Essaouira day trip Excursion from Marrakech
Historical journeys. Start this magic journey pick you up from your accomodation , by a comfortable car and a professional and friendly Driver/Guide.
We will get our road by crossing many Berber villages to arrive to Glaoui village and Kasbah Telouat. This Kasbah is remote, far away from the main Marrakech road and served as a palatial residence and headquarters of the powerful Glaoui tribe. The head of this family was the Pasha of Marrakech, the last of whom Thami Glaoui fled Morocco into 1965 after French Independence
as he supported the French rather than the return of the king, Mohamed V. Then continues to Ait Ben Haddou village then the historical Kasbah, you will have free time to discover the old and beautiful Berber architecture of Ksar Ait Ben Haddou. The Ksar, a group of earthen buildings surrounded by high walls, is a traditional pre-Saharan habitat. The houses crowd together within the defensive
walls, which are reinforced by corner towers. The Kasbah of Ait Ben Haddou, the most famous Kasbah in Morocco. This Kasbah sets the scene for many
Hollywood blockbuster films, such as “Alexander the Great” and “The Gladiator”... Ait Ben Haddou has been one of most known UNESCO World
Heritage Site since 1987.
In the afternoon you will return to Marrakech by crossing the High Atlas Mountains and Tizi n Tichka (2260m), where we will discover some Berber valley in your comfortable private transport.