Discover the natural wonders of Morocco on our shared day tour to the highest waterfall in North Africa.
Travel into the Middle Atlas Mountains through the charming Tadla plains dotted with hundreds of olive tree farms and witness the stunning 360-foot (110-meter) waterfalls as they plunge down rugged cliffs.
Meet our local guide for a walking tour of about one hour and follow the path to the bottom of the falls overlooking the majestic red-coloured rock cliffs. Get close to the mountain’s very own animals – local barbary apes roaming around the cliffs.
Having taken in the full beauty of the area, finish your journey with lunch at one of the local restaurants facing an amazing view of the waterfalls.
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∴ Your day tour from Marrakech to Ouzoud waterfalls starts in the morning, with a 3 hours drive north of Marrakech, crossing the hills of the Middle Atlas Mountains and charming Tadla plains dotted with hundreds of olive tree farms.
∴ After arriving at the village of Ouzoud your journey to the picturesque hills will start with a downhill walk. Our local guide will take you for a walking tour around the picturesque area starting from the bottom of the falls accessible through a shaded path of beautiful olive trees. While admiring the splendid views of the 110m high waterfalls of Ouzoud you’ll be greeted by local Barbary apes, monkey species of origin to the area, expecting a little food and treats.
∴ After the walk and a little boat swim up close to the falls enjoy a locally made lunch facing an amazing view of the waterfalls. Local cafés tucked away in the hills are available next to the falls for a light lunch and to relax before you walk up to the village and meet your driver to return back to Marrakech. Enjoy locally made lunch with fellow travellers facing an amazing view of the waterfalls.
∴ Your day trip to Ouzoud waterfalls will end late in the afternoon in Marrakech with a drop off the main square Jamaa el Fna.
Tour Tip: Travel with friends or team up with other international travellers on our private tours. Check our attractive offers of private tours for groups (a choice of licensed tourist car with a capacity for 4 people/ minivan 8 people/ van 15 people).
Your Accommodation in Marrakech
• Guided Walk Around the Waterfalls
• Staff Gratitude
• Personal Expenses
Q1.Do I need hiking clothes in the Mountains?
Ouzoud is a mountainous area with mild temperatures in winter and relatively warm during summer months. Comfortable outdoor footwear and outerwear that you can layer are recommended.
Q2.Can I Feed Ouzoud Monkeys?
Please kindly note, we strongly support responsible and animal-friendly travel. In order to protect the natural environment and all its species for generations to come, we kindly advise our customers to responsibly feed local barbary monkeys. Please be aware that only natural foods are suitable for animals. Most monkeys eat nuts, fruits, seeds, palm dates, and flowers. These can be purchased in the village of Ouzoud from local shop owners or along the way to the waterfalls. No sweets, cookies, or bread should be given to local animals. Thank you for your cooperation and support!
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