Day Trips in ErrachidiaEdit This
A most beautiful sight and unique experience is the Ziz Gorge.
One of the most important Moroccan genetic reserves includes the oases of Aoufouss. In fact the importance of this fact has even been recognized by UNESCO which has classified it as a biosphere reserve.
Among the main activities in this zone one may find oasis agriculture, palm trees, olives, cereals, alfalfa, D’Man sheep and goats being the major productions.
The blue sources of Meski is a spring gushing fourth from the rock of a hillside and forms a huge blue water lake. It is located about 21 km from the city and is quite a beautiful sight to see surrounded by a beautiful palm plantation in the middle of the dessert. Its refreshing waters attract swimmers and the travellers who stop off during their jeep tours before venturing off into the dessert.
The Kasbah Trail heads south from Errachidia and you can see turreted castles in this very picturesque area. In fact, it is so picturesque that many films have been made in this location in the desert.
Take part in the Moroccan tea ritual at a local kasbah or buy a quality hand-loomed Berber rug.