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Zagora Tourism

Assalām 'alaykum! (Hello in Arabic)

Zagora is a small town located in the Draa River valley of Souss-Massa Draa in the south-east of Morocco. The city is named so, as it flanked on two sides by mountains. Its original name was ‘Tazagourt’, which meant ‘Twin Peaks’. Every year, Moussem festival of Moulay Abdelkader Jilali, a Sufi saint is celebrated here which attracts a lot of tourists from all over the world. A peculiar, well-known sign reading ‘Tombouctou 52 days’, is placed at the town border, which is referred to as the approxiamte time for reaching Timbuktu in Mali, by a camel or on foot.

Assalām 'alaykum! (Hello in Arabic)

Zagora is a small town located in the Draa River valley of Souss-Massa Draa in the south-east of Morocco. The city is named so, as it fla...

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