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1 Day Excursion from Marrakech to Ait Ben Haddou

Marrakech to Ait Ben Haddou kasbah :

Excursion from Marrakech to Ait Ben Haddou kasbah : Ouarzazate and Ait Ben Haddou through the Tizi N'Tichka Pass (2260 metres), one of the culminating peaks of Northern Africa, you'll discover a notable region characterized by the magnificence and beauty of its different landscapes. Once we've returned to Ouarzazate, you can visit the Kasbahs of Taourirt and Tifoultoute which are old residences of Glaoui, the former Pasha of Marrakech.

At 8:00am our one day trip will begin from your hotel/Riad to cross the landscapes of the high Atlas mountains. After one hour of driving you will stop in a restaurant for a break and the second stop will be in the top of the high Atlas to take pictures.then we'll Arrive to the Ksar (fortified village) of Ait Ben Haddou a UNESCO World Heritage Site since 1987. Several films have been filmed there, such as Lawrence of Arabia (1962), The Mummy (1999), Gladiator (2000).After a visit of the Ksar we'll continye our way to Ouarzazate where you will visit the Kasbah of Taourirte the ancient residence of the last Sultan of the atlas; Glaoui. After lunch in a local restaurant you will visit the film studios then come back to Marrakech crossing Tizi N'Tichka Pass (2260m Alt).


  • Private air conditioned vehicle
  • Experienced driver / Guide
  • English Speaking local guide
  • Entrance fees to the monuments & Museums
  • Tips
  • Personal Expenses
  • Drinks
  • Lunches

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