Top things to do in Anti Atlas Mountains

Top Choice Moroccan in Tafraoute

Restaurant La Kasbah

Decorated with rugs, lanterns and jewellery, this licensed restaurant serves dishes including tajines, harira (lentil soup) and the house speciality, nomad tortilla: kalia (minced meat with tomato, peppers, egg, oni…
Notable Building in Tafraoute

Maison Berbere Traditionnelle

Maison Traditionnelle stands in the largely uninhabited old hilltop village, where bulging boulders have been incorporated into the pisé (rammed earth) walls of the centuries-old houses. You can visit the Carved Gaz…
Museum in Ameln Valley & Jebel El Kest

Maison Traditionnelle

At Oumesnate, 6km from Tafraoute, follow the signs through the village and then the footpath to this mountainside museum house. The three-storey granite, palm and argan house, some 400 years old, was inhabited by 20…
Moroccan in Tata

Oasis de Rêve

Located on the edge of the souq at the southern end of Tata's main drag, Oasis de Rêve has a friendly owner with a smidgen of English and the ability to rustle up something good most times of the day. How does chick…
Bar in Tafraoute

Hôtel Les Amandiers

Order a Flag Special or Heineken from the inside bar and then retire to the outside deck for great views. Just the ticket if you've been mountain biking or hiking amid Tafraoute's quirky landscapes. Note it's an uph…
Moroccan in Tafraoute

Restaurant L’Étoile du Sud

L’Étoile du Sud serves a good set menu in a rather kitsch Bedouin-style tent. You may have to share the place with tour groups, particularly at lunchtime, but the service is professional and on warm nights it’s one …
Arts & Crafts in Tafraoute

Maison du Troc

A good range of Berber and Tuareg products, including pottery, jewellery, cactus-silk blankets and camel-wool kilims (carpets). Products are sourced from across the Anti Atlas region, not just locally.
Cafe in Tafraoute

L’Étoile d'Agadir

Recommended by readers, this is Tafraoute's favourite cafe for a continental breakfast in the morning sun. After serving breakfast, L'Etoile remains open for drinks throughout the day.
Gifts & Souvenirs in Tafraoute

Au Coin des Nomades

Berber handiwork and local souvenirs at reasonable prices. Hours are sporadic, but adjacent shopkeepers usually phone owner Houssine Laroussi if he is not around.
Arts & Crafts in Tafraoute

Maison Tuareg

Stocks Berber and Tuareg carpets, jewellery and souvenirs from the Atlas, Rif and Sahara. Also has a booth opposite Hôtel Salama.