Universal artist André Heller's paradisiacal garden offers an extraordinary new attraction near the city of Marrakesh. Twenty-seven km outside of the city in the Ourika Valley and located in the shadows of the lofty Atlas, ANIMA can be easily reached via a free shuttle service.
Open all year 9 am - 6 pm (09:00 - 18:00)
Closed during the Aid holidays:
Aid El Fitr (May 24th - tbc)
Aid El Kebir (July 31st to August 2nd)
ANIMA is a fantastic place for groups, events and larger travel parties!
Please get in touch with us if your group is bigger than 10 people: firstname.lastname@example.org
How to get to ANIMA
From Marrakech: Drive along the surrounding wall direction Ourika/Oukaimeden. After 27 km there is a TOTAL servcie station on the left. After 1 km you'll see the sign ANIMA. Turn right an follow the non paved road for another 500 m.
From Ourika: Exit Ourika towards Marrakech. Next to the Hotel Le Beau Site turn right. Turn left an follow the non paved road to ANIMA.
Attention: Coaches over 33 seats have to stop at the main road.
The Café Marocain Paul Bowles invites you to enjoy fresh fruit juice, fine teas and delicious pastries - made with ingredients grown in ANIMA!
Attention wheelchair users:
Wheelchair users have limited access to the areas of the garden!