Ouarzazate

Explore the south of Morocco via the Tichka Pass and Telouet Track. Ouarzazate is a gateway for excursions across the Draa Valley and the desert. Visit ‘Glaoua’ country and the UNESCO World Heritage village (‘ksar’) site of Ait Ben Haddou, the Skoura palmgrove and the ‘Street of the 1000 Kasbahs’.

Ouarzazate is located in the middle of a bare plateau, south of the Atlas Mountains. The town is inhabited by Berbers who constructed several ‘kasbahs’ or palace quarters. It is a famous location for making films. ‘Lawrence of Arabia’ and ‘Star Wars’ were shot in Ouarzazate.

For more information and reservations, please contact your riad host.

Highlights

Camel Ride
Camel Ride

After visiting Ouarzazate, go on a camel ride into the Sahara desert at sunset.

4x4 Drive
4x4 Drive

Drive from Marrakech to a desert tent camp.

Activity Information

Activity Type
Around the Resort