Private Day Trip from Marrakech to the Atlas Mountains: 45 km from Marrakech this beautiful valley is a goal to walk and a popular resting place of the inhabitants of the ocher city, rushes into the valley of the High Atlas and lets us discover a small river "beach" green good location for a picnic with family or friends. All along the road, bars, restaurants and eateries abound for excellent taste tagin
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Private Day Trip from Marrakech to the Atlas Mountains: A few steps away from Marrakech, the Ourika valley extends about thirty kilometers, winding through the foothills of the High Atlas where traditional houses, are situated on the clay slopes. The road continues along the Oued Ourika, where water is plentiful throughout the year. Lined with vegetable crops and orchards, long shaded meadows offer one the chance to relax. The road terminates in the village of Setti Fatma, a village situated in the hollow of the imposing slopes of the Atlas with an altitude of fifteen hundred metres. Programme: You will depart Marrakech at 9.00am by car or minibus. You will stop at Ourika Tnine to visit the Berber market should you take the tour on a Monday, to see the weekly gathering of the villagers. Should you choose to travel on another day of the week you will visit the markets in one of the nearby villages. You will travel further to Setti Fatma and enjoy lunch in a traditional Berber restaurant next to a wadi. You will spend a couple of hours amongst the beautiful waterfalls and return to Marrakech in the afternoon.