Private Atlas Mountains Day Trip: Ourika Valley & Berber Villages

Private & Custom Tours in Morocco

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Enjoy a peaceful day in the Atlas Mountains and discover their beauty on a private day trip. Gain fascinating insights into Berber culture, admire impressive waterfalls and absorb the spectacular scenery.
Have you experienced the buzzing streets of Marrakech and you feel like you need to recharge? Or you just want to discover the beauty of Atlas Mountains? This private day trip with a local is exactly what you need!Start your day trip with a pickup from your hotel and get comfortable as you begin your ride. Enjoy the drive through the wonderful sights of the Ourika valley, in the Atlas mountains and be amazed by the colors of the rocks. Take in the stunning scenic views as you go and listen to your private guide stories about the Berber villages that you’re passing. Learn about the lives of Moroccan people, traditions, and cuisine.Make a stop at Setti Fatma, a small Berber village. Together with your favorite local, take a short hike and witness the enchanting waterfalls and the surrounding valley. Take your time to explore charm chutes near the valley and after head back to the village.Feeling hungry? What is the local dish that you really want to try? Your private guide will take you to a local restaurant close to the river where you’ll immerse in a feast that we’ll make your taste buds dance. Enjoy a delicious tagine, or a savory tangia served with homemade bread and fresh salad. After lunch, you’ll head to Oukaimeden Valley, where you’ll enjoy a fresh mint tea and tasty cookies. Get a glimpse of local life, talk about traditions and culture while sipping Moroccan tea together with your private guide and a local family. Experience stunning views of the village and valley from the roof of the house and snap some photos with your family or friends. Your day ends with a quiet drive back to Marrakech, where you’ll get dropped off at your hotel. Do you want to know where are the best places to eat? Or how you can buy tickets for Bahia Palace? Ask your favorite local all the questions, he’s happy to help you out.

What’s included

  • Private guide
  • Driver
  • A/C Car
  • Mint tea and cookies in a traditional Berber house
  • Drop off in the city center in Marrakech
  • Coffee and/or Tea

What’s not included

  • Hotel pickup
  • Lunch costs
  • Extra food and drinks