Astounding sights and experiences await the traveller outside the bustling city of Marrakesh in Western Morocco. In this most fascinating part of North Africa fringed by the stunning majesty of the mighty Sahara Desert, you will lose yourself in the timeless wonder of ancient cultures and never want to leave. But you will find a world of adventure and excitement on Marrakesh excursions that will keep you coming back for more.
Day trips from Marrakesh are easily affordable and offer a variety of inspiring options. We have created our day trips from Marrakesh to perfectly suit the busy holidaymaker who wishes to pack as much into their Moroccan getaway as possible and see all the very best places. Who doesn’t want to encounter the extraordinary Berber people, ascend the dramatic High Atlas mountain range or climb aboard a slow-but-steady camel for an entirely refreshing trip among the inspiring desert dunes at least once in their lives?
Morocco Day Trips from Marrakech
You’re perfectly suited for a trip to the majestic High Atlas mountain region from Marrakech, as it’s the ideal location to base yourself for the duration of your trip in Morocco. Plus, you’ll get to experience different elements of the country: the thriving city scene — where you can lose yourself, metaphorically, in the frenzied world of the markets and where haggling for something you want has become an art form — and then the refreshing vistas of the silent Sahara, where you will find yourself all over again.
Your expert guide will pick you up at your hotel and take you out to the desert areas where you will have a holiday experience that’s entirely different from anything you’ll find on a sun holiday in the usual spots around Europe. You can go on a High Atlas Mountains day trip from Marrakech, giving you the chance to experience the dramatic glory of these incredible mountain areas of Morocco where you can meet the Berber people, many of whom still reside in traditional mud houses, whose building material is obtained from the surrounding mountains
Going on Morocco day trips from Marrakech will give you a chance to experience the majesty of Morocco, a thrilling experience in a timeless land that draws people back time and again. And on longer trips from Marrakech to the Sahara Desert, you can also experience that other exciting aspect of this country: its mighty and sturdy “Ships of the Desert”. From places like Ait ben Haddou, you can enjoy the vast vistas from the elevated viewing point of your very own camel, controlled by an expert guide and camel-handler. It’s certainly true for many of our guests that it’s the ultimate experience to cap any holiday in Morocco.
There’s so much to do on day trips from Marrakesh that you can also opt for skiing, walking and general sightseeing of Morocco’s captivating architectural marvels. And you’ll be transported in a top-of-the-range 4×4 capable of traversing any kind of challenging terrain. Plus you’ll enjoy a mouth-watering lunch that will be locally prepared to keep you fueled up for the rest of the day.
With Desert Majesty’s popular day trips from Marrakesh, now you can take in more of magical Morocco than you ever thought possible. Book your Marrakesh day trip now and discover the beauty of this historical and colourful land for yourself.
Incredible Trips from Marrakech to the Sahara Desert
A day trip crossing the High Atlas, passing Berber villages and wonderful vistas to the most famous Kasbahs, Telouet and Ait ben Haddou, a UNESCO World Heritage site.
A one day excursion to Essaouira, which offers a relaxing day in the sea air, a chance to savour some fresh fish for lunch and special Essaouira handicrafts in the multitude of shops
A day trip into the High Atlas to enjoy the the green, serene beauty of the mountains and the Berber way of life away from the bustle of Marrakesh.