id=8]
Departure around 08h00 from Marrakech towards Ouzoud cascades. After 3 hours drive via the Atlas mountains; We arrive to the site. It is one of the most beautiful areas of the middle Atlas and Morocco too. The cascades are at a height of 110m. We can swim in the bassin. Lunch next to the water. It is possible to have a local guide who can guide you till the highest point. You can also enjoy seeing the monkeys who live free life.
After relaxing, back to Marrakech around 18h00