Agadir Shore Excursion : Guelmim and Sidi Ifni Tour from Agadir

Guelmim and Sidi Ifni Tour from Agadir

Agadir Shore Excursion : Guelmim and Sidi Ifni Tour from Agadir

Guelmim is nicknamed “Bab Sahra”, “The Gate of the Desert” is a city behind the arid slopes of the Anti Atlas.Depart from your Agadir hotel in the early morning for Guelmim, which is a city in southern Morocco, often called Gateway to the Desert (Doors of Desert). It is the capital of the Guelmim-Oued Noun region which includes southern Morocco (south of the Souss-Massa region) and northern Western Sahara. The population of the city is approx 117,000, making it the largest city in the region. The N1 and N12 highways cross at Guelmim and link it to the nearby region of Souss-Massa-Drâa. Guelmim is located just north of Asrir, which was the site of an important trade-route city and the capital of the Saharan tribes. It was known in Arabic sources as Noul Lamta. It is home to a camel market. When hippies “discovered” certain types of colorful African trade beads there in the 1960s, these became known as “Goulamine beads” though they were actually manufactured in Europe, primarily in Venice, Italy. Many of the inhabitants speak the Hassaniya dialect, as it is part of the Sahrawi-inhabited southern region of Morocco. Once there you will take a visit to the souk livestock (camels, sheep, goats.) before making a small detour to the Oasis of Tighmert to admire its splendid palm grove. Lunch will be at Tighmert or Sidi Ifni, Mirleft (a small town and rural commune in Tiznit Province of the Guelmim-Oued Noun region of Morocco). After you will head to Aglou (a small town and rural commune in Tiznit Province of the Souss-Massa-Drâa region of Morocco). Tiznit (is a town in the southern Moroccan region of Souss-Massa, founded in 1881 by the sultan Hassan I. It is the capital of Tiznit Province and has a population of approximately 50,000. Tiznit is well known for its silver jewelry, mint, daggers and sabres.) and Agadir!Before return to Agadir You will explore a magnificent Seaside road between Sidi Ifni and Aglou!

What’s included

  • Pick-up services from Agadir port and return
  • All transfers by a private air-conditioned vehicle
  • English speaking guide

What’s not included

  • Lunch
  • Drinks
  • Gratuities (optional)

Highlights

  • Family friendly
  • Skip the line
  • Tour is wheelchair accessible
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