Southern Morocco Surf Trip, 7 Days, Surf, Morocco
During this Morocco Surf Trip, we will be taking you in some places of stunning natural beauty, surf the best waves, stay in selected local accommodations or camp under millions of stars & you’ll taste the best camel meat barbecues & Tajines our Saharan chef makes.
Southern Morocco Surf Trip
Southern Morocco Surf trip is our most popular Sahara desert surf tour. On this Morocco Surf trip, you’ll get a taste for the Sahara as we take in at least 500km of coast south of Agadir, scoring waves at secret spots along the way as the landscape changes and Saharan desert dunes appear.
Starting out from Taghazout, we’ll go anywhere the surf is best between Taghazout and Tarfaya, sandwiched between the sand dunes and the sea. Here surrounded by waves on all sides there’s a castle in the ocean – Casa Del Mar – as well as some great waves north and south of Tarfaya.
In this Morocco Surf Trip we will be taking you in some places of stunning natural beauty, surf the best waves, stay in selected local accommodations or camp under millions of stars and you’ll taste the best camel meat barbecues and Tajines our Saharan chef makes.
Situated on the north-west coast of Africa, Morocco is exposed to the frontal lows coming off North America, pumping out solid north and north-west ground swell that charges the Moroccan coastline. While the winter storms in the northern hemisphere give Europe rain, cold temperatures and strong on-shore flow, in Morocco the sun shines and the surf is going off.
The coastline of Morocco looks like it’s been drawn by Picasso with a density of breaks and a variety of surf qualities, providing unreal surf potential. There is more to the Surf Trip Morocco than one may think, from long 500-metre peelers to shallow death-defying slabs, there are waves that suit all ability levels. Our knowledge of the Moroccan coastline gives us the advantage to score the best waves with the conditions we have on any given day.
There is surf in Morocco all year round but for those seeking heavy barrels or long carvable peelers the main surf trip, Morocco season starts from October to March.
Top world-class waves, Un-surfed and secret spots scattered along over 1500 km of coast. There is a big chance that you will be the first ever to surf some spots. Empty surf, good and bad. If you see a surfer in the Sahara you feel like you want to have a chat. Generally, you’re pretty much guaranteed to have the waves to yourself. There is a variety of quality waves – beach-breaks, reef, slabs and point-breaks. Sahara is not an easy surf trip – expect long drives and hikes in the desert to get to surf spots. Hot weather in the day and cold temperature at night. People in the Sahara are friendly and welcoming. As you travel south through towns and villages you feel like travelling back in time. Surf is unpredictable, it is similar to a game of hit and run where experience makes all the difference. Surfing the Sahara desert coast is truly a lifetime surf experience.
Getting To Morocco
These Morocco Surf Trips start from Agadir. To get here you can either fly directly into Agadir airport, which is well served by budget airlines from across Europe, or you can fly into Marrakech, which has a greater range of direct flights. We recommend using Momondo or Sky Scanner to find the best flight options.
Transfers to and from Agadir airport and bus station are included in all packages. Marrakesh airport transfers are included for groups of four people or more.
If you have an EU, US, Canada, AUS or NZ Passport then, so long as your visit is for no more than ninety days a visa is not needed. Your passport must be valid for three months from the date of entry into Morocco. South Africans will need a visa – you can get this from your nearest Moroccan Embassy.
Travel Insurance is essential and you are responsible for making sure you have adequate travel and health cover for your stay in Morocco. We do not accept any responsibility for surf injuries, loss or damage to property during surf trips.
Activity Level: Challenging
This trip is suited to intermediate to advanced surfers. If you’re not a good surfer, you will still have an amazing time but will not be able to take advantage of the amazing, often remote waves that we will be searching.