MARRAKECH TO AIT BENHADDOU TRIP TO EXPLORE UNESCO SITE :
We organize exclusive day trip to Ait Benhaddou and Ouarzazate from Marrakech to see two of Morocco’s historical jewels. Travel into the Atlas Mountains, passing by villages on the way to Aït Benhaddou, a fortress (Kasbah) and UNESCO World Heritage site. Then continue to Ouarzazate, aka the ‘gate of the desert.’ This tour includes a driver but no guide, so you will explore the attractions independently.
DETAILED DESCRIPTION FOR YOUR MARRAKECH EXCURSION :
This full day excursion starts from your hotel in Marrakech where your driver will pick you up and head into the beautiful High Atlas Mountains crossing the Tizi N’Tichka mountain pass. From here you will have amazing panoramic views of the Atlas Mountains and the adobe houses of its indigenous villages.You take a detour to the Ksar of Aït Benhaddou, an Arab fortress from the XI century, and its Kasbah declared a world heritage site and historical treasure by UNESCO. The Kasbah at Aït Benhaddou is a good example of traditional berber architecture. Its strategic location allows us to observe a landscape riddled with colors and became a mandatory stop for the old routes from Timbuktu to Marrakech. Next, Ouarzazate, which is an old military enclave, is on the route of 1000 Kasbahs. Take a walk around this charming village and have a change to visit the cinema studios on your own. After, a visit to Telouet, a fascination Kasbah that belonged to the Pasha of Marrakech. After, you will head back to Marrakech
DAY TRIP DEPARTURE AND RETURN POINT / TIME:
All Marrakech day trips includes hotel pick up. Departure and return time on request of client , but usually we start our day trip at 8.30 am and we return back same day at around 7pm.
PRIVATE DAY TRIP
FROM MARRAKECH TO AIT BENHADDOU
EXPLORE UNESCO SITE LOCAL KASBAH IN GUIDED MARRAKECH EXCURSION
We organize private Marrakech day trip to Atlas mountains in Ait Benhaddou where we explore Unesco kasbah.
Optional guided excursion
Hotel pick up / drop off
Private transfer , driver
NOT INCLUDED :
Lunch and drinks
DAY TRIP MAP :
Marrakech excursion map
Contact us directly by phone ,email or by contact form. To get best and actual price please tell us as much details about your Marakech private and guided 4x4 day trip as possible. We need to know how many person travelling with you, also approximate day of travel. We will be happy to organize best day trip from Marrakech for you. Thank you and we looking forward to see you in Morocco.