Morocco: Marrakech. Marrakech is an amazing city lying in Morocco, the northwestern nation of Africa. It is the fourth largest city in the country and attracts tourists from all corners of the globe to enjoy nature in her various forms ranging from high mountain peaks to spectacular desserts, natural parks and awesome cuisines.
Here is a short discourse on all that you can see and do to make your tour from Marrakech the most enjoyable one.
Desert Tours are the main attractions of this city
Discover the indescribable beauty of the Rock Desert and the vast Palm Grove of Marrakech on the back of a Malian Camel. It is a 2-hour camel ride that will carry you in and around Marrakech to explore the traditional villages in the countryside, travel around the greenery of the palm groves and get in touch with the local people who inhabit there. Riding a camel gives you an out of the world feeling as if you are following a caravan.
Wear a turban to protect your head and to feel a part of these locals. You can take rest amidst sandy landscape, palm trees and grass and enjoy mint tea which is a good energizer.
Places to Visit in Marrakech Day Tour
The accommodation facilities in Marrakech are simply wonderful and luxurious for these people are well known for their hospitality all over the world. If you are interested in visiting the different sites here, the Marrakech day tour is designed just for tourists in such a way that without feeling tired you enjoy all the interesting places.
You can explore the ruins of the El Badi Palace which is a home for storks. It was initially built of gold and marbles that were looted by successors.
You can visit the Bahia Palace. It was built in the 19th century and bears architectural styles of Islamic and Arabic style. The Menara Gardens located at the foothills of the Atlas Mountains. The artificial lake there is a peaceful retreat surrounded by olive groves and fruit orchards.
A desert safari on a camel to Agafe Desert is the best part of the Marrakech Day Tour. The Ourika Valley is a place that you must never miss out on a day tour. The river fringed by almonds and cherry orchards and the rocky walls standing behind is an exotic sight. The swaying bridge carries you to the restaurants on the river banks.
Other interesting things to do
Other interesting things to do in Marrakech are enjoying awesome fresh orange juice that you will never forget in your life; take a Caleche ride which is a horse-drawn carriage that can take you around the city and to nearby shopping centers and markets. Do not miss the Koutoubia Mosque and its unique beauty during sunset.
There is a food market around selling special delicacies of the local people. Enjoy mint tea as well. The natural parks welcome nature lovers. If you are fond of animals you will be the happiest person to see animals living in such a natural atmosphere with all freedom.
Marrakech is much more than a city. It has everything in store for tourists of varied interests.