Hike to Akchour Waterfall near Chefchaouen

Discover the unique and enchanting beauty of Akchour Waterfall, a scenic cascade near Chefchaouen. From the trailhead, you'll start an easy, family-friendly hike along a well-marked trail, following a guide as you trek through the dense forests of the Rif Mountains. Keep an eye out for the local monkeys! The area is home to the Barbary macaque species of monkey, and they love to hang out in the trees and fields.

After arriving at the cascades, spend some time enjoying the scenery, taking photos, or swimming in the refreshing pools. Roundtrip, the hike takes about 3-4 hours and is the perfect escape into the idyllic Moroccan nature.

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