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From Agadir or Taghazout: Desert Dunes Buggy Tour

1. From Agadir or Taghazout: Desert Dunes Buggy Tour

Start your day with the hotel pickup, followed by a drive south of Agadir to the Berber village of Takkat, where you will meet your guide. After an introduction to on-road and off-road buggy driving techniques, a briefing, and a practical advice session, you will hop on your buggy and begin driving. You will pass through the Berber villages of Benguemoud and Errouaiss, through farmlands, as well as through argan and fig forests. You may even meet nomadic shepherds. Next, weave your way through sand dunes and head to the beautiful sandy argan forest.  On the return drive, take a small break to rest, and stretch your legs, before completing your buggy trip, where you can enjoy the fresh natural air. Once you have recharged your batteries, continue to Takkat to meet your driver, who will take you back to your hotel in Agadir.

Agadir: City Tour

2. Agadir: City Tour

This Agadir city tour is a great way for visitors to discover the city and get some background history about the city.  Start the tour by visiting the Kasbah where you'll get an amazing view of the city from the top. Then, visit the biggest mosque in Agadir and discover Moroccan architecture and the sculptures on the walls of the mosque.  The third stop will be and argan oil factory where you'll learn all about the argan tree and it's oil. See the only place that is certified by the government to sell the pure oil and it's cosmetic products. The final stop on the tour is the souk market that's composed of about 300 shops. All kinds of shopping are available here and you'll get to spend around 60 mins because there's so much to see.

Agadir: Sahara Dunes and Paradise Valley Tour with Lunch

3. Agadir: Sahara Dunes and Paradise Valley Tour with Lunch

After departing from Agadir, you will make your way to the secret sand dunes of Timlalin, where the big dunes of Tagoba meets the Atlantic Ocean in a beautiful panoramic combination. Whilst here, you will get to explore the beautiful sand dunes, as well as the fishermen's houses along the beach. Once you have had enough of the beautiful landscapes of the sand dunes, you will head to the banana village, where a delicious lunch will await you in a local's house. Right after lunch, you will complete your journey, heading to the Paradise Valley pools between the High Atlas Mountains. The road to the Paradise Valley from Taghazout through the honey road and argan trees will definitely be an unforgettable experience during your holiday in Morocco. Once you arrive to Paradise Valley, you will take a short hike to the natural swimming pools, where your free time and swimming break will begin. After this refreshing break, you will drive back to Agadir, where you will arrive at approximately 4:30PM.

Agadir or Taghazout: SandBoarding in Desert with Lunch

4. Agadir or Taghazout: SandBoarding in Desert with Lunch

Start with a pick-up from your hotel at 2:00 PM. Then drive to Essaouira road, which provides incredible panoramic views along the way. You will pass by many villages including Aourir, Tamraght, Taghazout, Aghroud, Tamri and then Tighirt. Drive to the top of Tabouga mountain where you will stop to take pictures before driving back to the sand dunes close to the beach. Experience sand boarding and climb the sand ladder, leaving the beach behind. Enjoy the tranquility of the dunes.

From Agadir or Taghazout: 2-Day Sahara Desert Tour to Zagora

5. From Agadir or Taghazout: 2-Day Sahara Desert Tour to Zagora

• Day one: Agadir to Zagora Desert Head from Agadir or Taghazout toward Zagora via Saffrom Taliouine and Taznakht, the capital of Berber carpets. Enjoy lunch in Taznakht and stop at other spots along the way for beautiful views of the High Atlas Mountains, casbahs, and palm tree oases, before arriving in Zagora. Upon arrival, embark on a sunset camel ride around the dunes, or opt to save the ride for sunrise the next day. Settle into the nomad tents for a night in the desert. Enjoy dinner within a warm atmosphere of friendly people and local music. Share some laughs and enjoy the sky and the silence of the Sahara.  • Day two: Zagora Desert to Agadir via Ouarzazate Wake early on the second day to enjoy the sunrise and take in the last moments of the Sahara. Begin the journey back to Agadir after breakfast. Drive through the High Atlas Mountains and some more Berber villages en route to Ouarzazate, known as the Hollywood of Africa. Upon arrival, visit Taourirte Casbah and Atlas Cinema Studios. Then, head for the most famous casbah in Africa, Ait Ben Haddou, for free time to explore and have lunch in a local restaurant. Following lunch, begin the drive back to Agadir or Taghazout, arriving in the late afternoon.

From Agadir: Paradise Valley Visit & Sandboarding with Lunch

6. From Agadir: Paradise Valley Visit & Sandboarding with Lunch

After the pick up from your hotel the drive to Paradise Valley begins. On the way there you can see the ocean and the famous "Banana Village" Aourir. During the ride you can enjoy the views of the Atlas Mountains and take pictures from some beautiful stops. Once arrived in Paradise Valley a small walk down the hill leads you to the Oasis. There you will find natural pools to swim ins, places to reax and sunbathe and small coffees offering drinks as fresh juices and typical moroccan tea. Once the time in Paradise Valley is over the drive continues direction north to the village Tamri. On the way there you can see Argan trees and beautiful beaches and the Atlantic Ocean. In Tamri you will be able to try Moroccan Tajine for lunch and drink some traditional tea. From there it takes another ten minutes to arrive to Sand Dunes "Timlalin". With its stunning views and unique atmosphere its truly a magical place. You will be instructed by the guide on how to use the Sandboards. There is differnet steep and difficult levels, so everbody can enjoy the fun of riding down the Dunes. During breaks of this amazing activity you can enjoy the views over the endless sand meeting the Ocean and walk around discovering the place. Finished with Sandboarding the drive back to Agadir starts. It´s possible to see very beautiful sunsets on the way. After arriving in Agadir you will be dropped off in your hotel again.

