Earthquake Victims Memorial Wall

Earthquake Victims Memorial Wall

In Agadir, the architectural heritage is located in the city center, between Hassan the 2nd Avenue...

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The Seafront Promenade

The Seafront Promenade

Inspired by the Canary Islands, the seafront promenade is exclusively dedicated to walking lovers and...

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The Town Hall

The Town Hall

It was built by Emile Duhon, the architect of the late King Mohamed V, in a modernist style with the use...

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Wholesale Market

Wholesale Market

The wholesale marketwas built after the earthquake in only one year from 1964 to 1965. It islocated onthe...

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The  Amazigh Heritage Museum

The Amazigh Heritage Museum

Located on the Hassan the 2ndBoulevard on the AitSouss square, the Amazigh heritage museumis dedicated...

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The Administrative Center

The Administrative Center

The administrative centerwas made by the architect ElieAzagury. It is located at the corner of FAR Avenue...

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The Band Villas

The Band Villas

The “band villas”, were designed by Zevaco. They are in the Talborjt residential area, alongside a...

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The Firefighters Tower

The Firefighters Tower

The tower of the firefighters is located next to the central police station, not far from the Ibn Zeidoun...

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The Bank of Morocco

The Bank of Morocco

The Moroccan architect ElieAzaguryhas built this magnificent building with a modernist and functionalist...

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Olhao Garden

Olhao Garden

The city of Agadir contains many parks. Among them, the Garden of Olhao also called Portugal gardenis...

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The Central Post Office

The Central Post Office

The post office of Agadir city is located on Prince MoulayAbdellah Avenue. This monument was built shortly...

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The port of Agadir

The port of Agadir

  The port of Agadir is one of the largest in Morocco. It is managed by the National Ports Agency...

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Agadir city

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Agadir is a city in the southwest of Morocco, located on the Atlantic coast, approximately 500 km from Casablanca and 230 km from Marrakesh.

This is one of the main urban centers of Morocco, the sixth largest city and the largest resort in Morocco (in 2004 according to a census, the city had a population of 680 000 inhabitants). Agadir is the second tourist destination in Morocco after Marrakesh with many restaurants, shops, entertainment and hotels within the city and on the seafront promenade facing the Bay of Agadir. This bay actually belongs to the Club of the most beautiful bays in the world.

Agadir is located in the rich plains of Souss which has an enormous potential in agriculture and has enabled the Saadian dynasty to ensure the golden age of Agadir during the XVII century. Back then, the city was known for the export of dates, waxes, spices and gold.

The city is also a good base to explore the countryside as it is the capital of the Souss Massa DraaRegion :Imouzzer, Tiznit, Taroudant, Tafraout, Mirleft… and discover the traditions of the Berber tribes. The word Agadir actually comes from the Berber dialect named tachelheet and it means « fortified granary ».

Agadir Map