Morocco Adventure Tours From Marrakech
Marrakech is a captivating city that gives innumerable the possiblility to explore Morocco's countryside, beach resorts, mountain ranges and desert areas. From Marrakech, a very well connected city, it is possible to travel to many of the most marvellous places in the united states, including the "Land of the Thousand Kasbahs" within the Ouarzazate region, a trekking or rafting expedition within the Ourika Valley or even a trip to the stunning Ouzoud Cascades.
1. Ouarzazate - Tizi n'Tichka - Ait Benhaddou
The route to Ouarzazate with the Tizi n'Tichka Pass on our prime Atlas also to the stunning Ait Benhaddou Kasbah is definitely an astounding itinerary that provides a primary peek at the desert on the gateway to the Sahara Desert, plus an incomparable opportunity to visit the great Kasbahs built by the Berber tribes who once ruled our prime Atlas region.
Among the top places with this path is the UNESCO World Heritage site of Ait Benhaddou, an impressive ksar or fortified village consisting of a number of earthen buildings surrounded by high walls, in the manner of your traditional pre-Saharan habitat. The houses crowd together inside defensive walls, that are reinforced by corner towers.
In Ouarzazate, you can not miss a visit to the Atlas Film Studios, where numerous films where shot, including "Lawrence of Arabia", "the Mummy", "Gladiator", "Cleopatra", and "the Jewel with the Nile" among many more.
2. One-day trip (or Rafting Expeditions) towards the Ourika Valley
Heading south from Marrakech, you enter a colourful landscape full of valleys and waterfalls and advance with the green orchards with the Haouz plain with all the grandiose Atlas Mountains permanently in the shadows. At last, you will reach Tnine-de-l'Ourika, that you penetrate into the lovely Ourika Valley.
Along the way and also on the route to Setti Fatma, you'll get the opportunity to admire the strange beauty of the Berber villages integrated clay in the 16th and 17th centuries, and hanging for the hills. There, you can not miss the chance to visit a traditional Moroccan house, to experience top notch the Berber traditional life style.
For those seeking action and adventure, you'll be able to enjoy a one-day rafting expedition inside the Ourika Valley. The rapids on the Ourika Assiff stretch for over 6 miles in several class 3 and 4+ rapids and therefore are encompassed by stunning red, emerald and ochre landscapes and crowned by the impressive outline with the Atlas Mountains.
3. Ouzoud Cascades
The Ouzoud waterfalls are one of the most stunning sights in Southern Morocco and are surrounded by exuberant, luxuriant vegetation. The cascades are over 330 feet high and drop vertiginously onto several platforms, thus projecting in the air an infinity of tiny water drops that induce a nearly permanent rainbow.
In order to get towards the cascades, you may drive through roads flanked by beautiful kasbahs on both sides and throughout the olive groves of Damnate. The deep green valleys as well as the stunning views from the Jbel Azoukri and also the Jbel Ghat mountains is going to be topped with all the sight of the snow-capped Atlas Mountains.
Arrived at Marrakech and revel in every one of these Morocco adventure tours, packed with beauty, adventure and mystery.
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