Day Trip To Ourika Valley from Marrakech :
One of the most appealing marrakesh outskirts. it rises gently to thefoothills of the atlas walls at sixty kilometers south of marrakech. along the way to ourika valley, you can see the picturesque amazigh villages. the valley road crosses the plain of haouz.
Ourika is known for its fascinating day market “tnin ourika” meaning “monday market of ourika”. setti fatma village: it is located at 1500 meters above the sea level and above ourika valley (high atlas). This small village is the starting point of many excursions to the surrounding mountains. the most popular and simple trekking is to ride along a mountain stream to discover the 7 waterfalls of ourika.
Amazigh ecomuseum: located in tafza village. it is a private cultural institution and a partner of the house of photography in marrakech. this museum was founded on april 2009 following the initiative of patrick and hamid mergani manach. it highlits the amazigh culture through a collection of photographs, pottery, jewelery, rugs and weavings.
Ourika waterfalls: exploring the seven waterfalls of ourika remains a charming adventure. if you are keen on mountain climbing, do not forget your cozy shoes!
Visiting an amazigh house isan opportunity to discover the amazigh culture and traditions. one should notice that in amazigh culture a house is generally inhabited by several generations of the same family.
What is included?
- Transport in an air-conditioned vehicle and any comfort.
- Transport Insurance.
- Accompanying Guide.
- Tips and personal expenses.