Day trip to Ouarzazate from Marrakech
You will begin your journey leaving the bustling city of Marrakesh behind you and heading towards the highest pass in the Atlas Mountains: Tizi N'Tichka. At an impressive altitude of 2,260 metres, this pass offers a stunning vantage point to admire the surrounding landscape made of green forests, towering peaks and endless horizons. You will also be able to see a number of small, traditional Berber villages along the way.As you make your way back down from the mountains, your second stop will be the enchanting Ait Ben Haddou kasbah. This fortified village was declared a UNESCO World Heritage Site and it looks as thought it has risen out of the desert. This location featured in a number of films including The Gladiator, Game of Thrones and Lawrence of Arabia. It is located in the valley of the Ouarzazate river and its fortress provides breathtaking views of the rocky desert that lies at its feet.Your journey will then continue toward Ouarzazate, the largest Berber city in southern Morocco. It is also known as Africa's Hollywood due to the many film studios that are based there.
You can visit the old Kasbah Taourirt before to come back to Marrakech.
The tour includes the following:
- Completely private tour and hence no more people will be included.
- You can ask for halt whenever you want.
- Pick up and drop facility is provided.
- Journey to be arranged with car or 4x4
- Drivers and guides are English speaking.
Lunch not included.