Day Trip from Marrakech to Atlas Mountains - Ourika Valley
Morocco Private Day Trip From Marrakech To Ourika Valley
Full day trip to Ourika Valley from Marrakech highlights:
Departure from your hotel / riad at 8:30am. You will meet our driver then go for a beautiful drive of 60km that takes you to the foot of the Atlas mountains at about 1,000m altitude. Discover and explore the small villages, cafes, grocery shops and small hotels clinging to the sides of the mountains, terraced agriculture, and clear fresh water from the Ourika river. You MIGHT visit a Berber house to experience their lifestyle, simplicity of equipment and the privacy of a Berber family. It is an amazing cultural experience that our guests enjoy the most.
You will have chance to assist in the preparation of mint tea and exchange cultures with the family.
Ourika valley is one of the richest valleys in Morocco with water running, green trees and flowers, blooming bushes, and magnificent waterfalls. After lunch here, you have the option to take 2 hours hiking. You will walk through the Berber village of Setti Fatma, and within the fields where you may well see monkeys in the wild, and experience great views of the waterfall. Afterwards, you will head back to Marrakech where the Tour ends at your accommodation.