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1 Day Culture tour itinerary for Marrakech & Atlas Mountains: See Ourika Valley Nestled In Atlas Mountains

Marrakech, Atlas Mountains

Nature
Nature Tour
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Culture Tour
See Ourika Valley nestled in Atlas Mountains

Ourika valley

Marrakech-Morocco

Explore many waterfalls and enjoy wonderful natural views of Ourika valley, which spreads between the first foothills of the Atlas Mountains. This beautiful lush green valley is definitely one of the best-preserved valleys in Morocco. 

DAY 01

OURIKA VALLEY DAY TRIP

  • Take a short drive from Marrakech to the foothills of the Atlas Mountains.

  • Go on the road along the valley of Ourika and pass through a succession of clinging mountain villages. 

  • Stop to see wonderful landscapes full of vibrant colours as you move through the hillsides.

  • Make your first stop in a traditional house of Berber family who lives in the valley. The family often opens their door to the kitchen, where they share their bread, honey, butter and olive oil. 

  • Ride camels for half an hour deeper in the valley. 

  • Visit Setti Fatma, which is a favourite weekend destination for many Moroccans. It is highly appreciated for its beautiful streams and 7 waterfalls, beautiful cliffs, green valleys. 

  • Walk around the valley to take photos of the views of green terraces surrounding the Atlas Mountains.

  • Go to the first waterfall and return for lunch.

  • Have an authentic Moroccan lunch.

  • Return to Marrakech.

  • 150 USD Per Adult
  • Ourika valley day trip from Marrakech with English speaking Moroccan driver.

  • Pick-up from your hotel, riad, or accommodation in Marrakech.

  • Drop off at your hotel, riad or accommodation in Marrakech.

  • Transport: A / C 4x4 Toyota Tx Prado or spacious minivan for groups.

  • English speaking driver.

  • Local guide in Ourika to show you and help you with the hike.

  • Lunch in a wonderful restaurant.

  • Departure at 9 am and round ends around 4 pm.

  • Wear good sports shoes to fully enjoy the hike. (flipflops are not recommended)

Marrakech, Atlas Mountains

Nature
Nature Tour
Rural
Rural Experience Tour
Culture
Culture Tour
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starting from
USD 150
Type of Tour

Private Tour

Departures

This tour is offered throughout the year.

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