Morocco Adventure Tours From Marrakech
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Marrakech is a captivating city that provides innumerable possibilities to explore Morocco's countryside, beach resorts, mountain ranges and desert areas. From Marrakech, an awfully well connected city, you can easily go to probably the most marvellous places in the country, including the "Land from the Thousand Kasbahs" within the Ouarzazate region, a trekking or rafting expedition inside the Ourika Valley or perhaps a stop by at the stunning Ouzoud Cascades.

1. Ouarzazate - Tizi n'Tichka - Ait Benhaddou

The road to Ouarzazate from the Tizi n'Tichka Give the top Atlas and to the stunning Ait Benhaddou Kasbah is an astounding itinerary that gives an initial peek at the desert on the gateway for the Sahara Desert, as well as an incomparable opportunity to go to the great Kasbahs built through the Berber tribes who once ruled our prime Atlas region.

One of many top places about this path may be the UNESCO World Heritage site of Ait Benhaddou, an impressive ksar or fortified village consisting of a group of earthen buildings encompassed by high walls, in the way of the traditional pre-Saharan habitat. The houses crowd together inside defensive walls, which are reinforced by corner towers.

In Ouarzazate, you can not miss a journey to the Atlas Film Studios, where numerous films where shot, including "Lawrence of Arabia", "the Mummy", "Gladiator", "Cleopatra", and "the Jewel from the Nile" among many others.

2. One-day trip (or Rafting Expeditions) for the Ourika Valley

Heading south from Marrakech, one enters a vibrant landscape packed with valleys and waterfalls and advance through the green orchards with the Haouz plain using the grandiose Atlas Mountains permanently in the background. Eventually, you may reach Tnine-de-l'Ourika, that you penetrate into the lovely Ourika Valley.

As you go along and on the road to Setti Fatma, you'll get the opportunity to admire the strange beauty of the Berber villages built-in 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 first hand the Berber traditional life style.

For anyone seeking action and adventure, it is possible to enjoy a one-day rafting expedition inside the Ourika Valley. The rapids about the Ourika Assiff stretch for over 6 miles in several class 3 and 4+ rapids and therefore are flanked by stunning red, emerald and ochre landscapes and crowned from the impressive outline of the Atlas Mountains.

3. Ouzoud Cascades

The Ouzoud waterfalls are among 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 up an infinity of tiny water drops that creates a nearly permanent rainbow.

To acquire towards the cascades, you'll drive through roads flanked by beautiful kasbahs on both sides and over the olive groves of Damnate. The deep green valleys and also the stunning views with the Jbel Azoukri and also the Jbel Ghat mountains is going to be topped with all the sight of the snow-capped Atlas Mountains.

Arrive at Marrakech and revel in all these Morocco adventure tours, full of beauty, adventure and mystery.

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