Ouzoud Waterfalls Day Tour From Marrakech

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Ouzoud Waterfalls Day Tour from Marrakesh, Trade the hustle and bustle of Marrakech for a captivating day tour to the enchanting Ouzoud Waterfall, nestled in the High Atlas Mountains. This Marrakech day excursion promises a harmonious blend of natural splendor and cultural immersion, providing a refreshing escape from the urban clamor.

Embark on your day by venturing into the scenic Ouzoud Waterfall excursion, a serene haven surrounded by lush landscapes and traditional Berber villages. Immerse yourself in the vibrant local culture as you explore lively markets and witness the daily rhythms of life in this quiet setting. The Ouzoud Waterfall day excursion from Marrakech experience continues with awe-inspiring views of the Atlas Mountains.

Day Excursion from Marrakesh to the High Atlas Mountain

Ouzoud Waterfall Day tour from Marrakesh, offering a refreshing and picturesque backdrop for your day. Embrace the warmth of Berber hospitality and indulge in traditional cuisine during your visit to a local village, infusing an authentic touch into your Ouzoud Waterfall day tour from Marrakech.

Throughout the excursion to Ouzoud Waterfall excursion from Marrakech, immerse yourself in the natural beauty surrounding you—a mosaic of verdant greenery, meandering rivers, and mountainous land. Capture moments that seamlessly blend the allure of nature with the cultural richness of the Berber communities.

You may be interested in exploring more around the depths of the High Atlas Mountains, such as Happy Valley, only a one-hour drive from Ouzoud Waterfall. Please click here to get an idea.

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Ouzoud waterfalls day tour from Marrakesh starts at 8 but may be subject to change depending on the season…

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Shared Tour

Age category Adults (+12) Child (-11) Child (-4)
Price/P €30 €25 Not Permitted

Private Tour

GROUP SIZE 2 3 4 5 6 7 8
PRICE/P €80 €65 €60 €55 €50 €45 €40

  • Pick-up from your hotel or Airport.
  • AC and comfortable transport /Taxi/4WD/Van/Bus, English/Spanish/French speaking driver.
  • Costs related to fuel, tolls, and any other associated expenses.
  • Short Trek guided by Local qualified tour guide upon your arrival

  • All your standard Meals and accommodation in Marrakesh.
  • All kinds of drinks like beer, coke/fanta/sprite, and alcohol.
  • Travel Insurance (Essential).
  • Tips for staffs and drivers.
  • lunche.
  • Other items not mentioned over in package included.

Highlights of this Day tour from Marrakesh

Ouzoud waterfalls day tour from Marrakech is a popular itinerary that takes you through diverse landscapes, cultural experiences, and the mesmerizing Atlas mountain landscape. Here’s a general outline of what you can expect during this excursion:

  • Scenic Landscapes and Wildlife: The Ouzoud waterfalls day excursion is known for its stunning landscapes, characterized by lush greenery, terraced fields, and the snow-capped peaks of the Atlas Mountains. Ouzoud is also home to Barbary macaques. These playful monkeys are often seen around the falls.
    Day tour to Ouzoud waterfalls itself provides breathtaking views as you drive through picturesque Berber villages and winding roads.
  • Waterfalls: One of the highlights attractions around Marrakesh. You can embark on a hike to reach the waterfall, The falls are about 110 meters (360 feet) high and are surrounded by lush greenery, olive trees, and a variety of plant life.
  • Hiking Opportunities: Ouzoud wateralls offers various hiking trails for different skill levels. Whether you’re a novice or an experienced hiker, there are paths that cater to different preferences.
  • Photography Opportunities: The scenic beauty of the valley, combined with the traditional architecture of Berber villages, provides excellent opportunities for photography.
  • Relaxation and Reflection: The serene environment of Ouzoud Waterfalls provides a peaceful retreat. Take time to relax, breathe in the fresh mountain air, and appreciate the tranquility of the surroundings.

Tourism has been our hobby since childhood, starting in 1994. Over the years, we have continuously improved our experience by accompanying groups all over Morocco. In 2003, we began leading groups officially as licensed guides under Number 420. Finally, in 2018, we established a fully licensed Travel Company based in Marrakesh, operating under license number 10P/19.

This ample experience that we will share with you will undoubtedly guide you to an unforgettable tour in Morocco.

