Tazzarine is a city in southern Morocco, located on the N12 between Alnif and Nkob. This quiet town offers the visitor a beautiful view over the palm gardens and the city from the top of the mountains, a stroll here is a must. Tazzarine has quiet a number of Marabouts. These are cemeteries for religious leaders. Each year a folklore festival is held for the deceased. Tazzarine is very famous for its good quality of henna and dates.
Tazzarine is also a starting point of excursions to the desert. Just about 5 km out of town there are sand dunes where you could camp in the middle of the desert. Not far away from Tazzarine are petroglyphs of Ait Ouazik. These rock carvings date from about 5000 years BC. The site can easily be reached by car. If it happens you travel to this region do you self a favor : spend a night in the dunes under dozens of stars, it will be a lifetime experience
How to get to Tazzarine?
If you are traveling from Marrakech, there is a daily bus. The service is held by CTM which also stops in Ouarzazate. From Zagora it is more easy with a shared taxi ride than by bus. The best way to travel here is to rent a car, this way you have the opportunity to discover all that the area has to offer.
Where to stay in Tazzarine?
Well, Tazzarine has a few hotels where you can enjoy your stay during your trip. If you’re looking for a calm riad, just a 10 km from the town there is a riad called Riad du Sud. This riad offers 9 comfortable rooms with private bathroom and air conditioning. This is one of the best hotels in Tazzarine according to Tripadvisor.