Day Trip to Ouzoud Waterfalls from Marrakech
Day Trip to Ouzoud waterfalls from Marrakech will take you deeper into the beautiful high atlas mountains and to the highest waterfalls in Morocco. This excursion from Marrakech to Ouzoud waterfalls is one of the best day trips from Marrakech we provide and that will give the opportunity to visit one of the top sights in Morocco, traveling through the olive farms while you are enjoying stunning scenery arrival to Ouzoud you will have free time to walk around to explore this amazing place, see the waterfalls, chance to see barbary apes, admire the views, take pictures and have lunch at local restaurant overlooking waterfalls.
After having your breakfast at your hotel/riad you will be picked up by your driver from Authentic Desert Tours. And start your Ouzoud waterfalls day trip from Marrakech that will take around 2 :30 hours ( 160 km ) passing through varios olive farms while you are admiring the impresive landscapes of the atlas mountains to reach the small village of Ouzoud from here we will star tour visit passing by many souvenir stalls, start climbing down the stairs past the many cafes. right before starting on the stairs, you will have your first view over the waterfalls, and it will look heavingly. There is another route to get to the base of the waterfalls, more fun but a little bit more challenging, if you are in good shape and have good boots on, definitely take it, incredible views and more monkeys encouters. Not only does it give the best views of the waterfalls and good opportunities for swimming if you are traveling to Morocco during the summer months, it is also a place to rest. There are small boats that can take you on a tour. These boats serve little practical use, since it is easy to walk over to the other side. But they are there for the purpose of charm.
This is also the home of the famous macaque monkeys, the naturally tail-less monkeys that you find performing in the main square in Marrakech. It is delightful to see them roaming free in their native habitat.There are several lunchtime restaurants (not included) all of which have spectacular views. After having lunch and your visit ends we will drive back to Marrakech arrival in the late afternoon drop you off at your hotel and your Marrakech Day Trip to Ouzoud waterfalls ends