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The Kasbah of 50DH bill
Unlike many Kasbahs, Amridil till today is a will minted, still managed by the grand-children of the original builder MHAMED NACIRI EL HASKOURI. Son of Ahmed Bennacer the founder of Zaouia Naciria in Tamgroute. The Kasbah was built in the 17th century as an Islamic school, know in Morocco as Zaouia to teach Koran. Today Amridil is a must-see landmark in Ouarzazate. You’ll find a guide who can walk you through the history of the Kasbah, and show many old tools used in traditional daily life.
If you are traveling to Merzouga desert, it’s great to stopover for a quick stop to visit of the Kasbah. However, if you are planning to spend the day enjoying Skoura oasis, there is plenty of places to visit, walking, or even by riding horses.