1 Agadir beach

Golden sand, top-class hotels and sun pretty much all year round make this the country’s number one seaside resort.

2 Surfing at Taghazout

Morocco’s top surfing spot, a village beach resort with a whole series of excellent right breaks attracting tubehounds both local and foreign.

3 Taroudant

Once the capital, this delightful walled town with two markets and bags of character is nowadays being dubbed “mini Marrakesh” by the tourist industry.

4 Ancient rock carvings

Across the whole region between Tafraoute and Tata, these prehistoric artworks attest to a time when elephants and giraffes roamed this neck of the woods.

5 Tafraoute

Tucked away in the Anti-Atlas mountains amid a landscape of strange rock formations, this friendly little town makes a great base to explore them from.

6 Sidi Ifni

A former Spanish enclave built from scratch in the 1930s with an Art Deco town hall, an Art Deco mosque and even an Art Deco lighthouse.

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