• Duration: 12 hours
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A one-day trip from Marrakech, perfect for those who can’t spend more than one day exploring southern Morocco. Join us and take the privilege of an exciting tour. 

Relish personalized attention. Enjoy an adventure across the Tizi n'Tichka mountain pass 2,260 meters (7,410 feet) above sea level to the fortified city of Ait Ben Haddou a UNESCO World Heritage Site since 1987.  

With many things to do along the way,  great for people who don't mind a little hike to see some exquisite views. Beautiful villages and towns scattered all around, See Berber villages and ever-changing landscapes from a green north side, to the southern dry and desert slope leading to Ait Ben Haddou a great day out topped by the visit of this unique village. 

This tour includes a Marrakech hotel pickup and drop-off and lunch.


1 Day Tour To Ouarzazat and Ait Ben Haddou Kasbah

During this excursion, visit one of Morocco’s most famous kasbah from Marrakesh. Passing Berber villages and Ait Ben Haddou (UNESCO World Heritage) site that has served as the background of many international famous films

Begin your day trip by leaving Marrakech at 07:00 with a pick-up from your accommodation whether it be a riad or a hotel, and follow a well-maintained road to the High Atlas Mountains. 

After about an hour, the road starts to wind its way along with one of the most scenic roads in Morocco across a landscape of terraced wheat fields, cacti, waving palm trees, and endless views. 

Enjoy an adventure across the Tizi n'Tichka mountain pass 2,260 meters (7,410 feet) above sea level, as the road begins to descend, the scenery changes drastically as suddenly as you enter a desert-like area, soon, it is quite impressive to see the imposing Kasbah Aït Benhaddou will lookup like a mirage this Kasbah is a UNESCO-listed fortified city whose towers are decorated with geometric patterns. It is open to the public for tours and if you are lucky you will get the chance to see them filming a movie. Quite a number of well-known movies have either been filmed here in their entirety or have had their desert and villages scenes shot here. Films such as Lawrence of Arabia, Star Wars, and The Gladiator all have the panorama of the Kasbah in common. 

After the visit, we will continue our journey driving through the edges of the Desert towards Ouarzazate best known for its film studios and the Kasbah of Taourirt, as well as the cinema museum. Choose to have lunch either in the Kasbah of Ait Benhaddou or in the city of Ouarzazate. 

After the tour of Ouarzazate ride back to Marrakech, crossing the Atlas Mountains and Berber villages. Arrive in the evening and then be dropped off at a central location in Marrakech.

Pick up locations

What's included

Transport by air-conditioned minivan
Hotel pickup and drop-off
Local guide to discover de Kasbah of Ait Ben Haddou

Important information

  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • May be operated by a multi-lingual guide
  • Not suitable for pets
  • Infant seats unavailable
  • we offer pickup for all costumers

Cancellation policy

  • Cancellation fee of 100% if cancelled 1 day or less before departure
  • Cancellation fee of 0% if cancelled 1000 days or less before departure



Guided Language

  • English
  • Arabic
  • Italiano
  • Francaise
  • Español


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