Come and discover all the essential sights of Marrakech accompanied by a certified guide of the Red City.
Part 1: North of medina
You will start the city tour with the Medersa Ben Youssef (Coranic school), a magnificent example of Moorish architecture and the biggest coranic school in Morocco. Afterwards continuation through the labyrinth of medina to Bahia Palace with its beautiful ceilings and its patios and the Saadian tombs - famous for the beauty of the decoration. Afterwards you will discover the Kasbah district with its pretty square of tinsmiths.
Part 2: South of medina
After lunch continuation of the visit including the Jewish quarter (Mellah) and the Koutoubia mosque. You will finish this little city tour with a typical Moroccan tea ceremony, a must for our Moroccan friends on the famous Jamaa el Fna square.
Departure from Marrakech around 08:00 am in the direction of Ourika valley in the High Atlas Mountains(60 km away from Marrakech). We’ll cross the rivers and mountains, visit Berber villages, then pass by Tafza to visit the museum of Berber culture to discover the lifestlye of the indigenous people of Morocco.
On arrival you will hike up to the famous seven waterfalls of Setti Fatma. Lunch will be served in a typical Berber restaurant where u can put your feet in the river while you enjoy the tasty Berber lunch.On the way back late in the afternoon we’ll stop in the palm grove of Marrakech to enjoy the sunset.
The Asni-Ouirgane Valley is a typical High Atlas valley which is practically at the foot of Mount Toubkal and contains the highest point of North Africa at 4160 meters. In the valley are the traditional Berber villages, the mule tracks, and the douars on the hillside that make it a beautiful place.
Oukaimeden is 75 km in the south of Marrakech . The road up to Oukaimeden is beautiful, especially when it leaves the valley of Ourika. It allows to discover, overhanging, of many villages built on a mountainside. First it is bordered by agaves and prickly pears, which then give the space to fields of ocher stone . You will meet many Berber women in colorful clothes, children who appear from nowhere and ask five dirhams when you stop to take a picture . Of course, do not give anything ! Oukaïmeden is a ski resort, the highest in Africa, and also the best equipped of Morocco (chairlift and six lifts) for a small ski area of 300 acres with trails for all the levels (black, red, blue and green). The snow, which varies greatly depending on the year, is on average 120 days between mid-December and mid-April.
The Magical Journey of 340Km will take 2h30min from Marrakech to Essaouira.
Departure from Marrakech at 08:00am direction Chichaoua. Stop in Sid Al Moukhtar. Visit ladies cooperative of Argan oil on our way to Essaouira.
By arriving there we’ll discover the quiet Medina’s streets coloured with white & blue, local wood artisan, port where you’ll find traditional blue boats floating peacefully. Lunch will be fresh fish in the port.
After lunch discovering the history of the city & back to Marrakech early evening.
Departure around 08 :00 am with a stop during the trip to have tea at local's house.
We will arrive to the Berber village of Ouzoud where you’ll find the highest waterfall in the North Africa (120m). You will be able to admire the waterfalls surrounded by lush forest and very friendly monkeys will be there waiting for you to feed them.
Lunchbreak in a restaurant facing the waterfall.
Back to Marrakech late in the afternoon.
Departure of Agadir early in the morning for a fascinating day of expedition in Anti Atlas.
We are going to discover the magnificent village Jemaa Ida Oussemlal, before going to the village Izerbi then the famous Gorges of Aït Mansour. Crossing of gorges and magnificent palm grove (breathtaking landscapes) to arrive at famous Tafraout where we are going to have lunch in a friendly frame by taking advantage of wonderful small houses painted of lively colors and his nice Berber people of this Moroccan town.
We are also going to visit the city of Tiznit and its famous red walls of hard-packed surface before discovering the famous district of jewels. Take advantage of magnificent landscapes on the way back.
Departure at 08:00am from Marrakech in the direction of Casablanca - the economic capital of the kingdom. On arrival to Casablanca city tour including the Corniche on the Atlantic coast and the Hassan II mosque - hiigh & giant with very beautiful Moroccan and Islamic architecture from mosaic floor and marble stands to wooden roof.
Continuation to the Royal Palace from where you can continuie to visit the souks, the old Medina & enjoy shopping in the bazaars.
Departure from Marrakech at 8am towards Ait Ourir. We cross the mountains, pass through Berber villages and enjoy many magnificent views towards the desert. We arrive at Tizi n'Tichka at 2260 meters.
A stop at Tichka will be very welcome to take a tea in a Berber village where we also visit the Kasbah of Télouet, a salt mine, a bedoin village at the gates to the desert and the Kasbah of Ait Ben Hadou, a very old and renowned building recognized by the Unesco.
We will have lunch in Ouarzazate, the "Hollywood" of Morocco. Afterwards we visit the film studios.
Return to Marrakech late afternoon.
Take a private Zagora tour and enjoy the VIP treatment. Your own guide, fully qualified and accredited, will allow you to experience Zagora in the best possible way. Enjoy a big part of Morocco’s landscapes, geography and lifestyles. The tour takes you from the metropolitan city of Marrakesh to the perched Berber villages on the foothills of the mountains along the Atlas chain where the mountains change their color and form frequently making each and every corner of the road new to the eye.
The price in excursion (Zagora) does not include accommodation.