Day trip From Marrakech to Ourika Valley


8 hours

Total Distance

40 km (round trip)

$20 for groups

of up to 5 people


Embark on an 8-hour journey from Marrakech to the Ourika Valley, a serene oasis in the High Atlas Mountains. Witness the enchanting contrast between the untouched nature of the valley and the vibrant city life of Marrakech. Explore traditional Berber villages, visit a typical Berber house, and discover a weekly Berber souk. Enjoy panoramic views, a leisurely stroll along a scenic trail with seven waterfalls, and the option to reserve lunch. Travel in comfort with a chauffeur/guide and experience the tranquility of this authentic Moroccan landscape, just 40 km from Marrakech.

Tour Highlights

  • Scenic Escape: Immerse yourself in the breathtaking landscapes of the High Atlas Mountains, just 40 km from Marrakech.
  • Berber Villages: Explore time-frozen Berber villages nestled on mountain slopes, offering a glimpse into traditional Moroccan life.
  • Waterfall Wonders: Traverse a popular trail to witness the beauty of seven stunning waterfalls, capturing the essence of nature’s grandeur.
  • Cultural Immersion: Opt for a visit to a typical Berber house and experience the authenticity of the local lifestyle.
  • Weekly Souk: If visiting on a Monday, don’t miss the chance to explore the vibrant weekly Berber souk, a cultural and trading hub.


  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Transport by air-conditioned minivan
  • Insurance
  • Quality service reliability
  • All Taxes
  • Local guide
  • Tips
  • Drinks
  • Lunch

Tour Plan

9:00 AM Departure

Scenic Drive to Ourika Valley:

  • Embark on a comfortable journey from your Marrakech hotel in a climate-controlled 4×4 or minibus.
  • Traverse the enchanting landscapes of the High Atlas Mountains, with panoramic views along the Tizi N’Tichka pass.
Visit Berber Villages:

Explore traditional Berber villages clinging to the mountain slopes, offering a glimpse into ancient Moroccan culture.

Waterfall Trail

Hike the popular trail to witness seven breathtaking waterfalls, surrounded by the serene beauty of nature.

Optional Experiences
  • Choose to visit a typical Berber house for an immersive cultural experience.
  • If it’s a Monday, explore the vibrant weekly Berber souk, a bustling market filled with local goods.
Lunch and Relaxation
  • Enjoy a break for lunch, either at a local eatery or by reserving a meal as per your preference.
  • Take in the tranquility of the surroundings, allowing for relaxation and absorbing the natural beauty.
Return to Marrakech
  • Depart from Ourika Valley in the afternoon, relishing the memories of a day spent in a preserved oasis of nature.
  • Arrive back in Marrakech, concluding the excursion by early evening.

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    An enchanting journey to Ourika Valley, filled with breathtaking landscapes and a delicious lunch, made our day trip from Marrakech truly unforgettable.

    novembre 14, 2023

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