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Marrakech Best Excursions: Ait Ben Haddou Day Trip
If you’re looking for a way to experience the best of Moroccan culture and history, then look no further than the Ait Ben Haddou Day Trip from Nomad Excursions. Located near Marrakech, this day trip takes you to the UNESCO World Heritage site of Ait Ben Haddou – a fortified village located in the Atlas Mountains. This trip is perfect for those who are looking for an immersive cultural experience, with plenty of opportunities for taking photos and exploring the town’s rich history.
The Ait Ben Haddou Day Trip begins with a pickup at your hotel. From there, you’ll be driven to Ait Ben Haddou in an air conditioned vehicle. Along the way, your guide will point out sights of interest, allowing you to get a better understanding of the region and its history. You’ll also have the chance to stop for a traditional Moroccan lunch at a local restaurant.
Upon arrival in Ait Ben Haddou, you’ll get to explore the town’s UNESCO World Heritage site with your guide, learning about the interesting history of this fortified village. The town was once an important trading post for caravans travelling between the Sahara Desert and the city of Marrakech. Its unique architecture, consisting of earthen clay walls and flat-roofed houses, has been featured in numerous films throughout the ages.
After exploring Ait Ben Haddou, you’ll return to Marrakech by late afternoon. Along the way, you’ll have the chance to visit the Kasbah of Telouet – a former palace built in the 19th century, and now a popular tourist attraction.
The Ait Ben Haddou Day Trip from Nomad Excursions is the perfect way to experience the best of Moroccan culture and history. Whether you’re looking for a chance to take stunning photos or just want to learn more about the country’s past, this trip is sure to leave you with an unforgettable experience. Book today to ensure your spot!
What is an Ait Ben Haddou Day Trip?
Ait Ben Haddou Day Trip is a guided tour that takes you to the historic fortified city of Ait Ben Haddou in Morocco. The day trip typically includes pick-up from your hotel or residence, a guided tour of the city and its monuments, a traditional lunch, and a drive back to your accommodation
How long does an Ait Ben Haddou Day Trip last?
An Ait Ben Haddou Day Trip typically lasts 10-12 hours, depending on your pick up and drop off locations.
What monuments and sites can I visit on an Ait Ben Haddou Day Trip?
On your Ait Ben Haddou Day Trip you can visit the Ksar of Ait Ben Haddou, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, and the Kasbah Taourirt, an ancient fortress. You can also explore the many markets, shops, and potteries in the city.