Sahara & South

THE SOUTH OF MOROCCO

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Travel to South Morocco

Welcome to South Morocco, a land of captivating landscapes, rich history, and warm hospitality. In this enchanting region, you’ll discover a tapestry of experiences that will leave you in awe. From the vast Sahara Desert to the vibrant Ouarzazate, South Morocco offers an irresistible blend of natural beauty, cultural immersion, and unforgettable adventures. Join us on a journey through this magical destination that will enchant all your senses!

South Morocco is a treasure trove of experiences waiting to be explored

WHY VISIT THE SOUTH OF MOROCCO?

A trip to South Morocco promises an incredible blend of cultural immersion, natural wonders, and warm hospitality. Each destination will leave an indelible mark on your heart. Embrace the vibrant colors, savor the aromatic flavors, and immerse in the rich tapestry of Moroccan traditions.

The allure of South Morocco lies in its ability to transport you to another world, where ancient history meets modern allure, creating an unforgettable adventure that will stay with you long after your journey comes to an end.

THE DAZZLING DUNES OF THE SAHARA

Venture into the heart of the Sahara Desert, an otherworldly landscape that will transport you to a realm of endless golden sand dunes. Embark on an exhilarating camel trek across the Erg Chebbi or Erg Chigaga dunes, witnessing mesmerizing sunrises and sunsets that paint the sky in hues of orange and gold. Spend a night under the starry desert sky and gaze up at the twinkling stars that blanket the vast desert sky in a traditional Berber camp. Here you’ll savor local cuisine, listen to captivating stories, and feel the rhythmic beats of traditional music.

Location on the map of Sahara And South Region (Morocco)

Let the endless sands of the Sahara Desert cast their spell upon you

Sand dunes. Sahara desert
Dunes in Sahara Desert

THE ANCIENT WONDERS OF OUARZAZATE

Continue your journey towards the fascinating city of Ouarzazate, known as the “Gateway to the Sahara”. Explore the impressive Kasbah Taourirt, a UNESCO World Heritage site that proves the region’s historical significance. As you wander through the kasbah, you’ll feel as if you’ve stepped into a scene from a mythical tale.

Delve into the world of filmmaking at the Atlas Studios, where numerous Hollywood blockbusters have been filmed, including “Lawrence of Arabia” and “Gladiator”. Take a behind-the-scenes tour to witness the magic of movie-making and immerse in the enchanting atmosphere of this cinematic wonderland.

Nearby, discover the stunning Ait Ben Haddou, an ancient fortified village that has served as the backdrop for many movies and TV shows. Its intricate mud-brick architecture and breathtaking views make it a photographer’s paradise.

Ouarzazate Morocco
Ouarzazate Atlas film studio

THE MYSTICAL HIGH ATLAS MOUNTAINS

As we journey further south, we encounter the awe-inspiring High Atlas Mountains, a majestic range that stretches across Morocco. Embark on a scenic drive along the Tizi n’Tichka pass, a winding road that reveals panoramic vistas of snow-capped peaks, lush valleys, and traditional Berber villages.

Explore the picturesque town of Imlil, nestled in the foothills of Mount Toubkal. Hike through terraced fields, visit local Berber homes, and savor a traditional tagine while admiring the breathtaking mountain scenery.

Mount Toubkal Trek

EXPLORE THE ANCIENT KASBAHS

Uncover the secrets of South Morocco’s majestic kasbahs, fortified citadels that once housed powerful rulers and served as strategic trade hubs. Journey through the captivating valleys of Dadès and Draa, where these architectural marvels rise proudly against the rugged landscapes.

Visit the renowned Ait Ben Haddou, a UNESCO World Heritage site and the backdrop for many famous films, and witness the grandeur of kasbahs like Taourirt and Telouet.

kasbah Taorirt. Ouarzazate
Game of Thrones Route in Morocco

DISCOVER THE OASES AND GORGES

Marvel at the lush green oases that are present in the arid landscapes of South Morocco. Traverse the dramatic Todgha Gorge, with its towering red cliffs and a meandering river, creating a breathtaking spectacle.

Experience the tranquility of the Skoura palm grove, where thousands of date palms provide shade and serenity, and explore the enchanting Valley of the Roses, known for its fragrant blooms.

Todgha Gorge or Gorges du Toudra is a canyon in High Atlas Mountains near the town of Tinerhir, Morocco

EMBRACE AUTHENTIC BERBER HOSPITALITY

Throughout your journey, feel the warmth and hospitality of the Berber people, the indigenous inhabitants of this region. Engage in cultural exchanges, savor traditional mint tea, and gain insights into their ancient customs and way of life.

Experience a homestay in a traditional riad, where you’ll be welcomed like family and have the opportunity to learn the art of Moroccan cuisine.

YOUR ADVENTURE BEGINS NOW!

The South Morocco is a place where ancient traditions intertwine with modernity, where vibrant cultures come alive, and where every corner holds a story waiting to be discovered.

Embark on this extraordinary adventure, where ancient traditions, awe-inspiring landscapes, and the genuine hospitality of its people will leave an indelible mark on your heart. Let the magic of South Morocco unfold before your eyes!