Explore Morocco’s grand canyons, wild rivers, and mountains on this one-day white water rafting adventure.
Set in the heart of the Atlas Mountain range, the Ahensal River is a top rafting and kayaking destination in Morocco. With full support and help from our local licensed guides, rafting adventure is a perfect activity for families and beginners.
The Ahansal River and its stunning surroundings are one of the hidden gems of Morocco and a sought-after spot to enjoy white waters while rafting in between spectacular peaks of the Altas Mountains.
A unique way to discover the remote area of the Atlas Mountains, spectacular gorges with the astonishing river wilderness, and local Amazigh villages hidden in the beautiful valleys.
Please note: This activity depends on the weather and river water levels. The rafting and kayaking activities are available from late February till the end of May when the Ahansal river is formed from the snow that melts from the High Atlas Mountains.
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∴ Our driver will pick you up from your accommodation early morning, 8.30am
∴ Head to Ahensal River through colourful plains of fertile lands dotted with cedar, almond and argan trees.
∴ Upon arrival, our local guides will take you through health & safety procedures and paddle instructions, and help you prepare the essential equipment for the adventure.
∴ Start your rafting adventure with heading downstream for spectacular scenery and rapids. The river Ahansal is perfect for all rafters. The river runs down the Atlas Mountains through a dramatic deep gorge and lush canyons. White water rafting will lead us through the wild river, between grand canyons of the Atlas Mountains. Follow our experienced team as they show you one of the hidden treasures of Morocco and the best rafting spots in the country.
∴ After a short break in the beautiful surroundings of mountains and canyons, enjoy the second part of the adventure rafting through a spectacular valley with astonishing mountain peaks behind you. Our rafting adventure will take you through some of the most spectacular river wilderness and hidden Berber villages in the High Atlas Mountains.
∴ After 2 hour white water raft, enjoy a locally made lunch in a nearby village, before making your way back to Marrakech.
∴ Estimated arrival time in Marrakech, 6pm.
Your Accommodation in Marrakech
• Local Guides
• Tea & A Snack
• Rafting Equipment
• Staff Gratitude
• Personal Expenses
Q1.Can I combine rafting adventure with Altas Mountain hike?
We do offer a wide range of activities and holidays around the High Atlas Mountains. From hiking, trekking, wild river rafting, and mountain biking to cooking classes with local families, and stays in authentic local accommodation. Contact us for tailor-made holidays.
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