Festivals

Agadir and Essaouira are music hotspots, so it is no surprise that both cities host popular music festivals. Held in July, Agadir's Festival Timitar celebrates native Berber music, while Essaouira's world-famous Festival of Gnaoua, held each June, hosts international musicians as well as native ones. Various towns around the Anti-Atlas have developed festivals to celebrate aspects of local culture, including in Taroudant (focusing on traditional music every June); Tafraoute (celebrating the almond blossom in February); and Tiznit (honoring the Amazigh New Year in January).

Previous Travel Tip

Car Travel

Next Travel Tip

Safety

Advertisement

Book A Trip
  • HOTELS

  • FLIGHTS

  • PACKAGES

  • CARS

Trip Finder
Store
Travel Phrases

Learn Arabic Phrases before or while you're on the go!

Download Now