We will leave Marrakech early at 7 AM, we will cross the High Atlas by the road of the Tichka pass (the highest road in Africa 2260 M) where we will admire the summits of the High Atlas Mountains and the beautiful Berber villages with traditional houses of adobe.
We will arrive at the Kasbah of Ait Benhaddou, the most famous of these fortified Palaces in the region (Many other fortified Kasbahs dates to many centuries ago). It is a sand castle bordered by almond trees in bloom, recognized for its extraordinary beauty even by UNESCO, which is marked as world heritage sites. We will visit and discover the charm of its impressive Kasbah.
This world heritage served as a natural setting for several films: Lawrence of Arabia, the Mummy, Gladiator ..., after lunch in a local restaurant we will continue to Ouarzazate and visit the Kasbah of Taourirt another fortified ksar (palace) or enter the cinema museum to discover why Ouarzazate is known as the Hollywood of Africa ".The full day trip from Marrakech to Ouarzazate is started as early as possible (it is recommended) to take advantage of the day especially in winter that the days are shorter