day trip marrakech ourika valley
This one-day trip marrakech ourika valley starts with your experienced guide in Marrakech. Firstly The driver will take approximately one hour traveling through the High Atlas Mountains and on to the Ourika Valley.
Also, ourika Valley is in the foothill of the Atlas Mountains. It is well known for its waterfalls, landscape, and spectacular views. More that it contains a number of Berber villages, one which you will visit to see how the Berber women extract the Argan oil manually from the Argan tree (Indigenous to Morocco).
Once you arrive in Ourika Valley if you wish to visit the waterfalls a mountain guide will escort you along your hike of the falls, which will take you approximately an hour and 20 minutes to complete.
Next, we will go to Oukaimeden Valley, traveling a secluded mountain road, standing at 1800 meters above sea level, which will pass through several traditional Berber villages built from adobe and stones. If you wish to discover more about the authentic life of the Berber people. Also, we can arrange a delicious lunch for you in a typical Berber house or at a traditional restaurant with a panoramic view.
Subsequently, we will reach the third valley of Asni, which is well known for its fruit trees (apples, walnuts, almonds, peaches). Here is where you can enjoy the sight of the snowy summits of the High Atlas Mountains.
The inspiring tour ends with a drive back to Marrakech to your hotel, arriving at approximately 4:00 pm, at which time this will conclude the day trip marrakech ourika valley and end of our services.
- 4×4 vehicle or Minibus (with A/C)
- An English speaking driver/guide
Tour does not include: