Day Trip to Ait Ben Haddou Kasbah & Ouarzazate
In the morning our driver/guide will meet you up depends on where you are : Airport/ Railway station / Hotel / Riad ..etc , drive south-eastwards via the fascinating landscapes of the Atlas Mountains ; Tizi-n-Tichka Pass ( 2260 m Altitude) You will see Berber farmers working on their terraced farms, and herding sheep then to the impressive & well-known Kasbah AIT BEN HADDOU ‘fortified city’,situated along the former caravan route between the Sahara and Marrakech. It is situated on a hill along the Ouarzazate River and boasts some beautiful examples of kasbahs, some of which remain inhabited, granted UNESCO World Heritage listing ( we stop for a visit) a berber castel where many movies have been shot such as : Lawrence of Arabia, Tea in The SAHARA , Babel , The Mumy , Prince of Persia ..etc , once you have lunch there we continue our road through Ouarzazate (the African Hollywood & the grand-door of the Sahara) where we will visite the cinema studio the Kasbah of Taourirt, and Tifoultoute Kasbah. Then you will drive back to Marrakech in the evening through the high Atlas, check into your accommodation & end of our trip
Ouarzazat & Ait Benhaddou Day Trip Inclusions & Exclusions:
- A comfy Transportation with A/C & fuel costs.
- An English Speaking driver.
- Pick up from your accommodation
- Lunch & Drinks.
Distance and duration:
420 km (round trip)