We pick you up in the morning and leave the red city of Marrakech for a journey that takes us through breath-taking countryside via the High Atlas Mountains and over the Tizi n'Tichka pass which at2260 metresof altitude is the highest drivable pass in North Africa. We will discover a remarkable region which is characterized by its magnificence and also by beauty of its various landscapes.
On our way to Ouarzazate, we will stop for a visit of the famous fortified city of Ait Benhaddou which became a UNESCO World Heritage site; it has been the backdrop for many films as Gladiator, Prince of Persia and many others.
We will enjoy a city tour of Ouarzazate whose name is the Berber word for "no noise." We will also visit the impressive Taourirt and Tifoultoute Kasbahs which were the ancient residences of the Glaoui family, who were once the governors of Marrakech. Afterwards, we enjoy our lunch at local restaurant before returning to Marrakech in the evening.