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Located in a desert landscape, Aït Benhaddou is a filming location for epic movies like “The Mummy,” “Gladiator,” “Alexander,” and “Prince of Persia.”
Visit Ait-Ben-Haddou, one of Morocco’s best preserved ksars and a UNESCO World Heritage Site, on this Ait-Ben-Haddou day trip from Marrakech.
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