Day trip to the Ourika Valley from Marrakech

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Enjoy a day trip to one of the most unspoiled regions of Morocco, the Ourika Valley attracts tourists looking for green space and an exceptional landscape …

about the activity

  • Duration 1 day
  • Departure at 09h00 & Return at 17h00
  • Printed or mobile confirmation vouchers are accepted
  • Immediate confirmation
  • Pick up at your hotel or Riad Marrakech. If your Riad is located in the medina, the care will take place in an accessible place, as close as possible to your Riad or Hotel
  • Free cancellation


  • Discover the beautiful valley of Ourika and its virgin nature.
  • Discover some Berber villages and their terraces hanging on the red slopes of the valley.
  • Learn more about argan oil and visit cooperatives run by Berber women.
  • Visit the authentic Berber souk (market), available Monday and Thursday.
  • Admire the beautiful waterfalls of Setti Fatma.

full description

Explore the Enchanting Ourika Valley: A Journey Amidst Nature’s Beauty

Unveiling the Allure of Ourika Valley: A Journey into Nature’s Embrace

Embark on an Unforgettable Journey through the Ourika Valley

Discover the Ourika Valley: A Natural Gem in Morocco

Prepare for a captivating adventure as your departure is meticulously scheduled around 9 am. Your destination? The picturesque Ourika Valley, a breathtaking haven nestled just 64 km away from the bustling Marrakech. This enchanting valley promises a journey of a lifetime through its winding roads, nestled amidst the towering Atlas Mountains and adorned by the tranquil Ourika River. A place of solace and rejuvenation cherished by both locals and visitors, the valley boasts sprawling orchards and verdant landscapes, graciously situated to the southeast of Marrakech.

A Symphony of Colors and Landscapes

As you traverse the mesmerizing paths of the Ourika Valley, you’ll find yourself surrounded by a panorama that seems right out of a dream. The reddish-hued slopes harmoniously blend with the quaint villages that cling to the hillsides, their terraces painted with the vibrant shades of the Moroccan countryside. Amidst this picturesque setting, a crystal-clear and abundant stream gracefully meanders through the rocks, breathing life into the small meadows it caresses.

Setti Fadma: The Crown Jewel of the Valley

Continuing your journey, after covering a distance of 7 km, you’ll arrive at the captivating village of Setti Fadma. Nestled amidst the heart of the valley, Setti Fadma stands as the epitome of beauty and charm, offering an ethereal experience that captures the essence of Morocco’s natural splendor. What truly steals the spotlight here are the magnificent waterfalls that cascade down with unbridled grace, adding an enchanting touch to the already awe-inspiring landscape. Setti Fadma’s waterfalls are not only a sight to behold but also a testament to the valley’s irresistible allure.

Culinary Delights and Exquisite Pleasures

Indulge your taste buds in a culinary journey that mirrors the rich flavors of Morocco. Setti Fadma’s numerous traditional restaurants beckon you to savor the delicious tajines and other local delicacies that have been crafted with love and centuries-old recipes. With each bite, you’ll experience the fusion of authentic spices and ingredients that have made Moroccan cuisine a global sensation.

Immerse Yourself in the Wonders of Ourika Valley

After relishing a delectable meal, the adventure continues. Unveil the valley’s secrets by embarking on a camel ride or exploring on foot. As you venture through the landscapes, you’ll be treated to vistas that seem like they were painted by the finest artists. The Ourika Valley reveals its hidden treasures, from the panoramic views of the Atlas Mountains to the charming villages that punctuate the horizon. Each step you take is a step into the heart of nature’s splendor.

Embrace the Ourika Valley’s Magic

In conclusion, a journey to the Ourika Valley promises an escape from the ordinary and a rendezvous with the extraordinary. This natural haven is not just a destination; it’s a gateway to a world where nature’s beauty reigns supreme. As you immerse yourself in the allure of the valley’s landscapes, waterfalls, and gastronomic wonders, you’ll find yourself falling under the spell of its undeniable magic. So, prepare to embark on an unforgettable adventure that promises to remain etched in your heart forever.



  • Transport in air-conditioned minibus.


  • Person: 15 € / 150 MAD

15 € / 150 MAD
per person *


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  1. Sandra

    Overall a very good experience from start to finish and something which will remain a pleasant memory about our trip to Morocco. Just a precaution there is some climbing up stones and rocks to reach the valley so wearing sturdy comfortable trainers is a must for all.

  2. Vereley

    It was such lovely day trip and it was one of best time of holidays. The diver was very nice.

  3. Iris

    Overall a very good experience from start to finish and something which will remain a pleasant memory about our trip to Morocco. Just a precaution there is some climbing up stones and rocks to reach the valley so wearing sturdy comfortable trainers is a must for all.


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