Day Trip to Ourika Valley
Ourika valley located in 60km from Marrakech and considered one of the best destination to spend your day in and enjoy the simplicity and the calmness of life. The Tour begins at 08:00 am from your accommodation in Marrakech. After a short drive from Marrakech into the foothills of the Atlas Mountains. We will take the road along the valley of Ourika, and then you enter through a succession of clinging mountain villages. Of course, there will be some stops on the way to see stunning views full of vibrant colors as we move through the cliffs. Our first stop will be in a traditional house of a Berber family who lives in the valley. The family often open their home to visitors who wish to enjoy their surroundings; the family will offer us tea and serve us their local breakfast, which consists of bread, honey, butter and olive oil. Ourika day trip from Marrakech will give you the chance to ride camels for half an hour deeper in the valley. Later on, we will continue our tour to reach Setti Fatma, a favorite weekend destination for many Moroccans. Highly appreciated for its beautiful streams and 7 waterfalls, beautiful cliffs, green valleys. You will explore a region that still practice a medieval agricultural tradition. Walk around the valley to take photos of the views of green terraces, surrounding the Atlas Mountains. If you wish to have a little walk to the waterfalls, our guide will be delighted to show you. Next we will we go back for lunch in a nice restaurant with a beautiful view over the mountains; lunch will be composed of variety of Moroccan dishes. The tour will end around 04:30. You will be taken back to your hotel/Riad.