Besides the enthronement day, the cherry festival and the candle procession, discover another traditional Moroccan festival : the Tan-Tan moussem.
Morocco has numerous traditional celebrations, including the Tan-Tan moussem which is one of the most beautiful and important.
Since its creation in 1963, the Tan-Tan moussem has been forgotten for many years. But this important traditional Moroccan festival found a second life and is now celebrated every September in the city of Tan-Tan. The Tan-Tan moussem now is even listed as Masterpieces of the Oral and Intangible Heritage of Humanity by UNESCO.
During the festivities, different nomad populations of the Sahara desert gather and celebrate the culture of the beidane world with several activities, exhibitions and performances, notably a camel race, a carnival and folk dance shows.
A little advice from Hertz Morocco : rent a 4x4 to go to discover the Tan-Tan moussem.
Located about 330 kilometers from Hertz Morocco Agadir agency, the city of Tan-Tan and its moussem can be easily reached by car. You can rent a car in Agadir and discover this wonderful feature of Moroccan culture.