Tafraout

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Tafraout
Tafrawt / ⵜⴰⴼⵔⴰⵡⵜ
Town
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Tafraout is located in Morocco
Tafraout
Tafraout
Location in Morocco
Coordinates: 29°43′N 8°58′W / 29.717°N 8.967°W / 29.717; -8.967
Country  Morocco
Region Souss-Massa-Drâa
Province Tiznit Province
Population (2004)
 • Total 4,931
Time zone WET (UTC+0)
 • Summer (DST) WEST (UTC+1)

Tafraout (Berber: Tafrawt) is a town in Tiznit Province, Souss-Massa-Drâa, Morocco. It is located in the Anti-Atlas mountains in mid-southern Morocco. According to the 2004 census it has a population of 4,931.[1]

Tiznit is 78 km south of Agadir, connected by a major road. The roads to Tafrawt however are difficult to traverse - narrow, snakelike, and mountainous. It takes about an hour to reach Tiznit, where a left turn leads towards Tafrawt 107 km away.[citation needed]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "World Gazetteer". Archived from the original on 2013-01-05. 

Coordinates: 29°43′N 8°58′W / 29.717°N 8.967°W / 29.717; -8.967