Nestled in the heart of the High Atlas Mountains. The Ourika Valley beckons travelers seeking respite from the bustling streets of Marrakech. A Ourika Valley day trip from Marrakech. Offers a chance to explore lush landscapes, Berber villages, and the soothing sounds of mountain streams.
Meeting with the driver at 9:00 am near your hotel/riad and departure towards the Ourika valley to discover the first slopes of the Atlas about 70km from Marrakech.
Crossing a patchwork of cultivated fields you arrive at the village of Tnine de l'Ourika where the most important souk in the valley is held on Mondays.
Surrounded by spectacular and colorful landscapes and crossing the daily life of the Berber villages of red earth placed on the slopes of the mountains, you follow the Oued Ourika, where water is abundant all year round; poplars and weeping willows shade the banks and, from February to April, almond trees and cherry blossoms fill the landscape.
At the village of Setti Fatma the road ends and from there, if you wish, we leave for a walk of about 2 hours in the middle of nature, up to the waterfalls. In the early afternoon we collect the car and return to Marrakech.
Ourika valley day trip from marrakech. Promises an escape into Morocco’s natural beauty. And a chance to experience the rich culture of the Berber people. Whether you’re an outdoor enthusiast, a culture seeker. Or simply in need of a peaceful retreat, Ourika Valley has it all. So, pack your bags. Prepare for a day of exploration. And immerse yourself in the enchanting landscapes of this captivating Moroccan gem.