Puntos de Interes

Cedar forests

Being sincere, few are the travelers who arrive to Azrou to visit the city, as it is their cedar forests that have made the area famous.

The most famous inhabitant of these forests is the great Cedar Gouraud, the largest ancient cedar of the region. Unfortunately, he died a few years ago because of a plague of Procesionarias.

A few meters from the cedar Gouraud you will find souvenir stands, drinks and peanuts. These last posts have created their business thanks to the hundreds of Gibraltar monkeys that inhabit the area, because people love to go “play” with macaques and feed them.

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Ouarzazate, the Desert Door

Uarzazat or Ouarzazate also known as the Desert Gate is characterized by its variety of landscapes, the hospitality of its people, the richness and diversity of its folklore and the architectural authenticity of its habitat. Surrounded by a mountain range, it is situated at 1,160 meters altitude, Ouarzazate is born from an outpost created by the Foreign Legion in the…

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Tizi N’Tichka

Tizi N’Tichka, or Alto de Tichka, is the highest road passage in North Africa, with a height of 2260 meters. The name of the step comes from joining several words in Tamazight (ⵜ ⵉ ⵣ ⵉ ⵏ ⵜ ⵉ ⵛ ⴽ ⴰ) and means “difficult mountain pass”. They link the south-east of Marrakech with the city of Ouarzazate through the…

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