Ourika Day Excursion
OURIKA DAY EXCURSION
The Ourika day excursion will include a 2-hour walk and will go through many Berber villages and cultivated terraces to the village of Timalizine from where we cross the bridge and get back to the car to carry on the journey up the Ourika Valley to the stunning village of Setti Fadma which marks the end of the Tarmac road.
Pick up around 9am from your accommodation in Marrakech and head towards the Atlas Mountains. After some 45 minutes passing through olive tree groves we will arrive at the gate of the Ourika Valley at the village of Tnine Ourika, where a great weekly market is held every Monday where all the surrounding villagers come to buy their needs for the whole week.
If you do the tour on a Monday then you will get change to visit the market before we start the 2 hours walk to Ourika.
The walk will go through many Berber villages and cultivated terraces until the village of Timalizine from where we cross the bridge and get back to the car to carry on the journey up the Ourika Valley.
• Discover the beautiful landscape of the Ourika Valley.
• Free visit to the traditional Berber market (market day: Monday and Friday).
• Visit to a cooperative where the Argan oil is extracted.
• Enjoy the beautiful waterfalls of Setti Fatma
Explore the beautiful Ourika Valley, nestled in the Atlas Mountains. Take a walk on the cliffs through the mountains and discover the richness of the Berber traditions.
Only one hour from Marrakech, you will have the opportunity to discover the splendid way to the Atlas.
Discovery of the aromatic organic garden and a traditional Berber house.
Start the tour with your guide, you will go to a small bridge that takes you to the heights of the Atlas.
If you want to enjoy a traditional mountain lifestyle and contemplate the beautiful nature,
Ourika is the perfect place.
- Mule if needed