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“low ceilings” (3 reviews)
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Avenue Mohammed V, Ouarzazate 45000, Morocco
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Very interesting Kasbah within the town of Ouarzazate. Amazing would have loved to have been here for sunset and sunrise. It seems surreal, and not so far from the old town. Would have liked to stay overnight. Hint: book early, stay overnight, be there for...More

Thank Janr20
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Very interesting buildings.Taourirt Kasbah, is not so far from Ouarzazate old town, and this is a very charming place. An amazing view from the window of the Kasbah.The rooms are nicely decorated and full with spirituality, ancient lifestyle.The story of this kasbah is very interesting....More

Thank Asiyah Noemi K
Reviewed 13 May 2017

The Kasbah Taourirt was originally a cross-point for African trade caravans enroute to North Africa and Europe. I get a few shots of the pre-WWI German Krupp cannon that sits outside the door, the property of the Pasha of Turkey during the French Occupation. It...More

Thank AugustPhoenix
Reviewed 21 April 2017 via mobile

Had a nice visit with kids in tow to this Kasbah which is within the town of Ouarzazate. Walkable from a few local hotels. It's a beautiful building but probably better appreciated with a knowledgeable guide since there are no signs explaining historical/cultural/architectural details of...More

Thank QuakesNewYork
Reviewed 20 April 2017 via mobile

This Kasbah is in the city centre and easy to access. If you already had a guided visit in another kasbah, there is no need to pay for a guide. They all repeat the same general information.

Thank Johnmir13
Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

This is the only kasbah we officially toured on our visit to Morocco. Not because it was the best, simply because it was the first. It is interesting to hear the information about the way people lived. The fact that 3 wives lived in one...More

Thank Travelling G
Reviewed 9 April 2017 via mobile

We visited the Kasbah and had very good explanations from a local guide. If you are staying there or even just going for a day, it is worth having the visit as it doesn't last long and you learn a lot about the history of...More

1  Thank 872Chris
Reviewed 1 April 2017

After you pay admission (nominal) you will be approach by a guide. I do recommend hiring one as our guide was very knowledgeable about the history of the Kasbah. They are restoring it so you get to see how the floors were made.

1  Thank SoloBusinessWoman
Reviewed 18 March 2017

We toured this kasbah as a part of our Gate 1 tour itinerary. We were first taken through the Taourirt village where people currently live and work and that led into the Kasbah Taourirt. Definitely do both! I was most fascinated with the colorful doors...More

1  Thank Sandra M
Reviewed 13 March 2017

Its on every itinerary so Im sure you wont miss it but make sure u see it. Fabulous old kasbah on a small hilltop area. Many movies have been filmed here included Gladiator among others. If it is hot bring some water, the climb isnt...More

Thank TheTravelPirate
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