Monthly archives: January, 2019

Atlas Mountains & Camel Ride Day Trip

This is a wonderful little Atlas mountains day trip, that includes meeting the Berbers, exploring mountain country and visiting a stunning waterfall. As we start the day, we’ll guide you through the landscape and tell you about the history of the area – from the red city walls of Marrakech to the plains, the multitudes …

Day Trip To Ait Ben Haddou

Overview No trip to Morocco is complete without an Ait Ben Haddou day trip! Ait Ben Haddou is UNESCO protected and the town itself is the main attraction, with mud buildings arraigned along the side of the hill. The Granary at the top of the hill is impressive and well worth the effort to get …

Nine Days In The Imperial Cities

Overview Join us for a journey through Casablanca and discover the majestic Hassan II mosque and pay a royal visit to Rabat, Morocco’s current capital. Take a voyage with us here at Trek In Atlas and we can guarantee that you will never have a dull moment… Note: It is possible to start the tour …

Day Trip To Ouzoud Waterfalls

Overview Only 3 hours drive from Marrakech, this is a wonderful Marrakech day trip. The Ouzoud Watefall is the highest cascade in Morocco and well worth a visit. You can trek around the Falls, ride local boats to cross the river and even hike for 2 hours to discover the Ouzoud’s source. And of course, …

Day Trip To Essaouira

Overview Make a day trip to the old Portuguese Harbor of Essaouira, a quaint town located on the Atlantic coast with an amazing beach. And not only is the beach very attractive, it is also great for water sports. Day 1 Marrakech – Essaouira We’ll depart early in the morning from Marrakech (our destination is …

Six Day Sahara Desert Tour

Overview At over 9,000,000 square kilometres (3,500,000 square miles), it covers much of northern Africa; an area stretching from the Red Sea, including parts of the Mediterranean coasts, to the outskirts of the Atlantic Ocean. It is almost as large as the continental United States, and is larger than Australia. Day 1 Arrival at Marrakech …

Five Days Combined Trek: Sahara and High Atlas

Overview At 4,167m, Mount Toubkal (4167m) is Morocco’s highest mountain. This challenging summit takes courage and dedication but once summited, the panoramic view from the top makes all the hard work worth while! Once Mount Toubkal is under your belt, you will be driven on to discover the surreal but stunning landscape of the Sahara. …

Four Day Trek To Ait Ben Haddou

Overview The city is the gateway to this magnificent oasis, providing visitors an opportunity to ride camels through the dunes and watch the landscape as it’s transformed by the rays of the sun from shades of pink to gold and fiery red. Day 1 Marrakech – Telouat – Ait ben Haddou – Ouarzazate – Dades …

Four Day Sahara Desert Trek

Overview The Sahara is the world’s second largest desert after Antarctica. At over 9,000,000 square kilometres (3,500,000 square miles), it covers much of northern Africa; an area stretching from the Red Sea, including parts of the Mediterranean coasts, to the outskirts of the Atlantic Ocean. It is almost as large as the continental United States, …

Three Day Desert Trek To Merzouga

Overview The Sahara desert is the world’s largest desert with only a small fertile part. Ziz oasis is in the Ziz valley of the Sahara Desert in Morocco. This valley is between the city of Rich and Merzouga and is a famous tourist attraction. Day 1 Marrakech – Dades Gorge First we cross the spectacular …