This day trip from Marrakech to Ait Ben Haddou Kasbah & Ouarzazate. ideal for those who are in a short time for visit Moroccan Sahara desert, it is one of longest day tours from Marrakech. but you will be delight by across the High Atlas Mountain range Tizi Ntichka pass at an altitude of 2269 meters, you will admiring landscape views dotted with Berber villages. Visit the fortified village Ait Ben Haddou consider as the UNESCO World Heritage Site.


  • Drive across the High Atlas Mountains
  • Enjoy the scenery through high Atlas peaks and Tizi Ntichka Pass
  • Visit one of the fortified villages of Kasbah Ait Ben Hadou
  • Explore Ouarzazate known as the gate of Sahara desert

Ouarzazate day trip from Marrakech itinerary:

Marrakech -Ouarzazate


learn something about Moroccan culture and join our private day trip from Marrakech and Kasbah Ait Ben Hadou. Our adventure full-day tour from Marrakech begins early from the hotel. Our drivers will take you through the High Atlas Mountains where will stop to admire Berber villages and beautiful wild landscapes. On our way through Tizi-N-Tichka pass (2260m), it is the highest major pass of North Africa. As you will have a full lesson about Moroccan past and culture by visiting the UNESCO World Heritage Site, Ait Ben Haddou, which is at present inhabited by just five families, Once inside the Ksar you can only walk and admire the old mud buildings and many manual souvenirs which lie on the narrow alleys. We will continue our way till Ouarzazate, known as ´The gate of the Sahara desert. Ouarzazate town is a noted film-making location, with Morocco´s biggest studios inviting many international companies to work here. Films such as The Mummy(1999), The gladiator(2000), a part of tv series Game of Thrones were shot here. After some time at leisure, we will be heading to the beautiful Atlas Mountains. We will end Full day trip from Marrakech to Ait ben Haddou & Ouarzazate in the evening in Marrakech, where you will be a drop-off at your hotel in Marrakech.

  • A/C modern vehicle driven by an English speaking driver/guide
  • Pick up / drop off at your hotel/ riad
  • Guided tour of Kasbah Ait Ben Hadou is Included

  • Lunch & beverages
  • Entrance fees to museums, film studios

Number and Price per person
1/170€ 2 /80€ 3/65€ 4/50€ 5/35€ 6/30€ 7/17/25€

Things to Remember for Marrakech to Ouarzazate day trip:

  1. The indicated driving time is 7 hours exclusive of lunches, sightseeing, and picture taking
  2. Kindly Ouarzazate Film Studios might be occupied at certain times of filming crews that using the whole studio
  3. Entrance fee to the studios in Ouarzazate are 60 Dirhams per person (Not included )
  4. The day trip to Ouarzazate is very tiring, remind that you will bet ready to spend 7 hours in the car before booking with us

Marrakech day tour to Ouarzazate view on map

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