Day Trip to Ait Ben Haddou Kasbah and Ouarzazate – Morocco Excursion from Marrakech – Day trips Marrakech – Marrakech day tours

Day Trip to Ait Ben HaddouDay Trip to Ait Ben Haddou, Start this magic journey picks up from the Hotel or Riad. By a comfortable car and a professional and friendly Driver/Guide.

Firstly we will get on our road by crossing many Berber villages to arrive in Glaoui village and Kasbah Telouat. This Kasbah is remote, far away from the main Marrakech road, and served as a palatial residence and headquarters of the powerful Glaoui tribe. The head of this family was the Pasha of Marrakech, the last of whom Thami Glaoui fled Morocco into 1965 after French Independence as he supported the French rather than the return of the king, Mohamed V.

Then continues to Ait Ben Haddou village then the historical Kasbah, you will have free time to discover the old and beautiful Berber architecture of Ksar Ait Ben Haddou. The Ksar, a group of earthen buildings surrounded by high walls, is a traditional pre-Saharan habitat. The houses crowd together within the defensive walls, which are reinforced by corner towers. The Kasbah of Ait Ben Haddou, the most famous Kasbah in Morocco. This Kasbah sets the scene for many Hollywood blockbuster films, such as “Alexander the Great” and “The Gladiator”… Ait Ben Haddou has been one of the most known UNESCO World Heritage Site since 1987.

This afternoon you will return to Marrakech by crossing the High Atlas Mountains and Tizi n Tichka (2260m), where we will discover some Berber valley in your comfortable private transport.

Itinerary information

  • Pick up from your hotel/Riad.
  • discover the way of Berber life.
  • Explore two magnificent Kasbahs: Kasbah Ait Ben Haddou and Telouat Kasbah.
  • Visit the beautiful Berber villages.
  • Discover the wealth of Berber traditions.
  • Discover the massive Kasbah Ait Ben Haddou.
  • Enjoy a taste of delicious Berber food with a panoramic view.
  • A walk to discover the charm and the beauty of the Kasbah and the Berber village.
  • Relax and have a walk.
  • Afternoon drive back to Marrakech.
  • 19h0020h00: Arrive in Marrakech.

Your excursion included

  • Pick up from your hotel/Riad in Marrakech.
  • Transportation by a comfortable car with a professional driver.
  • Diesel.
  • Transportation Insurance.
  • Service quality.
  • Drop off at your hotel/Riad or Marrakech city center.

Your excursion not included:

  • Restauration: Lunch and drinks
  • Personal expenses.

Time table

  • Duration: one day.
  • Type: excursion: free walk by yourself/with a Guide.
  • Available: Every day
  • Pick up departure: 7h30 am local time your hotel/Riad.
  • Pick up and drop off your hotel/Riad.
  • Return time: 7 pm local arrival time.