Discover the stunning views of the Atlas Mountains in a unique way on this paragliding experience.
Our half-day tour takes you south of Marrakech, through local hidden villages to the scenic lakeside location in the Atlas Mountains. The journey to the picturesque surroundings also includes a stopover at the local Women Cooperative to witness the old way of argan oil extraction and to try local produce from this miracle oil.
Enjoy the bird’s eye views of the High Atlas Mountain peaks, Agafay desert, and mountain lakes as you fly with the personal instructor on this two-seater aircraft.
Our paragliding activity doesn’t require previous experience and you get the full health & safety pre-departure guidance from the local certified instructor. GoPro photos and videos are included in the activity.
swipe for more
∴ Our driver will pick you up from your accommodation at 9 am. The journey starts from a scenic drive south of Marrakech deep into the Atlas Mountains where the landscape is dotted with walnut, olive & argan orchards.
∴ The first stop of the tour leads to a local Women’s Cooperative. Learn how to extract argan oil in a traditional way, try a wide range of products, from traditional Moroccan Amlou – argan oil paste to beauty products, all hand-made at the cooperative.
∴ Upon arrival at the flight location, meet the certified guides and pilots who will guide you through the health & safety instructions before the takeoff. Enjoy the bird’s eye views of the Atlas Mountains peaks, and a glimpse of the Agafay desert and mountain lakes as you soar high in the sky accompanied by the instructor.
∴ After the flight, enjoy a glass of traditional tea and a locally made lunch in beautiful mountain surroundings.
∴ Estimated arrival time in Marrakech, 3pm
4 Hours +
• Hotel Transfers
• 20 minutes paragliding flight
• GoPro Videos & Photos
• Locally made lunch
• Tea & Snacks
• Personal Expenses
• Staff Gratitude
Q1.Can I book a longer stay and additional activities around the Atlas Mountains?
Yes! We offer a wide range of local accommodation, tours, and activities around the Atlas Mountains including hikes, cooking classes & carpet weaving workshops with local families, and more. Contact us for bespoke packages and offers.
If your question isn’t answered here be sure to contact us! Alternatively we invite you to read our blog on things we recommend during travels.Get in touch
© 2020 The Alternative Morocco