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Ait Ben Haddou and Telouet

Any Time
From Marrakech

The Day trip to Ait Ben haddou is a recommanded day trip. And Ait Ben Haddou is a well known old Kasbah, thousands of tourists visit it every year. The day trip to Aitbenhaddou starts from Marakech city. The Guide will join you to the lobby of your Riad or Hotel at 07h30 am. After you had your breakfast, we will start our journey towards Ait ben Haddou Kasbah, We will cross the Atlas Mountains and many Authentic Berber villages to reach one of UNESCO’s preserved international monuments since 1987. This is a popular Kasbah (a fortified village) in the area surrounding Ouarzatozate.

On your way to this historical monument, you will cross the mountain pass of Tizi n Tichka, 2260 metres high, full of exquisite snow peaks during the winter time.


Your guide will take you to Telouet Kasbah, owned by the Glaoui Family during the time of French colonization. You will resume your journey and stop to take photos in Ounika valley, which used to be a road for caravans to Ait ben Haddou.

Upon your arrival at Ait ben Haddou, you will have time to walk with your guide around the Kasbah and the village where many international films were produced, including “Gladiator” and “Lawrence of Arabia”.

You will then have your lunch in a lovely local restaurant, before walking to the top of the Kasbah, before being escorted back to Marrakech.


Ait Ben Haddou and Telouet Trip Highlights:

  • Cross the Tizi-n-Tichka pass in the Atlas Mountains
  • Visit the pacha Glaoui Kasbah of Telouet Learn about the Glaoui Family.
  • Visit the UNESCO world heritage site of Ait Ben Haddou
  • Drive the old caraven route and Ounilla Valley.

Ait Ben Haddou Day Trip – What is included in the Day Trip?


  • Private air conditioned Toyota Landcruiser or similar plus fuel.
  • The services of a professional and experienced English speaking driver and/or guide.
  • Pick up and drop off from your accommodation.
  • Lunch


Ait Ben Haddou Day Trip – Departure & Arrival


  • Pick up Time : 7:30 am Winter Time / 8:00 Summer Time
  • Drop off : Around 7:30 pm

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