Ouarzazate is the nerve center of all of southern Morocco. City served by an international airport, its magnificent landscapes have made the region of Ouarzazate.
an important venue for the film industry, which has the magnificent scenery it needs for its big-screen films: must we remember "Lawrence of Arabia", "Alexander" or "Gladiators" not to mention "Asterix and Obelix ", and others.
During your trip to Ouarzazate you will find film studios that can be visited and which still hosts film crews as the surrounding landscapes are splendid: they are well worth those Colorado or Arizona in the United States! Before visiting the great south of Morocco and its vast expanses of desert, a trip is required to Ouarzazate is a little like the clap of the beginning of a dazzling film that will make you live emotions unknown.
Ouarzazate is also the meeting point of different cultures of the region.Here you are in Berber territory (women are also less likely to be veiled).
This excursion from Marrakech is perfect for those who wish to have a glimpse of the desert and the magnificent Kasbahs built by the Berbers (Lords of the Atlas).
EXCURSION PROGRAM (1day):
the duration of the excursion is around 4H to go
departure around 7am
around 45 minutes begins to go through the Atlas Mountains
after 2 hours of driving makes a small stop in the middle of the road
up to the Tichka Pass, the highest road in Morocco (2260 m)
small photo stops at the passage of Tichka
stop to visit kasbah has benhadou with a guide who speaks your language (included)
take the road to Ouarzazate
2 stops in Ouarzazate (the movie studio and kasbah taourirte)
lunch and coffee
MEETING POINT :
Pick up at your hotel / riad / accommodation in Marrakech. If you stay inside the medina (old town), your meeting point will be at the point accessible to the nearest vehicles.
MEANS OF PAYMENT :
The payment is made directly to our driver at the end of each service.
You can pay with your currency or dirhams.
PRICE FOR EXCURSION TO OUARZAZATE:
from 1 to 4 people: 120 euros
for each additional person: 10 euros