Tamegroute, Zagora

4.0
#8 of 17 in Historic Sites in Souss-Massa-Draa Region
Discover Berber culture deep in the desert at Tamegroute, a village with a substantial population of Sufis and a sustainable pottery factory. A traditional learning and healing center located on the southern edge of the Draa Valley, the religious school touts cures for anxiety and high blood pressure. The school also has an impressive library. The site features sand-colored houses and a labyrinth of alleys known as ksour. You can take part in a cooking workshop, try playing darbouka drums, and learn how to make traditional pottery and glazed ceramics on market day. Arrange to visit Tamegroute and other attractions in Zagora using our Zagora trip site.
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  • Along the way to Erg Chegaga and we stoped by Tamgroute. It is used to be an old library and saw the manufacturing of pottery. The guide was very informative, we feel not rush to buy. Well...  more »
  • We have visited Tamegroute during a tour to Erg Chegaga and we loved it. A guide who speaks very good English took us through the kasbah, we visited the library and saw the manufacturing of pottery.....  more »
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