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From Marrakech: Day Trip to Ait Ben Haddou & Ouarzazate

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Embark on a captivating day trip from Marrakech to Ait Ben Haddou and Ouarzazate. Explore Berber culture and architecture while visiting ancient kasbahs and famous film and television sets.


  • Traverse the stunning High Atlas Mountains en route to Ouarzazate.
  • Explore the UNESCO-listed Ait Ben Haddou, a breathtaking ancient kasbah.
  • Discover the movie magic at iconic film studios and sets in Ouarzazate.
  • Wander through the historic Taourirt Kasbah and its labyrinthine corridors.
  • Enjoy a perfect blend of history, culture, and stunning natural scenery on this


Embark on an unforgettable day trip from Marrakech to Ouarzazate, a captivating city nestled in the breathtaking Moroccan desert landscape. Departing from the vibrant streets of Marrakech, you'll traverse the High Atlas Mountains, admiring awe-inspiring scenery and traditional Berber villages along the way. Discover the enchanting Ait Ben Haddou, a Unesco World Heritage site, and marvel at its well-preserved kasbahs, a testament to centuries of Berber culture and architecture. The intricate clay buildings and labyrinthine alleys make for a photographer's dream. As you arrive in Ouarzazate, you'll be transported to a world of ancient kasbahs and historical film sets. This city has been a favored destination for filmmakers, and you can explore famous movie studios and sets, where iconic films and TV shows were brought to life. Unearth the rich history of Ouarzazate by visiting the Taourirt Kasbah, once the residence of the Glaoui family, whose influence was once prominent in the region. Wander through its maze-like corridors and learn about the city's past. Venture into the serene landscapes of the Atlas Film Studios, where blockbusters like 'Gladiator' and 'Game of Thrones' were filmed. The surreal desert backdrop and ancient sets add a touch of fantasy to your journey.


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  • Please note, due to current construction works on the road, the trip may take longer than planned.

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