The Ourika Valley nestled in the Atlas Mountains. Located in the south of Marrakech, the road leading to this valley crosses the plain of the Haouz.
From Marrakech, explore for one day the valley of the Ourika located in the High Atlas. Discover authentic Berber houses, a women’s cooperative producing argan oil and a souk. Refresh yourself near beautiful waterfalls.
Come and live a unique moment in the heart of the Ourika Valley. At the beginning of Marrakech, come close to breathtaking landscapes and flee the time of a day the hustle and bustle of the city.
The Ourika Valley is the ideal place for a day trip to the gates of Marrakech, but this unique place has many other advantages to seduce you. Take the route of the Atlas and across beautiful landscapes between the vastness of lush meadows and authentic Berber villages of the sixteenth and seventeenth centuries. If you choose to make this excursion on a Monday, you will even have the chance to stop in a souk located by the roadside.
Discover many orchards, terraces where all kinds of vegetables grow but also small villages as hung on the hillsides. You will be amazed by the fruits of the work of the Berbers who had to climb the hills with the necessary equipment for the construction of these small villages and who worked to create the terraces in a very difficult environment.
Continue your way through the valley of the palm trees following the Ourika, the local river. On the road, discover many fruit trees, tiny villages, the river bordered by a few restaurants and the resort residences of some lucky fortunate. Then go to Setti Fatma for a refreshing moment in the shadow of the seven waterfalls located on this amazing place.
Feel the water whipping your face and enjoy this moment away from the scorching African heat. Meet some authentic inhabitants of Marrakech