Experience a full day trip in the Atlas Mountains and enjoy a full day of unique experiences, history and culture, explore the Ourika Valley, one of the popular destinations in Morocco. Spend a full day in the foothills of the high Atlas Mountains, including, a visit of berber family to discover the daily life of local Berbers in the villages, visit a cooperative of women producing Argan oil one of the magic oils that exist only in Morocco, then take a guided trek with a local professional guide to discover the seven waterfalls and have a lunch by the river or in a panoramic terrace in the village of Setti-fadma.
|DESTINATION||Ourika Valley & Setti-fadma Waterfalls|
|DEPARTURE TIME||Please arrive by 08:45 AM for a prompt departure at 09:00 AM|
|RETURN TIME||Approximately 5:00 PM|
|DRESS CODE||Casual, comfortable athletic clothing, hat and sun glaces|
The valley is a maze of lush greens within salt mines; The OURIKA Valley is one of the most beautiful and best preserved valleys in Morocco. The region is without a doubt the perfect destination for people who seek Moroccan adventure, discovery relaxation and meditation.
Through OURIKA Valley is the OURIKA River, which begins in the High Atlas Mountains and runs down towards Marrakesh. The OURIKA Valley is much more than tourists’ location since it houses a number of plant species and the rare Barbary Macaques. The high Atlas excursion is great for those who want to see the beautiful splendour of the high Atlas Mountains without trekking to the summit. The trek begins at a Berber village called “SETTI FADMA” you will walk with a local guide for an hour or more until you get to the waterfalls of the valley. At this juncture there are 7cascades, which provide a resplendent place to take pictures. After get back you could have a drink by the river then lunch at a local Berber family house.