Visit Ait Benhaddou and Ouarzazate on a full-day private tour from Marrakech that follows a spectacular route through the Atlas Mountains. Only 4 km away from Ouarzazate city center and for only Dh50 you can explore all the sets made for popular films such as Asterix Obelix.
An experienced guide will tell you all about the secrets behind the scenes that youve always wanted to know.
Ouarzazate asterix. With the flexibility to enjoy each site at your own pace a private tour is a personalized alternative to group excursions. And the best part is that all these sets remain. The name Ouarzazate comes from the Amazigh for quiet place and compared to many of its fellow Moroccan towns and cities there is a certain calm to be found here.
Ouarzazate located south of the High Atlas Mountains is the capital of cinema. Just 4km from Ouarzazate city center and for just Dh50 you can explore all the elaborate sets for popular movies such as Asterix Obelix. It was also the location of an episode of the television series The Amazing Race 10 and Game of Thrones Season 3.
On this page Visit Ouarzazate Best sights and attractions I make a list of best sightseeing places to visit in the city. Films like The Jewel of the Nile Asterix and Cleopatra or The Ten Commandments were filmed in this studio. Atlas Studios 4 km from Ouarzazate center.
Ouarzazate has stood at the edge of the Sahara desert for hundreds of years. See 193 unbiased reviews of Restaurant Ovelix rated 45 of 5 on Tripadvisor and ranked 1 of 70 restaurants in Ouarzazate. The Passion of the Christ Prince of Persia Babel Asterix Obelix and many more.
A city of palm trees sandy streets and blocky fort-like buildings this is the Morocco seen in a hundred movies. Asterix and Obelix Trailer. Mission Cleopatra Lawrence of Arabia The Man Who Would Be King Cleopatra Kundun Gladiator The Living Daylights and Alexander Kingdom of Heaven and Babel were shot there.
Films such as Asterix Obelix. Ksar of Ait-Ben-Haddou This town has been filmed numerous times like Ouarzazate and can be seen in the following films. Citation needed Most of the property lies in the nearby desert and mountainsMany sets from the filming of various movies remain in place and because of this the studio also operates with guided tours and has become a popular.
The Ouarzazate area is a noted film-making location. Mission Cleopatra 2002 Lawrence of Arabia 1962 Babel 2006 and many others. Morocco South Morocco Ouarzazate Atlas Mountains Film set for the movie Asterix and Obelix Mission Cleopatra in the Atlas film studios eStock Photo.
Ouarzazate film studios have an incredible amount of Hollywood and international films shot there making one of the most prominent and important film center and film shot destination in the world. View and buy royalty free and rights managed stock photos at eStock Photo. Ouarzazate was first used as a movie location when Lawrence of Arabia was shot in 1962.
Atlas Studios is a film studio located 5 kilometres 31 mi west of the city of Ouarzazate in MoroccoMeasured by acreage it is the worlds largest film studio. An experienced guide will tell you all about the behind-the-scenes secrets youve always wanted to know. Follow winding alleys through a mud-brick fortress visit Atlas Film Studio and explore Taourirt Kasbah before starting the.
Lawrence of Arabia Gladiator The Mommy and The Jewel of the Nile. A former garrison town and gateway to the Great Moroccan South Ouarzazate is now a Mecca of the 7th art for having served as the location for a multitude of cult films and series Lawrence of Arabia A Tea in the Sahara Kundun The Mummy Babel Alexander Asterix and Obelix. Enormous sets have been built to represent places like Jerusalem Tibet or ancient Egypt.
Mission Cleopatra Lawrence of Arabia The Man Who Would Be King Kingdom of Heaven Gladiator and Babel. Ouarzazate is a fabulous destination with a huge list of things to see and to keep you occupied for a couple of days up to a week. Mission Cleopatra 2002 Lawrence of Arabia 1962 Babel 2006 and many others.
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