Day trip to Ourika valley & Atlas Mountains
Day trip to Ourika valley
DAY TRIP TO OURIKA VALLEY AND ATLAS MOUNTAINS
DAY TRIP FROM MARRAKECH TO OURIKA VALLEY
Description: book a private Day trip to Ourika valley & Atlas Mountains and get out of the noise of Marrakech, during this day tour you will visit of a weekly market Monday and Friday, as well as a private visit to a Berber family explore the daily life of the Berbers living in the mountains and you will have a stop at the women’s cooperative producing Argan oil.
Introduction: Ourika Valley nestled in the Atlas Mountains south of Marrakech, a day trip to Ourika Valley in the Atlas Mountains is a great escape from the heat and noise of Marrakech, drive you through the beautiful landscapes of the ourika valley, a rather dull flat plane, visit of a weekly berber market Monday and Friday, as well as a private visit to a berber family which will open the door to us to explore the daily life of the berbers living in the mountains..
Day trip to Ourika valley & Atlas Mountains Highlights:
- Discover the most beautiful waterfalls of the village sti fadma
- Enjoy a taste of delicious Berber tajine in front of the rivers
- Pretty amazing Berber villages in the high atlas
- A walk to discover the charm of this wonderful place
- Discover the daily life style of the local people
- Guided walking and hiking tour to waterfalls
- Enjoy a traditional lunch by the river in a local restaurant
Appreciate the diversity and the richness of traditions and culture of Morocco during this day trip to high atlas mountains from Marrakech, we will pick you up from your accommodation in Marrakech at 9AM and drive towards the high atlas, our first stop will be in a weekly berber market which take place every Monday and Friday, after a visit we will continue up through the green valley of ourika enjoying the beautiful landscapes and the picturesque mountains.
We will stop to get inside a berber house to discover the quite life and the life style of the local people living in these mountains, after that we will continue through the valley to visit a the cooperative of argan oil to get an idea about this famous oil with multiple uses.
Arrival in the last village of Setti fadma where we will meet our local guide who will take you in a guided walking and hiking tour to explore the 7 waterfalls of setti fadma; after 2 hours of walking tour, you will enjoy a traditional lunch by the river or at a panoramic terrace. Free time to enjoy a mint tea and enjoy the green valley and beautiful views of the high atlas peaks.
Return to Marrakech in the afternoon through the same road to take more pictures and enjoy more the beautiful sceneries along the valley.
Day trip to Ourika valley & Atlas Mountains Include :
- Professional driver/guide
- Hotel pick up and drop off
- AC minivan or 4WD Fuel included
- Mineral water during the trip
- Entrance fees