Join us on our Special Day trip to Kasbah Ait Ben Haddou and discover a Unesco World Heritage
Rejoice the wonder beauty of the Sahara desert with Our Kasbah ait ben haddou day trip
DAY 1: MARRAKECH – KASBAH AIT BEN HADDOU – MARRAKECH
6 HOURS DRIVE: 08H00 – 19H00
We will pick you up from your hotel in Marrakech at 8 am. Our Kasbah ait ben haddou day trip will starts at we drive through the High Atlas Mountains and the Tizi n’tichka pass (2260 meters above sea level). Visit the Teloulet, the route used by caravans from the Sahara Desert to Marrakech via the Atlas Mountains. On this Tours from marrakech, There are several small Berber villages along the way, and we will have the opportunity to stop and take some photos of the elevated landscape before heading to Kasbah Ait Ben Haddou, Kasbah Ait Ben Haddou is a fortified village with about six markets and merchant houses. We will visite this ancient building with a skilly guide. Like Ouarzazate, the next stop on this tour, Kasbah Ait Ben Haddou is a favorite location for Hollywood film crews and production companies.
You’ll see why it’s an excellent backdrop for a series of films set in biblical times, ancient Arabian legends, or films from thousands of years ago. Sodom and Gomorrah (1963), The Man Who Would Be King (1975) and The Jewel of the Nile (1985) all used the ancient fortified village of Kasbah Ait Ben Haddou.
In the evening we drive back to Marrakech and you can always book another one of our Morocco tours.
Ait Ben Haddou Kasbah Day Trip Highlights :
- Cross the TIZI N’TICHKA pass in the Atlas Mountains.
- Visit the film studio, film museum and TAOURIRT KASBAH in Ouarzazate.
- Visit the UNESCO World Heritage Site AIT-BEN-HADDOU Kasbah .
- Discover and learn more about the old caravan trade.
WHAT IS INCLUDED
- Kasbah Ait Ben Haddou visit
- Hotel / Hostel Pickup
- Transfers from and to Marrakech are included.
WHAT IS NOT INCLUDED
- Personal purchases, lunch, drinks, tips (Ait Ben Haddou usually 3 eur)