Trip from Marrakech
With our day trip to Ouarzazate and Ait ben-haddou from Marrakech, you can discover the graphic beauty of the High Atlas mountains. Visit Ouarzazate or the city of cinema, discover the Berber villages of the green canyon and where “Gladiator and Lawrence of Arabia” was filmed. As you can also see the best Kasbah protected in Morocco in Ait Ben Haddou.
Ait Ben Haddou is the best preserved Kasbah and the most beautiful in Morocco, it is rather a collection of small Kasbahs. The Kasbah of Ait Ben-Haddou is a UNESCO World Heritage Site and is a fortified town of the 14th century located on the old caravan route between Marrakech and the Sahara. The Kasbah of Ait Ben Haddou has been the subject of many films and a new town has developed around this beautiful structure.
We will begin our excursion at 8:00 am and head to the beautiful mountains of the High Atlas, whose snowy peaks mingle with the clouds to offer an impressive landscape and an impressive landscape at every step to reach the famous Hollywood of Africa. With its old Kasbahs, caravan routes, UNESCO World Heritage sites, traditional Berber villages and a rich culture of southern Morocco. Discover what makes Ouarzazate and Ait Ben Haddou the foundations of hundreds of Hollywood movies, from Gladiator, Kingdom of Heaven and Prince of Persia to Captain Philips and Hologram for the King. A panoramic road from Marrakech on the highest pass in North Africa (2,269 meters), Tizi-N-Tichka, where you will have a fascinating view of the High Atlas walls.
Ait ben-haddou This is a place full of atmosphere and the Kasbah is beautiful, especially at sunrise or sunset. Here you can climb to the ruins of the reinforced attic with an impressive view of the surrounding landscape and take a short walk in the Ounilla valley and in the village.
Then we will continue to Ouarzazate, the desert gate and the center of the Sahara desert. Tourism and cinema in the southeast, we will visit the Kasbah of Taourirt and its spectacular building that offers you the opportunity to see inside an old Kasbah and see the Moroccan city. the architecture. The entrance costs 2 euros or 20 dirhams per person.
• Private A/C Vehicle, 4WD Toyota Land Cruiser + fuel
• English/French/Spanish speaking driver during the day trip
• Pick up & Drop off at your Marrakech accommodation
• Free time to explore the sites such as Ait Ben Haddou Kasbah, Walks, Canyons, Breaks for photos,..Etc
• local guide in Ait benhaddou
• Flexible stops
• No invisible costs
Highlights of the trip
ancient kasbahs and beautiful valleys
Return distance 430 km
Duration 8 hours
Transportation includes 4×4 or Mercedes Minivan
Spoken language En, De, Sp, Fr
Departure time 8h
Pickup location Your accommodation