If you are planning a vacation to Morocco then you have to visit Marrakech which is on of the most popular places in this ancient country. There are companies that offer Marrakech tours but not all of them will be suitable for your needs. What we are going to do is provide you with tips on how to select the right tour operator so you can make the most of your time in Morocco so without further delay it is time to begin.
Start this process by collecting the names of all the companies that offer tours in Marrakech. After you have the names of these organizations you have to find out whether they are actually licensed to provide these tours. The economy in Morocco is somewhat depressed so there are individuals who try to generate passive income by offering walking tours in Marrakech, while the majority of these individuals are honest there are some who are less than ethical and if you are not careful you could end up being deceived.
While in Morocco you should only drink bottled water or you run the risk of introducing a plethora of pathogens into your body that could really take a serious toll on your health. If bottled water is not available or if you are hiking throughout Marrakech then you need a water filtration system that is portable and effective.
Once you have a list of all the different companies that offer tours in Marrakech you need to look at the size of groups they typically service. There are some tour companies that take large groups of people with them while others focus on smaller, more intimate groups. After you have established which of these tour operators offer tours that are appealing based on the size you should read over the testimonials that were made by former clients who went on the tour just to make sure the experience is pleasant. The best source of this information is websites like Facebook, MySpace and Twitter but we should also mention YouTube if there are videos there you can view.
Now that you know which of these Marrakech tour operators are the most reputable you have to look over the fees being quoted to determine which one best suits your budget. Something to keep in mind when reviewing these tours is some of them are going to book up quite quickly, this is not a “scare tactic” but a reality you need to be prepared for or you could end up missing out on a great tour. If you followed the suggestions we have prepared for you then you should be able to make the most of your time in Marrakech just remember to bring lots of sunscreen with you to avoid overexposure to the sun.