2 Day Marrakech to Ouarzazate Tour


A 2-Day Marrakech to Ouarzazate Tour promises a thrilling journey through Morocco’s mesmerizing landscapes, rich culture, and historical sites

DEPARTURE LOCATION : Your hotel / riad in Marrakech

ARRIVAL : Marrakech


  • Private A/C Vehicle + fuel
  • Accommodations with Dinner and Breakfast included
  • English/French/Spanish speaking driver


  • Entrance fees
  • Lunch meals & Drink

2 Day Marrakech to Ouarzazate


Marrakesh – Ait Benhaddou


  1. Departure from Marrakech: Start early in the morning to make the most of your day. Consider hiring a private car or joining a guided tour for convenience.


  1. Cross the High Atlas Mountains: Enjoy the scenic drive through the Tizi n’Tichka Pass, stopping at viewpoints for stunning panoramic photos.


  1. Lunch in a Local Village: Stop at a roadside café or a traditional Berber village for a delicious lunch, sampling local dishes like tagine or couscous.


  1. Visit Ait Ben Haddou: Arrive at the UNESCO World Heritage Site of Ait Ben Haddou in the afternoon. Explore the ancient ksar (fortified village), wander through its narrow alleyways, and admire the mud-brick architecture. This location has been featured in numerous films and TV shows, including Game of Thrones and Gladiator.


  1. Overnight Stay: Spend the night in a local guesthouse or riad near Ait Ben Haddou, enjoying the tranquility of the desert surroundings.

Ait BEN HADDOU - Ouarzazate - Marrakech


  1. Explore Ouarzazate: After breakfast, drive to Ouarzazate, known as the “Hollywood of Morocco.” Visit the Atlas Film Studios, where many famous movies were filmed, and the Taourirt Kasbah, a historic fortress.


  1. Lunch in Ouarzazate: Enjoy a leisurely lunch at a local restaurant, savoring Moroccan cuisine and refreshing mint tea.


  1. Return Journey: Depart Ouarzazate in the afternoon for the return journey to Marrakech. If time permits, make stops along the way to capture more scenic views or visit additional attractions.


  1. Arrival in Marrakech: Arrive back in Marrakech in the evening. Depending on your energy levels, you can either relax at your accommodation or head out to explore the vibrant souks and lively Djemaa el-Fna square for some last-minute shopping or dining experiences.

Additional Tips:

  • Pack Essentials: Carry sunscreen, a hat, comfortable walking shoes, and plenty of water, especially during the summer months when temperatures can be high.
  • Reserve Accommodation in Advance: Book accommodations in Ait Ben Haddou and Ouarzazate in advance, especially during peak tourist seasons.
  • Flexible Itinerary: Be prepared for unexpected delays or changes in plans due to road conditions or other factors. Flexibility is key to enjoying your journey.
  • Respect Local Customs: Remember to dress modestly and respectfully, especially when visiting religious sites or conservative areas.
  • Stay Safe: Exercise caution while traveling, especially if you’re driving. Be aware of your surroundings and follow any safety recommendations provided by locals or tour guides.

Enjoy your journey from Marrakech to Ouarzazate, and may it be filled with unforgettable experiences!

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