Enjoy The 3 Valleys day trip from Marrakech. The best day out of Marrakech, to the beautiful High Atlas Mountains. Visit 3 valleys in the Atlas mountains; the lush Ourika Valley, the high Oukaimeden and the populated Sidi Fares valleys.
3 Valleys Atlas tour excursion from Marrakech to the High Atlas Mountains, starts at 9 AM from your accommodation in Marrakech. Pick up for free. Enjoy a day out of Marrakech toward the High Atlas mountains and the 3 valleys Atlas. You will be provided a new and stylish vehicle minivan or 4X4 fitted with the air-conditioning, tourist transport insurance covered and up to date. Explanations and answers to your questions are provided by your English speaking driver along the way, at the Berber House, and at the stops.
Heading south of Marrakech onward to the huge High Atlas mountains, then to the Ourika Valley. Stop at the Berber house for morning refreshments, where we will get you closer into the Berber life by sharing the mint tea process experience. The Berber grandmother, the boss of the family Malika will make a fresh mint tea in front of you, to show you how the Berber mint tea is made. Visit the house and enjoy the taste of Malika’s mint tea and fresh bread accompanied with a local home made butter, honey and olives oil.
Drive along the Ourika Valley to the extreme point, the village of Setti Fatma 1500 meters (4922 feet). The 3 Valleys Atlas day trip highlight: your mountain guide will take you up to see the 7 waterfalls for 1 hour and 30 minutes of trekking. Have lunch by the river – 3 main courses included.
After lunch we will drive up higher to 2000 meters (6500 feet) towards the village Sidi Faress. Good opportunity for photo lovers on those panoramic views over the Berber villages and Atlas Mountains, as well as the famous Richard Brandson’s Kasbah Hotel. You can bring some candies, pens or pads, there are many Berber kids and they will love it.
Getting back to Marrakech around 5 PM.