Ouzoud waterfalls day tour from Marrakech – Ouzoud waterfalls day excursion from Marrakech


Meeting with the group at Jamaa Lafna square setting the stage for a day excursion from Marrakech that unfolds in the enchanting Northeast direction. Traverse the landscape for approximately three hours, meandering through expansive agricultural plains and sprawling olive farms that paint a picturesque backdrop. As you arrive at the majestic Ouzoud waterfalls, a warm welcome awaits, accompanied by a knowledgeable local guide who will lead you on a captivating walk through terrace cultures. Walk down to the base of the falls, where the spectacle of nature unfolds in all its glory.
Break for a brief respite, allowing for personal exploration. Choose to embark on a serene boat ride or simply revel in the opportunity to capture the breathtaking surroundings through your lens. A carefully curated lunch option awaits, presented on a delightful terrace with panoramic views of Ouzoud waterfalls—a perfect moment to savor both culinary delights and the natural beauty that surrounds you.
Post-lunch, the Ouzoud waterfalls day tour from Marrakech continues as you are guided to the lively monkey square, where playful monkeys frequent the region, offering delightful moments of connection with nature. As the day draws to a close, retrace your steps to the minibus, bid farewell to the driver, and dive back to Marrakech. Our services conclude, leaving you with cherished memories of a day filled with exploration, cultural immersion, and the wonders of Morocco’s captivating landscapes.
Take note: This sort of trek is suitable for everyone. If someone feels tired and cannot walk the whole day, they can return home by a short transfer, or simply stay at home and walk around while the others are away. However, you can do each day shorter than described in the program.

Key Facts

We’ve gathered a selection of commonly asked questions to provide you with further insight into this extraordinary Day trip from Marrakesh.

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Group Leader & Support Team

The group will be led by a professional and qualified driver proficient in English or another language of your preference, depending on the confirmation date. Upon your arrival, you will be welcomed by a certified guide for a short trek lasting approximately 1 hour and 30 minutes.


This Ouzoud waterfalls day trip from Marrakesh involves going to moderately high altitude. During the course of this trek you will reach altitudes in excess of 1500 metres. Most people will have no difficulty with this level of altitude but before coming on the holiday, we recommend you read the advice on trekking at high altitude. You can also talk to one of our trekking experts if you have any concerns about altitude.

Expending funds

Plan to hold around £50 per person (or its equivalent in US dollars or Euros) for tips, soft drinks, snacks, Lunch and other incidental expenses. Keep in mind that additional costs may arise for souvenirs, and optional activities, so it’s wise to budget for these separately.

Direction on gratuities

Tipping is the customary way to express gratitude to your local guides and porters. It’s important to note that tips do not constitute a part of their wages; rather, they are viewed as a personal gesture of appreciation from group members. We advise our local teams that tips are not obligatory or expected but are rather a reflection of the service provided.
It is customary for the group to collectively decide on the final amount of tips to be distributed among The Driver and guide, as their responsibilities differ. We suggest that approximately £15 per group member would be an appropriate amount to ensure fair compensation, which you can give directly to our team.

Internet access

Upon your arrival at the airport, you can purchase a SIM card for 1 euro, or sometimes it’s free. Then, all you need to do is top it up with an internet option, and you’ll have a connection when needed. We recommend Maroc Telecom as the company, but please keep in mind that in some places, other companies might offer better service. It all depends on the reception in each area.

Group size & Tour Arrangements

All our Excursions, trekking and tours proposals in Morocco by Morocco hike tours are guaranteed for a minimum of two people. There is a required minimum number of participants to ensure the trip proceeds. Once this minimum number is reached, the trip status will change from ‘Available’ to ‘Guaranteed to run’

Health & Vaccinations

If you suffer from a severe allergy, kindly notify the Morocco Hike Tours Team (support) prior to your departure. While we will make every effort to assist you, please note that we cannot ensure an allergy-free environment during Your trip to Morocco. It is imperative that you carry your own allergy treatment, as ‘adrenaline auto-injectors’ are not provided as standard equipment by Morocco Hike Tours leaders and staff. Upon arrival, please inform your leader about your allergy and indicate the location where you store your adrenaline pen.

Vaccinations:&It’s advisable to reach out to your physician or travel clinic to verify if any particular vaccinations are necessary for your trip.

Passport & Visa

Your passport must meet 2 requirements. It must be:

  • Less than 10 years old on the day you enter (check the ‘date of issue’)
  • Valid for at least 3 months after the day you plan to leave (check the ‘expiry date’)

Travelers hailing from the UK, US, and EU typically enjoy visa-free access to Morocco. However, it’s essential to bear in mind that visa regulations can undergo alterations. Ensuring compliance with visa prerequisites falls under your purview for this journey. Hence, we advise consulting the closest embassy or consulate pertaining to your designated destination(s), as well as any countries involved in transit or transfer.

Certain local authorities furnish information regarding the requisite visas for their nationals. To assist you further, we’ve compiled a set of helpful links below:


Morocco’s monetary unit is known as the Moroccan Dirham. Below are some currency exchange rates, which can fluctuate daily:
– 1 Pound Sterling = 12.5 Dirham
– 1 Australian Dollar = 6.5 Dirham
– 1 Canadian Dollar = 7.4 Dirham
– 1 US Dollar = 10.00 Dirham
– 1 Euro = 10.6 Dirham.

Washing Cloths

If you wish to have your clothes washed during this trekking in Morocco, it will be possible for an additional fee of 10 Dirhams per item (underwear not accepted) and 4/5 Dirhams per item for ironing.

Weather & Temperature

During this day trip from Marrakesh, the weather typically offers pleasant conditions with daytime temperatures ranging between 30 and 40°C during summer season, and winter temperatures dropping to 18 – 25°C.