Sand Dunes Desert Sunset Experience in Agadir or Taghazout

7. Sand Dunes Desert Sunset Experience in Agadir or Taghazout

One of the best attractions in Agadir Morocco are its authentic desert sand dunes. Throughout this half day tour you will experience these thrilling dunes, which are sure to be an attraction you will never to regret experiencing. Your half-day adventure to the Sahara Desert dunes of Agadir will begin with just an hour's drive north of Agadir along the Atlantic Ocean. As you drive alongside the coast, you will pass by many villages along the way, including as the surfers' villages of Taghazout and Tamrakht, and the banana village of Tamri. Later on in your tour, you will also enjoy a freshly-prepared delicious lunch in a local's house. Following Meal, you will drive to the sand dunes at Timlalin, where the big dunes meet the Atlantic Ocean. At the conclusion of your tour, you will return to your hotel after sunset in the evening.

From Agadir or Taghazout: Half-Day Coastal Boat Trip & Lunch

8. From Agadir or Taghazout: Half-Day Coastal Boat Trip & Lunch

After being picked up from your hotel or accomodation, set sail from the marina at 9:00 AM.  Sail in azure waters along the coast, getting gorgeous views of the city of Agadir and it's surrounding landscape from the ship. After soaking up the views and the sun, stop for a spot of fishing with the equipment provided onboard. Afterwards, continue sailing for a short time before stopping for a chance to swim in the clear blue Atlantic waters. After working up an appetite, enjoy a Moroccan barbeque of fresh fish and Moroccan salad prepared by the ship crew. After the tasty lunch, sail back to port and be dropped off at your accomodation by 3:00 PM.

Agadir: Sahara Desert Full-Day Tour With Lunch

9. Agadir: Sahara Desert Full-Day Tour With Lunch

Agadir Jeep safari is a full-day trip including lunch. On this true adventure, you’ll discover the region of Agadir on a 4 x 4 vehicle, jetting off road to various locations, all the while soaking up the beautiful landscapes unique to Morocco. The first stop will be to see traditional Moroccan pottery and ceramics.   Next, you’ll head to the savage beach, stopping to visit the caves of the fishermen, where you’ll be treated with an amazing view of the Atlantic Ocean. Cruise along to the national park of Massa and see the Sous River, the only known breeding site for the glossy ibis, flamingo birds, and marbled ducks.  Continue on to the ancient silver capital of Tiznit to see the walled ramparts and then enjoy a walk through the old Medina (Old City), browsing the handmade Berber silver jewelry along the way. In a local Berber house, sit down and enjoy a delicious lunch of tajine and couscous, served together with a dessert of local fruit and mint tea.  Enjoy some free time in the small Sahara dunes to take photos and marvel at the impressive landscapes. Before heading back, savor a final stop at the magnificent Dam Youssef Ibn Tachfine, reveling in the panoramic views from the top of the hill. Relax and reflect on the pleasant drive back to your hotel in Agadir.

From Agadir or Taghazout: Legzira Beach and Tiznit Tour

10. From Agadir or Taghazout: Legzira Beach and Tiznit Tour

Enjoy Day trip To Legzira beach, located south of the city of Agadir. During the journey, stop at the old walled city of Tiznit for a short stroll as you explore its charming streets. Start with hotel pickup from Agadir or Taghazout and travel south by minivan towards Legzira beach. On the way, make a quick stop at the old walled city of Tiznit, also known as "The Silver City." Here you can grab a quick drink or stretch your legs by walking through the heart of the city. Upon arrival at Legzira, enjoy some time on the beach by relaxing under the sun. Hear the sounds of waves crashing as you top up your tan. Or, you can walk under the majestic red stone arches which protrude out into the ocean. As lunchtime arrives, you can choose where you wish to sample some Moroccan cuisine, at your own expense. There are several restaurants beside the beach where you can enjoy the views of the waves while you sample local dishes. After lunch, drive back towards Tiznit for another brief visit, where you can shop for souvenirs. Then, relax on the journey back to Agadir and Taghazout through the Atlas Mountains.

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What people are saying about Taghazout

Overall rating

4.5 / 5

based on 297 reviews

During our holiday in Agadir we booked this experience to escape a bit from the "surf-ride-quad" frenzy we slipped in. This has been the best spent day of our time in Morocco! This is not a single experience, it is more of a portfolio of five different experiences packed into one. We had the safari, the desert/sand ride at full speed, the fishermen houses, an impressive dam with a great view and an outstanding lunch in a traditional house. Or guide Mohamed has been the most caring, polite and competent companion we could imagine. He drove extremely safely, especially at robust speeds in the sand, explained everything he knew and made every moment of the day as comfortable as possible. He used to be a concierge in one of the most luxurious hotels in the region and that style is full there. Kudos also for the way he managed an idiotic camel driver who aggressively asked an outrageous sum of money to ride his camels (outside of this activity, so nothing in their responsibility)

Our tour guide was nothing but fun and kind. We were the only people on the tour but he still spent the entire time chatting to us about the history and was enthusiastic. Would definitely recommend for a cheap and exciting couple of hours out around the city

We had such a nice time! And the food was amazing! Swimming in the sea was great too :) would go again!

Incredible landscapes, beautiful experiences, very friendly and attentive guide!

Really nice tour guide, really enjoyed it. Thank you