Ait Ben Haddou & Ouarzazate Day Trip From Marrakech

1 Day

We’ll get our way. From Marrakech To Ait Ben Haddou & Ouarzazate, Bypassing through the High Atlas Mountains and Tizi n Tichka (2260 m), as well as some photos, stops. When you arrive in Ait Ben Haddou or Ouarzazate, you will have free time to explore the beauty and ancient Berber architecture of Kasr Ait Ben Haddou. A traditional pre-Saharan habitat is a ksar, a group of earthen buildings surrounded by high walls. Within the defensive walls, which are reinforced by corner towers, the houses crowd together. Since 1987, At Benhaddou has been a UNESCO World Heritage Site, and several films have been shot there, as well as lunch in At Benhaddou. Return to Marrakech in the afternoon on your comfortable private transport, arriving around 5:00 p.m. We will drop you off at your hotel or riad.


This full-day trip from Marrakech to Ouarzazate & Kasbah Ait Ben Haddou is ideal for those of you who cannot spare more than one day to get a sneak of Morocco Sahara desert. Take this round trip of 400 km across the Atlas mountain range via the Tizin’nTichka pass at an altitude of 2269 meters above sea level. Marvel at the brilliant landscape views dotted with Berber villages.


  • Visit Ait Ben Haddou Kasbah
  • Ouarzazate City
  • The Atlas Mountain
  • Berber Villages
  • The brilliant landscape


Today you are off to the historic village of Ait Ben Haddou. You will cross the High Atlas and Tizi n T’ichka passes at 2260 meters (7400 ft) and makes several stops along the way to take pictures. Once you arrive in Ait Ben Haddou, there’s a short walk across a stream where you will have free time to discover all the beauty and architectural marvels around you. The Ksar, a group of earthen buildings surrounded by high walls, is a traditional pre-Saharan habitat. Aït Benhaddou has been a Unesco World Heritage Site since 1987 and has had several movies filmed in and around the area. We’ll plan for lunch on the road, and then the drive back to Marrakech.

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  • Private transportation with a certified driver and guide.
  • Airport or Riad pick-up.
  • Drop off at Riad/Hotel.


  • Drinks.
  • Tips.
  • Personal expenses.

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Ait Ben Haddou & Ouarzazate Day Trip From Marrakech