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Kasbah Amridil

Ouled Yaacoub, Skoura 45502, Morocco
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Kasbah Amridil is a castle or a fortress of the 17th century, the family owner is Arabic, original from Saudi Arabia, the picture of the kasbah Amridil is on the bank-notes of 50 Dirhams, and it's the kasbah where the famous movies " Ali Baba and the 40 thieves " & " Lawrence of Arabia " were filmed.
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Ouled Yaacoub, Skoura 45502, Morocco
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Reviewed 4 days ago

We had a stop for about 30 to 40 mins to have a look around this Kasbah. Very interesting. And the guide was very knowledgable on the history. The artefacts were really fascinating. Finished off with mint tea. Recommended.

Thank Neil C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This kasbah near the small town of Skoura in the Saharan Desert was the best that I visited while in Morocco. Unlike many other kasbahs on the typical tourist route across this stretch of the desert, such as at Ait Benhaddou and at Ouarzazate, Amridil...More

1  Thank RomaZachary
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This well preserved Kasbah is worth visiting. Take a guide: he will tell you lots of interesting things about the Kasbah and the live in the Kasbah. From the towers, you have a great view of the Palmerie of Skoura

Thank Rik D
Reviewed June 10, 2017

Our Peregrine tour stopped at this amazing kasbah. Very impressive from a distance, and not to be missed. Our guide was excellent and told us about the kasbah architecture. The family are committed to looking after this beautiful kasbah. Hint: take your time, suitable footwear,...More

Thank Janr20
Reviewed May 31, 2017

This is one of the most beautiful and well preserved kasbah. The family that owns is it dedicated to its up keep and people living and working there are clearly passionate about its history. Mr Reda our guide was excellent! He knows the history and...More

1  Thank melhertel
Reviewed May 20, 2017

Our Rough Tours guide stopped at Kasbah Amridil for us to visit. Rough Tours bought our entrance and a young man named Ayoub was our guide. Ayoub spoke fairly good English and explained everything to us about the inside of the Kasbah and all the...More

Thank kaysquaredmcg
Reviewed May 18, 2017

told us a lot about kasbah architecture and living in it. He compared jewish, muslim and christian symbolics in a kind of indiana jones archeologist&scientist explaining while writing on a dusty floor with fingers and showing us his passion for presented. Fully recommended!

1  Thank Lagos L
Reviewed May 15, 2017

We checked into the Kasbah Ait Ben Moro, and had a guide walk us to this historic site. We came to a wide dry riverbed, which our guide says is their road to Mecca. Beyond the dried riverbed, peeking out from a palm grove, is...More

Thank AugustPhoenix
Reviewed May 13, 2017

This well restored Kasbah is presented by very knowledgeable guides who make it very much worth the few dirham entry fee. If you are travelling through the Atlas mountains, do not miss it! They described daily life, the features of the kasbah and how the...More

Thank James P
Reviewed April 20, 2017 via mobile

1 euro entrance, kind fatima can also prepare you a tea, while getting a private guided tour for 5 euros.

Thank Johnmir13
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