Atlas Mountains day trip
A day trip to the Atlas Mountains from Marrakech is a popular excursion that offers stunning views of the surrounding landscape and an opportunity to experience the local Berber culture. There are several Atlas Mountains trip options available, depending on your preferences and interests.
Some popular Atlas day trip options include:
1. Imlil and Toubkal National Park: This day trip takes you to the village of Imlil, which is the gateway to the Toubkal National Park. You can explore the village, hike to a nearby waterfall, and enjoy stunning views of Mount Toubkal and the surrounding landscape.
2. Ouzoud Waterfalls: This day trip takes you to the Ouzoud Waterfalls, which are located in the Middle Atlas Mountains. You can hike to the base of the waterfalls, swim in the natural pools, and enjoy a picnic lunch.
3. Ourika Valley: This day trip takes you to the Ourika Valley, which is located in the High Atlas Mountains. You can visit traditional Berber villages, hike to a nearby waterfall, and enjoy a traditional Moroccan lunch.
4. Ait Ben Haddou: This day trip takes you to the UNESCO World Heritage Site of Ait Ben Haddou, which is a traditional fortified village located in the Atlas Mountains. You can explore the village, visit the Kasbahs, and enjoy stunning views of the surrounding landscape.
Before booking an Atlas Mountains trip, it’s important to research and compare the options available, check the reviews of the tour company or guide, and make sure the itinerary suits your preferences and interests.