Directions

PRIVATE TRANSPORT ( HIRE CAR )

GPS L’ANE VERT : 31.083914012988753 / -9.80983918354491

ESSAOUIRA – L’ANE VERT (63km)

From Essaouira – Take the national road heading south in direction AGADIR ( N1 )
You will pass a town called SMIMOU.

About 15mins after Smimou you will see a sign on the right saying PLAGE TAFNI
There will also be a blue and white sign for a hotel called “Tasgua-yan”
Turn RIGHT onto the road heading WEST…

MARRAKECH – L’ANE VERT (231km)

From Marrakech – take the directions to Essaouira. You will drive for about 3hrs, then 20km before ESSAOUIRA, right after OUNAGHA (little town) you will take the left turn in the round-about, direction – AGADIR

Follow the national Highway for about 1 Hour.
You will pass a town called SMIMOU.
About 15mins after Smimou you will see a sign on the right saying PLAGE TAFNI
There will also be a blue and white sign for a hotel called “Tasgua-yan”
Turn RIGHT onto the road heading WEST…

AGADIR – L’ANE VERT     (137km)

Take the national highway N1 in the direction – ESSAOUIRA.
You will drive for approximately 3 hrs.
You will pass a town called TAMANAR.

About 18kms (25mins) after TAMANAR, you will see a sign on the left saying PLAGE TAFENI
There will also be a blue and white sign for a hotel called “Tasgua-yan”Turn LEFT onto the road heading WEST…

HOW-TO-REACH-US-RESIZED

…Follow the road for approximately 12km (10mins). After the first beautiful view of the Tafedna bay you will see a gravel road on the LEFT.
At the top of the hill turn LEFT onto the gravel road (There is also a blue and white sign for the hotel tasgu-yan)
Continue on this gravel road for 2km (you will past a small village and mosque) until you go over a DRY RIVER BED and 50m afterwards turn RIGHT where there is a wooden sign for L’Ane Vert. We are at the of this road (700m).
Please print this off and follow. If there are any problems please call +212 6 36 67 69 26 or stop and ask a friendly local to point us out!

WE CAN ARRANGE A TAXI FOR YOU

We work closely with our trusted taxi driver, Said. He can pick you up from the airport, bus station or hotel (outside of a medina) and bring you straight to our door. The prices are for the whole taxi and you can fit up to 6 people in it.

  • Essaouira/Essaouira airport: 300/330MAD (day/night)
  • Smimou: 165/220MAD (day/night)
  • Marrakech/Marrakech airport: 900/950MAD (day/night)
  • Agadir: 660/770MAD (day/night)
  • Agadir airport: 770/880 (day/night)

We strive to give you the best prices for transport. Please remember we are on a gravel road that not all taxi drivers will travel on, so if another taxi offers you a cheaper price they may drop you off at the village – a 30min walk from L’Ane Vert.

 

PUBLIC TRANSPORT – BUDGET OPTION

ESSAOUIRA – L’ANE VERT (63km)

Take the bus at the ” Gare Routiere “( 10/15 MAD ) or shared taxi ( 15/20MAD )from ESSAOUIRA to SMIMOU. From there take a shared taxi to TAFEDNA, be aware there aren’t any more taxi after 4:30pm. If you can’t find a taxi we can arrange our driver to bring you here for 165dhs.
We are a 30mins walk from the village along the beach. Ask a local  to point us out!

MARRAKECH – L’ANE VERT (231km)

From Marrakech – take the bus at the train station click here to have the schedule ( 70 MAD ) or shared taxi ( 90MAD ) from MARRAKECH to ESSAOUIRA. When you arrive take a ” petit taxi ” ( 8 MAD ) to go the ” Gare Routiere ” (big bus station) Take the bus at the “Gare Routiere “( 10/15 MAD ) or shared taxi ( 15/20MAD )from ESSAOUIRA to SMIMOU. From there take a shared taxi to TAFEDNA, be aware there aren’t any more taxi after 4:30pm. If you can’t find a taxi we can arrange our driver to bring you here for 165dhs.
We are a 30mins walk from the village along the beach. Ask a local  to point us out!

AGADIR – L’ANE VERT     (137km)

Take a Local Bus ( 40/60MAD ) from the ” Gare Routiere ”  at INEZGANE towards Essaouira but ask to stop at SMIMOU. You cannot take CTM or SUPRATOUR as they will continue straight to Essaouira.
From Smimou take a shared taxi to TAFEDNA, be aware there aren’t any more taxi after 4:30pm. If you can’t find a taxi we can arrange our driver to bring you here for 165dhs.
We are a 30mins walk from the village along the beach. Ask a local  to point us out!