1-day excursion to high atlas mountains

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Overview

This 1-day excursion to High Atlas Mountains from Marrakech to Ait Ben Haddou Kasbah is right for those who cannot spare quiet at some point but anxiously wish to urge a glimpse of the majestic desert of Morocco. Visit this UNESCO World Heritage Site that was a perfect place for several Hollywood blockbusters.

Travel across the High Atlas range by a comfortable 4WD or minivan following the traditional caravan routes and pass a series of lush oases, spectacular kasbahs, and imperial fortified villages. Marvel at one of the world’s cultural treasures classified as a UNESCO world heritage site and thus the backdrop to several Hollywood movies, the fortified Kasbah of Ait Ben Haddou.

Visit the grandiose Taourirt Kasbah in Ouarzazate, which is a historic fortified residence Once there, you can test camel riding skills during a festival of laughter and show the important hospitality of the Moroccan desert (Not included in the price).

Discover the scenic great thing about the High atlas mountains on a 1-Day Trip from Marrakech to Ait Ben Haddou.

HIGHLIGHTS OF THE 1-day excursion to high atlas mountains:

  • Explore the Berber villages of the high atlas and enjoy the beautiful landscapes.
  • Travel to the traditional city of Ouarzazate
  • Marvel at the ancient architecture and visit the Berbers for a fresh mint tea.
  • Discover the World heritage UNESCO kasbahs of taourirt & Ait ben Haddou
  • Have a guided walking tour to Ait ben Haddou kasbah
  • Enjoy a traditional lunch at a local restaurant with a panoramic view of the Kasbah
  • Visit the cinema museum of Ouarzazate
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Program itinerary of the 1-day excursion to High Atlas Mountains from Marrakech:

A 1-day excursion to High Atlas mountains trip will start at Marrakech, from which we will depart towards Ouarzazate, which is a city known for its calmness. We will be driving through the High Atlas Mountains, specifically the Tizi N Tichka mountain pass, which is 2260 meters high. We will meet many small Berber villages along the way, at which we will make multiple stops in order to appreciate their magnificent landscapes. We will reach our first destination of the trip, which is the old Ksar of “Pacha Glaoui”, also known as the Kasbah of Talouet.

The next Kasbab that we will visit is the fortified Kasbah of Ait Ben Haddou. Ait Ben-Haddou is a recognized UNESCO world heritage site, and a location where many important international films were set, like Gladiator, The Kingdom of Heaven, Sahara, etc. Next, we will pay a visit to two last Kasbahs, Taourirt and Tifoultoute, before finally returning where our 1-day excursion to the Atlas Mountains from Marrakech comes to an end in the afternoon.

1-day excursion to high atlas mountains
What our clients say:
Xavier S
2022-07-01
3 day trip Fez to Marrakesh Amazing trip! We had Mohammed as a guide and he was so sweet and caring. The advantage of being in a small group is that you get to stop wherever you want to take pictures, you simply need to ask! We are backpackers so we weren’t too sure about the hole organized trip thing but it was perfect as we were in a small group and had a lot of freedom! Thank you so much Mohammed for this amazing time!
Mônica G
2022-06-16
Viagem Incrível A viagem foi incrível, curti vários lugares, experiência única que vale muito a pena, um país com uma cultura marcante e pessoas acolhedoras, recomendo conhecer Marrocos.
Judit M
2021-11-22
"Magical Trip in Morocco" I’m so glad I found this travel agency to be my host in my trip. They provide extraordinary programs, which we wholeheartedly recommend to all who want to see the real Morocco. The food and clothing that this country have are very unique and worth the whole way here, and sleeping in the desert camp under the open sky, where only the sky is our blanket is magical. You can go by riding camels or take a 4×4 they back to the hotel which gives you the choice to choose your best way. The attendants are very kind and provide a high quality service. If you are planning to visit this wonderful country, make sure to rely on this agency and you are guaranteed to have a magical experience. Add this in the end... Thank you Hassan, and see you soon again Let's Visit Morocco
Mary Joy
2020-08-30
A New Fave Destination “Expectation vs. Reality” the line I want to describe about Morocco.😊 At first, I don’t have high expectation about the country but when I landed on it, I felt “WOW”. I felt like I am in my comfort zone. The travel agency is so accommodating and friendly. They entertain and guide all of us in every destination. So far, All of the places had a really great impact just like ice cream that have so many flavors that in every taste of it, you feel satisfied! It was really a great experience and a new fave destination that I want to go back and where my heart felt at ease. I really recommend this place and the travel agency for a worthy and memorable travel. ❤️❤️❤️❤️❤️❤️
Varsha
2020-06-21
Incredible and exotic Morocco worth a visit more than looking at pics or videos. Amazing food, accommodations and wonderful sightseeing and World Heritage sites. Highly recommended!!! Come travel, explore and discover Morocco!!!
july h
2020-05-21
"lo mejor de lo mejor" "Marruecos es un gran lugar para visitar y el uso de los servicios de esta compañía lo haría muy especial y memorable. Excelentes servicios y muy amigables y responderían todas las preguntas necesarias para conocer este país cultural"✌️😇
Eri A
2020-05-17
Paseo 🙂 Fuimos a Marruecos con mis amigos y fue una experiencia muy agradable, una organización increíble y el servicio que prestaban era impresionante,te explican muy bien si tenías alguna duda. La gente que trabaja es muy amigable y sociable. Pasamos un paseo inolvidable y la experiencia adquirida fue única, muy recomendable visiten Marruecos no se arrepentirán.
Natty A
2020-05-16
Grandes vacaciones Marruecos maravilloso Un viaje excelente, con un servicio de primera. Quisiera volver a repertir esa experiencia maravillosa.
R F
2020-05-04
Why don't you take the opportunity now? The tours offered here show a very attractive point of view of Morocco, definitely recomended! The guide Hassan will welcome you, and solve all of your questions in a way that will make you feel like at home.
Heydy P
2020-04-18
“Marruecos con let’s visit Marroco” Gran tour a Marruecos, los lugares, la historia que te explican, la paciencia que tiene al explicar todo, mostrar la cultura del lugar, muy recomendable 👌.

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