Ouarzazate is a city from the bowels of the earth, in the middle of the desert in the south of morocco, with a variety of scenery as elusive as they are breathtaking, burning sand, snow-capped peaks, palm groves and green oases, haughty ksours, Fortified villages and sumptuous Kasbahs, it's all the idyllic charm of a city of another millennium.
Two magnificent kasbahs hang the traveler, dazzled by so many beauties: that of Taourirt and that of Ait Ben Haddou, located 30 km from the city. UNESCO has inscribed these two kasbahs as World Heritage.
In Ouarzazate, equipped with splendid and luxurious hotels, one can make a stop before venturing into the desert where all sorts of sensations embellish the trip.
Day 1: Marrakech - Kasbah of Telouet - Ait Ben Haddou
Departure from your hotel in Marrakech by air-conditioned vehicle in the morning and head to Ouarzazate. Admire the majestic Moroccan landscape and small multilevel villages that you will climb into the High Atlas through the rolling Tizi n'Tichka pass. Continue on the winding road to the Kasbah of Telouet, an ancestral home of the Pasha Glaoui of Marrakech. Enjoy a leisurely lunch at the historic kasbah (at your expense), then cross the path that Telouet used to be a trade route connecting sub-Saharan Africa to Marrakech.
Once you reach the beautiful red and green olive landscape of the Ounila Valley, discover the Kasbah Ait Benhaddou, a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Watch a beautiful sunset from the top of the Kasbah Tower before dining and checking into your hotel.
Night: hotel in Kasbah Ait Benhaddou
Day 2: Ait Benhaddou - Ouarzazate - Oasis of Fint - Marrakech
Enjoy breakfast and then get back in your air-conditioned vehicle for the drive to Ouarzazate, the site where movies such as Lawrence of Arabia, Star Wars and Gladiator were filmed. Enjoy the panoramic view and visit the ancient Kasbah of Taourirt, another UNESCO World Heritage Site and home to two movie studios and the Cinema Museum. Explore the studios and continue to the Oasis of Fint, a beautiful palm grove composed of four traditional Berber villages. Visit a Berber house and enjoy Moroccan mint tea. Sit down for lunch (at your expense) and return to Marrakech at the end of the afternoon.
- Admire the landscapes that are between Marrakech and Ouarzazate during this beautiful circuit.
- Visit the beautiful oasis fint; a splendid and magical place full of palm groves ...
- Visit the ancient and famous kasbah of Ait-Ben-Haddou Telouet and that of Ben Haddou
- Discover the most beautiful scenes of villages and the elevated views of the mountains as well as the mode of Berber life.
What is included?
- Private Transport with professional driver
- air conditioned luxury vehicle and all comfort.
- Transport Insurance
- Accommodation in a hotel or riad of comfort in half-board (includes dinner and breakfast)
- Monuments fees
- Quality service