Ait Benhadou & Telouet
Start/End :Ouarzazate - Ait Benhaddou - Ouarzazate
Duration :Full Day
Highlights :Kasbah Ait Benhaddou - Kasbah Telouet
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Kasbah Ait Ben Hadou and Telouet
Departing after breakfast to Kasbah Ait Ben Hadou a UNESCO world heritage site a 32 Kilometre drive from Ouarzazate where we will visit the Kasbah used as a backdrop for various Hollywood movies and a its strategic location as a cross roads from the old caravan roads linking Marrakech and Essaouira with Timbuctoo.
We will then continue our journey crossing the High Atlas Mountains to the Kasbah of Telouet which was built by Pasha Glamour and located next to the salt mines from where the fortified town gained its power in the past by trading salt with gold.
We will then explore the Kasbah viewing luxury households of the past and enjoying lunch within a cosy traditional restaurant before we take the highway back to Ouarzazate.