Ourika Valley day trip from Marrakech to Atlas Mountain
One of the most popular day trips from Marrakech is to the Ourika Valley, A 45 km from Marrakech, You will discover Atlas Mountains, and Berber villages perched on the mountainside, overlooking the river.
The Ourika Valley is the closest day trip from Marrakech,
Drive towards the Atlas Mountains, taking in the beautiful landscape of green meadows and authentic 16th and 17th-century Berber villages.
The main attractions in the area are the following:
Setti-Fatma: Setti-Fatma is a small village from where visitors normally depart to see the Ourika Valley waterfalls.
Ourika Valley Waterfalls: If you like the countryside and hiking this will be your favourite part of the trip
Traditional Berber house: In theory this visit is to allow visitors to see the traditional Berber way of life and a typical family house
Traditional Markets: The most popular markets in the area are: The Ourika Market (on Mondays) and the Aghbalou Market (Thursdays)