Holidaymakers looking to get away to a warm exotic destination can turn to the North African country of Morocco for an affordable vacation. Aourir in Western Morocco is a beautiful destination with a lot of fun and interesting things to do in and around this village. Here visitors will find numerous different places to stay including self catering accommodation, villas, cottages and apartments.
Aourir has a good stretch of sandy beaches that are ideal for relaxing ad soaking up the sunshine. As it is situated on the North Atlantic coast there are some nice places to swim as well as try some windsurfing, sailing and other watersports. Surfing is especially popular here with tuition provided to people of all levels. The area is well suited to fishing with various trips offered along this coast. Visitors can take some pleasant scenic walks in and around this coastal village. In nearby Agadir there is also the option of night time horseback tours or holidaymakers might like to take an excursion on the back of a camel. There are several golf clubs in Morocco including four in Agadir; The Royal Golf Club, The Dunes Golf Club, Golf De l’Ocean and Soleil Golf Club. There are many places to dine in and around Aourir with traditional Moroccan eateries and seafood restaurants, while more options are available in nearby Agadir. Gifts and souvenirs can be found in the village souk. Self catering holidaymakers can purchase food and drinks from the souk or the local supermarket.
There are some interesting places to visit in Agadir including historic building and museums. Good examples are La Medina d’Agadir and Musee du Patrimoine Amazigh. Guided tours of other cities in Morocco such as Marrakech or Casablanca can be arranged as well as camel treks across the Sahara and taking in views of the Atlas Mountains. Other impressive places nearby include Paradise Valley, which is an area of outstanding natural beauty and the wonderful waterfalls at Immouzer. The Souss-Massa River National Park is 40 kilometres south of Agadir and is another beautiful place to visit.
The hottest time of the year in Aourir is usually July and August when the average maximum high temperature is about 28 to 29 degrees centigrade. These two months also average about nine hours of sunshine per day. There is hardly any rain between June and August. January and December see an average of six rainy days per month.
There are many flights to Agadir Al Massira Airport (AGA) from major European cities such as Amsterdam, Berlin, Brussels, Dublin, London, Milan and Paris amongst others. Aourir is approximately seven kilometres north of Agadir. Easycar and Europcar are the only car rental companies operating at the airport but there are taxis available outside the terminal building as well.