Day Trip To Ourika Valley From Marrakech

Marrakech ourika excursion


1 Day

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From $25 /  Person

The Ourika Valley is the nearest excursion destination from Marrakech, and it is a very popular site due to its many waterfalls and beautiful scenery. Marrakech is located in the Atlas Mountains’ major foothills. Despite its location on the outskirts of Marrakech, this lovely lush green valley is one of Morocco’s best maintained valleys. A day trip to Ourika Valley from Marrakech may allow you to view a weekly Berber market (Mondays, Thursdays, and Fridays), which is fascinating to learn about their rural life and trading. If you go in the off-season, you’ll probably be the only visitor there, but it’s a great experience and arguably the most exotic thing you can discover inside a 2-hour flight from a European country. asni village-like , The Berber markets are always separated into sections for meat, produce, dry goods, clothing, stationary, barbers, animals, donkeys, secondhand goods, and just about anything else you can think of, all with the garish colors and scents you’d expect from a weekly Berber market in a Berber town.


Guide Morocco Tours organizes Day Trip To Ourika Valley From Marrakech It’s available every day, with departure from your hotel .

Your Ourika Valley Day Trip The journey begins at 9:00 a.m. from your Marrakech lodging. After a short journey from Marrakech to the Atlas Mountains' foothills. We'll travel along the route that runs alongside the Ourika Falls Valley, then past a series of clinging mountain settlements. As we go over the hillsides, we will stop to observe beautiful scenery with brilliant hues. Our first stop will be at a Berber family's traditional home in the valley. The family frequently welcomes guests who want to take in the scenery. They will give us tea and serve us their traditional meal of bread, honey, butter, and olive oil. A day journey to Ourika from Marrakech will allow you to ride camels for half an hour deeper into the valley. We'll continue on our journey later to Setti Fatma, a popular weekend getaway for Moroccans. Stunning streams and seven waterfalls, as well as beautiful rocks and lush valleys, are highly valued. You'll visit a location where a medieval agricultural heritage still exists. Hike with a local guide to the first waterfall in the Ourika valley to photograph the vistas of lush terraces encircling the Atlas mountains. Following the hike, we return to a great restaurant with a beautiful view of the mountains for lunch, which will consist of a range of Moroccan delicacies (Vegetarians are welcome). End Of Marrakech ourika excursion, Then we return to Marrakech around 05pm.
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Day Trip To Ourika Valley From Marrakech Frequently Asked Questions

The settlement is around 64 kilometers from Marrakech, but an offroad (to Timichi) and then a mule trek continue up the valley to pass through Tacheddirt and Oukaimeden, which features Morocco’s simplest skiing station and amazing prehistoric rock engravings. The trail continues into the mountain to Imlil and Toubkal, giving it a convenient beginning and ending place for hikers.

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Morocco does not require any specific immunizations for travel. Although the city’s tap water is safe to drink, mineral water is advised.


It is advisable to purchase travel insurance before departing from your home country. Nobody is coerced into buying it by us. Local hospitals’ diagnostic capabilities are limited. Insurance is an excellent option because private clinics can be pricey, evacuations can be expensive, and luggage can disappear.


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