Travel Insurance

To participate in a holiday organized by Morocco Hike Tours, it is imperative that you possess a valid travel insurance policy. This insurance should adequately cover the expenses related to medical treatment and safeguard the value of your holiday in case of cancellation. Prior to obtaining insurance, please verify that the chosen policy provides coverage for the activities and altitudes specified in your itinerary.

In the event that one participant leaves the group for any reason, the customer must assume responsibility for the charges, and no reimbursement will be provided.

Booking Procedure & Payment

Please select the trek that piques your interest, then reach out to us via email to initiate a discussion regarding your preferred trek and to verify its availability. Once we have agreed upon the specifics of your trek, including its duration, route, and the number of participants, we will proceed to make a tentative reservation, providing you with the dates and associated costs.
To secure your booking, we kindly request a 20% deposit, which can be paid online through a bank transfer in Euros, pounds sterling, or US dollars. The remaining balance is settled upon arrival in Morocco, payable in cash using the same currencies—Euros, sterling, or dollars—at the outset of the trek.
Please note: Should you find it inconvenient to carry cash, you have the option to settle the balance online via bank transfer a few days prior to the departure date.

Cancellation Conditions

Our Cancellation Policy:

  • If the trip is canceled at the discretion of our agency, you will be eligible for a full refund of the amount paid.
  • If the trip is canceled by you more than 31 days before the trip date, the amount paid will be retained as credit for a future trip, valid for two years (24 months).
  • If the trip is canceled by you less than one month (30 days or fewer) before the trip date, the amount paid will be retained as credit for a future trip, valid for one year (12 months).
Equipment list

This packing guide aims to assist you in organizing your belongings efficiently. It’s advisable to aim for minimal weight when packing your equipment.

Please ensure you have the following items with you:

  • Trainers or sandals to wear during your excursion.
  • T-shirts / tops / shirts
  • Fleece jacket or warm jumper during winter season.
  • Sunhat / Warm hat
  • Sunglasses
  • Daypack 20 litres for your personal equipment
  • Sun protection (including lip sun screen)
  • Antibacterial handwash
  • Camera
  • Pen-knife (note: always pack sharp objects in hold baggage)
  • Reusable cloth bag for shopping (to avoid plastic bags)
Can the monkey be seen in its natural habitat?

The Barbary macaque, also known as the Barbary ape, can be seen in its natural habitat in the Ouzoud Waterfalls area in Morocco. These monkeys are native to North Africa and are often found in mountainous regions such as the Atlas Mountains, where Ouzoud is located. Visitors to the Ouzoud Waterfalls can often spot these monkeys roaming around the area. However, it’s essential to remember that they are wild animals, and it’s important to observe them from a respectful distance to ensure their well-being and safety.

Are the Ouzoud Waterfalls accessible for swimming?

Swimming in Ouzoud Waterfalls can be a thrilling experience, but it’s essential to exercise caution. While some visitors do swim in the pools at the base of the falls, it’s crucial to consider safety factors such as strong currents, submerged rocks, and varying water depths, as conditions can change depending on the season and recent weather patterns. It’s a good idea to check with locals or tour guides for advice on safe swimming spots and any potential hazards to be aware of. Another thing to note is that the water can be dirty during the spring due to melting snow and in the summer due to storm runoff. Enjoy your visit, and stay safe!


This day excursion operates throughout the year and is available on any date of your choosing. We typically offer daily departures that individual travelers can join. Don’t hesitate to reach out for more information or to reserve your spot! For private tours, you can choose your preferred departure date within the year.

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Embark on a transformative day trip from Marrakech as you trade the vibrant energy of Marrakech for a day of enchantment at the Ouzoud Waterfalls day trip, cradled within the majestic embrace of the High Atlas Mountains. This day tour promises not just a mere change of scenery, but a harmonious convergence of natural amazing and cultural immersion, offering a respite from the bustling urban rhythm. Step into a world where cascading water unveils its mesmerizing dance, creating a symphony of sights and sounds that echo the raw beauty of nature. The Ouzoud Waterfalls, with their breath-taking cascades, provide a sensory feast, captivating visitors with the sheer power and grace of the descending waters. As you cross through the picturesque landscapes of the High Atlas, the day trip from Marrakech becomes a tapestry of diverse experiences. Immerse yourself in the rich tapestry of local culture, encountering friendly locals and traditional villages along the way. Discover the stories woven into the fabric of the mountains, adding a cultural depth to your escape from the urban clamor. The Ouzoud Waterfalls Day Tour from Marrakech is not merely a sightseeing adventure; it is a holistic exploration that rejuvenates the spirit. Feel the mist on your skin as you approach the cascading waters, creating memories that linger long after the day concludes. Embrace the peace of the natural surroundings and the warmth of Berber hospitality, making this excursion a transformative retreat from the requires of city life. With each step, the allure of Ouzoud Waterfalls beckons—a sublime blend of nature's grandeur and cultural authenticity, inviting you to escape, unwind, and immerse yourself in the unparalleled beauty that awaits in the heart of the High Atlas Mountains.

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