Day Trip From Marrakech To Ourika Valley

Day Trip to Ourika Valley From Marrakech

this day trip to Ourika Valley considered the most popular Atlas Mountains excursion from Marrakech. You’ll get a chance to see pristine nature, slopes vast in Ourika river, This thick, green dale runs into the High Atlas Mountains. Our day trips from Marrakech will take you into Ourika Valley with the beauty of the Berber villages and amazing wild landscapes.

Day Trip to Ourika Valley Highlights:

Number of Participants: 1 2 3 4 5 6-10 10-17

Price per person:


Marrakech to Ourika Valley day tour Itinerary:

Day 1: Marrakech - Ourika Valley

A private day trip to Ourika Valley, due to its many waterfalls and several attractions, Located at about 65 km from Marrakech is a very popular day tour from Marrakech. Start at 09h00 AM, approximately 1-hour drive to the High Atlas Mountains. Our excursion starts with a drive across the Houz Plains, landscape, short break at Argan oil cooperative, to visit the Berber ladies, how they products this liquid gold and cosmetics. From here, Following Ourika river, you will get a chance to stop to visit the weekly market. The open-air market is open daily, but Mondays are typically much busier and energetic. we will continue our way to Berber village of Setti Fatma, known for its beautiful streams and 7 waterfalls, After your entrance, you can take advantage of a directed trek into the falls beyond the village and take many pictures of the landscapes that surround you and explore the High Atlas Mountains. Go back to the village where you could have lunch at one of the local restaurants close to the river. though this day trip from Marrakech will end in late evening, where our driver will drop off at your hotel or Jamaa Elfna Square.

Tour Map of Marrakech to Ourika Valley

What is included in this Private Marrakech to Ourika Valley day Trip:

Not Included

Frequently Asked Questions

Explore the Ourika Valley, located in the High Atlas Mountains range of Morocco. The valley its About (60 kilometers) and 1 hour and 30 Min driver from Marrakech in the foothills of the Atlas Mountains.

One of the best times to visit the Ourika Valley is in the begining of spring, between February and April. At this time of the year the cherry orchards and almond are in bloom, these are beautiful and are not to missed! and Avoid a visit in summer time season, its Crowded from jun intill end of augest for Moroccan toursit.

there are plenty of restaurants to choose from, or Cafe where you can have snack or lunch. there are restaurants are like guesthouse hosted by berber family, or You choose the best option to have popular duches called tajin for lunch down on river and put yout feet in the water!

You can exploring the beauty of the Ourika Valley region with a splendid view of the Atlas Mountains in the horizon with snowcapped Mountain peaks, also the best thing in this day trip from Marrakech, you can go for hiking to the 7 waterfalls in Setti Fatma, you will find wild macacs enjoying thier freedom. there are other things you can visit such: Argan oil cooperative, berber house, Safran jardin.

Climbing to Setti Fatma waterfalls required physical fitness and good shoes while walking is required. Ourika valley is even colder than Marrakech in wintertime its nessesarly Sunglasses, hat, sunscreen are recommended.


Amazing private Day trip from Marrakech to Ourika Valley
Sori F- Nov 2021
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Amazing day trip from Marrakech with amazing views! Very nice guide, punctual transportation and everything was well prepared. If you love mountains and hiking this experience is definitely for you!
Muy buena experiencia
Adriana F- Dec 2022
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Very good experience, stop at a viewpoint, traditional argan oil production cooperative, climb the waterfall, lunch in a restaurant at the foot of the river and visit a Berber house, the cost of food is extra, approximately €10 per person.
Super journée avec des guides très sympa !
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La vallée de Ourika , le restaurant de bonne qualité, la visite de berbères. Merci a tous pour votre gentillesse.

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