Marrakech is the epicenter of southern Morocco, making it the perfect starting point for countless day trips. Whether your interests lie in stunning landscapes, historical and cultural sites, or action-packed adventures, there are unforgettable experiences waiting just outside of the city.
The beautiful Ourika Valley is a dreamy escape from the hustle of Marrakech. Wander lush valleys, visit Berber villages and waterfalls, and hike lush trails under the towering High Atlas Mountains.
A day trip to the Atlas Mountains allows you to visit several nearby towns and villages nestled in the mountainsides. Hike through idyllic landscapes and apple orchards and drink tea with the locals.
The coastal town of Essaouira offers seaside relaxation, medina wandering, and delicious cuisine. The laid-back coastal vibes and iconic ramparts make it a must-visit day trip from Marrakech.
The spectacular scenery of the High Atlas Mountains unfurls on the drive to the ruined Kasbah of Telouet. Wander the grounds, learn about Berber history, and indulge in an included lunch to break up the day.
A trip into the Sahara desert transports you into another world of rolling sand dunes and starry skies. Climb the dunes, ride a camel, and enjoy a traditional Berber meal under the desert sky.