Day Trip To Ourika Valley From Marrakech

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Day Trip To Ourika Valley From Marrakech

Ourika Marrakech Excursion

Day Trip To Ourika Valley From Marrakech is the most convenient excursion in Morocco, numerous waterfalls and beautiful environment make the ourika valley a very famous destination. The Marrakech ourika valley is located between the Atlas Mountains’ main foothills. Despite its proximity to Marrakech, this lovely lush green valley is one of the best maintained in Morocco. The hamlet is located about 64 kilometers from Marrakech at the top of the road, but an offroad (to Timichi) and then a mule trail continues up the valley to pass through Tacheddirt and Oukaimeden, which has Morocco’s simplest skiing station and fascinating ancient rock engravings.

Private Day Trip To Ourika Valley From Marrakech

Additionally, the route continues up the mountain to Imlil and Toubkal, making it a convenient starting/finishing location for hikers. Thus, today’s visit to the beautiful hamlet of Vallée Ourika will enable you to sample some of the North African countryside’s sweetness without foregoing the amenities of your hotel or riad. Day Trip From Marrakech To Ourika Valley, we will be able to enjoy the splendor of the Ourika valley and its vistas of lush meadows and 16th and 17th-century Berber settlements, as well as escape for the day from the hustle and bustle of Marrakech. 

Day Trip To Ourika Valley From Marrakech

This is just a suggested travel itinerary for a day Trip To Ourika Valley From Marrakech operated by Morocco travel holidays a trusted travel company based and owned by Moroccan owners. If this tour doesn’t meet your travel ideas we have a range of other Day Trip From Marrakech designed to enhance your trip to Morocco Private Tours, packages and personalized itineraries are our specialty and our services cover the whole of the country.



Ourika valley in Morocco is a popular weekend getaway destination for locals due to its stunning landscapes and waterfalls. It is one of the typical valleys of the High Atlas Mountains, known for its fruit trees, tiny hamlets, riverside restaurants, high green terraces, surrounding Atlas peaks, rocky village foothills, and the seven waterfalls that surround the village.

Ourika Marrakech Excursion Highlights

  • Enjoy a scenic drive on the way to Ourika Valley with a splendid view of the Atlas Mountains in the horizon
  • ourika valley berber village
  • Drive past various adobe Berber villages and eventually visit one
  • Hike to the waterfalls of Setti Fadma
  • Treat yourself to a Berber Tagine next to the stream


Your Day Trip To Ourika Valley From Marrakech departs from your Marrakech hotel at 9:00 a.m. After a short journey from Marrakech towards the Atlas Mountains' foothills. We'll follow the route that runs along the valley of the Ourika waterfalls, then enter through a series of clinging mountain settlements. As we go over the hillsides, we will pause to see the beautiful vistas with brilliant colors. Our first visit will be to the typical home of a Berber family from the valley. The family frequently opens their house to people who want to appreciate their surroundings; they will give us tea and serve us their traditional breakfast 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. Later, we'll continue our journey to Setti Fatma, a popular weekend getaway for many Moroccans. It is well-known for its gorgeous streams and seven waterfalls, as well as its cliffs and lush valleys. You will visit a place where a medieval farming heritage is still practiced. Hike with a local guide to the first waterfall after walking around the Ourika valley to photograph the vistas of verdant terraces encircling the Atlas mountains. After the trek, we will return to a great restaurant with a beautiful view of the mountains for lunch, which will consist of a range of Moroccan specialties (Vegetarians are welcome). Then we go back to Marrakech around 05pm.

Included / Excludes


  • Private A/C Vehicle, 4WD Toyota Land Cruiser + fuel
  • English/French/Spanish speaking driver during the day trip
  • Pick up & Drop off at your Marrakech accommodation
  • Lunch
  • A local guide to take you on a walk to the first waterfall

Not Include

  • Drinks
  • Entrance fees to monuments
  • Gratuities

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Day Trip To Ourika Valley From Marrakech