from £12 per person
Private day excursion from Marrakech to the famed Kasbahs in the atlas Mountians including Kasbah Ait Ben Haddou used a backdrop for Marco Polo, Gladiator and Game of Thrones.


A memorable one day excursion from Marrakech to the spectacular Kasbah’s at Telouet and Ait Ben Haddou. Two ancient fortified cities on the former caravan route from the Sahara to Marrakech. Ait Ben Haddou is a world heritage site that has been the backdrop to a remarkable 16 feature films including Gladiator, The Man Who Would Be King and Marco Polo. You will have an English speaking driver and a comfortable car or Minibus with air conditioning. The driving time is normally four to five hours covering 190 miles.

Your party will have exclusive use of the vehicle and can vary the itinerary as you wish, the driver can recommend viewing points and stops along the way. There are a variety of excellent places for lunch en route (not included in the price). The normal departure time is 8.00 am and you can expect to be back in Marrakech at 18.30.

Your dedicated vehicle will collect you from any hotel or accommodation in Marrakech. If you are staying in one of our wonderful Riads in the old town you will be met at the nearest medina gateway.

You do not have to be staying in one of our riads to book an excursion through us. Please pay attention to input the correct email address and phone number in the booking form. After your reservation is secured the local operator (patente 45191146) will use those details to contact you directly to arrange pick up.

Do not be concerned about late booking, if availability is showing on our system there is a vehicle available for you. Excursions are commonly booked the day before travel.

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  • English speaking concierge
  • Air conditioning
  • Complimentary WiFi
  • Unlimited mint tea
  • All rooms with ensuite
  • Breakfast at the time of your choice
  • Loan of local cell phone
  • Hair dryer
  • Evening meals prepared to order
  • Committed to responsible tourism
  • In room safe for valuables
  • In room mini-fridge
  • Giving back through Henna Café charity
  • World Storytelling Vegan Cafe
  • Flat screen TV with satellite channels
  • Hammam & massage
  • Free Marrakech Travel Guide iOS App
  • Free Marrakech Travel Guide Android App