Day trips from Marrakech
Being the fourth largest city of Morocco, Marrakech has so many things to offer any local and tourist. Whether you need to shop for everyday needs, or want to enjoy a drum show from the local desert nomads, Marrakech is a place unlike any other. Marrakech is located to the north of the foothills of the Atlas Mountains, and has been inhabited by Berber farmers for many years. With many red walls and buildings made of red sandstone, within and surrounding the city, it was nicknamed the Red city. Marrakech is full of vendors and shops, and is now one of the busiest cities in Morocco.
There are many different trips and tours from Marrakech that include, if not start from Marrakech when visiting Morocco. In fact, some of the most popular day trips include traveling through the High Atlas mountains that separate the Atlantic and Mediterranean coastline from the Sahara Desert, onto Erg Chebbi to enjoy the sand dunes.
Are you in Marrakesh and looking to see what kind of day trips and excursions Marrakesh has to offer? Our Tour Agency offers you different packages of day trips and excursions from Marrakesh in order to explore and discover the very interesting historical, cultural and natural attractions of the regions and the suburb of Marrakesh.
day trips from Marrakech or Marrakech desert tours are a great way to explore Morocco. You can easily visit Essaouira, Ait Benhaddou, Ouzoud Falls, Ourika Valley.
For Marrakech Sahara trips, we recommend, 3 days or 4 days due to distances. Also, there is the option of Fes to Marrakech or Marrakech to Fes desert trips with camel trekking in Morocco e.g. Erg Chebbi treks.
Suggested Marrakech day trips include the Atlas Mountains, Ourika Valley, Toubkal National Park, Telouet, Ait Benhaddou and the coastal town of Essaouira.
Morocco trips, tours and excursions: from Marrakech include Atlas treks with the optional ascent of Mount Toubkal, camel trekking tours to the Sahara dunes of the Erg Chebbi or Erg Chigaga sand seas and cultural tours to include Fes.
Why choosing Marrakech as a departure point for your day trips?
Marrakech, the most sought-after destination in North Africa, is just a 3-hour flight from London. This colourful and vibrant city often described as ‘an assault on the senses’ is ideal for short weekends or longer trips that include Fes or the Sahara.
With the mountains only 20 minutes away. The seaside resort of Essaouira only 2 and a half hours, and the desert just three hours away from Marrakech. So, you can easily explore these wonderful locations while you are here and go out on an excursion in Marrakech. While you are on holiday in Marrakech, you can go on a desert safari or a voyage to the Kasbahs of the mountains around Marrakech. Whether you are on your own and wanting some adventure, or a couple wanting some romance and intimacy, or a group of friends wanting to have some fun, a Marrakech Excursion can really be a huge break from the norm and an opportunity to explore Marrakech and it’s surrounding areas
Marrakech excursions and day trips include crossing High Atlas. Then, Ouzoud and the Waterfalls, Ourika Valley, Essaouira, Ait Ben Haddou, Telouet and Toubkal National Park. If you are willing to experience the desert, please check out our Marrakech Desert Tours and Camel Trekking, you can choose from spending the night in a nomad tented camp, a Tour in Erg Chebbi Dunes with 4×4, Camel Trekking in Erg Chebbi or Camel Trekking in Erg Chegaga.
Choose from Our Standard day trips and excursion departure Marrakesh Packages below or contact us to customize yours.
Best Day Trips & Excursions from Marrakech
There are many things to do when in Marrakech and while in Morocco. Whether you want to enjoy the water, the local culture, or even the agriculture and animals, there are many things you can have fun doing in the area. Locals love sharing their culture, food and stories and take great pride in their history. Whether you are in Marrakech or in Morocco in general, you will find someone who can share with you all the wonders that the country has to offer!