A day in the Ourika Valley and in the Atlas
Come live a unique moment in the heart of the Ourika Valley. From Marrakech, approach closer to breathtaking landscapes and escape 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 assets to seduce you. Take the road to the Atlas and cross beautiful landscapes between immensities of green meadows and authentic Berber villages of the sixteenth and seventeenth centuries. If you choose to make this trip on a Monday, you will even have the chance to stop in a souk located at the edge of the road.
Discover many orchards, terraces where grow all kinds of vegetables 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 palms following the Ourika, the local river. On the road, discover many fruit trees, tiny villages, the river bordered by a few restaurants and holiday homes of lucky lucky few. Then go to Setti Fatma for a refreshing moment in the shadow of the seven waterfalls located on this amazing place.
Feel the water whip your face and enjoy this moment away from the scorching African heat. Meet some authentic inhabitants of Marrakech who have made this amazing place their favorite weekend destination.