|• Mayor||Moulay Mahdi El Habibi|
|Time zone||WET (UTC+0)|
|• Summer (DST)||WEST (UTC+1)|
Tata (Arabic: طاطا, Berber: ⵟⴰⵟⴰ) is a town in south-western Morocco with a population of 15,192 according to the country's 2004 census. It is the largest town in Tata Province. It is situated on a desert plain of the Sahara Desert, southeast of Agadir and Taroudannt, close to the Algerian border and the mountain range Anti-Atlas at the foot of Jebel Bani. Tourists use the town as a base for excursions in the area. Tata lies on the N12 highway between to the north-east of the regional capital Guelmim and to the south of the neighboring region of Drâa-Tafilalet. It is also near to Algeria, although due to the remoteness of the area there is no border crossing.
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