Unesco Sites And Ouarzazate Full Day Tour From Marrakech - Marrakesh

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Tour Information

Key Details

  • Mobile Voucher Accepted
  • Hotel pickup Available
  • Duration: 8 Hrs
  • Departure Time :
    7am
  • Departure Details :
    Departure will be from your accommodation or from the airport or railway or train station
  • Return Details :
    Returns to original departure point
  • Cancellation Policy :
    Cancel up to 2 days in advance for a full refund

Overview

Experience a fabulous journey from Marrakech to Ouarzazate, where you will experience breath taking views of valleys and desert landscapes. Ouarzazate is known as a gateway to the Sahara Desert. Its huge Taourirt Kasbah, home to a 19th-century palace, has views over the rugged local landscape, which features in several movieslike Gladiator and Lawrence of Arabia. You will travel to ouarzazate via Tizi n'Tichka (2260m), the highest pass in North Africa. Discover a remarkable area characterized by the magnificence and beauty of its varied landscapes. You will stop for a visit of the famous (Kasbah) fortified city of Ait-Ben-Haddou. Classified as a UNESCO World Heritage Site. You will also get to enjoy a visit to the city of Ouarzazate, whose name is the Berber word "no noise." Visit Taourirt and Tiffoultoute which were the former residences of Glaoui (Old Pasha of Marrakech). Then, you will have lunch at a local restaurant before we drive you back to Marrakech.

Highlights

  • Family friendly
  • Ideal choice for families
  • Romantic experience, perfect for couples

Know More about this tour

Our driver will take you from your Riad or hotel in Marrakech at 07:00 am. We will travel towards the High Atlas Mountains. We will cross the Tichka pass, it is a curvy road on 2260 m High Mountain. Many Berber villages are located in this area. We will pause to take some pictures in this wondeful area. Ait Ben Haddou Kasbah is a UNESCO site and backdrop for many western movies, it is near a salty river. This Kasbah has served as a setting place for famous movies like Gladiator, Prince of Persia, Scorpion King and others. This fortress is a corner stone in Moroccos South history. We will wander among its lanes and you can take pictures from a scenic place in the Kasbah. We will spend one hour walking through the Kasbah.Then you will have chance to take Another pause for lunch in a restaurant with a scenic view over Ait Ben Haddous Kasbah. After the second pause, we go on to Atlas Studios. It is a studio where movie makers work on movies. Here, we find customs of many western movies. Our trip will goes on to Ouarzazate city to visit Taourirts Kasbah. It was formal residence of Moroccos south ruler. Here, you will know about Kasbahs history. And how does a ruler of a kasbah lives inside it. Our drive reaches to Tifoultots Kasbah, a ruin Kasbah in the south of Morocco. By 04:00 pm, we will leave Deserts Gate to go back to Marrakech, Palms capital or the red city. We pass from Tichka pass again to set feet in Marrakech at 07:00 am, our driver drop you off in your hotel or Riad, which concludes our services.

Inclusions

  • Local taxes
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Transport by private vehicle
  • Lunch
  • All taxes, fees and handling charges
  • Entrance fees
  • Bottled water
  • Local guide
  • Private tour
  • Small-group tour
  • Transport by air-conditioned minivan

Exclusions

  • Alcoholic drinks (available to purchase)
  • Gratuities (optional)

Additional Info

Confirmation will be received at time of booking

Infant seats are available on request if advised at time of booking

Children must be accompanied by an adult

May be operated by a multi-lingual guide

Vegetarian option is available, please advise at time of booking if required