"Mountains, desert, oasis villages." Top 5 Page for this destination Province d' Ouarzazate by dabuwan

Province d' Ouarzazate Travel Guide: 655 reviews and 2,409 photos

The Ouarzazate province is located in central Morocco, right south of the High Atlas mountains, down to the Sahara desert and the border with Algeria. It is mainly a mountaineous, desertic region with terrific landscapes and many natural beauties and big contrasts, like snow in summer on top of the High Atlas peaks and unbearable heat year-round on the first sand dunes of the Sahara Grand Erg.
The places I enjoyed the most have been the Todra Gorges, the historical village of Tamegroute and the High Atlas mountains. Oh yes, there are sand dunes, too, but I was arriving from Algeria where I had seen nothing else than sand for the previous two weeks...

My other Morocco pages in VT:
- Marrakech
- Wilaya de Fes (Fes municipality)

  • Last visit to Province d' Ouarzazate: Jun 1991
  • Intro Updated Feb 17, 2003
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  • Jerelis's Profile Photo
    May 13, 2007 at 10:59 AM

    Nice tips and great pictures ... Thanx for sharing!

  • barryg23's Profile Photo
    Feb 26, 2007 at 12:46 PM

    The landscape around Ouarzazate looks great in your pictures.

  • awayhome's Profile Photo
    Mar 24, 2004 at 10:14 AM

    Fantastic place! I would love to go there someday. Great page, happy travel-))

  • nada1712's Profile Photo
    Nov 26, 2003 at 12:16 PM

    Morrocco is fascinating - beautiful pics of the Todra Gorge and Ouzarzarte Best wishes nada

  • sachara's Profile Photo
    Aug 28, 2003 at 8:52 AM

    Great page of this wonderful area. Funny I realise now, that I visited the same area in two parts with 25 years in between.

  • globetrott's Profile Photo
    Aug 12, 2003 at 4:37 PM

    An excellent page with great pics ! Todra Gorge was a great experience for me as well !

  • ncfg's Profile Photo
    Aug 9, 2003 at 10:36 AM

    Another great page about Marroco, it is indeed an exotic country. Thanks for sharing.

  • Bwana_Brown's Profile Photo
    May 17, 2003 at 8:44 PM

    Great shots of this area! It brings back memories!

  • Alice-Kees's Profile Photo
    May 5, 2003 at 12:00 PM

    There's even more to explore, having seen your pages on Ouarzatate! Thanks...

  • titti's Profile Photo
    Apr 30, 2003 at 1:13 PM

    again...nostalgia nostalgia nostalgia....


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