Compare holidays to Agadir and look forward to touching down on Morocco’s North Atlantic coastline. Lying in the foothills of the Atlas Mountains, Agadir is now Morocco’s leading holiday resort thanks to its lovely setting, vibrant city centre and wonderful climate.
A busy port and a relaxing beach destination all in one, holidays to Agadir offer great diversity. Set your sights on this sunny Moroccan resort and soak up the charms of this vibrant city.
Agadir has been rebuilt since the city was badly affected by an earthquake in 1960. The new city lies a couple of kilometres to the south of the original site, with the architects and planners able to start afresh with developing Agadir. This has allowed the city to rise up as an important urban hub as well as a popular holiday destination.
You'll find a wide range of holidays and accommodation styles to suit all manner of tastes. There are plenty of places to stay for a great family trip, while package holidays to Agadir from Stansted Airport are very popular.
Agadir is bursting with authentic Moroccan culture. Head to the winding cobbled streets of the Medina de Coco Polizzi for a huge selection of craft stalls and museums, or the Souk El-Had on a Sunday for a myriad of fruits, veggies and spices or homewares such as Moroccan lamps and ceramics.
The Majorelle Garden is a lovely spot with exotic plants and fountains, while the Koutoubia Mosque and 19th century Bahia Palace are also worth a visit. Experience travel the Moroccan way with a camel ride through the countryside, or hit some balls at one of Agadir’s three golf courses. To the north of town is Essaouira with its fascinating tree-climbing goats, while you can see pink flamingos and wild gazelles at the Souss-Massa National Park to the south.
Holidays to Agadir from Stansted Airport will likely centre quite heavily on the city’s sweeping long beach that’s blessed with more than 300 days of sunshine throughout the year.