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Aït Benhaddou with High Atlas

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This fortified village (ighrem or ksar) was established along the former caravan route between Marrakech and the Sahara desert. In more recent times it served as the scene for various movies. Representing a great example of earthen clay architecture, Aït Benhaddou has been declared a UNESCO World Heritage Site in 1987.

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Created
on Monday 29 March 2004 by Martin Mergili
Visits and license
5426 visits, CC BY-NC-SA 4.0 DEED license