Agadir – Morocco’s most popular city
Blessed with hundreds of sunny hours each year, Agadir holidays are one of the most popular options for visitors to Morocco. This is the kind of place where you spend your days lazing along the gorgeous coastline and wandering around the marina before finding that perfect spot to enjoy the sunset and dine on some divine cuisine. You will never be far from the beach in Agadir, with accommodation stretching along the endless, golden sand.
Things to do in Agadir
A prime resort bustling with life, Agadir is the heart and soul of Moroccan tourism. While many come just for the beach-life, they end up hooked by all the incredible opportunities and activities on offer.
The open air zoo, ‘Vallee des Oiseanux’ or ‘Valley of the Birds’ is a perfect spot to come and admire the many beautiful birds that inhabit the area. There is even a playground for children inside the park, so kids can play while the parents relax and admire the surroundings.
Boasting some of the finest fairways around, Agadir is abundant with vibrant green golf courses that test the mettle of even the finest golfer. With scenery of eucalyptus and palm trees there are few places that can rival Agadir’s beautiful courses; and few better places to spend your day as a keen golfer.
For a slice of culture, head to the buzzing hub of activity that is the Souk El Had. The third largest market in North Africa, the souk is an intense array of market stalls, vendors and endless opportunities to bring home a souvenir from the variety of leather, herbs and stunning ceramics for sale.
Agadir Where the streets come alive
With gorgeous, quiet beaches and national parks easily accessible, it’s no wonder hotels in Agadir have been popping up thick and fast. Relax in the knowledge that there is a huge variety of fantastic places to stay, from 3 to 5-star hotels, all inclusive resorts as well as escapes dedicated to the time old sport of golf.
From putting in the hours on the green to racking up the chips in the casino, Agadir holidays are full of surprises. Let yourself go and truly wind down in one of the top local hotels, many of which are kitted out with luxurious pools, beachfront views and boutique spa experiences.
Beaches, nightlife and camel riding
Full of excellent things to do, Agadir holidays are ideally suited to families and couples alike. Families can relish in the many opportunities to keep the little ones amused with trips to attractions such as the open air ‘Valley of the Birds’ zoo. Couples, meanwhile, are treated to endless, secluded beaches and romantic walks along the seafront promenade. Out on the water you can make a splash in a Jet-Ski adventure or dance the night away in some top nightclubs.
With beautifully maintained beaches that stretch as far as the eye can see it would be almost criminal not to indulge in some rest and relaxation on one of the provided parasols. Agadir boasts a Mediterranean climate so you can almost always expect hours of sunshine – all year round!
Those holiday-makers fascinated by history will also be happy with what Agadir has to offer. From museums housing old-fashioned Berber instruments to enlightening photography displays on the 1960 earthquake, you can stay amused for hours in these absorbing homages to history.