Top 10 Things to do in Ourika, Marrakech-Tensift-El Haouz Region
Discover the best top things to do in Ourika, Morocco including Le Paradis du Safran, Ourika Valley, Le Savo'art Fer, Le Jardin du safran, Tomb of Rabbi Shlomo Bel Hensh, La Source de Tapis, Esprit Vertical, Welcome to Morocco Tours, Toubkal Climb Guide, Sahara Morocco Tour.
1. Le Paradis du Safran
5 based on 272 reviews
Reviewed By EssexBound123 - London, United KingdomLondon, United Kingdom
Pleasant afternoon stroll
The Saffron farm is on a dirt track off Route Ourika about 30 km from Marrakech. Christine the owner greeted us as we entered the gardens via locked gate. She is a very polite and welcoming host. Through emails she advised to visit the farm in November wh
2. Ourika Valley
4 based on 981 reviews
The Ourika valley situated at a short distance from Marrakesh 60 km. While traveling along the Ourika valley you will enjoy beautiful landscapes, from walnuts, wiping willow and poplar trees, to its mountains and rocks varying in color from red to green.
Reviewed By TheodoraSTX
Most Memorable Day Trip!
The source of pure argan oil and well priced carpets, pottery and serums...the Ourika Valley made its way to the top of my list quickly! A must-do for visitors of this great city, the valley’s situated a little over an hour outside of Marrakech. Vast land
3. Le Savo'art Fer
5 based on 5 reviews
The Art Gallery Of The Artist Abdelhaq Elyoussi, Permanent Exhibition Of His Works And Also The Occasion To See Him Working In His Workshop On Different Sculptures And Paintings.
Reviewed By Traveladdicted9 - Leicester, United KingdomLeicester, United Kingdom
Very talented person and unique
I do not know personnaly abdelhak el youssi, but when I visited his workshop and his showroom.. I fell in love with his artworks.I recommand this place, whenever you go to Ourika valley, ask your guide to stop by this place, you might buy something, if no
4. Le Jardin du safran
4 based on 3 reviews
Reviewed By mich_led715 - Amiens, FranceAmiens, France
Cet endroit est difficile à trouver car pas fléché, même notre chauffeur était perdu. Nous avons été accueillis assez froidement avec l'impression de déranger... Nous avons quand même fait la visite du jardin et avons eu droit aux explications sur la cult
5. Tomb of Rabbi Shlomo Bel Hensh
4 based on 1 reviews
Reviewed By Giora_I_L - Haifa, IsraelHaifa, Israel
Interesting pilgrimage site
The Ourika valley is a beautiful area in the high Atlas mountains that make the trip worthwhile. There you will be surprised to find the sign of Rabbi Shlomo Bel Hench tomb. It is well kept by a Muslim family and you are welcome to pray and lit candles in
6. La Source de Tapis
4.5 based on 21 reviews
Reviewed By Dad527 - Greenwich, CTGreenwich, CT
Good Moroccan products at high prices
Big store on way to High Atlas Mountains with lots of Morocan carpets, jewelry, and more...most products seemed to be of decent quality but the prices seemed very high...and it is obviously a high priced tourist location with only tour guides taking you t
7. Esprit Vertical
5 based on 3 reviews
Salam Alikoum ! Since 2011, Esprit vertical has provided: -The only professional French certified climbing and canyoning guide in Morocco. -The only Moroccan company covered by international public liability insurance. -Equipment that is regularly checked and maintained to professional standards (French EPI standard).
Reviewed By rustoleum2k
A Thrilling Canyoning Adventure
We had a great time on our canyoning trip. Jonathan was very professional, helpful and skilled. We only wish our adventure was longer. After having spent so much time in the desert getting in the water was a welcomed and refreshing change of pace. The canyon was beautiful. I would highly recommend this for anyone who enjoys a unique adventure and physical challenge.Thank you for this feed back.It was a pleasure!Take care.
8. Welcome to Morocco Tours
5 based on 3 reviews
Reviewed By Larisa A
BEST experience EVER
We booked a trip in the Sahara desert and it was the best experience of our lives. We left the hotel around 5 om in the evening, we rode the camel for about 1hour and a half (+ one stop to watch the sunset - which was by far the best view ever) and the we arrived at the camp. The boys served as dinner and after that we made a camp fire. We were all singing, dancing and having the time of our lives. They were so kind and friendly, it felt like we knew them for a lifetime. Around 10.30 they took us to the dunes to just lay on the ground and watch the stars. It was so peaceful and quiet that I would have stayed there for days if possible. After that we all went to bed and woke up at 6 am to go back to the hotel. We stopped again to see the sunrise which was absolutely breathtaking. I strongly recommend Welcome to Morocco Tours! The emplyees are very very friendly and well informed and most importantly, so much fun. + they speak at least 5 different languages which is impresive.
9. Toubkal Climb Guide
4.5 based on 4 reviews
Trekking in Morocco with Toubkal Climbing Guide company, We Organize differents Treks / Tours Around Morocco:Berber Villages, Toubkal Climbing 2 or 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 Days
Reviewed By ian41 - Royal Tunbridge Wells, United KingdomRoyal Tunbridge Wells, United Kingdom
Abdeslam Maachou - an excellent guide
Abdeslam was a guide for my wife and I for four days of trekking in the High Atlas mountains. He was good company, always with a smile and a reassuring word. He is knowledgeable about the flora and fauna and helped us to spot a wide range of birds including a little owl and a golden eagle. He explained the social structures and challenges the local people faced sensitively and helped us understand more of the local culture.Abdeslam was clear about how we should tackle the occasional treacherous patch on the path (we were at the edge of the extent of the snow), and generally looked after us well, making sure we were well fed and with enough clean water. Abdeslam has a great range of contacts in the Imlil valley– our excellent cook was a personal friend of his, and he was on good terms with so many of the people we met. He was very charming and informative but also understood that there were times when we just wanted to absorb the immense landscape in silence. I would thoroughly recommend Abdeslam as a guide.Ian Rogers
10. Sahara Morocco Tour
5 based on 3 reviews
The Ourika valley is located 30 km from Marrakech, this valley is mainly populated by berbers and gradually engulfed in the high atlas of morocco. Despite it's proximity to Marrakech, it's still considered a preserved relatively valley.His visit can combine the discovery valley has serveral buildings including : Setti fatma Latest douar accessible by paved road, this little village is the starting point for many excursions in the mountains cyclic up. Hiking the most popular and easiest is ride along a stream mountain to uncover 7 waterfalls. Tnine-de-l'ourika : Smalil douar no great architectural interest in which is held every monday, a traditional souk. Timalizene Garden : Beautiful garden planted mainly mountain species from the region. At once poetic and playful, charming it can drop the fields. The saffron of Ourika : Farm which has the distinction of producing safran..
Reviewed By LuciaDeniro
Ourika Valley Tour
once again we decided to have a short break in Marrakesh .. we took the opportunity of the great sunny weather and contacted Sahara Morocco Tour to organize trip to Ourika Mountain. even with the short notice they kindly agreed and organised everything with very smooth way. the driver Bader (the driver) came on time and it was great as we recognized him from last visit.Breath taken view, amazing weather, after the stressful period at work and busy London we felt it was the best decision to go away fro break.we highly recommend Sahara Morocco tour, Ask fro Bader the driver if possible too