Ait Ben Haddou and Ouarzazate day trip from Marrakech
A Journey To Ancient Kasbahs And Film Set Marvels
Ait Ben Haddou and Ouarzazate Day Trip from Marrakech Embark on a fascinating day trip from Marrakech to the ancient kasbahs of Ait Ben Haddou and Ouarzazate. This adventure promises a captivating journey through film set marvels, breathtaking landscapes, and the rich cultural heritage of Morocco’s desert region.
Departure from Marrakech
Your day begins with a comfortable pick-up from your Marrakech accommodation. Our experienced driver will lead you on a scenic drive through the stunning landscapes of the High Atlas Mountains.
Ait Ben Haddou: A UNESCO World Heritage Gem
Arriving at Ait Ben Haddou, you’ll be transported back in time as you explore this magnificent UNESCO World Heritage site. Ait Ben Haddou is a fortified village with traditional mud-brick kasbahs that have graced the silver screen in numerous films, including “Gladiator” and “Game of Thrones.”
Exploring the Ancient Kasbah
Wander through the labyrinth of narrow streets and alleys, marveling at the intricate architecture of the kasbahs. Admire the stunning views from the hilltop, and let your imagination run wild with the rich history and stories of this ancient village.
Ouarzazate: The Hollywood of Morocco
Next, we’ll continue our journey to Ouarzazate, often referred to as the “Hollywood of Morocco.” This desert city has served as a backdrop for countless movies due to its striking landscapes and unique architecture.
Visit to Taourirt Kasbah
Our first stop in Ouarzazate is the Taourirt Kasbah, an impressive fortress that was once the residence of the Glaoui family. Explore its maze-like corridors and learn about the fascinating history of this grand structure.
Atlas Studios: Behind the Scenes of Movie Magic
No visit to Ouarzazate is complete without a visit to the Atlas Studios, one of the largest film studios in the world. Step into the world of movie magic as you discover the sets of famous films and TV shows. From ancient palaces to futuristic cities, the studio has brought countless cinematic worlds to life.
Lunch in Ouarzazate
Savor a delicious Moroccan lunch at a local restaurant in Ouarzazate, where you can taste the flavors of the desert region.
Return to Marrakech
As the day comes to an end, we’ll start our journey back to Marrakech, carrying with us the memories of the ancient kasbahs and film set marvels.
The Ait Ben Haddou and Ouarzazate day trip from Marrakech offers a captivating journey to the heart of Morocco’s desert region. From ancient kasbahs to movie history, this day trip promises an enriching experience that will stay with you forever.
Book your Ait Ben Haddou and Ouarzazate day trip now and let us take you on a captivating journey through the cultural and cinematic wonders of Morocco. Our experienced guides and comfortable transport ensure a memorable and hassle-free experience. Join us on this delightful day trip – reserve your spot today!