Ait Benhaddou Adventure: Day Trip Delights from Marrakech


Embark on an unforgettable day trip from Marrakech to Ait Benhaddou, exploring the stunning landscapes and historical treasures of Morocco. Departing at 8:00 am, your driver/guide will pick you up from your accommodation before heading towards Ouarzazate, known as the gateway to the desert. En route, marvel at the picturesque town of Ait Berka, nestled at the foothills of the High Atlas Mountains, and traverse the scenic Tizi N-Tichka pass at an altitude of 2260 meters, offering panoramic views of the majestic High Atlas range.

Discover the fascinating Telouet Kasbah, also known as the Glaoui Kasbah, before reaching the iconic Ait Benhaddou Kasbah, a UNESCO World Heritage Site steeped in history and culture. Explore the ancient streets and marvel at the architectural wonders that have served as backdrops for famous films and television series.

Indulge in a delicious meal at the Kasbah before continuing your journey to Ouarzazate, where you'll visit the historic Taourirt Kasbah and explore the local movie theaters. Finally, as the day draws to a close, return to Marrakech in the late afternoon, where your driver will drop you off at your accommodation, concluding this enriching day trip from Marrakech to Ait Benhaddou.

Itinirary (1 Day)

Day Trip From Marrakech To Ait Benhaddou: The day excursion to Ouarzazate and the Ait Ben Haddou Kasbah begins in Marrakech. At 8:00 pm in the morning, the driver/guide will pick you up from your lodging. Then take a trip to Ouarzazate, commonly referred to as the desert's entrance. First, we will halt in the town of Ait Berka, which is at the base of the High Atlas mountain range. Then, we go on in the direction of Tizi N-2260m-high Tichka's peak. Enjoy the breathtaking scenery and expansive vistas of Morocco's tallest mountain range, the High Atlas Mountains. In addition, we'll go to Telouet Kasbah, also known as EL Glaoui Kasbah. After that, we take a car to Ait ben Haddou Kasbah. the historic Kasbah, which is a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Additionally, the kasbah was utilized for the filming of a number of well-known movies, including Asterix and Obelix, Mission Cleopatra, Lawrence of Arabia, and Gladiator, as well as TV shows like Game of Thrones. a meal at the Kasbah. Then, we go on in the direction of Ouarzazate. There, we pause to check out the Taourirt Kasbah and the movie theaters. Finally, we arrive back in Marrakech in the late afternoon, and the driver will deliver you to your lodging. Here, our day trip from Marrakech to Ait Benhaddou tour will end.

Included & Excluded

    Transport in an air conditioned 4x4 vehicle + Fuel

    Pick up & Drop Off at your accommodation

    English Speaking Driver


    Personal Expenses