Explore Tafraoute and Tiznit - 1 Day
From 22 € / Pax
From Agadir to Tafraout
Tafraout offers a natural and exceptional setting thanks to the pink granite mountains that surround it. It also offers fresh air thanks to its altitude of 1100 meters, Tafraout is surrounded by a myriad of rocks of various shapes, rising above a palm grove that shelters argan trees and plantations of almond and olive trees. In spring, the Tafraout valley offers a magnificent spectacle when the almond trees are in bloom. The Chleuhs or Ichelḥiyen inhabitants of the Tafraout valley cultivate grains and many fruit varieties, including almonds, Argan oil and various other types of natural or medicinal plantations
From Tafraout to Tiznit
Tiznit, the capital of the province nestled in the ground, is a haven of peace on the edge of the burning desert. Surrounded by its ramparts; walls of more than 5 km, Tiznit has 29 towers and 8 gates. First, you will stroll through the old medina with its open-air market, discover superb architectural designs with unique red houses and blue iron doors.
In Tiznit, you can enjoy the liveliness of the city and the charm of its surroundings. Walking through the alleys of the medina, first, visit the souk of the jewelers. Tiznit is very famous for the expertise of its craftsmen and jewelers, who populate the old quarter and work silver and gold in a fine delicacy thus creating remarkable objects and jewels. You can also visit the old souk, its architecture is exceptional. Sneak between the columns along the patios, and visit the workshops where the Tiznit craftsmen work with silver.
Departure to Agadir via the Youssef Ben Tachefine dam.
Departure from Agadir around 8 am.
Crossing The Souss region (spectacular mountains attracting many champions to climb, valleys and breathtaking panoramic views, a scenic nature naturally painted with the pink color of almond trees in bloom especially during January/February period)
Arrival in Tafraout, guided tour of the city
Visit the historical site: Napoleon's hat.
Visit of the site: Painted Rocks.
Lunch in a local restaurant with typical Tafraout specialties: Chicken or meat tagines with grilled almonds, Couscous with seven vegetables...
Road to Tiznit
Arrival in Tiznit: Visit of the ramparts, city tour, and the old Medina, visit of a jewelry cooperative...
Return to Agadir via the Youssef Ben Tachefine dam.
Pickup time: 8 AM or based on a request
Pick up Location: Your stay in Agadir or based on a request
Trip: Private solely for your party
Driver speaks: English/French/German
Duration: 1 Day (10-12 hours)
Return Location: Your stay in Agadir or based on a request
Possibility to stop for panoramic views: yes
Hotel pickup and drop-off
Private comfortable and air-conditioned Vehicle
Baby seat booster (Based on request free of charge)
Lunch (Optional from 7€/person)