Azrou is a small Moroccan city 89 kilometers south of Fez, in the Meknes-Tafilalet region.

Azrou, which means rock in the indigenous Tamazight Berber language, is located in the

heart of The Middle Atlas region of Morocco between Meknes, Fez, Ifrane, Midelt and


The cheerful,hassle-free Berber town of Azrou is 17 km from south of Ifrane.Surrounded by

pine and cedar forests, it is a relaxing spot to wind down after the pressure cooker of Fez.

The Azrou region is known for its Berber carpets. It is also the venue for one of the region

best weekly souqs,so try to time your visit for market day (Tuesday).