Kasbah Telouet & Kasbah Ait Ben Hadou Marrakech Day Trip

Day Trips & Excursions in Morocco

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Visit of 2 Kasbahs; Kasbah Ait Ben Hadou & Kasbah Telouet Day Trip from Marrakech. Visit of Kasbah Ait Ben Hadou village.Visit of Kasbah Telouet. The tour takes full day fom 07:00AM to 19:00PM.
ItineraryThis is a typical itinerary for this productStop At: Ksar of Ait-Ben-Haddou, Ait Ben Haddou, Souss-Massa-Draa RegionAït-ben-Haddou is a ksar (Ighrem, in Berber) of Morocco inscribed on the list of the world heritage of UNESCO, in the province of Ouarzazate. It is part of the municipality of Aït Zineb. This is a striking example of traditional southern Moroccan architecture, on the side of a hill at the top of which was a collective attic (an agadir)Duration: 3 hoursStop At: Kasbah du Pacha el Glaoui, Telouet, Souss-Massa-Draa RegionThe Kasbah Telouet, sometimes also called Glaoui Palace, is a kasbah built in the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries. Located in the small Berber village of Telouet, in the rural town of Telouet, in the High Atlas Mountains, Morocco, its most famous occupant is probably Thami El Glaou.The current kasbah was built in 1860 by the Glaoua, next to an old kasbah whose remains are still visible today. It was subsequently greatly enlarged during the first half of the twentieth century by Thami El Glaoui. Legend has it that 300 workers worked for three years decorating ceilings and walls. These are made either of finely chiselled stucco, sometimes of zelliges for the walls, and cedar painted for the ceiling1. The roofs are made of ceramic tiles painted green.The result is a set of huge buildings, whose interior decoration shows an important wealth.Duration: 2 hoursStop At: Tizi n Tichka, Ouarzazate, Souss-Massa-Draa RegionSightseeingDuration: 10 minutesStop At: High Atlas Mountains, Marrakech-Tensift-El Haouz RegionSightseeingDuration: 10 minutes

What’s included

  • Hotel pickup at 07:00AM.
  • Hotel drop-off
  • Private tour
  • Transport by private vehicle
  • Transport by air-conditioned vehicle

What’s not included

  • Drinks
  • Food and drinks
  • Lunch
  • Entry/Admission - Ksar of Ait-Ben-Haddou
  • Entry/Admission - Kasbah du Pacha el Glaoui
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