35 km from Marrakech the Red City, a green valley stretches: the valley of Ourika. On behalf of the Ourika River that descends from the high Atlas. Ourika Valley continues to preserve its originality despite its proximity to the imperial city Marrakech.
All along the road, landscapes, terraced fields and Berber villages of earth-clinging to the mountainside will surprise you.
The day trip from Marrakesh to Ourika Valley is the right destination for travelers during the hot summer months. This picturesque valley can be also enjoyed throughout the four seasons of the year, and skiers and snowboarders might add it to their list when trying to find the next great vacation destination.
At kilometer 62, we arrive at the zawiya Setti Fatma. It is one the two main towns in the Ourika Valley. this small village is the starting point for many excursions into the mountains. And according to your abilities for a hike we can hire a local guide who can accompany you on your excursion of one hour to discover the region and the famous seven waterfalls of Setti Fatma.
The Ourika Valley is about 60km by road from Marrakech in Morrocco. Situated in the foothills of the High Atlas, it contains a number of Berber villages, female co-operatives manufacturing Argan oil and a set of waterfalls near the village of Ourika itself.
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