Aït- Ben- Haddou
Experience the stunning views of the High Atlas Mountain. Enjoy Ouarzazate, the gateway to the desert, famous for its Kasbahs. Watch the sunset while riding a camel in the Zagora dunes. Explore Ait Benhaddou kasbah, the most celebrated and well preserved live-in Kasbahs.
Distance: 350 km/ 6.5 hours
Travel from Marrakech on a breathtaking drive through the High Atlas Mountains. Enjoy dramatic views as we drive through the Tizi-n-Tichka Pass. We will arrive in Ait BenHaddou in the afternoon. After lunch we will explore this celebrated Unesco World Heritage site. We will reach Zagora in time for a sunset camel ride to our overnight stay in the dunes. There will be dinner and entertainment..
Distance: 160 km/ 3 hours
We will arrive in Ouarzazate, named the door to the desert and is famous for its movie industry and beautiful Kasbahs. It is calm and welcoming. This is where Mohamed grew up. You will have the option to visit their farm and have tea with his father who is 115 years old. This city is a perfect place to purchase Glaoui carpets and other handcrafts of Morocco. Evening walks are part of the culture. It is a great opportunity to people watch and take in the views of the Taourirt Kasbah, which is the backdrop to your hotel and a Unesco World Heritage site. You are walking distance to the souk. We will include dinner recommendations.
You may fall in love with Ouarzate and choose to stay an additional night! If not, we are on the road to Marrakech. You will arrive in the late afternoon. We will arrange a convenient drop off location.