private transport

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GPS l’ane vert : 31.083914012988753 / -9.80983918354491

From Essaouira

63 km

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…

From Marrakech

231 km

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…

From Agadir

137 km

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…

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
300-330 MAD
Smimou
165-220 MAD
Marrakech - Marrakech airport
900-950 MAD
Agadir
660-770 MAD
Agadir airport
770-880 MAD

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!

public transport

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From Essaouira

63

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!

From Marrakech

231

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!

From Agadir

137

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!