Welcome in a private one day trip to Ourika Valley from Marrakech organized by Genuine Morocco.
Just 1 hour driving from the bustling city of Marrakech you can feel the magic of the Ourika valley through its waterfalls giving you peace and happiness all day long.
Departure at 9 am from Marrakech to Ourika valley, we will drive 30 km in 1 hours through a landscape of rolling foothills to this amazing area near to the village of setti fatma.
Setti-Fatma: last douar accessible by paved road, this small village is the starting point for many excursions in the neighboring mountains. The most popular and easiest hike is to ride along a mountain stream to discover 7 waterfalls.
Arriving 1h before lunch time to the most visited site of the region will allow us to walk easy whit a local guide about 600 meters up the hills and enjoy the amazing views.
Safranière de l’Ourika: farm that has the particularity of producing saffron., His visit is the most interesting from late October to mid-November when harvesting this spice.
After the walk you will enjoy lunching whit foot on the river, the typical Moroccan lunch, a delicious tajine, can be taken in a restaurant in the shade next to the river, after lunch you have 2 hours free to enjoy a walk around the berbere village end next to the river, let yourself relax next to the amazing river and catch some sun or take a swim
17pm drive back to Marrakech.