Ait Ben Haddou Off The Beaten Path

  • Lower slopes
    Lower slopes
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    Late afternoon light
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    From the car
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Most Viewed Off The Beaten Path in Ait Ben Haddou

  • 1. Tizi n’Tichka Pass

    If you visit Aït-Ben-Haddou on a day trip from Marrakech, as many do (us included), you will take the N9 road across the Tizi n’Tichka Pass through the Atlas Mountains. To be honest, I enjoyed this...

  • 2. Telouet

    Travellers from Marrakech to Ouarzazate (and vise -versa) often detour to Ait Benhaddou. Not far from this site is another place well worth stopping at for an...

  • 3. Tamdaght Kasbah

    A further 7 km from Ait Benhaddou, of bitumen/tarmac road, is another Glaoui fortification the Tamdaght kasbah.I walked right around it as I was captivated by...

  • 4. Almond blossoms at Ait Benhaddou

    Visiting in February was fantastic for almond trees in full blossom around the area! - not just lots of snow on the mountains to get me excited, along with the...

  • 5. miss the touts and see some local life

    Park your car at Auberge Cafe Restaurant Kasbah du Jardin further down the road past the main entrance and parking area to Ait Ben Haddou - plus the advantage...

  • 6. A Different View

    Most visitors to Ait Ben Haddou just cross the riverbed and go through the main gates. They'll wander around town and, if they're feeling energetic, might even...

  • 7. The village itself

    While I found that the experience of the Kasbah was slightly lessened by too many tourists and salesmen, the briefest of walks the other way was the complete...

  • 8. Berber drum music

    This is one guy i made friendship with in Ait Benhadou. My friend and I end up slepping in this guys store and made some cuscus for them. Of course my olives...

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