5 Experiences not to miss in Marrakech
While it is true that the real adventurers never lose enthusiasm towards going places, we can not deny the fact that traveling is a strenuous activity that can rob us out of energy. An exotic destination such as the city of Marrakech in Morocco requires every traveler to be fueled not only with a mere passion for travel but also with a well-nourished mind and body. Marrakech is one of the Moroccan imperial cities and rich in history. We highlighted seven Marrakech tours and experiences you should not miss when you visit this beautiful city:
Private Tour to Ouzoud falls from Marrakech
One of unique Morocco’s natural wonders a trip to the Ouzoud Falls from Marrakech. The tour includes traveling into the Atlas Mountains and you will witness the 360-foot (110-meter) waterfalls as they plunge down rugged cliffs. It’s a bit a hike but a great way to fully experience this wonderful oasis. You might even catch a glimpse of a macaque monkey among the trees!
2. Private tour to Ait Ben Haddou from Marrakech
Set in the foothills on the southern slopes of the High Atlas in the Province of Ouarzazate, the site of Ait-Ben-Haddou is the most famous ksar in the Ounila Valley.
A striking example of southern Moroccan architecture, the Ksar of Aït-Ben-Haddou is a mainly collective grouping of dwellings. The defensive walls are reinforced by angle towers and pierced with a baffle gate, housed crowd together, there are also buildings and community areas.This site offers a complete panorama of pre-Saharan earthen construction techniques.
3. Private Tour to Ourika Valley from Marrakech
A popular day-trip destination from Marrakech, Ourika Valley sits at the foothills of the mighty Atlas Mountains, and with slightly cooler temperature and much more laid-back atmosphere, it is a place where to linger the mountains for a little longer visit. The tour includes the visit to the quiet Berbers villages, hiking around the Setti Fatma Waterfalls.
4. Private Tour to Essaouira from Marrakech
The beautiful Essaouira (essa-weera, or es-sweera in Arabic) is a beautiful name of a unique place full of traditional culture and character that means alizee or taros in Berber. This amazing place was named Essaouira because, for most of the year, the wind blows so hard here that relaxing on the beach is impossible. It is known as the ‘Wind City of Africa’, it attracts plenty of windsurfers between April and November. Travelers visit this location in spring and autumn to wander through the spice-scented lanes and palm-lined avenues of the fortified medina, you can find the many art galleries and boutiques.This tour is all about history and tradition.
5. Private Tour to the Three Valleys from Marrakech
This is one of the best excursions to experience lots of different scenery and the different valleys with unique landscapes. You will explore and admire beautiful mountains and roads. The stunning views of the Atlas Mountains where you can take memorable photos. At the Asni Valley (1150 m) you will visit the Barber village where you will discover the lifestyle of the locals. The journey will include the Ourika Valley where you will explore the life of the locals. You will have unforgettable moments to share.