"You will meet your guide in front of your riad or hotel in Ouarzazate at 9:00 am and start the day at the old Kasbah of Ouarzazate named Taourirt where you have time to explore the narrow pedestrian streets on your own. There is also the movie museu you’ll continue to the Atlas Corporation film studies where you can see the diverse sets and listen to the anecdotes of multiple movies and actors. Several famous movies were made in these studios. Have a look at the fortified city wall which has been us Pasha of Marrakech from 1912 to 1956. A part of this old Kasbah is used as a hotel/restaurant and the rest is slowly crumbling into the red desert sand. You continue your trip to the Oasis Fint where a traditional lunch is waiting at a local family’s home. There will be time to explore the quiet and peaceful oasis at the river together with a guide and learn about the local life of the friendly inhabitants. After you will be returned to Ouarzazate and dropped off at your accommodation.""""This full day private tour in and around the desert capital Ouarzazate gives you an overview of the film studios and different movie sites.Visit two ancient Kasbahs without hassle and take a tour of Ouarzazate
Hollywood of Morocco: Full-Day Private Tour of Ouarzazate
"At 9:00 am you will meet your guide in front of your riad or hotel in the city of Ouarzazate. Start the day at the old kasbah of Ouarzazate Taourirt where you have some time to explore the narrow pedestrian streets on your own. Afterward you can have a look at the movie museum just on the other side of the road. Continue to the Atlas Corporation film studios where you can discover the diverse sets and listen to the anecdotes of the multiple movies and actors. Several famous movies like Gladiator Babel and Prince of PersiaAt lunch time you'll travel a gravel road to Aït Ben Haddou and have a look at the fortified city wall used in the movie ""Gladiator"" starring Russel Crowe.The famous Kasbah Aït Ben Haddou the fortified clay city with its numerous ksars and kasbahs is listed as UNESCO World Heritage Site and has also been used for many shots for Hollywood movies. Enjoy a guided tour and have your dinner inside the city walls in an authentic restaurant befo
Full-Day Trip from Marrakech to Ouarzazate and Ait Ben Haddou
"This day trip takes you from Marrakech to Ouarzazate in a small-group tour right across the chain of the high Atlas Mountains and over the famous 'Tizi N'Tichka' passes 1412 miles (2260 meters) high the highest in the whole of Africa. All along the road you can see the Berber villages perched on the side of the mountains sometimes hardly distinguishable from the mountains themselves.As you reach the far side of the mountains the landscape changes dramatically becoming semi-arid and desert-like. Here is the Kasbah architecture with turrets on all the buildings adorned with grilled windows and soft peach coloured walls. These traditional houses are made of adobe highly suitable for the climatic conditions of the south.Following you journey through the beautiful valleys you will arrive at the ancient Kasbah of Ait Ben Haddou which is a UNESCO world Heritage listed site. After visiting the Kasbah you will then journey onward to Ouarzazate
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