Marrakech: Ourika Valley - Waterfalls & Lunch with a Local

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Discover Ourika in just one day! Visit an argan oil cooperative, explore the waterfalls, have lunch with a Berber family, and finish with a tour of a Berber house

Highlights

  • Discover the beauty of the Ourika Valley on a day trip from Marrakech
  • Visit a traditional Berber house and learn about the local culture and customs
  • Enjoy a delicious Berber lunch in a local home and savor a refreshing mint tea
  • Hike to the waterfall of the Ourika Valley and cool off in the refreshing water

Description

Explore the Ourika Valley on a day trip from Marrakech, an experience rich in cultural and natural discoveries. Your day will begin with an early morning hotel pickup in Marrakech. After a scenic drive of approximately 45 minutes, you will make your first stop to admire an authentic Berber village nestled at the foot of the majestic Atlas Mountains. You'll have the opportunity to capture images of this enchanting landscape and learn more about the traditional way of life of its inhabitants. Next, you'll be warmly welcomed into a Berber home where you'll get up close to the culture and traditions of a local family. You can engage with the locals, ask questions about their way of life, and even participate in some traditional activities. Your next stop will take you to a women's cooperative specializing in the production of argan oil, a precious product widely used in Moroccan cuisine and skincare. You'll have the opportunity to discover the argan oil production process, see the women at work, and perhaps even purchase some local products as souvenirs. The highlight of your excursion will be a visit to the famous Ourika waterfalls. You'll embark on a pleasant hike through the valley to admire the seven waterfalls that offer a breathtaking natural spectacle. You can take photos, refresh yourself in the crystal-clear waters, and soak in the peaceful beauty of this preserved natural environment. After your adventure, you'll be invited to enjoy a delicious Berber lunch prepared with fresh local produce at a local home. You'll have the opportunity to taste flavorful traditional dishes while sharing a friendly moment with your host. Finally, you'll head back to Marrakech, taking with you magical memories of this unforgettable day spent exploring the Ourika Valley, its spectacular landscapes, authentic Berber culture, and picturesque waterfalls.

Includes

Hotel pickup and drop-off Visit to a Berber village Visit to an argan oil cooperative Hiking to the waterfalls of Ourika Lunch at a local's home Mint tea water bottle

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