Marrakesh – A gateway to culture. Prepare for your senses to be invigorated as Marrakesh’s sights and sounds will dazzle and enchant. You will also have the opportunity to visit the charming town of Essaouira on a day trip just a few hours drive away. A coastal serenity which has kept it’s traditional culture and character. Wander through the spice-scented lanes and palm-lined avenues of the fortified medina, browse the many art galleries and boutiques and takes some amazing pictures of the old dock yard with its amazing blue boats.
One of the most popular day trips from Marrakesh are to the Cascades d’Ouzoud, commonly known as the Ouzoud Cascades. The Oued Ouzoud drops 110m into the canyon of Oued el-Abid in three-tiered waterfalls, and the view only gets better as you descend into the cool of the canyon, past the late-afternoon rainbow mists to the pools at its base. From carob trees to the old mills at the summit of the falls, there are plenty of opportunities to sight see and relax peacefully. You’re able to enjoy plenty of free time for exploring this beautiful area.
The accommodation we have chosen for you is the luxurious Savoy Le Grand. This 5 star property has clean and spacious rooms with professional and attentive staff. Located in Hivernage area, this family-friendly hotel in Marrakesh is a 15-minute walk from most famous sites such as Place de la Jeunesse and Palais des Congrès. Menara Gardens and Koutoubia Minaret are also less than 2 km away.
Cascades d’Ouzoud day trip highlights:
Spectacular sight of the tiered Ouzoud Falls ♦ Beautiful natural landscapes of the Atlas Mountains ♦ Playful Barbary apes swinging through olive trees ♦ Peaceful day spent away from the buzz of Marrakech ♦ Pleasant walks past pools & along tranquil woodland trails♦ Excursion to Ouzoud waterfalls ♦ Round trip transport via air-conditioned vehicle
Essaouira day trip highlights:
Day trip to the historically rich coastal city of Essaouira Chance to see the city’s iconic orange walls up-close – Majestic architecture from the 18th century everywhere – Visit to Berber women who create argan oil products – Markets of artisan wooden crafts – Moroccan jewellery Guided tour of Essaouira Admission fees – Round-trip transport to and from your Marrakesh hotel.
2 ADULTS SHARING A DOUBLE ROOM: £549 PER PERSON
PRICES EXCLUDE PEAK SEASON TRAVEL.
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