MARRAKECH PRIVATE EXCURSION TO THE UNESCO SITE OF AIT BENHADDOU AND OUARZAZATE IN DAY TRIP :
On this day trip from Marrakech you come to visit Ouarzazate and Ksar Ait benhaddou, these magical places are the Gate to the Sahara desert. Located just at four hours from Marrakech. The one day tour to Ouarzazate and its legendary Ksar, known for its spectacular sunsets and amazing mountain and desert sceneries. But also its breathtaking valleys. Ouarzazate was once the crossing point for African traders seeking to reach northern cities in Morocco and Europe. During the last decades, Ouarzazate expanded considerably as a garrison town and became the capital city for cinema in Morocco and in whole Africa.
WHAT TO EXPECT:
Start early in morning and embark on this amazing day trip. You will discover the Tichka road, then you will continue on to the Telouet village. Visit the Telouet Kasbah and you can have the lunch in the village. Then you will go through the small roads between Telouet and Ait Benhaddou, you will follow the magnificient Ounilha valley with its oasis and Kasbahs before arriving to Ait Benhaddou to visit the Ksar of the Unesco patrimony. You will come back to Marrakech by the Tichka road. Stop whenever there are photo opportunities. It is the best day trip to discover the north and south part of the High Atlas.
DEPARTURE, RETURN POINT AND TIME:
Your hotel or riad in Marrakech at 8.30 am. Returns to original departure point.