Ourika Valley day trip

Marrakech day tour

Ourika Valley day trip

Ourika Valley day trip – Marrakech day tour – Ourika Valley day trip from Marrakech – Marrakech to Ourika Valley excursion – Visit of the Ourika Valley

The Ourika Valley day trip from Marrakech is one of the most popular day tours. This day trip will take you to the Atlas Mountains where you will take the time to discover a beautiful natural site and local culture.

Ourika Valley day trip

You leave for this excursion in the Ourika Valley from Marrakech at 9 AM. Pick-up for this Marrakech tour directly from your riad.

The Ourika Valley is located in the High Atlas Mountains. You will get away from the bustle of the city of Marrakech. You will first see the walls of the medina of Marrakech parade as well as the pretty gardens. Then, you take the direction towards the plain of Haouz.

The Ourika Valley day trip makes you discover the beautiful landscapes of the Atlas. The small Berber villages bring charm to the mountain landscapes. A stop in a traditional Berber house allows you to discover the way of life of the inhabitants. You enjoy a cup of mint tea here before continuing to the Ourika Valley.

Visit Ourika from Marrakech

Then, the Marrakech to the Ourika Valley excursion continues with a visit to the waterfalls with a local guide. It’s a short hike. When you come back down from the mountain, you enjoy a delicious lunch at Sitti Fatma. This small village is full of charm. Lunch is provided at one of the riverside restaurants. You can taste Moroccan cuisine there. And you enjoy a beautiful view of the landscape all around.

The return to Marrakech from this Ourika Valley day trip is planned in the afternoon. Your driver-guide will drop you off at your hotel. Enjoy a 4×4 private Ourika Valley excursion from Marrakech.

Also discover our day trip to the Ouzoud Waterfalls.

  • Departure at 9 AM.
    Pick-up at your hotel.
  • The distance between Marrakech and the Ourika Valley is about 70km.
  • Marrakech day trip.
  • On the road to Ourika Valley, you will enjoy magnificent views overlooking green gardens, fertile plains with fruit trees, small charming Berber villages.

    The land changes color as you progress along the route. The peaks of the Atlas are revealed in front of you.

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  • Camel tour
    Take advantage of this time during your Marrakech day trip to know more about local traditions.
    You can also do a camel ride for an hour before going back to Marrakech.
  • Marrakech day tours
    - day trip to the Marrakech desert,
    - tour in the palm grove of Marrakech,
    - excursion to Imlil,
    - Atlas and Agafay tour from Marrakech ;


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