• Day Trip to Ourika Valley

    The Ourika Valley is an attractive string of villages along the dangerous river carriying the same name. The landscape is fresh and green, and in summer a popular destination when Marrakech is boiling. But in winter the Oued Ourika can be dangerous, and floods sometimes destroy villages, roads and tear up trees

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  • Day Trip to Ait BenHaddou

    Just north of Ouarzazate the countryside dominates. The nature is not poor, but does offer good conditions for agriculture. Rivers from the nearby mountain ranges are the main source for this, but as this picture shows, rain also come during the winter season.

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  • Day Trip to Dades Gorges

    Boumalne du Dades is for most tourists a hub for visiting the fantastic Dades Gorge which starts just north of Boumalne. But even Boumalne, with its hotels and restaurants is not the worst place to explore for a few hours.

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  • 2 days trip to Zagora

    Also Zagora is not terribly different from any other place out here, despite being the largest city inside a radius of 150 km. The mountain rising up behind town centre gives it a dramatic look, and is together with the touristic road sign saying that it is 52 days to Timbuktu, the most popular photograph souvenirs.

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  • 3 days trip to Merzouga

    Merzouga from a not-too-far distance, the village of Merzouga merges with the surrounding landscape. That applies even to the inhabitants, of which most are dressed in traditional jellabas of earten colours.

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  • Day trip in Marrakech City

    Marrakech is not just a fantastic city, it’s also a symbol of the Morocco that once was, and which still survives here. The streets of the old and pink city have been too narrow to allow effective introduction of cars.

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