Marrakech to Ourika valley day trip

Marrakech to Ourika valley day trip is one of the most spectacular day trips from Marrakech. If you desire to get out of the city and delve into the authentic and rural side of Morocco. On this half-day tour to Ourika Waterfall and Atlas mountains. Where you can take a short walk with your driver, for instance. And you will get past Berber villages and enjoy the stunning views of the countryside. Then you'll have the opportunity to enjoy a traditional lunch in a local restaurant near Ourika River. Next after Lunch, drive back to Marrakech.

Marrakech to Ourika valley day trip Itinerary:

Start your journey with hotel pickup at around 9:00 AM. As your guide awaits by a 4WD vehicle or minivan for a 1hour 30-minute drive south up the Tnine Ourika. El Agrab is a small village at the foothills of the High Atlas Mountains. Is very popular for its weekly market every Monday. Because due to its unique position and its connection to several Berber villages. We stay here for 30 minutes. You can take a short walk to experience the Berber weekly market.

Later, continue toward the Ourika waterfall deeper into the Atlas Mountains. Afterward, you will visit the Berber women extracting the argan oil (the unique Moroccan oil).

Once we get to Ourika Valley, you'll be amazed by its unbelievable natural sceneries, landscapes, and its green valley that stays fresh even during the summer. Here at Setti Fadma village. You either take a hike with a local guide for 2 - 3 hours to Ourika waterfalls.

Then back for lunch in a nice restaurant near the River with a beautiful view of the valley, After lunch, you have free time before we drive back to Marrakech. End of your Marrakech to Ourika Valley day trip.

What's included in Ourika half-day tour:

  • Hotel pick-up and drop-off in Marrakech
  • Entrance fees
  • English speaking local guide
  • Transport by private vehicle

Highlights of Marrakech to Ourika Valley day trip:

  1. Discover the typical market of Tnine Ourika
  2. Visit a local argan oil co-operative
  3. Hike to the falls of Setti Fadma
  4. Drive through various Berber villages
  5. Enjoy lunch next to the Ourika River
  6. Enjoy the stunning sights of the Atlas

To enquire about or to book a Day Excursion to Ourika Valley, complete our Booking Form in the Book an Excursion section of our website.

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